Shirakawa-go Light-Up 2019 & Kanazawa Sightseeing


1. Shirakawa-go Light-Up: Runs for only 6 days per year! Enjoy viewing an illuminated village of traditional thatched roof farmhouses. 【Shirakawa-go Light-Up】 This tour does not view the light-up from the observation deck. Please enjoy strolling in the village where there are many places to see the light-up. *Wearing non-slip shoes and heavy winter clothes are strongly recommended as it is usually very cold at night, often goes below freezing and some roads are very slippery. Bringing a flashlight is also recommended. *Light-up time: 17:30 - 19:30 *Visiting time may be shortened due to traffic. 2. Hida Takayama: Enjoy stroll around a historic town. 3. Enjoy Hida beef sukiyaki dinner on Day 1, starting from 15:00. 4. Kanazawa sightseeing: Visit Kenrokuen Garden, Higashi Chaya District, Omicho Market. 5. Stay overnight at APA Hotel Kanazawa Chuo or similar class hotel (business hotel) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [Additional Information] *Items included - Expenses for transportation, accommodation, meal(s), and admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes. None of the expenses will be refunded even though the items concerned are not used by a participant for personal reasons. *Items not included: Any expenses not specified in the itinerary (e.g. personal expenses, optional tours.) *Items included in Infant price - Bus seats and hotel facility usage charge (no bedding or meal) [Attention] *Even if you booked a room for 2 people or more, single rooms or two rooms may be provided. *If you booked a Western style room for 3 people, a room with an extra bed may be provided. *The order of the itinerary is subject to change according to the traffic or other circumstances on the tour day. *This course is conducted together with Japanese participants. *The tour bus stops at several meeting points to pick up participants and then comes to your meeting point. The bus may be late due to 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.


Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 1 (Lunch Box)
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Namba OCAT​ (7:50 Meet) JR Osaka (8:20 Meet) Takayama​ (Early dinner from 15:00/approx. 60 mins) Shirakawa-go​ (View light-up/approx. 2 hrs) APA Hotel Kanazawa Chuo in Kanazawa or similar class (business hotel)​ (Overnight)

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Kanazawa​ (9:00 Departure) Kenrokuen Garden​ (Stroll/approx. 50 mins) Higashi Chaya District (Stroll/approx. 50 mins) Omicho Market (Stroll/approx. 30 mins) JR Osaka・Namba OCAT​ (18:30 Arrival) *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 Namba(Osaka)


Departure place


Meeting Time

07:50 AM


Shirakawa-go, Gifu (Takayama), Ishikawa

  • 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