【Departure from Osaka（Umeda）】Shirakawago Light-up・Hyoutenka no mori (Ice Forest Festival)・Hida Takayama
◇◆Shirakawago Gasshozukuri Minkaen Light-up ◇◆
※Please note this tour includes Shirakawago Gasshozukuri Minkaen light-up, not including the tour to Shieakawamura.※
☆Limited time only - Special light-up event at night.
Gasshozukuri houses are lit up to enjoy the fantastic view of Japan.
○Gujohachiman・・・Stroll around the castle town.
○Hida Takayama・・・Stroll at the old streets of Hida Takayama and try local specialties♪
○Hyoutenka no mori (Ice Forest Festival) ・・・Enjoy a magical world of ice which is different from snow.
HidaTakayama Onsen(hot spring)・Hida Hotel Plaza or the same class
Staying at the highest class hotel of our choice.
＜Optional lunch box on Day 1＞
An optional Day-1 "makunouchi"style lunch box (with tea) is offered on request for JPY1,100 on separate cost. It is served in the coach. If you would like to have optional lunch, please inform us at least 7 days prior to the departure date. Please pay the lunch fee all together with the tour fee by credit card in advance.
Umeda (Meet 8:15)Gujohachiman (Stroll /apporx. 60 min)World heritage site・Shirakawago Gassho Zukuri Minkaen (Stroll / approx. 150 min)Hida Takayama Onsen (Hot spring)･Hida Hotel Plaza or the same class (Overnight)
Breakfast : 0 / Lunch : 0 / Dinner : 1
Accommodation : Hida Hotel Plaza or the same class
Hida Takayama Onsen (Late departure 10:00 / Stroll individually before the departure)Akigami Onsen･Hyoutenka no mori (Ice Forest Festival)(Stroll / approx. 30 min)Butaitouge (Lunch / approx. 50 min)Umeda (Scheduled 20:00~21:30)
(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
25 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
Hida Hotel Plaza or the same class
1 room for 1 - 4 guest(s)
Breakfast : 1 / Lunch : 0 / 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"
Bus seat, facility usage charge (no meals & bedding)
Due to the light-up viewing, dinner time will be around 16:00 on day 1.
Please wear non-slip shoes as it is very dangerous to walk on the icy streets at night. Wearing heavy winter clothes is strongly recommended. When we stroll at night it is usually very cold at night and gets below zero. Bring warm items (warm clothes, a heavy jackets, water-repellent functional wears, heat pads, gloves, hats, earmuffs a torch etc ) by yourself.
Snow view is not guaranteed, depending on the weather.
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.
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.
(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.