Shirakawa-go Half Day Bus Tour

  
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The tour is not operated on Wednesdays in June, July and September.

Budget Price

20JPY cheaper than the local bus. 500JPY discount for guests staying at J-Hoppers Hida Takayama Guesthouse!

English Speaking Guide

English speaking tour conductor comes with you and explain about Shirakawa-go from A to Z.

2 Tours a Day

The morning tour departs from Hida Takayama at 8:10, and the evening tour departs at 13:20.

Visit Observation Point

We take you to the panoramic view point of the whole Ogimachi Village (Shirakawa-go). *It may be canceled due to the snow condition and traffic condition.

International Bus

This tour is operated by J-Hoppers which runs backpackers hostel in Takayama. You will encounter International tourists during the tour.

Tour Charge

Adult (over 12 years of age): 4,400
Child (3-12 years of age): 4,000
Infant (under 2 years of age, without seat): 100
* 500 discount for guests staying at J-Hoppers Hida Takayama Guesthouse
* Please make your payment by cash or credit card at the J-Hop Tour office before your tour. Payment on the bus is CASH only.

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Tour Schedule

The tour is not operated on Wednesdays in June, July and September.

Morning Tour

8:10 Depart Takayama station west exit (map )
9:00-9:10 Arrive Shirakawa-go
Staying time at the village 2hours Observation point
Free self walk around the village
11:00-11:10 Depart Shirakawa-go
12:00-12:10 Arrive Takayama station
*All schedule may be subject to change due to the snow condition and traffic condition.

Afternoon Tour

13:20 Depart Takayama station west exit (map )
14:10-14:20 Arrive Shirakawa-go
Staying time at the village 2hours Observation point
Free self walk around the village
16:10-16:20 Depart Shirakawa-go
17:10-17:20 Arrive Takayama station
*All schedule may be subject to change due to the snow condition and traffic condition.

Cancellation and Modification

  • You can cancel/modify your reservation at any time with the following charges.
  • All charges are quoted in Japanese yen.
  • This policy does not apply for the party of the 5 or more.
  • If you cancel on the previous day please call +81-577-62-9545 by 18:00.
Date of Cancellation/Modification Charge (per person)
25 to 48 hours before 50% of the tour fee
Within 24 hours before your tour or no show 100% of the tour fee

Reservation

Domestic: 0577-62-9545 From overseas: +81-577-62-9545 (Business hour: from 8am to 10pm in Japan time)

The office is in J-Hoppers Hida Takayama Guest House (how to access).

Send request form from the below.

RESERVATION REQUEST

Click the below to know the seat availability for next two weeks.

SEAT AVAILABILITY