• Welcome to KANAGAWA SGG CLUB, A Volunteer GOODWILL GUIDE GROUP

  • Take a FREE TOUR of KANAGAWA with a local volunteer guide.

  • Welcome to KANAGAWA SGG CLUB, A Volunteer GOODWILL GUIDE GROUP

  • Take a FREE TOUR of KANAGAWA with a local volunteer guide.

Explore traditional and modern Japan in Kamakura, Enoshima, Yokohama and Kawasaki. KSGG local volunteers know Kanagawa inside out, and can organize a tour to suit your needs and interests. Kanagawa is easily accessible from Tokyo. Make your trip fun and memorable.


-KSGG, A Volunteer Goodwill Guide Club-

Map


Events

Jul
7
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Hiratsuka TANABATA Star Festival July 7 @ Hiratsuka station(JT11)
Jul 7 @ 10:30 – 14:30

Main attractions during the tour:
* We will guide you on Shonan Star Mall Street, where you can see a lot of giant bamboo decorations like a picture on the right. This street extends about 400 meters, which has a lot of shops and stalls on both sides.
You can visit shops during the tour if you wish.
* You can enjoy major festival attractions below at Mitsukedai Hiroba (MH),
the Tanabata Stage (TS) and Beniyacho Machikado Hiroba (BMH).
e.g. 1. Traditional performances by Hiratsuka’s friendship cities, Hanamaki, Iwate, Takayama, Gifu and Izu, Shizuoka [at TS, from 10:00 am to 12 noon] * Lunch: You can take lunch at a restaurant/diner or buy a lunch box at a shop/stall on the street or at Mitsukedai Hiroba.
A Halāl restaurant is available near the station, so feel free to ask your guide. He/she will guide you to the restaurant.

Special Hands-on Workshop at the International Culture Exchange Salon (ICES)
[from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm] Visit ICES at Hachimanyama no Yokan.
This building was designed by a British architect and built by Japanese carpenters in 1908.
This is only one old European style building remaining in the city.
You can enjoy Japanese culture like calligraphy (shuji)–making your own greeting
card with a fudepen–, paper folding (origami), and others.
You can take your finished artwork to your home.


If you want participate this event, click  here.


Guided Tour Reports