Tour Code : 88630 ( 1 day )

【From Osaka】Tour around Lake Biwa, Largest Lake in Japan, & Cherry Blossoms Viewing Spots. The Kaizu-Osaki Peninsula & Sky Walk on Biwa-ko Valley

From Osaka

Cherry blossoms at the Kaizu-Osaki Peninsula (Lake Biwa in Shiga / April) Photo by Mr. Kondo from Kyoto
  • Cherry blossoms at the Kaizu-Osaki Peninsula (Lake Biwa in Shiga / April) Photo by Mr. Kondo from Kyoto
    Cherry blossoms at the Kaizu-Osaki Peninsula (Lake Biwa in Shiga / April) Photo by Mr. Kondo from Kyoto
  • The Biwako Terrace Overlooking Lake Biwa (image)
    The Biwako Terrace Overlooking Lake Biwa (image)
  • Buffet Lunch (approx. 50 min / image) ※Contents of the meal are subject to change depending on the departure date.
    Buffet Lunch (approx. 50 min / image) ※Contents of the meal are subject to change depending on the departure date.

Highlights

◇◆Fully enjoy spring with cherry blossoms and at Lake Biwa◇◆
○Kaizu-Osaki Peninsula・・・One of the best 100 cherry blossoms viewing spots in Japan.
○Biwa-ko Valley・・・Viewing cherry blossoms from ropeway! Spectacular view from the Biwako Terrace♪
○Makino Kogen Highlands・・・1,000 blooming cherry blossoms in the highlands.
○Line of Metasequoia・・・Viewing from bus.
○Buffet lunch at restaurant on the top of Biwa-ko Valley (approx. 50 min)♪
※The best time to see cherry blossoms in each location (average year)
●Kaizu-Osaki Peninsula・・・early - mid April
●Biwa-ko Valley・・・early - mid April
●Makino Kogen Highlands・・・early - late April

Itinerary

Day 1Umeda (Meet 8:00) or Tennoji (Meet 8:00)busOtsu (Rest / approx. 20 min)busBiwa-ko Valley (Ropeway ride・Lunch / approx. 50 min)bus<Line of Metasequoia / Viewing from bus>busMakino Kogen Highlands・1,000 Cherry Blossom Trees (Visit / approx. 20 min)busKaizu-Osaki Peninsula (Visit / approx. 50 min)busUmeda / Namba (Arrival 19:00~20:30)
Breakfast : 0 / Lunch : 1 / Dinner : 0
Accommodation :
This tour also departs from Namba.The tour no. is 88631.

Departures & Prices

Departure PlaceDeparture DateTour Price
per person
 

Umeda

Meeting placeGoogle Maps

2017

Apr. 05, 07, 10, 13, 18, 20,

Adult
12 or older
JPY 8,990
Child
6 to 11
JPY 8,490
Infant
3 to 5
JPY 5,000

Umeda

Meeting placeGoogle Maps

2017

Apr. 08, 09, 15, 16,

Adult
12 or older
JPY 9,990
Child
6 to 11
JPY 9,490
Infant
3 to 5
JPY 5,000

Tennoji

Meeting placeGoogle Maps

2017

Apr. 06, 11, 12, 14, 17, 19,

Adult
12 or older
JPY 8,990
Child
6 to 11
JPY 8,490
Infant
3 to 5
JPY 5,000
Tour Status

Detail

Region(s)Shiga
Duration1 day
Language
  • English
  • Chinese
(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 SupportA 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 operation28 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 booking1 persons
Accommodation
Meal(s)Breakfast : 0 / Lunch : 1 / Dinner : 0
Items includedExpenses 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 includedExpenses 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, buffet lunch, ropeway (Same as adults)
Notes
  • When ropeway is not operated due to the bad weather, etc., the tour may be cancelled. In this case, we will inform you in advance, but we may e-mail you at night one day before the departure date / in the early morning of the departure date. Please make sure to check your e-mail box until the tour day.
  • The congestion of the ropeway in Biwa-ko Valley is expected. Please note there will be a long wait before riding a ropeway.
  • Flower blooming time varies slightly according to weather.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Charge for change or cancellation

How to Reserve

Check the "Tour Conditions" on the link below first and then tick "Agree" and click "Start Booking" button for booking.

Tour Conditions

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*Reservations will be accepted by 7 days prior to each departure date.
(However, they might be accepted in some cases even after this day. )
*Payment can only be made via credit card.

*Inquiry and application should be accepted by internet only