Hida Folk Village Winter Light Up, Shirakawa-go & Hida Takayama


1. Visit the Hida Folk Village Winter Light Up ・See snow-covered traditional thatched-roof farmhouses beautifully lit up to create a magical winter wonderland. 2. Enjoy local delicacies! ・Day 1: Dinner: All-you-can-eat top grade beef ・Day 2: Onigiri rice ball made with Japan's best rice. *This is not lunch. 3. Visit popular sightseeing spots ・Free to explore the historic streets of Hida Takayama and Miyagawa Morning Market. ・Stroll around the traditional thatched-roof farmhouses of Shirakawa-go, a World Heritage Site. 4. Stay at Hotel Associa Takayama Resort in Hida Takayama ・We rank this hotel in our highest category. [Additional Information] Day 1 Optional Lunch *Pork udon noodle hotpot/JPY1,100 per person: Eat in-store in Shirotori (except for departures between Dec 29~Jan 3) *Makunouchi bento with tea/JPY1,100 per person: Eat on the bus (departures between Dec 29~Jan 3) - If interested, please apply at the time of booking or at least 5 days before the day of departure. - Payment will be taken with the same credit card used to pay for the trip. - There will be no refund if a customer cancels their order from 3 days before the tour day. - Contents are subject to partial changes due to supply and/or time period. - If you are not interested in either of the options, then please bring your own lunch or buy it during breaks in the tour. *Tour inclusions: 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 for whatever reason. *Items not included: Any expenses not specified in the itinerary (e.g. personal expenses, optional tours.) *Items included in Infant Price: bus seat and hotel facility usage fee (no bedding and no meals except for all-you-can-eat.) [Attention] *There is no guarantee of snow. *Please wear slip-resistant shoes and waterproof socks. *It will get very cold during the night falling below freezing so please pack warm water-proof clothing and accessories. It is also recommended to bring a raincoat/poncho etc. in case of rain. *Please also bring a flashlight as there will be areas that are quite dark. *Dinner will be after visiting the light-up event. Therefore we will be arriving at the hotel rather late around 20:00. *There will be an alternative dinner option on Day 1 for those with allergies or cannot eat beef on religious grounds. Please contact us at the time of booking if this applies to you. Unfortunately, you will not be able to choose what you have for dinner and it will not be all-you-can-eat. *Depending on the road conditions on the day, the order of the itinerary may change. *This tour is operated with a mix of Japanese and foreign guests. *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. *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: 0
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Umeda (Meet 9:00) Shirotori (Lunch as you please/50 mins) Shirakawa-go (Explore/70 mins) Hida Folk Village (Visit the light-up event/40 mins) Takayama Matsuri no Mori (All-you-can-eat beef dinner at Hida Takayama/50 mins) Hotel Associa Takayama Resort, Hida Takayama Onsen (Overnight)

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Hida Takayama Onsen Hida Takayama (Explore the historic streets and Miyagawa Morning Market/60 mins) Butai Toge Sightseeing Center (Try an onigiri rice ball made from Gin No Mikazuki rice, considered the best rice in Japan/40 mins) Gujo Hachiman (Stroll around this riverside town/50 mins) Umeda (Schedule 19:00~21:00) *The tour end point may be different from the boarding place, depending on congestion. Please ask a staff member on the day for details.

location Umeda


Departure place


Meeting Time

09:00 AM


Gifu (Takayama), Toyama

  • 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