Kumamoto: Koga Falls, Tsukimawari Onsen & Local Specialty Lunch


1. Visit Koga Falls in Aso, known as a winter scenic spot. In winter, the falls freeze over forming numerous icicles and the frozen splashes of water resemble ice blossoms. Look forward to seeing this 'ice art' that is created without human interference. 2. Lunch: Tsukimawari Dengaku, a local specialty dish. Various local ingredients are grilled over charcoal and eaten with a specially prepared Miso sauce. Tofu, Konjac*, local potato, fried Tofu, 1 small side dish, rice, Dago-jiru rice dumpling soup and pickled vegetables. *Konjac is made from Konjac potato and the texture is similar to jelly For an additional JPY500, the Konjac can be changed to chicken. If interested, please let us know at least 7 days prior to the tour departure day. You cannot request to change on the tour day. 3. Enjoy viewing mountains in Aso while bathing in the natural hot spring which helps to create smooth skin. *Please bring your towels to the tour, or buy one at the facility. 4. An ice gripper [Size M: 22-25cm/Size L: 25-28cm] and a heat pack are included. *Please let us know your shoe size at least 10 days prior to the tour departure day. For children (6~12 years old), size M are provided. There is no smaller size than 22cm. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [Additional information] *Items included in "Infant price" - Bus seats only. *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] Koga Falls *Access for large buses is restricted so we will transfer to taxis. *A 15 minute walk (700 meters) up to the falls from the parking lot is required. You will walk back along the same route (Elevation difference: approx. 76m) *We have carefully planned this tour during the period when the falls are usually frozen. However we cannot guarantee that this will be the case on the day. *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. *Sightseeing outside will be very cold. Please prepare warm clothes and accessories. *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
  • Hakata (Meet 7:20) Koga Falls (Visit/Total approx. 1hr) Minami Aso (Lunch & Bathing/Total approx. 2hrs) Hakata (Schedule 18:00~20:00)

location Fukuoka


Departure place


Meeting Time

07:20 AM


Kumamoto, Kyushu

  • 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