【Shinkansen Journey】5-Star Excellent Japanese Ryokan “Kagaya” Stay. 3 Days Kanazawa & Noto Explore. Visit Gokayama (World Heritage) and Kenrokuen.
★Have once-in-a-lifetime experience: Stay at Kagaya Ryokan. Check into the ryokan earlier and spend a good 16 hours.
※Dinner will be served in your room, not in the restaurant.
★Get on the popular local train “Noto railway” and enjoy its scenery from the window.
★Kanazawa sightseeing tour; Visit Omicho Ichiba (fish market), Higashi Chaya-gai district and Kenrokuen garden.
★Stroll in Gokayama village (World Heritage).
Tokyo Station (Depart [7:50~9:40])【Hokuriku Shinkansen “Hakutaka”/Second class・non-smoking car】Kanazawa StationOmicho Ichiba Fish Market (Have lunch individually.)Higashi Chaya-gai District (Stroll.)Kenrokuen Garden (Stroll.)Nagamachi Bukeyashiki District, samurai house remainsChirihama Nagisa Driveway (View from bus window.)Wajima Onsen (Stay overnight.)
Wajima OnsenWajima (See the morning market and lacquerware factory.)Shirayone Senmaida, rice terraces (See.)Okunoto Enden-mura, salt drying fieldRokkosaki Lighthouse (View.)Suzu (Have lunch of seafood rice bowl.)Mitsuke-jima Rock (also called “Gunkan-jima”, battleship rock)Anamizu Station 【Noto Railway・non-reserved seat (approx.40 min)】Wakura Onsen StationWakura Onsen (Stay overnight.) ※Dinner will be served in your room.
Wakura OnsenNotojima-ohashi Bridge (Enjoy a pleasant drive on the bridge.)Amaharashi Kaigan Beach (View from bus window.)Shinminato-ohashi Bridge (View from bus window.)Gokayama Village (Stroll.)Shogawa-kyo Gorge (Pleasure boat trip.)Echigo Yuzawa Station (Or Ueda Station)【Shinkansen “Tanigawa”/Green car・non-smoking seat】Tokyo Station (Arrive [19:50~21:30])
(For the actual tour language of your preferred departure day, please look at the booking form. If you make a booking within 7 days to the departure, we may not be able to arrange your preferred language support. In such case, you will be guided by Japanese speaking tour director with an itinerary in your preferred language.)
The Scope of 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
10 persons *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).
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.
Items included in "Infant price"
A coach seat
●You may go by Shinkansen “Kagayaki”, instead of “Hakutaka”.
●You may return by Shinkansen “Hakutaka”, “Asama” or “Toki”, instead of “Tanigawa”.
●Driving on Chirihama Nagisa Driveway is subject to cancellation owing to bad weather and high waves for your security.
●Non-reserved seats will be provided on Noto railway (40 minutes ride). Seating can’t be guaranteed if the train is crowded.
【For customers who have applied for the tour departing on 20 June, 16 August, 20 September, 4 October, 1, 29 November】
The order of the itinerary will be changed as below.
●Before the change： Day 2 Noto Railway （Anamizu Station→Wakura Onsen）/Day 3 Notojima-ohashi Bridge
●After the change： Day 2 Notojima-ohashi Bridge /Day 3 Noto Railway （Wakura Onsen→Anamizu Station）
Wearing clothes and shoes that let you move easily and comfortably is strongly recommended.
According to traffic conditions etc, the order of the itinerary may have to be changed.
This tour is attended by a tour guide and a tour conductor. The tour guide gives sightseeing information in Japanese only. The tour conductor, who can communicate either English or Chinese, gives language support to the tour members but does not translate the Japanese sightseeing information into English nor into Chinese.
Please note that the tour is for Japanese citizens and basically operated in Japanese. The accompanied staff gives you the basic information (such as meeting place and time at each stop) in English or Chinese, however, she/he does not gives you the detailed information of visiting places.
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.