Ikeda City is small, but has a rich history that once flourished as a highway. Even now, old-fashioned life is alive. Feel Good Local Life！ ◇Meet at the ikeda station Take a Hankyu railway from Umeda station and arrive at Ikeda station in about 20 minutes. Hankyu is the most beautiful train in Japan. You will be amazed at its cleanliness. The experience has already begun from taking this train. ◇Walking around the shopping street We will explore the shopping streets where various stores line up. ◇Mt Satsuki trekking Mt.Satsuki is a small mountain, but a symbol for the people of Ikeda. It is famous for its cherry blossoms in April. We aim for the observatory at an altitude of 130m. As we climb steep stairs, we need a little strength, but we arrive in about 15 minutes. From there you can overlook Osaka plain. ◇Mt Satsuki Zoo This is the smallest zoo in Japan.You can meet rare animals. ◇Old shrine and forest Feel the mysterious atmosphere of the shrine that is said to have a history of more than 1500 years. ◇Lunch at a well-established Udon shop This is also a famous shop with 150 years of establishment. You can taste Osaka specialties. ◇Walking in the historic area You can see the castle,old residence ,sake brewery, theater and so on. ◇An old temple's hidden gem These are private and can only see on this tour. You will surely be surprised at its majestic.
I would like to introduce Ikeda City, a town where I was born and raised, to people all over the world. It is an old and small town, but here is local culture of Osaka condensed. Nature, views, history, delicious food, old shopping streets, rare animals, and unknown Buddhist art etc. You can experience these in a short time. I traveled all over the world when I was young. And now I also run the guest house, so I know how to entertain you. And I know the attraction of this town better than anyone else. Please experience the daily life of Osaka.
We'll meet at gate of Hankyu Ikeda station. First,Take a walk the shopping street. Go through the shopping street and head for Mt.Satsuki. And ,we go up the stairs or on a gentle slope to the observatory It's a little bit of exercise. Down the mountain while visiting the zoo and shrine, and have lunch. After lunch, visit the temple to see the many treasures. After that we walk back to the station while taking a walk in the historical area.
最多可有4位年满10周岁的参与者参加。 People who can trek about 130 meters. （slow slope or stairs）
Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes for trekking
If it rains, I'll change the course.