In modern times, the road provides a pleasant path through scenic countryside, including picturesque, old post towns on route in much the same way that the Japanese traveller of old did; which provides the history of Japan. Also included in this tour is a detour to Matsumoto Castle and the Museum of Art.
2. Experience staying at a Minshuku (casual-styled Ryokan) in Magome.
3. Learn about Edo Period.
6. Prices are based on 2 or more people travelling.
8. Seasonal surcharge apply. Please ask our friendly staff for detail.
|Departure||Jan - Dec 2017; Daily
(Except 28 Dec - 03 Jan)
|Guide||English Speaking Guide Day 1 - 3|
|Minimum participants||2 people|
You will be introduced to your English speaking guide at your hotel in Tokyo. Prepare for your journey to Matsumoto and board the Limited Express Azusa from Shinjuku Station bound for Matsumoto Station.
Once you reach your destination, grab a bite to eat for lunch; then it's off to explore Matsumoto Castle and view the Matsumoto City Museum.
Finally arrive at your accommodation in Matsumoto and rest up for tomorrow.
Overnight at Matsumoto Tokyu Rei Hotel or similar (3.5 Star Hotel)
Start the day off with breakfast at your hotel, then head off on your expedition to Tsumago by local train and bus. Upon arrival, walk from Tsumago to Magome.
Arrive at Magome Tourism Association Tourist Office to obtain your certificate.
Head to your accommodation in Magome and enjoy free time at your leisure for the rest of the afternoon.
Enjoy dinner at your accommodation.
Overnight at Minshuku Shirakiya or similar (3 Star Japanese Inn)
Breakfast at your hotel then enjoy free time at your leisure until departure.
Your guide will escort you from your accommodation to the bus stop. Catch the bus from Magome to Nagoya, arrive at Nagoya Station and say farewell to your guide.
Hotels: Matsumoto (1 Night), Magome (1 Night).
Meals: 2 Breakfasts, 1 Dinner.
Guide: English speaking guide service Day 1-3.
Bus Transfers to Tsumago & Nagoya
Admission Fares to Matsumoto Castle & Museum of Art
Please book JR Pass with our travel specialist.