Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route/Snow Wall & Takato Cherry Blossoms

Highlights

1. The Alpine Route is a mountain pass that is 90km across with an approximate 2000m elevation difference traversed using 6 different modes of transport. 2. Walk through the 'snow corridor' where the snow walls either side of you stand at an impressive 16m! 3. Visit Takato Castle Ruins Park which is considered the best cherry blossoms spot in Japan. Wander among the 1,500 cherry trees that dot the park. *Peak viewing season: Early to late April. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Day 1 Optional Bento Lunchbox ・JPY1,000/with tea ・If interested, please apply at least 6 business days before departure. ・Please pay in cash on the day. ・If you are not interested in the bento, then please bring lunch with you or buy it during a break in the tour. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [Additional Information] *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. *Tour exclusions: Any expenses not specified in the itinerary (e.g. personal expenses, optional tours.) *Items included in Infant Price: bus seat [Attention] *The Snow Wall walk is subject to cancellation if the weather is deemed too dangerous. *For the Tateyama Cable Car segment of the route (Tateyama Station~Bijodaira) you may travel by a replacement bus service instead. *Please be aware that due to possible heavy congestion along the route, the departure time of Day 2 may be quite early in the morning. As a result, breakfast may be a bento box served on the bus. The return journey back to Nagoya may could also be significantly delayed. *We may have to shorten the visit to Murodo (the highest point on the route) if our progress along the route is slower than scheduled. *Please wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes. Please also wrap up warm as it will get significantly cold. *The order of the itinerary is subject to change. *This tour is operated with a mix of Japanese and foreign passengers. *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
  • JR Nagoya West Exit (Taiko-dori) ESCA Underground Shopping Mall ​(Meet 7:50) Takato Castle Ruins Park​ (View cherry blossoms/80 mins) Azumino ​(Shopping) Inner Village Miyama or similar standard hotel in Hakuba ​(Overnight)

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Hotel Ōgizawa Station [① Kanden Tunnel Trolley Bus] Kurobe Dam Kurobeko Station [② Kurobe Cable Car] Kurobedaira [③ Tateyama Ropeway] Daikanbo [④ Tateyama Tunnel Trolley Bus] Murodo​ (See the Snow Wall just as it has opened) [⑤ Tateyama Highland Bus] Bijodaira [⑥ Tateyama Cable Car] Tateyama Station Tateyama​ (Shopping) Nagoya Station ​(Schedule 20:50)



location Nagoya

Detail

Departure place

Nagoya

Meeting Time

07:50 AM

Destination

Toyama

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