(1) Snow Walls Otani: They are about 500m long snow walls at Murodo at the 2450m high spot in the middle of mountains. Murodo is one of the heaviest snowfall areas in the world. The snow on the Tateyama Toll Road is removed for vehicle traffic in spring and the snow left on the sides of the road are extremely high and are called Snow Walls Otani (Otani literally means a snow valley).
Nagoya(meet 7:10)<expressway>Tateyama Alpenmura(rest: 15min)<Tateyama Toll Road>Murodo, Tateyama(Snow Walls Otani Walk Through: 90min)<Tateyama Toll Road>Tateyama(shopping: 20min)<expressway>Nagoya(end: approx 21:40)
※From 3 to 5 May, the tour meets at 6:50 at Nagoya, 20 minutes earlier than the original plan.