Autumn Tour in Shiga Prefecture: Biwako Valley & Keisokuji Temple / From JR Osaka


1. Biwako Valley View autumn leaves from the Biwako ropeway. Also enjoy the view of Lake Biwa from "Biwako Terrace". *The best viewing season of autumn leaves is usually from late October to late November. 2. Keisokuji Temple View a peaceful precinct, covered by a carpet of crimson maple leaves. *The best viewing season of autumn leaves is usually from mid to late November. 3. Metasequoia street A street lined with rows of metasequoia trees. Enjoy the view from the bus. 4. Buffet lunch (approx. 50 mins) ------------------------------------------------------------------- *Same tour courses, departing from different place are here.* Namba OCAT departure>>>[Course No.88801] Kyoto AVANTI departure>>>[Course No.68550] *Similar tour is here. Namba OCAT departure>>>[Course No.B0806] *Other tours including Biwako Valley autumn leaves viewing are here. JR Osaka departure>>>[Course No.87600] Namba OCAT departure>>>[Course No.87601] ------------------------------------------------------------------- [Additional information] *Items included in "Infant price" - Bus seat, all-you-can-eat lunch, ropeway fare. *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). [Attention] *The best viewing season of autumn leaves differs according to the weather conditions. Once the tour is set to run, the tour goes ahead regardless of the autumn leaves conditions at the sightseeing places. Some contents of the itinerary may be changed, or the tour may be cancelled. In such cases, we will let you know in advance. *Keisokuji Temple: You need to walk from the drop-off point of the tour bus to the temple for 2 kilometers (approx. 25~30 mins). *Biwako Valley ropeway is expected to be very busy and you may need to wait in line for a while. *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. *The tour bus stops at the 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.


Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • JR Osaka (Meet 7:05) Biwako Valley (Stroll/approx. 60 mins) Metasequoia street (View from the bus) Kita Omi Resort (Lunch/approx. 50 mins) Keisokuji Temple (Stroll/approx. 90 mins) JR Osaka (Arrival 19:30~21:00) *The tour end point may be different from the boarding place, depending on congestion. Please ask a staff member on the day for details.

location JR Osaka


Departure place

JR Osaka

Meeting Time

07:05 AM


Kansai, Shiga

  • 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

28 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