Follow the unique Alpine route with this Tateyama Kurobe 2 Day Tour from Tokyo. Visit the traditional villages of Shirakawago and Takayama, as well as the impressive ice walls similar to the Game of Thrones wall!
Tateyama Kurobe 2 Day Tour
We'll meet in front of Tokyo's Cocoon Tower at 7:30 am and head towards Toyama on the west coast of Japan. We'll travel by road to the first stop, in Alps Kaido Hirayu.
After a half-hour break, we'll return to the bus to continue the journey to Takayama. Here we'll take a one-hour walk through the city, getting to know the different traditional lodgings known as ryokan, as well as the temples, wooden shrines and the old town. We'll be introduced to Japan's most ancient culture!
The next stop will be the historic village of Shirakawago, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995. We'll take a one-hour guided tour of the village before reaching Toyama, where we'll end the day.
After breakfast at the hotel, we'll go to Tateyama station, to get on the cable car up into the Japanese mountains to Ougisawa. Here, we'll begin the Tateyama Kurobe alpine route where its imposing white walls and huge accumulations of snow will be breathtaking.
We'll walk at an altitude of 2400 meters (7900 feet)and admire the different attractions of the area, such as Kurobe Lake and the Daikanbo viewpoint. The tour will end going to Ogizawa station to head back to Tokyo arriving between 8:30 and 10 pm.
The hotel where you'll stay during the tour will be APA Hotel Toyama, which has a 3 star rating. If there is no availability, you'll be assigned a similar hotel.
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|Adults||Children between 3 and 11 years old||Children under 3 years old|
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2 Day Tour
Children between 3 and 11 years oldUS$ 323.50
Children under 3 years oldFree
* The price varies based on the chosen date
* A reservation for one person will include a supplement.
The tour is exclusively in English.
Transport by minibus.
1 night accommodation with breakfast.
English speaking guide.
Buffet style dinner.
Cable car ticket.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up to 7 days before (Tokyo local time) if there are still places available.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?
A - This activity requires a minimum of 4 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).