Daisetsuzan National Park & 13 Autumn Views in Hokkaido / To & From Hokkaido

Highlights

1. Visit 13 places in autumn colors. Let's go to Hokkaido to catch the first autumn views! ● Lake Shikaribetsu: Enjoy the unspoilt natural views, followed by autumn leaves cruise! ● Mt. Asahidake: Enjoy brocade-like views of tinted leaves from the ropeway! ● Kamuikotan: A scenic gorge of chlorite schist with a suspension bridge. 2. Overnight at the hot spring resort for 2 nights. 1st night: Shikaribetsu Kohan Onsen Hotel Fusui ・All rooms have a lake view! Enjoy the fantastic view through the large window in the room. ・From the outdoor bath, you can see Mt. Kuchibiru (lips). ・You will be completely wrapped in the starry sky at night. 2nd night: Taisetsuzan Shirogane Kankou Hotel ・A hot spring hotel, located at the foot of Taisetsuzan mountain range. ・Enjoy hot spring baths, whose spring is nicknamed as platinum (Shirogane) from deep under the ground. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- >>>Tokyo to Hokkaido Course (flights included) is also available. Course No: 30670 accepting now! [Additional information] *The best viewing season of autumn leaves on average. ・Takinoue Park in Yubari (early - late Oct.) ・Fukuhara Sanso (mid-Sept. - mid-Oct.) ・Lake Shikaribetsu: A concrete arch bridge on the old National Railway Shihoro Line (late Sept. - early Oct.) ・Mikuni Pass (late Sept. - mid-Oct.) ・Ginsendai (mid-late Sept.) ・Obako in Sounkyo (mid-Oct.) ・At the foot of Mt. Asahidake (mid-Sept. - early Oct.) ・Mt. Asahidake・around Sugatami Pond (early - mid-Sept.) *Another tour departing from Haneda Airport (Tour No.30670) will join this tour at the meeting place. - As the flight or train will be decided around 7 days prior to the departure date, we will inform you the details of the meeting time and place once it’s decided. - Please note that there is a case that we require you to wait for a while until they arrive especially if there is a delay. - In the event that the tour departing from Tokyo is cancelled due to the designated flight being cancelled at very short notice due to inclement weather, this tour will also be cancelled with a full refund of the tour price. - Thank you for your understanding and cooperation in advance. *Cancellation fee of this course incurs 21 days prior to the 1st day of the tour. *Items included in "Infant price" - Bus seat (No meal and bedding) *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 - Expenses for transportation, meal(s), admission fee(s) not specified in the itinerary, personal expenses during the tour (telephone, laundry or beverages etc.) and optional tour fees. [Attention] Possible changes to the itinerary *The order of the itinerary, which includes accommodation, may be changed or the tour may be conducted in reverse order. *At Mt. Kurodake and Mt. Asahidake in Daisetsuzan, the temperature difference is usually large after mid-September. When it is windy, it will be very cold. (The first snowfall of the year may be expected around the mountain top.) Winter clothes are a must. *Fukuhara Sanso may be closed due to weather or operational reasons. *Ginsendai is one of multiple trailheads that lead into Daisetsuzan National Park. This mountain trail is not paved and is sloped. During the autumn leaves season, this trail is very crowded. When crowded, the time at Ginsendai may be shortened. *Kamuikotan visit: The tour visits this place during the best viewing time only. (The best time to see the autumn foliage is usually early - mid-Oct.) *Lake Shikaribetsu: A Japanese-speaking nature guide is provided, however translation is not available. *A change or skipping parts of the itinerary may be necessary due to weather conditions. When transportation, including flights, are cancelled or delayed, the extra costs for the accommodation, meals and transportation may incur. If it is the case, these extra costs will be covered by the customer. *The best viewing season of autumn leaves differs depending on weather conditions. *Some contents of the meal are subject to change due to the availability of the ingredients. Accommodation *If you booked a room for 3~4people, a room with an extra bed/sofa bed or two rooms may be provided. Attire *Please join the tour with comfortable clothes and walking shoes. A backpack is recommended. Tour bus *This course is conducted together with Japanese participants. *A Japanese-speaking sightseeing guide is accompanied. A tour conductor speaks English or Chinese, however he/she does not offer the translation of the guiding. 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
  • New Chitose Airport 【9:30~11:30 Departure】 -- ① Takinoue Park in Yubari (Contrast of autumn color azalea trees and Chidorigataki fall/approx. 20 mins) -- ② Fukuhara Sanso (View Japanese maple trees in autumn color. /approx. 50 mins) -- ③ Ougigahara Observation (Panoramic view of Hidaka mountain range in autumn color./approx. 15 mins) -- Shikaribetsu Kohan Onsen (Overnight)  *④ View Mt. Kuchibiru (lips) from the outdoor bath. You will be completely wrapped in the starry sky at night. (*When sky is clear.)

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1 (Lunch Box)
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Shikaribetsu Kohan Onsen -- ⑤ Lake Shikaribetsu (Leave early in the morning while the air is very clear. Enjoy stroll around the lake in Daisetsuzan National Park with a nature guide. [approx. 1Km・60 mins]/⑥ Autumn Leaves Cruise Enjoy scenic views from the boat. (approx. 40 mins) -- ⑦ A concrete arch bridge on the old National Railway Shihoro Line (View from Takinosawa bridge/approx. 10 mins) -- ⑧ Mikuni Pass (View autumn foliage from the highest pass of the national road in Hokkaido./approx. 15 mins) -- ⑨ Ginsendai (Famous autumn foliage spot in Daisetsuzan./approx. 50 mins) -- ⑩ Obako in Sounkyo (A scenic gorge that is flanked by 100 meter high forested cliffs./approx. 15 mins) -- Biei Shirogane Onsen (Overnight)  *Hotel is located at the foot of the mountain to feel the great nature, boasting hot spring baths.

Day 3
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Biei Shirogane Onsen [⑪ Enjoy walking around Shirohige (White Beard) Falls on your own. 5 minutes walk from the hotel./ The appearance of the trickling spring water looks just like a white beard.] -- ⑫ Blue Pond in Biei (Cobalt blue color pond/approx. 20 mins) -- ⑬ Mt. Asahidake in Daisetsuzan (View autumn leaves from the ropeway. /approx. 60 mins) -- Kamuikotan (A scenic gorge of chlorite schist with a suspension bridge. / approx. 30 mins) -- New Chitose Airport 【Arrival 16:30~19:00】



location New-Chitose-Airport

Detail

Departure place

New-Chitose-Airport

Meeting Time

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Destination

Hokkaido

Language
  • English

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

20 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)

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