[From Nagoya] Shirakawa-go the World Heritage Site & Shin-Hotaka, 2 Days


●Enjoy the scenic view of northern alps from Shinhotaka ropeway! ●Tour visits Shirakawa-go, the World Heritage Site. (Stroll by own) ●Staying at "Hotel Hotaka" where you can enjoy the seasonal views from the open-air bath. ★This is an independent tour and no tour staff is provided. Necessary documents, such as the final itinerary sheet and coupons will be delivered to you in advance so that you can travel on your own. Documents and coupons are delivered to the hotel or Narita/Haneda airport 1 day prior to the tour date. Please write the hotel name or airport name & flight details for delivery in the Remarks section of the reservation form. [Items included in "Infant price"] Those 5 years old and under are not accepted on this tour. [Notes] ●Tour inclusions: Round trip train boarding tickets and limited express tickets for Nagoya⇔Takayama, round trip regular route bus boarding tickets for Takayama ⇔ Shinhotaka Ropeway Bus Stop, round trip ropeway tickets for Shinhotaka Ropeway, 1 night accommodation at Hotel Hotaka (with dinner and breakfast), round trip regular route bus boarding tickets for Takayama ⇔ Shirakawa-go. ●This is the JR-included package tour, seats reservation of the train will be arranged after receiving the tour bookings. We will inform you the reservation by email. If the tour departure date is more than one month away, the seats reservation notice mail will be delivered to the tourists within one month before the return-trip date. Please note when the train(s) specified in the itinerary section is fully booked, we will place you in a train before or after that. ・Seat preferences such as a particular carriage number or seat number will not be considered. ・No stopover permitted. ・Once the tour starts, the carriage or designated seat cannot be changed. ・If one misses the train being booked, the designated Limited Express ticket for reserved seats and the boarding ticket will both become invalid. Boarding on the subsequent trains even for the non-reserved seats will not be permitted. ●Even if the ropeway tickets are not used, no refund will be made. When the ropeway is suspended due to the bad weather, you can exchange ropeway ticket to a coupon (JPY1,000/adult, JPY500/child) which can be used in the hotel at the front desk of the hotel. No refund will be made. ●Seats on the regular route bus on Day 2 from Shirakawa-go to Takayama are reserved. If you are late for the bus, you cannot board on the subsequent bus, and you need to pay for the new ticket. (JPY2,470/adult, JPY1,240/child) ●This tour is organized and conducted by Kinki Nippon Tourist Individual Tour Co.,Ltd. ●Comfortable clothing and walking shoes is highly recommended. ●Visiting spots might be very cold. Bringing thick winter clothes is strongly recommended. ●The viewing period for the autumn leaves will depend on the weather. ●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: 0
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • JR Nagoya station【Departure 8:43~9:39】 Limited Express "Hida" (Ordinary car, reserved seat, non-smoking) Takayama station【Arrival 10:56~12:23】 Please make your way to the bus center. (2 min walk) Takayama Nohi Bus Center 【Departure 11:40~12:40】 Regular route bus (non-reserved seat) Shinhotaka Ropeway Bus Stop【Arrival 13:16~14:16】 Please make your way to the ropeway station. Please leave your large belongings at the hotel, located at the ropeway station. Check-in time is 14:30. Viewing magnificent northern alps from Shinhotaka Ropeway. Shinhotaka Onsen station (approx. 5 min) Nabehira Kogen station (Transfer) Shirakaba Daira station (approx. 10 min) Nishi Hotakaguchi station, Arrival Free time after arrival. Enjoy viewing northern alps. Nishi Hotakaguchi station Shirakaba Daira station (Transfer) Nabehira Kogen station Shinhotaka Onsen station Please make your way to the hotel. Hotel Hotaka Dinner is Japanese Kaiseki cuisine.

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Breakfast at the hotel. Check-out time is 10:00. Departure from the hotel. Shinhotaka Ropeway Bus Stop【Departure 8:55】 Regular route bus (non-reserved seat) Takayama Nohi Bus Center【Arrival 10:31, Departure 10:50】 Regular route bus (non-reserved seat) Shirakawa-go【Arrival 11:40】 Shirakawa-go, Enjoy strolling around. ※No guide is provided, please stroll around on your own. Shirakawa-go【Departure 14:35】 Regular route bus (Reserved seat) Takayama Nohi Bus Center【Arrival 15:25】 JR Takayama station【Departure 15:35~16:32】 Nagoya station 【Arrival 18:02~19:02】


Departure place

Designated place (Aichi)

Meeting Time



Gifu (Takayama), Shirakawa-go

  • 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

1 Person(s)

Cancellation policy Tour Condition