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10 days to 8 days before the day of the tour 20%
7 days to 2 days before the day of the tour 30%
The day before the tour 40%
The day of the tour (before start time) 50%
No show/Cancellation after the tour has left 100%
10 days to 8 days before the day of the tour 20%
7 days to 2 days before the day of the tour 30%
The day before the tour 40%
The day of the tour (before start time) 50%
No show/Cancellation after the tour has left 100%

SUNRISE TOURS JTB

PLAN

Shirakawago Winter Illumination Tour (Round-trip Bus Plan)

  • 写真提供 岐阜県白川村役場

  • Tour Details

1. For the first time in three years, a 6-day illumination event will be held at World Heritage Shirakawago!
2. Visit the thatched-roof village and check out mystical scenic views that normally can't be seen!
3. This reservation-only illumination event can only be reached via authorized bus. Sunrise Tours offers seats for this rare event. Round-trip tours from Toyama are highly recommended as they are less congested and bookings are relatively easy to get.
4. Enjoy Japan's seasonal unchanged scenery nestled in snow, a sight that can only be seen here.

  • Tour Overview
Req. to Run Tour
1guest(s)
Req. per Booking
1guest(s)
Departs
Toyama
Guide Service
Not Available
Tour Guide/Conductor Language
Not Available
Audio Guide
Not Available
Tangential multilingual assistant or multilingual reception accepted
Not Available
Meeting Place/Time
Reception at JR Toyama Station North Gate Bus Stop
Included
Round-trip bus fare
Not Included
Meal charges, Transportation expenses to Toyama Station
  • Remarks
Planning Company:Toyama Chiho Railway
Address:1-1-36 Sakura-machi, Toyama-shi, Toyama Prefecture
Toyama Prefecture Governor-Registered Travel Agency (No. 2-164)

[Operation Conditions/Tour Conditions]
Reservation Deadline: 0:00 10 days before
This tour visits a nighttime event in an area covered in deep snow. When booking, please be aware that the characteristics of the tour may make participation difficult for customers bringing small children and those with difficulty walking. The tour destinations and interior of facilities to be visited are not wheelchair accessible. Customers who have difficulty walking are advised to participate with a companion.
The bus number and seat will be assigned. Parties may be separated during seating if the need arises. Specific seats cannot be requested.
The tour may be shared with customers from other travel companies.
The bus will not make stops midway. Transportation on the day is reserved, so guests cannot leave, join, or disembark the tour midway. Requests on the day cannot be accepted.

[Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations]
The illumination is scheduled for 17:30 - 19:30.
Please note that the illumination event may change without prior notice according to the Shirakawa-go Illumination Display Organizing Committee. The order of itinerary may change and arrival times may be greatly delayed depending on road conditions and congestion at destinations. Even if the arrival time is delayed, no compensation will be given for flights, accommodation, meals, taxi fares, etc.
After returning, staying at an accommodation near Toyama Station is recommended. Upon return to Toyama, the accompanying tour staff will be unable to assist with changes to tickets reserved by customers, new reservations, and cancellations related to previously reserved tickets, etc.
This course views the illumination from the thatched-roof village. There will be no sightseeing from the observation deck. The plan including observation deck admission ticket can be booked using the following tour code.

[Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location]
JR Toyama Station North Gate / 14:15

[Important Notes/Supplements: Guide/Tour Conductor]
A Japanese-speaking guide will accompany participants on this tour. Written explanations are available on the day in English and Chinese. No sightseeing information will be provided by the guide on the bus.

[Important Notes/Supplements: Regarding Children/Infants]
Children age 0-5 may participate free of charge if they do not require their own seat on the bus (they must instead sit on the lap of their parent or guardian). Please make a booking at the Child rate if a bus seat is required. Ages are determined based on how old the participant will be on the day of the tour.

[Important Notes/Supplements: What to Wear/Bring]
In January and February the ground at Shirakawago is slippery due to snow, and the temperatures are also quite low. Please bring warm winter clothing and shoes with good traction (temperatures will be below freezing). Also, please bring gloves, hat, scarf, etc. As thatched roof houses catch fire easily, smoking is allowed only in the designated smoking area. Please return any trash back to the store of purchase, or bring trash home with you. As the venue is on a private property, house interiors and gardens are off limits.

Booking

  • January
    2023
  • Seats available
  • Few seats available
  • Not available
Number of stocks
Request date

Price (per person)
Adults (12-99)
JPY
children (6-11)
JPY
Infants (0-5)
JPY
Number of People
Adults
Children
Infants

Payment in Advance Total
JPY
To Booking Request
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