Lake Suwa Fireworks Festival (Seated Plan)

Highlights

The 72nd Lake Suwa Fireworks Display ■ One of the largest fireworks displays in the country. Around 40,000 fireworks are launched from a platform on the lake coloring the summer night's sky. ■ In addition, because Lake Suwa is surrounded by mountains on all sides, the sounds are contained and echo back to you, making it a powerful experience. ■ Enjoy the fireworks from gallery seats (sajiki) close to the launch venue, so you will be seated on the ground. *Please note that these are not chairs. Kamikochi ■ Visit Japan's premier mountain resort on Day-2 and explore the area as you please. Optional lunch box on Day-1 Makunouchi-style bento (with tea): JPY 1,100 *To be consumed on the bus. ※If interested, please let us know at the time of booking in Additional Information column or apply at least 7 business days prior to the tour departure day. ※Payment is accepted only by credit card in advance. ※If you don't order, please prepare your lunch in advance, or buy it at the service areas on the highway. ※If you cancel your trip after 15:00 the day before the tour, you will not receive a refund for the bento. [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 facility usage fee only (no meals or bedding) [Attention] Fireworks *Arrival at the accommodation is expected to be around 23:00~1:00. You might have to board a train for a part of the journey to the hotel (Fare is covered by Club Tourism / Non-reserved seat. You may have to stand during the ride, if it is crowded.) *If the event will be decided to be cancelled due to a bad weather etc. before the tour departure - tour will be cancelled. Also, the cancellation of the festival may be decided at the meeting point. In such a case, all transportation expenses to the meeting point will be at your own expense. If the event will be decided to be cancelled after the tour departure - tour will visit another sightseeing place instead. The final decision will be made based on the timing of the decision to cancel the event and present local weather conditions. Please note, there is no refund available for not using the seating area. *You will be required to walk 40~50 minutes to reach the seating area from the parking lot. Due to the traffic restriction or congestion, the departure after the fireworks festival might be delayed. *The tour will arrive at the site around 17:00. Since the festival is held outdoors and you will be out in the sun for a while, please drink water frequently, bring hats, sunglasses, sunblock etc. *It is recommended to bring cushion to sit on, as the seating area does not include chairs. You will be sitting on protected ground. *Using tripods and monopods are prohibited. *You cannot bring/use folding chairs. Other *There are some days when sightseeing buses cannot enter Kamikochi due to bus control regulations. On those days, we will switch to the shuttle bus and take you to Kamikochi. There may be occasions when you have to use an auxiliary seat. *Depending on the traffic and weather, the itinerary order may be changed, also the time at the sightseeing place(s) may be shortened or the sightseeing place(s) may be omitted partially, or the tour end time may be delayed. *Wearing clothes and shoes that let you move easily and comfortably is strongly recommended. *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: 1 (Dinner Box)
  • Light meal: 0
  • Umeda (Depart 8:15) -- Shin-Osaka (Depart 8:40) -- Suwa (Shopping / approx. 20 mins) -- Kamisuwa (Watch Lake Suwa Fireworks Display / approx. 90 mins) -- Kitaazumi-gun・Hakuba Glad Inn Ebisuya or a similar class hotel (Overnight)

  • Hotel: Kitaazumi-gun・Hakuba Glad Inn Ebisuya or a similar class hotel

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Kitaazumi-gun -- Azumino -- Kamikochi (Explore Japan's premier mountain resort / approx. 80 mins) -- Hirayu -- Shin-Osaka (Scheduled 20:00) -- Umeda (Scheduled 20:20) ※Order of the arrival places and time may be changed depending on the road conditions on the tour day.



location Umeda

Detail

Departure place

Umeda

Meeting Time

08:15 AM

Destination

Nagano

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

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

2 Person(s)

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