Setagawa River and Lake Biwa River Cruises in Otsu, Shiga Prefecture, Japan offers unforgettable historical cruises on the Seta River aboard the unique and nostalgic paddle steamer the Ichiban Maru. The knowledgeable, friendly and dedicated tour guide provides commentary on a wide range of topics related to the history of Omi Province, and you get to learn amazing facts, legends and folk songs. Setagawa River and Lake Biwa River Cruises are fun and informative and can be combined with a Ishiyamdera Temple visit, the also offer private hire river cruises with a tour guide, come for an unforgettable experience.
Located in Shinjuku, the heart of Tokyo's business, shopping and entertainment district, Hilton Tokyo is an ideal place to experience modern Japan. A complimentary shuttle operates between the hotel and Shinjuku station and the Tokyo Metro subway is connected to the hotel.
The Otsu City Science Museum in Otsu, Shiga Prefecture, Japan is part of the lifelong learning center along the shores of Lake Biwa, complete with planetarium and exhibition hall. There are many nature related exhibits in the Lake Biwa Theatre and Shiga environment section and the exhibition hall with digital globe and other themed areas offer interactive displays that move when touched for a fun and live science experience. The Otsu City Science Museum planetarium has state of the art digital presentations, live demonstrations and explanations, and the dome is used for sunspot shows and astronomy classes, come for a fascinating visit.