Overnight at Hotel Tateyama, Murodo: The Highest Point on the Alpine Route!

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1. The water discharge at the Kurobe Dam *For the itinerary between 17th April - 22th June, you can walk through the Snow Wall Otani. However, for 26th June - 3rd Oct departures, the water discharge at the Kurobe Dam replaces the Snow Wall walk. 2. Stay at Midagahara Hotel, a resort 1,930 meters above sea level! Enjoy your evening at this unique setting! --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [Optional box lunch on Day 1 (JPY 1,000/person)] *Please inform us of your order in the “Additional Information” section of the application form when you make a reservation. Alternatively, please let us know by e-mail at least 5 days prior to the departure day. *The money will be collected by your tour conductor on the day. *If you don't order this option, please buy lunch by yourself on the way. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [Additional information] *Items included - Expenses for transportation, accommodation, meal(s), 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 seat only [Attention] *For the itinerary between 17th April - 22th June, you can walk through the Snow Wall Otani. However, for 26th June - 3rd Oct departures, the water discharge at the Kurobe Dam replaces the Snow Wall walk. *Travelling along the Alpine Route might have to be discontinued in case of bad weather or other conditions. In such a case, vehicle fares for the areas not yet traveled will be refunded. *This tour may travel together with another tour which follows the same itinerary but uses different hotels. If the total number of applications for both does not reach the minimum to operate, both tours will be cancelled. This tour may stop at other hotels before arriving and departing your hotel. The tour director may not stay overnight with you depending on the availability of the hotel. *The tour stays overnight at Murodo, in the middle of the Alpine Route. As you are required to carry your own luggage, it is recommended that you pack lightly. *It is particularly recommended that you wear a backpack. Do not bring big luggage such as a suitcase if possible. *You may go by bus from Bijodaira to Tateyama Station instead of Tateyama Cable car. *We recommend you to wear comfortable shoes and to bring a light and warm jacket, as well as rainwear (hooded coats are better than umbrellas.) *Snow Wall Otani is available until 22 June. *Wearing clothes and shoes that let you move easily and comfortably is strongly recommended. *Visiting spots might be very cold. Bringing thick winter clothes is strongly recommended. *According to traffic conditions etc, the order of the itinerary may have to be changed. *The best time for viewing autumn leaves might change slightly depending on the weather. *This tour is operated with a mixture of Japanese and foreign guests. 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. [Other] *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
  • Nagoya Station (Meet 7:40) Tateyama Station [Cable Car] Bijodaira [Highland Bus] Hotel Tateyama (Stay overnight) *Arrive at the hotel at around 15:00.

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Murodo (Late departure at 13:00. Enjoy strolling in Murodo individually until then.) [Trolley bus] Daikanbo [Ropeway ] Kurobedaira [Cable car] Kurobeko Station (Stroll) Lake Kurobe Dam [Trolley bus] Ogizawa Station Nagoya Station (Scheduled 20:30)

location Nagoya


Departure place


Meeting Time

07:40 AM



  • 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
5.0 /5 1 Reviews


Tour conductor

A. L. -- / -- / --

Highly recommended tour

The whole trip is very relaxing and the tour guides were friendly and very caring. The private tour to the snow wall was a surprise but very pleasant!