Day Trip to Kamikochi, Mountain Resort

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Tour Number

Activity Level

330429


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Hiking and Walking, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (advanced), Japanese (fluent), Thai (fluent)

Enjoy beautiful nature trekking in Northern Japan-Alps


Kamikochi is a popular resort in the Northern Japan Alps of Nagano Prefecture, offering some of Japan's most spectacular mountain scenery. It is open from mid/late April until November 15 and shuts down during winter. This day trip from Takayama enjoy trekking in this mountain resort for 2-4 hours (depending on the customers' preference), from Taisho pond, Kappabashi bridge, Myojin Pond.

Itinerary

8:00 Depart Takayama
9:30 Kamikochi - Taisho Pond
10:30 Kappa Bridge
12:30 Myojin Pond
14:30 Kappa Bridge/Bus Terminal
16:00 Back to Takayama

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Takayama station
or your hotel in Takayama area
or "Thai Restaurant THANYAPORN"

End location: Takayama station
or your hotel in Takayama area
or "Thai Restaurant THANYAPORN"

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

Private van (Toyota minivan, 7seaters or 10 seaters, air-conditioned and clean) between Takayama and nearest carpark (Akandana Parking). Or Microbus (max 20 people).

Use public bus fpr Akandana(Hirayu) - Kamikochi section, as private cars not allowed to enter in that section.

What’s Included

Transfer by private van to nearest car park (Akandana car park)/bus terminal to Kamikochi.
A driver/ a guide (walking together), fuel, parking.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

3000 JPY - Lunch, snacks, drinks, souvenirs.

What’s Extra

Bus tickets (Hirayu-Kamikochi, round trip) for 2,050 JPY per person.

A Recent Review of this tour

What a wonderful trip to Kamikochi, we saw saw so much, but were not rushed at all. I highly recommend Junichi for whatever trip you are interested in doing. Such a kind and interesting guide!
Adam Scalzo

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