Tokai Autumn Leaves: Korankei, Obara Four-Season Cherry Blossoms, Shirakawa-go, Hida Takayama & Gero Onsen

Highlights

Explore leading attractions in Aichi and Gifu prefectures (Tokai region) during autumn leaves season! ■ Korankei: One of the best places in Tokai to see autumn leaves. Best period is between mid November and early December. ■ Obara Four-Season Cherry Blossom: Famous area where cherry blossoms grow in Spring and Autumn. Enjoy the contrast of the cherry blossoms with the autumn leaves. Yes period is between mid to late November. ■ Shirakawa-go: A World Heritage site! Free time at the the thatched roof village which you can also see from the observation deck! ■ Hida Takayama: Visit the morning market and the quaint historic streets. ■ Iwamura: A pretty castle town and a popular filming location. ■ Overnight at Gero Onsen, one of Japan’s top three hot spring resorts. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [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 and hotel facility usage fees (no meals or bedding) Optional Bento, Day 1 Makunouchi-style bento (with tea) / JPY1,100 ・Classic bento featuring meat, fish, egg, vegetables, pickles and rice - The bento will be served on the bus. - If interested, please contact us at least 7 days before departure. - Payment will be by credit card. - If you do not apply for the bento, please bring your own lunch. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [Attention] General points *Please wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes. *The order of the itinerary is subject to change. *This tour is operated with a mix of Japanese and foreign passengers. *A Japanese-speaking sightseeing guide accompanies the trip. There is a separate tour conductor that speaks English or Chinese, however they do not translate what the sightseeing guide is saying. *The tour conductor will arrive at the meeting place via different departure points to pick up other guests. Although the tour conductor/sightseeing bus could be late to the meeting place due to road conditions, they will eventually arrive, so please wait at the designated meeting point. *Since the best viewing period for flowers is dependent on the weather, you may not be able to see flowers at their best. *Depending on road conditions and bad weather, parts of the schedule may be omitted, visiting times at sites may be shortened and other alterations to the tour could occur. The return time could also be later than scheduled. Accommodation *If there are 3 or more guests booked for one room, an extra bed/sofa bed will be provided in the room. *Rooms will be allocated by us. Both smoking and non-smoking rooms will be used. *The layout and size of the rooms will not be the same. *Some rooms will not have a bathroom. In that case, please use the public bath. Other *For the smooth operation of the group tour, we are responsible for allocating the seating for the transportation (bus, trains etc.) used during the tour and at facilities where seats are designated. *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: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Namba Parks (Meet 7:05) -- Umeda (Depart 7:30) -- Shin-Osaka (Depart 7:55) -- Korankei (Leading autumn viewing spot) -- Obara Four-Season Cherry Blossom (Witness the rare event of cherry blossoms in autumn!) -- Iwamura (Wander the pretty castle town) -- Hotel de Marronnier or similar standard hotel, Gero Onsen (Overnight)

  • Hotel: Hotel de Marronnier or similar standard hotel

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Gero Onsen -- Hida Takayama (Wander the morning market and historic streets) -- Takayama Matsuri no Mori (Free time for lunch) -- Shirakawa-go (Stroll around the thatched roof village) -- Ogimachi Castle Observation Deck (Panoramic views of Shirakawa-go) -- Shin-Osaka (Schedule 19:50) -- Osaka (Schedule 20:10) -- Namba (Schedule 20:40) *The tour end point may be different from the starting point, depending on traffic. Please ask a staff member on the day for details.



location Namba Parks

Detail

Departure place

Namba Parks

Meeting Time

07:05 AM

Destination

Gifu, Aichi (Nagoya), Gifu

Language
  • English

  • Chinese

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