Alpine Route Snow Wall with Stay in Hotel Tateyama, 2 Days / Operates From 2 Participants

Highlights

1. The highest point on the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route reaches an altitude of 2450m. Accommodation is Hotel Tateyama. 2. The Snow Wall is within walking distance from the hotel. At nearly 20m tall, it is an incredible sight. 3. Since there is no set itinerary, sightsee at your own pace. 4. Travel by Shinkansen (round-trip.) As this is an independent tour plan, no tour guide is provided. Necessary documents such as final itinerary sheet, tickets/coupons etc. will be delivered to you in advance so that you can complete the tour by yourself. Please write in the Remarks. Necessary documents such as final itinerary sheet, coupons etc. will be delivered to your hotel or Kansai airport. Please write the name of the place and date you wish to receive the documents. In case of the hotel, please also write the name the reservation was made under. [Items included in "Infant price"] Infant price is not included. Please reserve under the child option. [Items included] One night at Hotel Tateyama (with dinner and breakfast), JR tickets for Shin Osaka~Shinano-Omachi Station and for JR Toyama Station~Shin Osaka Station, Route Bus ride from Shinano-Omachi to Ogizawa, the Alpine Route Through Crossing ticket and Toyama Chihou Railway ticket (limited to the route section included in the itinerary). [Additional Information] *Tateyama Kurobe Alpine route: During the Snow Wall walk, the highest temperature would still be less than 10℃, so heavy winter clothes are required. It is possible that the weather turns for the worse and additional snowfall occurs. Since reflections off the snow are strong, sunglasses and sun screen are also recommended. The Murododaira area will be covered with snow so if you want to go out for a walk, please prepare water-proof trekking shoes or long boots. ■Attention■The activity may be canceled or shortened by the event organizer due to bad visibility, heavy snow, etc. *[JR] For JR-included package tours, the designated seats will be arranged once we have received your booking. The details of the tour arrangement will be informed to you by email. If your tour departs more than one month away, the details of the tour arrangement will be informed within one month prior to the return-trip date. Please note that when the train(s) specified in the itinerary is fully booked, we will place you in a train before or after that. *[Hotel] Hotel Tateyama is located in the unique environment at 2450m above sea level. Atmospheric pressure is low and air is thin. Altitude sickness may be felt even if you are in full health. It is therefore highly recommended for anyone considering to participate on this tour, especially for those with chronic heart problems, high blood pressure etc., pregnant women or bringing small children, to check with their doctors beforehand and prepare accordingly. Please also bring any regular medication with you. Should you become ill, the hotel will assist as much as possible, but please note that no doctors or ambulance are available at the hotel and it would take a long time for emergency transport to arrive. Guest rooms are all non-smoking. *The child fare is applied only if a reservation (using 1 room) consists of more than 2 adults. *This tour is organized and conducted by Kinki Nippon Tourist Individual Tour Co.,Ltd. *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. *We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to traffic,weather or other circumstances that are beyond our control. *If we have to cancel the tour for typhoon, heavy snow, or other circumstances beyond our control, we decide the matter by 3pm Japan time one day before the departure and inform you about it by e-mail. *The place that the tour disbands may be different from the one that it meets. For the actual place, ask the tour conductor on the spot. *(Act on the Protection of Personal Information has been revised since May 30, 2017.) Customer information, such as name, age, gender and others may be forwarded to the hotels or necessary organizations for the tour arrangement. Completion of the tour reservation shall be deemed to agree upon above condition.

Itinerary

Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Shin-Osaka Station (Depart 7:50-8:50) Nozomi (Non-smoking/normal reserved seat) Nagoya Station (transfer)(Depart 9:00-10:00) Limited express Wide View Shinano (Non-smoking/normal reserved seat) Matsumoto Station (Arrive 11:04-12:04) (transfer) Oito Line Shinano-Omachi Station (Arrive 12:18-13:05) Route bus (approx. 40 min) *Alpine Route from here *[Ogizawa Kanden Tunnel Trolleybus (approx. 16 min) Kurobe Dam Walk (approx. 800m) Lake Kurobe Kurobe Cable Car (approx. 5 min) Kurobedaira Tateyama Ropeway (approx. 7 min) Daikanbo Tateyama Tunnel Trolleybus (approx. 10 min) Murudo=Direct connection=Hotel Tateyama

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Hotel Tateyama Murudo(Visit Snow Wall Road and enjoy walking around the huge wall) Tateyama Kogen Bus (approx. 20 min) Midagahara Tateyama Kogen Bus (approx. 30 min) Bijodaira Tateyama Cable Car (approx. 7 min) Tateyama] Toyama Chihou Railway Dentetsu-Toyama Station Walk (approx. 10 min) JR Toyama Station [Depart 16:17-17:11] Hokuriku Shinkansen (Non-smoking/normal reserved seat) JR Kanazawa Station (transfer) [Depart 16:58-17:33] Limited Express Thunderbird (Non-smoking/normal reserved seat) Shin-Osaka Station (Arrive19:33-20:33)



Detail

Departure place

Designated place

Meeting Time

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Destination

Nagano, Toyama

Language
  • English

  • Chinese

Language Support

This particular course is operated as a free plan tour, therefore there will not be any language support from a tour conductor. We will however, provide the final confirmation and itinerary in the preferred language of your choice.

Minimum number of participants for operation

2 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