'Snow Corridor' of the Zao Echo Line & Miyagi Cherry Blossoms

Highlights

​Snow and cherry blossoms beautiful collaboration♪ ​1. Zao Echo Line Walk​ Walk on the Zao Echo Line before it officially opens. View the Snow Corridor that can only be seen this special season. [Special welcome service at the goal point] ・Warm soup ・1 Hanami manju (bun with a bean-jam filling) ・Greeting from Zaosama, the sightseeing PR character of Zao City. ​2. A light lunch of local specialty fried croquettes and konjac shaped ball is included.​3. View 2 famous cherry blossom viewing spots​ Shiroishigawa-tsutsumi Hitome Senbonzakura… View a row of 1200 cherry trees Funaoka Castle Park… One of the 100 best cherry blossom viewing spots in Japan. [The best viewing season of cherry blossoms:] Funaoka Castle Park & Shiroishigawa-tsutsumi Hitome Senbonzakura: usually from early to mid April ↓Other departure dates are available: 11 April … Tour no. 08385 12 April… Tour no. 08386 [Additional information] What's included Transportation, accommodation, meal(s), admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes. *None of these expenses will be refunded even if the participant does not use them. What's not included Any expenses not specified in the itinerary (e.g. personal expenses, optional tours.) What's included in Infant Price (3-5 years old) Bus seats only. [Attention] *The best viewing season of cherry blossoms differs according to the weather conditions. *You will walk at an altitude of about 1,500m. Since it gets very cold in case of stormy weather, please bring warm clothing and slip-resistant waterproof shoes that is okay to get dirty. Hats, gloves and other basic cold protection equipment (scarf, earmuffs, sunglasses, disposable heat packs) are also useful. *Depending on the weather, a raincoat is also recommended instead of umbrella. *The Echo Line Walk could be cancelled due to bad weather or unavoidable reasons of the organizing side. *The height of the Snow Corridor depends on the amount of snow and weather conditions during the year, and may not be high enough. *Depending on the road conditions on the day, the order of the itinerary may change. *This tour is operated with a mixture of Japanese and foreign guests. However a staff member will give you the basic information, such as meeting place and time at each stop in English or Chinese, although they won’t give you detailed information on the places visited. *The tour bus stops at several meeting points to pick up participants and comes to your meeting point. The bus may be late due to the traffic or other circumstances, but the bus definitely comes to your meeting point. Please make sure to wait for the bus at the designated meeting place. *We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to circumstances beyond our control (traffic, weather etc.) *A decision on whether to cancel the tour will be decided by 3pm Japan Standard Time one day before the tour date. We will inform you by e-mail. *The tour end point may be different from the meeting point. Ask the tour conductor on the day. *The amended Act on the Protection of Personal Information came into effect on 30 May 2017. Customer information (name, age, gender etc.) may be forwarded to the hotels or necessary entities for the purpose of making tour arrangements. This condition shall be deemed to have been accepted by the customer upon completion of the reservation.

Itinerary

Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Sendai Station East Exit (Depart 8:00) -- Zao Dairy Center (Shopping) -- Zao Eco Line (Stroll individually around the Zao Echo Line 'Snow Corridor' before its official opening / approx. 80 mins) -- Miyagi Zao Kokeshi Museum (Visit, have light lunch / approx. 60 mins) -- Funaoka Castle Park (View cherry blossoms / approx. 60 mins) -- Shiroishigawa-tsutsumi Hitome Senbonzakura (View cherry blossoms / approx. 50 mins) -- Sendai Station East Exit (Scheduled 18:00)



location Sendai Station, East Exit

Detail

Departure place

Sendai Station, East Exit

Meeting Time

08:00 AM

Destination

Miyagi (Sendai), Tohoku

Language
  • English

  • Chinese (Mandarin)

Language Support

A tour conductor or staff of your preferred language will accompany the tour from the designated meeting place (at a designated airport in case of a tour with airplanes) and provides the participant with basic information necessary for the tour (such as meeting place and time at each stop etc) in your preferred language. Information on sightseeing in the areas of tour destinations will not be provided. However, brochures in your preferred language will be provided.

Minimum number of participants for operation

30 Person(s)

*When the participants does not reach the number above, the tour will not be operated. If this is the case, those who have made a reservation will be informed of the matter by 14 days prior to the scheduled departure date (by 4 days prior to the departure in case of a Day-tour).

Minimum number of participants for booking

1 Person(s)

Cancellation policy Tour Condition
The prices may vary depending on number of participants and other conditions.