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Sat, 13 Nov



外国人向けカルチャー教室 英語でハイキング 〜Hiking Tour of Yasu~

A Culture Class for Foreign Residents ~Hiking Tour of Yasu~ A Tour of Yasu's Historical Spots

外国人向けカルチャー教室 英語でハイキング 〜Hiking Tour of Yasu~
外国人向けカルチャー教室 英語でハイキング 〜Hiking Tour of Yasu~


13 Nov 2021, 09:00 – 14:00

三上山周辺, 日本、〒520-2323 滋賀県野洲市三上 三上山


A Culture Class for Foreign Residents

A Tour of Yasu's Historical Spots

~Hiking Tour of Yasu~

View the beautiful nature of Yasu in autumn while hiking through the route through Mt Mikami. The route will begin from Mikami Shrine, up to the peak of Mt Myokoji, before finally reaching the magaibutsu, the ancient statue of Buddha carved into the rockface of the moutain itself. Experience the incredible nature and history of Yasu, with explanations given in English and simple Japanese.

Date : November 13th, 2021 (Saturday) 9:00 (Rain date: Saturday(Nov,20th)

Meeting Place : Yasu City Hall Minami Bekkan (By YIFA office)

Route : An approximately 8km-course around Mt Mikami


9:18 Bord bus

9:34 Alight bus(Maedaguchi)

9:40 Mikami Shrine

10:05 Yuki Memorial Rice Field

10:15 Tempo Gimin Monument

10:30 Enter the moutain path

12:30 Summit of Mt Myokoji (break)

13:00 Descend Mt Myokoji

13:15 Magaibutsu of Mt Myokoji

13:30 Return via Nakasendo

14:00 Arrive at Yasu City Hall

Aimed at : Foreign residents and accompanying Japanese

Fee : Foreign residents/YIFA members 300yen

Non-members 700yem

(This includes bus fare, insurance, and materials)

Capacity : 15 people

Apply bu : November 8th(Monday)

Important info: Please bring a light snack such as onigiri for lunch, a drink, and a mat to use for the break time. Please wear attire appropriate for climbing, and shoes with reasonable grip. Please wear a mask at times when talking, such as the break time.


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