Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route & 2 Nights at Tateyama Kogen Hotel [By Train]

Highlights

Enjoy a more slow-paced and relaxing trip over 3 days ① Flexible itinerary: There are some options to choose from according to your pace and interests. ② Frequent rest stops: We will stop every 90 minutes or so during the journey. ③ Fewer people: The tour bus limits the number of participants to just 36 people. Tour Features ① You will return by Shinkansen train in the comfortable Green car (first class)! ② The great advantages of staying at the same hotel for 2 nights are... ・A local guide will escort you around Murodo and Midagahara wetlands. (1 guide is provided for a group of 20 people.) ・Have lunch at Hotel Tateyama in Murodo, 2,450m above sea level! ・Two chances to see the 'sea of clouds' with sunset and the starry sky at night! ・Visit the Snow Wall first thing in the morning when it is less busy (Until June 11th departures.) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [Additional information] *Items 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. *Items not included – Any expenses not specified in the itinerary (e.g. personal expenses, optional tours). *Items included in "Infant price" - Bus seats only. Train seats, meals and bedding are not provided. [Attention] *The sea of clouds and starry sky may not be visible according to the weather on your tour day. Also, the encounter with wild animals including the Raicho (Ptarmigan) bird is not guaranteed. *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. *Seat allocations for trains: Due to the structure of the seats, even if you booked the tour as a group or a pair, your seats may not be close to each other. [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.

Itinerary

Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Osaka station (Depart 9:00~10:50) -- [Limited Express "Thunderbird"・reserved seat・non-smoking] -- Kanazawa station -- [Hokuriku Shinkansen "Tsurugi"・reserved seat] -- Toyama station -- Tateyama station -- [Tateyama Cable Car] -- Bijodaira - -[Tateyama Highland Bus] -- Tengudaira (Overnight) *Stay at a hotel in the Alpine Route for two nights! Enjoy stargazing from 2,300m above sea level!

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Tengudaira -- (Walk to Murodo through the mountain viewing route.) -- Murodo (Stroll around Mikuriga Pond, etc. "Yuki no Otani (snow wall)" walk is possible until June 11th departure/approx. 120 min & Lunch at Hotel Tateyama) -- Midagahara Hotel (A local guide will escort you around the alpine marshland, registered under the Ramsar Convention, where varieties of alpine plants will bloom in full during the early summer/60 min) -- Tengudaira (Overnight)

Day 3
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Tengudaira -- Murodo -- [Tateyama Tunnel Trolley Bus] -- Daikanbo -- [Tateyama Ropeway] -- Kurobedaira - [Kurobe Cable Car] --- Kurobeko -- (You will walk on top of Kurobe Dam!) -- Kurobe Dam (40 min) -- [Kanden Tunnel Trolley Bus] -- Ogizawa station -- Matsumoto station -- [Limited Express "Wide View Shinano"・reserved seat・non-smoking car] -- Nagoya station -- [Shinkansen "Kodama"・Green car (first class)] -- Shin Osaka station (Arrive 17:50~19:50)

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location Osaka

Detail

Departure place

Osaka

Meeting Time

-

Destination

Toyama, Nagano

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

15 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