8 Day Northland Regions Exploration

  • Accommodation
  • Transport

7 Nights from $2,361

(* Price is per person.)

* Above price is triple room base and land only price. Airfare is not included.
* Seasonal surcharges apply for all other dates.

Enjoy riding the new Hokuriku Shinkansen (New Bullet Train that will operate from 14th March 2015) that will take you to the most  fascinating places in Japan in no time! 
You will be able to visit the must see locations of Japan like Tokyo, Nagano, Unazuki Onsen, Takayama, Kanazawa, Awara Onsen and Kyoto.  Experience the history, culture, and see many amazing views in this wonderful 8 day package. 

Highlights 

  • Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park
  • Zenkoji Temple
  • Kurobe George Train Ride
  • Kusakabe Folk Museum
  • Gassho-Zukuri Houses
  • Maruoka Castle
  • Tojinbo Cliff 
Departure Daily Departure from 14th March 2016
Meals Breakfast 2
Lunch 0
Dinner 2
Guide English speaking assistant at Narita airport. 
Minimum participaints 2 people
Code NT-JVS-4

 

Call us on 1800 802 552  or  Online Enquiry

Schedule

B: Breakfast | L: Lunch | D: Dinner
Tokyo

Day 1

Tokyo

Upon Arrival to Narita International Airport, there will be one of our staff waiting for you at the arrival gate and we will help you board an airport bus. Transfer to your hotel by an airport bus which takes about 85 mins.

Overnight at Grand Prince Hotel New Takanawa or similar (4.5 star Hotel)

Tokyo-Nagano

Day 2

Tokyo-Nagano

Make your own way to Tokyo Station by using a JR train from Shinagawa Station. Take a bullet train to Nagano from Tokyo station then change to a local non-reserved train to Yudanaka. From Yudanaka Station, take a local bus to Kanbayashi Onsen. Experience spending an exquisite time atJigokudani snow monkey park. (30 min walk) Transfer toNagano and visitZenkoji Temple. Make your own way to your hotel.

Overnight at Hotel Metropolitan Nagano or similar (4 star Hotel)

Nagano-Unazuki Onsen (D) / Nagano - Shinhodaka Onsen (D)

Day 3

Nagano-Unazuki Onsen (D) / Nagano - Shinhodaka Onsen (D)

<Summer Season>
Take a bullet train to Kurobe-Unazuki Onsen, and then change to a local non-reserved train to Unazuki Onsen. Enjoy the uniqueKurobe Gorge trainride, while looking at the beautiful view ofKurobe Gorge and Kurobe River. Relax in a hot spring bath and experience a traditional Japanese dinner at your Japanese-style accommodation.

Overnight at Entaiji or similar (4 star Ryokan)


<Winter Season>
Take a limited express train to Matsumoto. Enjoy sightseeing in Matsumoto Castle on foot. After sightseeing, take an express nus to Shinhodaka via Hirayu onsen.
Make your own way to your accommodation. Enjoy hot spring bath and traditional Japanese dinner at your accommodation.
Overnight at Hodakaso Yamano Hotel(Japanese room) or similar



Unazuki Onsen-Takayama (B) / Shinhodaka Onsen - Takayama (D)

Day 4

Unazuki Onsen-Takayama (B) / Shinhodaka Onsen - Takayama (D)

<Summer Season>
Breakfast at your hotel, then transfer to Toyama by a local train and take a limited express train to Takayama. ExploreTakayamaon foot. Visit places such asYatai Kaikan Exhibit, Jinya House Museum, andthe historicalKusakabe Folk Museum. Make your own way to your accommodation.

Overnight at Hida Hotel Plaza or similar (3 star Hotel)

<Winter Season>
Enjoy Shin-Hodaka Ropeway rides, while watching great panoramic view from Nishi-Hodakaguchi.
After sightseeing, take a local bus to takayama via Hirayu Onsen.
Enjoy Takayama sightseeing on foot.
Overnight at Hida Hotel Plaza or similar (3 star Hotel)


Takayama-Shirakawago-Kanazawa

Day 5

Takayama-Shirakawago-Kanazawa

Make your own way to Takayama Bus Terminal and take the Nohi bus to Shirakawago. Explore around the historic villages ofShirakawagoand visit places such as theGassho-Zukuri style houses, Nagase House, andMinka-en(Japanese world heritage architectures). Take the Nohi bus to Kanazawa, upon arrival make your own way to your accommodation.

Overnight at Kanazawa Miyako Hotel or similar (4 star Hotel)

Kanazawa-Yamanaka Onsen (D)

Day 6

Kanazawa-Yamanaka Onsen (D)

Explore Kanazawa using public transport.
Visit places such as:Kenroku-en which is one of the three most beautiful gardens in Japan,Seison-kaku Villa (Japanese Architecture),Kaga Yuzen Traditional Industry Center where you will be able to see the manufacturing process of the local traditional craftKaga Yuzen. Also visitOmi-cho Market andHigashi Chaya-gai (historical geisha district). Transfer toYamanaka Onsen by a Hokutestu bus. After arrival, enjoy walking Kakusenkei Gorge and an open air bath viewing the gorge. Make your own way to your Japanese style accommodation. Have a relaxing time in a hot spring bath and experience a traditional Japanese dinner at your accommodation.

Overnight at Shirasagiyu Tawaraya or similar (3 star Ryokan)

Yamanaka Onsen-Kyoto (B)

Day 7

Yamanaka Onsen-Kyoto (B)

Breakfast at your hotel. Take a local bus to Eiheiji Temple and enjoy the beautiful views of this large temple complex in the mountains. From Eiheiji, take a local bus to Tojinbo. Enjoy walking along Tojinbo and experiencing picturesque sea views. Head back to Awara Onsen Station and transfer to Kyoto by a limited express train. Upon arrival, make your own way to your accommodation.

Overnight at New Miyako Hotel or similar (4 star Hotel)

Kyoto-Osaka

Day 8

Kyoto-Osaka

Transfer to Kansai International Airport by an airport shuttle van.
*Pick up time is about 4 hours prior to the flight.
Exact pick up time will be notified to you on Day 7.

Inclusions

  • Hotels: Tokyo(1 night), Nagano(1 night), Unazaki Onsen(1 night), Takayama(1 night), Kanazawa(1 night), Yamanaka Onsen(1 night), Kyoto(1 night)
  • Meals:  2 Breakfasts, 2 Dinners
  • Airport transfers

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