If you want to go around sightseeing spots in Japan, making a great use of Free Passes issued by railway companies is a way to go. Here are Free Passes you can use in travelling around sightseeing spots in Tokai area’s largest city “Nagoya” and “Ise” region with the famous shrine, Ise-Jingu.
“Nagoya” was in between two capital cities of East and West and developed its own culture including local cuisine called “Nagoya-meshi”. It’s something what people go to Nagoya for. “Ise” is the city where the prestigious Ise-jingu Shrine which has Amaterasu-Omikami (the Japanese Goddess of the Sun) who is said to be the ancestor of Japanese Imperial Family as its enshrined deity, exists. Successive Emperors have been visiting the shrine through its history.
【Nagoya Sightseeing Route Bus MEGUL 1-Day Ticket】
1-Day Free Pass of “Nagoya Sightseeing Route Bus MEGUL” which runs through the city. You can use MEGUL Bus for a whole day.
With the ticket, you can get discount for visiting sightseeing facilities along the bus route. Plus, you can get some discount at certain restaurants and hotels along the line. The bus is not operating on Mondays.
Price: 500 yen/Adult, 250 yen/Child
Valid for :1 day
Where to purchase: 1-Day ticket: inside MEGUL bus). Ask the driver.
OASIS 21 Center, Kanayama Sightseeing Information Center and major travel agencies
【KINTETSU RAIL PASS wide】
Free Pass which gives you unlimited use of Kintetsu-line, Iga-line, Mie Transportation Bus and Toba-city Kamome Bus (Ise-Shima area only). This ticket available only for foreign tourists. The set includes; 3 Express Tickets of Kintetsu-line, return tickets between Kansai International Airport and Namba station of Nankai Dentetsu, return tickets between Chubu International Airport and Nagoya station of Meitetsu-line, or single ticket of Nankai-line or Meitetsu-line. If you present the ticket, you can get special offer at certain partnered facilities.
Price: 5,860 yen
Valid for: Consecutive 5 days
Where to purchase: (Outside of Japan) Major travel agencies, (Inside Japan) Kansai International Airport, Kansai Tourist Information Counter in Kansai region, Meitetsu Travel Plaza in Chubu International Airport, BIC CAMERA Namba store/ JR Kyoto station/ Nagoya station West Exit etc.