■Shirakawago: This is a World Heritage "gassho-zukuri″farmhouse village. Hundreds and thousands of tourists come to visit the village for its unique scenery.
■Hida Takayama: This is an old post-station town from the Edo period, popularly called a "Little Kyoto″. Its quaint streets lined with old houses attract numerous tourists from home and abroad.
■Grilled Hida beef for lunch. Rolled Hida beef sushi as light meal for dinner!
Nagoya Station(Meet [9:00])Takayama (Grilled Hida beef meal for lunch [approx. 50min])Takayama (Take a scenic walk [approx. 90min])Shirakawago (Visit the site for Shirakawago Light─up 2016 [approx. 150min])Nagoya Station (Dismiss [scheduled 22:20])
(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
28 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).
Minimum number of participants for booking
Breakfast : 0 / Lunch : 1 / Dinner : 1
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
※Lunch will be served around 13:00.
※You may not see a lot of snow like a picture, owing to weather condition.
※If this tour goes behind the schedule, we will set our first priority to Shirakawago Light-up. In such case, strolling in Takayama may be omitted or shortened.
※In Shirakawago, there is no shuttle bus service to the observatory during the light-up period. When you go, it takes around 30~40 minutes from the parking lot by walk. The road to the observatory might be closed owing to heavy snow or other weather conditions.
*A torch/flashlight is recommended when you walk around Shirakawago at night.
*It is strongly recommended to wear a heavy outfit to protect against the cold, as well as to wear shoes that could prevent you from slipping on snowy roads.
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.
According to traffic conditions etc, the order of the itinerary may have to be changed.
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.