Daisetsuzan National Park: Autumn Leaves at Ginsendai & Kurodake


Visit two famous autumn leaves spots in Daisetsuzan National Park in central Hokkaido. Ginsendai & Kurodake are the first places in Japan to see autumn leaves every year. With restrictions placed on cars during peak season, join this tour to access a special viewing spot that is hard to reach on your own! Furthermore, take to the skies on the Kurodake Ropeway for an aerial view of the autumn leaves and see the Sounkyo hot spring resort below! For the lavatory/dressing table equipped bus plan, please book here Tour code: 22867 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ [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 (no meals or bedding) [Attention] *The best period to see the autumn leaves is mid September~early October. *To reach Ginsendai, you will need to climb for around 20 minutes from the parking lot. Please wear appropriate footwear (e.g. walking shoes). Please don't wear sandals, heels etc. *The order of the itinerary is subject to change. *This tour is operated with a mix of Japanese and foreign passengers. *The Kurodake ropeway will not operate in strong winds or bad weather. In that case, the tour will visit Daisetsuzan National Park Photo Museum. The entrance fee to the museum will be deucted from the ropeway fare (included in the overall tour fee) and the difference will be returned to you. *The autumn leaves may not be at their best on your tour day and so the visiting time may be shortened. Furthermore, if the area is closed due to heavy snowfall, we will not visit. *Attire: Please wear comfortable walking shoes and wear warm clothing (sweaters, windbreakers etc.). Please also bring a raincoat as umbrellas are not allowed. A backpack is also recommended. *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.


Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 1 (Lunch Box)
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Sapporo Station, North Exit (Depart 7:50) -- Ginsendai (A leading autumn leaves spot in Daisetsuzan National Park/60min) -- Kurodake Ropeway station -- Aerial view of autumn leaves 5th station, Kurodake (View autumn leaves/100min) -- Kurodake Ropeway station -- View the beautiful Sounkyo gorge from the bus Sapporo Station, North Exit (Schedule 19:30)

location Sapporo


Departure place


Meeting Time

07:50 AM



  • 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

25 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.