• Temple in the mountains, Japan / Luke Zeme / CC BY-NC-SA; https://flic.kr/p/dy7snP

Tours

Congress Tours

SOLD OUT  Pre-tour: Shodoshima / 26th-28th Aug
shodo

Course:
26th: Workshops-1
27th: Workshops-2 / Participate in the Pre-symposium
28th: Travel along an old sea route
Meeting time / place: 8:40am 26th August at Shin-Osaka station

Transportation: Bus and Charter ship
Leader(s): Yoshimi Kawashukuda

Cost: Free of charge for WAC8 participants
Passenger capacity: 80 (First come, first served)
Detailed information

Sold out
 One day pre-tour: Nara-Ikaruga fujinoki2

Course: Fujinoki Kofun, Horyuji Temple, Jikoin Temple and the Museum, Archaeological Institute of Kahsihara
Date & Time: 27th Aug 7:30am – 6:30pm

Transportation: Bus
Cost: JPY 10,000
Leader(s): Kazuaki Yoshimura and Makoto Tomii
Passenger capacity: 40 (Minimum number: 20)
Detailed information

 

  One day mid-tours / 31st Aug  
Closed

Contact: Kazuo Ichinose / ichinose(at)tachibana-u.ac.jp

Himejijo

Himeji Castle

goshiki

Goshiki-zuka Tumulus

Mid-tour 1:  Hyogo 


Course:

Himeji castle, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Archaeology and Goshiki-zuka Tumulus
Transportation: Bus
Cost: JPY 15,000
Leader(s):
Passenger capacity: 40 (Minimum number: 20)

Azuchi Castle ruin

Mid-tour 2:  Shiga 
museum

Azuchi Castle Archaeological Museum

Cancelled

Course:
Enryakuji Temple, Azuchi Castle Archaeological Museum and Seeing in Omihachiman

Transportation: Bus
Cost: JPY 15,000
Leader(s):
Passenger capacity: 40 (Minimum number: 20)


Heijo Palce Site

Mid-tour 3: Nara
DSCF0038

Todaiji Temple


Course
:Heijo Palce Site, Todaiji Temple and Yakushiji Temple

Transportation: Bus
Cost: JPY 15,000
Leader(s):
Passenger capacity: 40 (Minimum number: 20)

Mid-tour 4: Osaka

Shin’ike Haniwa Factory Site

air

Imashirotsuka Kofun


Course
: Igenoyama Kofun, Ama-Miyayama Tumulus, Imashirotsuka Kofun Park and Shin’ike Haniwa Factory Site, Tsukahara Tumulus Claster

Transportation: Bus
Cost: JPY 10,000
Leader(s):

Passenger capacity: 40 (Minimum number: 20)

伏見稲荷1

Fushimi-inari Shrine

Mid-tour 5: Kyoto
伏見稲荷2

Torii path at Fushimi-inari Shrine

Cancelled

Course:
Daigoji temple,  Fushimi Inari shrine, and Byodoin Temple.
Transportation: Bus
Cost: JPY 15,000
Leader(s):
Passenger capacity: 40 (Minimum number: 20)

 

SOLD OUT   Post-tour(3rd-5th Sep): Hokkaido 
ainu

Course:
The Ainu Museum in Shiraoi, Kita-Kogane Shellmidden, Noboribetsu Hot spring (accommodation), Biratori Ainu Museum complex, Traditional Ainu Folk Crafts and Kiusu Jomon mound.
Date & Time: 9:00 3rd Sep – 19:50 5th Sep
Transportation: Airplane and Bus
Cost: JPY 132,000(One person per room), JPY 230,000(Two persons per room)
Leader(s): Hirohumi Kato
Passenger capacity: 50(Minimum number: 20)
Detailed information