Mt Fuji, Takayama, Kanazawa and Shirakawa-go 4-Day Tour with Roundtrip Bullet Train from Tokyo

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Shirakawa-gō gasshō-zukuri houses
Shirakawa-gō gasshō-zukuri houses
Takayama
Takayama
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Takayama
Takayama
Ogimachi village in Shirakawa-gō
Ogimachi village in Shirakawa-gō
Shirakawa-gō in Winter
Shirakawa-gō in Winter
Kenrokuen Garden in Kanazawa
Kenrokuen Garden in Kanazawa
Spring Cherry Blossoms in Kenrokuen Garden, Kanazawa
Spring Cherry Blossoms in Kenrokuen Garden, Kanazawa
 Kenrokuen Garden Kasumi Pond with famous symbol Kotoji-tōrō (two-legged stone lantern)
Kenrokuen Garden Kasumi Pond with famous symbol Kotoji-tōrō (two-legged stone lantern)
Nagamachi Samurai District, Kanazawa
Nagamachi Samurai District, Kanazawa
Nagamachi Samurai District, Kanazawa
Nagamachi Samurai District, Kanazawa
Shirakawa-go Traditional Homes
Shirakawa-go Traditional Homes
Shirakawa
Shirakawa
Historical Government House
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Nomura Family Residence - ©Kanazawa City/©JNTO
©Kanazawa City/©JNTONomura Family Residence
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What To Expect

See the nature and history of rural Japan! Take this 4-day package tour that departs from Tokyo and takes you to Mt. Fuji and Hakone, Takayama, World-Heritage-listed Shirakawago and Kanazawa.

Specifications

Type:
Multiday tours from Tokyo
Departs From:
Tokyo
Meeting Point:
Hotel pick-up or Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal
Duration:
4 days / 3 nights
Availability:
Wednesday and Friday at 8:00 AM
Product Code:
6938
Voucher info:
Paper voucher printout not required for this activity. You may show e-voucher from your mobile device.
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Description

Visit Mt. Fuji, Japan's highest peak and most famous symbol. Spend the evening in the historical mountain resort area of Hakone before traveling to Takayama, known as the "Little Kyoto," to see its preserved historical structures and environment. Mingle with the locals at the thatched roofed village of Shirakawa-go, a World Heritage site. Visit Kanazawa, home of Kenroku Garden, one of the three most beautiful gardens in Japan, and admire the ceramics at Kutaniyaki.

Day 1. Tokyo - Mt. Fuji - Hakone

Take a deluxe motorcoach to the foot of Mt. Fuji via expressway, then drive halfway up Japan's highest mountain to enjoy a spectacular view from a height of 2300 meters. After lunch, proceed to Mt. Komagatake mountaintop and a cruise on Lake Ashi on a pirate boat.

Day 2. Hakone - Takayama

Drive to Odawara Station and board a shinkansen for Nagoya. Transfer to a limited express for Takayama, an ancient, tranquil city also known as "Little Kyoto." Stroll through Takayama, visiting Yatai Kaikan Hall, where colorfully decorated traditional festival floats are displayed, Kusakabe Folkcraft Museum, formerly the residence of powerful merchants under government patronage, and the streets of Kami Sannomachi, where there are preserved traditional Japanese wooden houses.

Day 3. Takayama - Shirakawago - Gokayama - Kanazawa

Go for a scenic drive by Lake Miboro and along Shokawa River to Shirakawago, designated in 1995 as a World Heritage site. Its highlights are unique structures called Gassho-Zukuri, or joined-hands farmhouses.

Day 4 : Kanazawa - Tokyo

08:30 Depart the hotel by motorcoach and visit Higaschichaya street, Tentokuin Temple, and the Nomura Residence, a historical samurai family residence. Proceed to Kenrokuen Garden, one of the Three Great Gardens of Japan, before heading to Kanazawa Station and take a limited express train (Shirasagi) to Nagoya. At Nagoya Station, transfer to a Nozomi Shinkansen to Tokyo.

19:30 - 20:30 Arrive at Tokyo Station. Drop-off service offered to same hotels as pick-up

Hotel Accommodation

Tourist Class: Yumoto Fujiya Hotel (Standard room) in HAKONE day 1; Hida Hotel Plaza (Standard room) in TAKAYAMA day 2; Kanazawa Miyako Hotel in KANAZAWA day 3

*Hotels are subject to availability and may be substituted with similar accommodations if not available. This will be confirmed on your voucher.

Includes

  • Hotel pick-up

  • Lunch

  • English-speaking guide except when onboard Shinkansen

Excludes

  • Meals and drinks not in description

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Personal expenses

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

  • Pick ups are available from selected Tokyo hotels.

  • A holiday surcharge is applicable for the following 2017 departure dates: 8 January, 10 February, 19 March, 28-30 April, 1-5 May, 16 July, 10 August, 17 and 22 September, 8 November, 2 and 22 November and 22 December. Please inquire.

  • If your hotel is not in the list, you may choose to proceed to the Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal or be picked up at a hotel in the list that is nearest you. Please indicate your choice upon booking.

  • Please call to confirm hotel pick-up 24 hours before your tour date.

  • Rates quoted are for the listed hotels and are subject to change depending on availability.

  • Children 5 years old and below are free of charge, provided they sit on an adult's lap. If they need a seat, they will be charged (child rates).

  • For Day 1, we recommend wearing casual attire and comfortable shoes suitable for walking.

  • Please bring an overcoat or wear warm clothes during winter from October to February.

  • Please inform us where you will be staying before/after this tour when make a booking.

  • This tour is offered for travelers from overseas only.

  • When the Gassho-zukuri Folk Village and Wada House are closed, the tour will visit Nagase House and Myozenji Temple instead.

  • Transfers on Day 2 will be conducted by shared bus, and transfers on Day 3 will be conducted by local transportation.

  • Visits to Kusakabe Folk Museum and Kami Sannomachi Street may be moved to the following day.

  • Lake Miboro may be skipped due to heavy snow in winter.

  • GPS-equipped audio guides are available in Chinese and Spanish (please request during booking).

  • Mt. Komagatake Aerial Cableway may be skipped due to traffic conditions without alternative on some days.

  • When the driveway up to Mt.Fuji's 5th station is closed in winter due to heavy snow, you will go up to only the highest possible point that is allowed at the moment.

  • Komagatake Ropeway or Cruise on Lake Ashi may also be omitted or substituted depending on traffic, weather conditions, or for other operational reasons. In this case, you will enjoy one in case of either of them omitted or two for both of them omitted out of following alternatives: Narukawa Museum in Hakone, Hakone Check Point, Cruise on Lake Kawaguchi, Hakone-en Aquarium, Hakone Shrine, Owaku-dani, Lake Kawaguchi Ropeway.

  • Your tour guide will finalize alternative places, based on careful study of tour movement and other conditions.

  • Baggage carriage is not included.

  • Trains do not have areas for storing large pieces of baggage. We recommend leaving large pieces of baggage at your hotel in Tokyo while you travel by train.

  • Mt. Fuji & Hakone Tour - detailed itinerary change

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation: 9 days or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 30% Cancellation Fee (70% reimbursement): between 3 to 8 days prior to date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 2 days or less prior to date of activity.

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