Mid-Sep. & Oct.
Kurobe Valley Trek
<3 Days 2 Nights>
'Kurobe Valley' is dubbed one of the last, rarely visited regions in Japan.
The snow accumulated in the mountains pours into the bottom of the valley
The trail along Kurobe river is finally open after the snow has finally melt in
September and remains opens for only two months.
This helps to explain why so few people have experienced the Kurobe valley trek.
Seize this short, beautiful window of opportunity.
The trail contains some treacherous points but the pristine beauty will never be forgotten.
Nov., Dec. & Jan.
Shirakawa-go, Takayama and Magome-juku
<4 Days 3 Nights>
'This is the best season to visit Japan's three most exotic towns in just four days !
Day-one, we stay at an accommodation in the heart of "Old Town" in Takayama.
Day-two, we visit Shirakawa-go, a charming and beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Site,
and spend the night at a thatched-roof house inside of Ogi-machi village in Shirakawa-go.
Day-three, we stay at an accommodation in Magome-juku, 43rd old post town on the
ancient highway "Nakasendo", that connects Tokyo and Kyoto.
Hiking from Magome to Tsumago is a favorite tourist attraction due to its uniquely
Enjoy unique local tradition and history of each town!
Feb., Mar. & late-Apr.
Kamikochi Snowshoe Trek
<2 Days 1 Night / 3 Days 2 Nights>
Why not walk on the snow in Kamikochi
No tour can take you to "quiet and sacred
Kamikochi" in winter like this tour !
We stop in Matsumoto to have a delicious
'Soba' noodles lunch break and stay at a
hidden hot spring ryokan 'Nakano-yu
Onsen' on Day 1.
We have a nice and easy walk of about
10km in Kamikochi on Day 2, including
the lunch break by 'Kappa-bashi bridge',
another landmark in the park.
Mid-Apr. & May
Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route, Shirakawa-go, and Takayama
<4 Days 3 Nights>
This 4-day tour gives you a chance to
stay in Takayama on day-one and
Shirakawa-go on day-two.
The highlight is perhaps Tateyama on
day-three, known as a heavy snowfall
area with 8m (27ft.) of snow at the top.
The heaviest section, "Ohtani",
reaches nearly 20m (67ft) !
Spend a night at 2,450m (8,167ft)
watching a myriad of stars and a
beautiful sunrise over clouds.