JAPAN ALPS + GASSHO VILLAGE

(APR-AUG)

7 Days 5 Night

Natural Onsen / The 90km adventure of Tateyama - Kurobe Alpine route / Shin-Hotaka Ropeway - Japan 1st Double decker Ropeway / World Heritage - Shirakawago Gassho Village / Takayama Jinya / Kenrokuen / Ice Wall

DEPARTURE

2020-04-20
SQJIW07-200420
2020-05-06
SQJIW07-200506
2020-06-05
School Holiday
SQJIW07-200605

ITINERARY 中文版    English

Itinerary

SINGAPORE - NAGOYA


                                    

Itinerary

NAGOYA ~ SAKE BREWERY ~ HIDA TAKAYAMA (MOB/LD)

• Hida Takayama is a city in the mountainous Hida region of Gifu Prefecture. Takayama retains a traditional touch like few other Japanese cities, especially in its beautifully preserved old town. 

• Hida Takayama Funasaka Sake Brewery ~ Sake is brewed with fine spring and good quality rice special for sake brewing in a cold climate. Please enjoy the real taste of sake here. 

•Takayama Jinya ~ A beautiful traditional Japanese style building, used to serve as Takayama's government office during Edo period. 

• Takayama Festival Float Exhibition Hall ~ The Takayama Festival, held in spring (April 14 and 15) and autumn (October 9 and 10), is ranked as one of Japan's three most beautiful festivals. 

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HIDA TAKAYAMA ~ GASSHO VILLAGE ~ KANAZAWA (B/L/D)

• Miyagawa Morning Market is one of the biggest morning markets in Japan. Most stands sell local crafts, snacks and farm products such as vegetables, pickles and flowers.

• Village of Shirakawa-go
It is one of Japan’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites. This village is well known for their houses constructed in the architectural style known as gassho-zukuri. The Gassho-zukuri, "prayer-hands construction" style is characterized by a thatched and steeply slanting roof resembling two hands joined in prayer.

• Tenshukaku Observation Point ~ A picturesque view of the gassho village can be seen from this point.

• Wada Family Residence ~ this well-preserved house is the largest remaining Gassho style house in Shirakawa-go and is now open to the public as a museum.

• Myozen-ji ~ Impressive transom carvings are located inside the building is a beautiful yew tree that is designated as a one of Gifu Prefecture’s natural monuments.

• Deai Bridge ~ A special design bridge which connects between Shirakawago gassho villages. 

• Omicho Market ~ Kanazawa's largest fresh food market since the Edo Period. 
• Kenrokuen ~ is justifiably classified as one of Japan's "three most beautiful landscape gardens". 
• Kanazawa Castle ~ is a large, well-restored castle in Kanazawa.

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KANAZAWA ~ KUROBE ALPINE ROUTE ~ MATSUMOTO (B/L/D)

Today’s Highlights: ~ 	
The 90km adventure of Tateyama ~ Kurobe Alpine route. 
Begin the Alpine route tour by buses and cable car as assigned by the authorities: 
→ Tateyama → Bijyo-Daira  by Cable Railway 		(7 min for 1.7 km)	   Sea level  977M.
→ Bijyodaira → Midagahara → Tengudaira → Murodo  by Highland Bus 	(50 min for 23 km)	   Sea level 2450M.
→ Lunch will be serve by Japanese Local lunch box called “Obento”		  Sea level 2450M.
→ Murodo → Daikanbo by Tunnel Trolley Bus 		(10 min for 3.7 km)	   Sea level 2316M.
→ Daikanbo → Kurobedaira by Ropeway	 		(7 minutes for1.7 km)	   Sea level 1828M.
→ Kurobedaira → Lake Kurobe By Subway 			(5 min for0.8 km) 	   Sea level 1455M.
→ Lake Kurobe → Kurobe Dam 				(15 min walk for 0.8 km)  Sea level 1470M.
→ Kurobe Dam → Ogisawa by Train				(16 Min for 6.1KM) 	   Sea level 1433M.
*(Above schedule is Subject to Weather Condition and Final Confirmation from Local Authorities)

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MATSUMOTO ~ HOTAKASO ROPEWAY ~ OKUHIDA (B/L/D)

• Shin-Hotaka Ropeway ~ The first double decker ropeway in Japan. It also offers excellent view of Northern Japanese Alps. (Subject to Weather Condition)

• Okuhida Bear Park featuring Asian black bears. You can also feed the bears, and watch their amusing gestures as they ask for food.

Itinerary

TAGATA SHRINE ~ FACTORY OUTLET ~ NAGOYA (B/L/D)

• Tagata Shrine ~ the “secret shrine of Japan” symbolizing manhood.

• Branded Factory Outlet ~ one of the famous factory outlet shopping where lots of International & Japanese branded items are on sale at discounted price ~ must grab!

• JR Central Towers While the building's lower floors are shared between the two towers and house a Takashimaya department store, the Tower Plaza shopping mall and JR Nagoya Station.

Itinerary

NAGOYA - SINGAPORE (B/MOB)


                                    


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