Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route, Kiyosato Terrace & Kamikochi

Highlights

1. Enjoy traveling across the 37.2m Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route that cuts through the 3,000m high Northern Japanese Alps mountains. The maximum height difference is 1,975m and at the top of the route, you can enjoy magnificent natural scenery up in the clouds! 2. Spend an ample 4 hours at Kamikochi in Nagano prefecture, one of Japan's premier mountain resorts. Kamikochi itself is a plateau in the Azusa River Valley blessed with hiking trails that lead up to the surrounding mountains. Kappa Bridge is Kamikochi's symbol. 3. Visit Kiyosato terrace in Yamanashi prefecture and enjoy stunning scenery from 1,900m above sea level! See a sea of clouds drift before your eyes, the mountains of the southern Japanese Alps and Mt. Fuji! --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [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 for whatever reason. 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 seat only. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [Attention] *The accommodation in the Hakuba and Kitaazumino areas are rather small-scale and therefore numerous establishments will be used. Rooms will also vary with some not equipped with bathtubs or refrigerators. *The Snow Wall activity is subject to cancellation or be cut short due to bad weather, poor visibility, snow removal work etc. *Please wear comfortable walking shoes as there will be a lot of exploring on foot. *The Alpine Route will be very cold between April and June reaching temperatures of minus 5℃~10℃. Please bring extra warm clothing. *Murodo, the highest point on the route, gets to below freezing so please prepare warm clothing. *Please do not wear sneakers or casual shoes. Proper hiking shoes should be worn. *Sunglasses are also recommended as the sun gets very bright during periods of fine, clear weather. For advice on how to prepare for your visit to the Alpine Route, please refer to their website for more details: Official site [Other] *Please join the tour with comfortable clothes and walking shoes. *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. *Meal contents are subject to change, depending on the availability of the ingredients. *When allocating plane seats, due to seating arrangements, you may be separated even if you booked as a group. Even customers who booked for two may not be seated next to each other or sat on the same row. *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
  • Nagoya station (Scheduled departure 8:00~9:00) [Limited Express Shinano] Shiojiri station Mishaka Pond, Okutateshina (Stroll/30 mins) Kiyosato (Visit Kiyosato Terrace/60 mins) Hotel Ambient Tateshina, Serigasawa Onsen (Overnight)

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1 (Lunch Box)
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Hotel Kamikochi (Hike & explore for four hours!/Lunch is a specially prepared bento from Gosenjaku Lodge) Happokan or similar standard hotel, Kitaazumino (Overnight)

Day 3
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Kitaazumino (Depart 7:00~8:00) Tateyama [Tateyama Cable Car] Bijodaira [Tateyama Kogen Bus] Murodo (Visit the mighty Snow Wall!) [Tateyama Tunnel Trolleybus] Daikanbo [Tateyama Ropeway] Kurobedaira [Kurobe Cable Car] Lake Kurobe Kurobe Dam (Enjoy stunning scenery) [Electric Bus] Ogizawa Shiojiri station [Limited Express Shinano] Nagoya station (Arrive 19:00~21:30)



location JR Nagoya Station Tourist Imformation Center front

Detail

Departure place

JR Nagoya Station Tourist Imformation Center front

Meeting Time

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Destination

Nagano, Toyama

Language
  • English

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

20 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