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Tourist Guides

Ise Tourist Guide Association (Ise City Tourism Association)

Ise, which boasts a history of more than 2,000 years, will be visited by us with the spirit of hospitality.
We will help you on a memorable journey of new discovery.

Guidance time

(No reservation: Geku only) 9: 30-12: 00 12: 30-15: 00 * May not be available due to congestion, etc.
(7 days in advance (Max XNUMX months in advance)for Geku, Naiku or both of Geku and Naiku
9: 30-15: 00 (last departure)
9: 30-14: 00 (last departure)
9: 30-11: 00 (last departure)

Time required: Geku (approx. 60 minutes), Naiku (approx. 90 minutes), Geku and Naiku (approx. 3 hours) It is recommended to visit the Geku first. It'll take longer time when customers need lunch time. )
* The above time is just for reference, and it may take longer depending on the congestion situation such as Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays.

Number of customers

Basically, we will guide a small number of people from 1 to 8 people.

Guide area

Geku, Naiku, Both of Geku and Naiku

Guide fee

The guide fee isFree.
(However, the following costs are charged to costomers. *Transportation expenses from Geku to Naiku for a guide (1000 yen) (when you are guided both of shrines) *Meal expences for a guide (1000 yen), (when the guide tour overlap from 12:13 to XNUMX:XNUMX)

Reservation application method

Please apply from 2 months to 7 days before the desired information date to start accepting reservations.
* Even if you apply in advance, we may not be able to respond depending on the situation, so please contact us as soon as possible.
* We will get back to you as soon as the guide in charge is decided.
* Please note that we may not be able to accept your request due to the inability to arrange a guide.
We will contact you at least 4 days before the desired date of information after receiving your application. If you do not hear from us 4 days in advance, please contact us at 0596-63-6262.
* Due to various circumstances, we will stop arranging school trips for the time being.

*Guidance is suspended during the year-end and New Year holidays (12/25-1/15).
In addition, there may be days when there are no guide slots available due to circumstances. Please understand rightly.

Privacy Policy

Your personal information (name, email address, phone number, etc.) will be used for personal authentication of users, provision of this service to users, and distribution of communications, emails, DMs, various announcements, Ise tourist information, etc. associated with the use of this service.・We will use it for sending.
If you do not fill out or enter the required items for this service, you may not be able to receive this service.
As a general rule, our association will not use personal information for purposes other than those listed above or provide it to third parties without the consent of the individual.
However, the Association may outsource some or all of the personal information handling operations.
In principle, only the person himself or herself can request notification of the purpose of use of personal information, disclosure, correction, addition or deletion of registered personal information, suspension of use, and suspension of provision to third parties. . For specific methods, please contact the contact information at the bottom.

About courses and reservations

1. Guide course ・Required time ・Required expenses
・Geku guide…about 1 hour (guide fee free for volunteers)
・Inner Shrine Guide…Approximately 30 hour and 1000 minutes (Guide fee is free for volunteers. However, round trip transportation fee from the guide station to the Naiku shrine is XNUMX yen (actual cost).)
 *Please hand the transportation fee directly to the guide on the day. If you require a receipt, please indicate so in the notes section.
  Please note that we will not issue a receipt if this information is not provided.
・Guide to both shrines... Approximately 1000 hours including transportation (Guiding fee is free for volunteers. However, round-trip transportation from the guide station to the Naiku shrine will be XNUMX yen (actual cost).)
 *Please hand the transportation fee directly to the guide on the day. If you require a receipt, please indicate so in the notes section.
  Please note that we will not issue a receipt if this information is not provided.
・The guide time is a guideline, and it may take longer depending on the congestion situation.

2. Reservation slots
・You can use the slots listed on the reservation calendar.
*Guides with an (E) next to their name can provide English assistance.

3.Reservation period
・Until 7 days before the reservation slot is released.
Reservation slots will be released 50 days in advance of the relevant date.

4.Number of guides
・Up to 8 people per slot.
 For groups of 9 or more, please contact the Oise-san tourist guide (paid guide (0596-24-3501), available from 10:15 to XNUMX:XNUMX).

About the guide on the day

5. About the meeting
·Meeting location
 Geku course and both shrines guide… Geku-mae Tourist Service Center
 Naiku guide…Naiku Ujibashi-mae, around the pine tree
・Please be sure to contact us if you will be late for the meeting time. Please note that the reservation will be automatically canceled after 30 minutes.
・If it is confirmed at the meeting location that the group is 9 or more people, we will not be able to guide you.

6. Regarding cancellation of the guide
・If a weather warning is announced for the Ise-Shima area at 7am on the day of the tour, the tour will be canceled. In this case, as a general rule, we will not notify you of the cancellation, so please check the weather warnings yourself. Please note that even if the weather in Ise is not particularly bad, warnings may be issued for the Ise-Shima area. Please also note that even if the warning that was announced at XNUMXam is lifted by the guide reservation time, all guides will be canceled for the day.
・Please be aware that if a weather warning is announced during the guide, or if danger is predicted during the guide regardless of the warning announcement, the guide will be canceled immediately.
・If stormy weather such as a typhoon is predicted in advance on the day of the guide, we may contact you in advance to decline the guide.
・If the guide is unable to provide a reserved guide due to sudden illness or other circumstances, the guide may be changed, combined with another customer, or refused.


7. About the guide
・Guides cannot be designated. The guide in charge of the reservation slot will guide you.
・During the guide time, it is not possible to reserve time for prayers, such as offering food or kagura, or for praying or applying for a red seal. Please go after the guide has finished.
・If you are unable to follow the guide's instructions, the guide will be canceled on the spot. Please note that we will not be able to provide further guidance.

8. About cancellation
You can cancel online up to 7 days before the event date. If you wish to cancel after that time, please call the phone number at the bottom of this page.

9. How to enter the application
・The number of people making a reservation will be replaced with the number of groups applying, so please enter "1". (Up to 8 people per group)
・Please enter the number of people in your group in the notes section. Please be sure to write down any special notes, such as whether or not a wheelchair is available (a guide will not be present, so if you are using a wheelchair, you must have someone assist you).
・Please note that the individual guide in charge may contact you regarding the implementation of the guide, so please respond accordingly (basically we will contact you by email, but we may also contact you by phone).

Ten. About school trips
For school trips, please fill out the entry form on the website (
If you make a request, we will be happy to discuss it with you (however, please note that we cannot guarantee that we will be able to accept your request).


Geku-mae Tourist Service Center Guide 0596-63-6262 (8:30-17:00)

[Other organizations] Sign language guide

Why don't you visit "Ise-san" with a sign language guide?
We, who are learning sign language, will guide you in sign language in a fun and easy-to-understand manner to those who cannot hear, members of the sign language circle, and those who are learning sign language.

Guidance time

XNUM X hours X NUM X minutes
Bus movement
20 minutes
Naiku 1 hour 20 minutes

Number of guides

We will guide you with two guides. (The number of people we can guide is about 2 to 1 people)
* Even if a group needs to be divided into groups, two guides will accompany each group.

Guide fee

Information is free.
* If you need to move between the outer shrine and the inner shrine, you will be responsible for the actual bus fare (for 2 people) of the guide.
* A guide parking fee will be charged for guidance only to Naiku (consultation required depending on the guidance time).

Reservation application method

In principle, please apply at least 10 days in advance.

Iseterasu Sign Language Guide Application / Inquiries

* This is the application destination for those who need a sign language guide.

Ise City Volunteer Center FAX: 0596-65-6121 TEL: 0596-63-6370

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