●One of the 100 hinterlands in Japan! Let's set off on a trip to "Kurobe Gorge" by trolley train!
●At the Tateyama Alpine Route, enjoy the scenery which changes from snow-capped mountains, autumn leaves about halfway up mountains, to greenery on the foot of mountains, as elevation decreases.
★Hotel with an open-air bath plan★
We offer a hotel with an open-air bath at additional JPY 4,000/person.
※Reservation can be accepted from 2 persons. ※Tour schedule and conditions are the same as those of the standard plan.
Please contact us if you would like to stay at a hotel with an open-air bath.
(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
20 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
Villa Schole Hakuba or the same class hotel
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, hotel facility usage charge ※Meals, bedding, and JR train & Kurobe Gorge Trolley seats are not included.
The temperature in the Alpine Route is 10-15℃ lower than that of the ground level. Please wear warm clothes. Please also prepare sunscreen, hat/cap and sunglasses to protect your skin from UV rays.
Congestion of the traffic and the sightseeing places are very likely anticipated during the season. Thus, visiting time may not be enough. Please also note drastic delay in arrival time might be predicted.
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.
The best time for viewing autumn leaves might change slightly depending on the weather.
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.
Seats for your group members in the plane or shinkansen may be separated due to the arrangement.
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.