Our taxi drivers will cordially show you around Hakkoda Mountains, which has been selected as one of the premier mountains of Japan. You may take the ropeway to appreciate the beauty of the mountains. The Hakkoda ropeway gives visitors a convenient way to reach Mount Tamoyachi and the beautiful panoramic view. After that, you can take a rest at Kayano Chaya-the Japanese style tea house, which is well known for its free tea called 'Kayano-sanbai-cha' to the locals.
Our taxi drivers will cordially show you around Hakkoda Mountains, which has been selected as one of the premier mountains of Japan. You may take the ropeway to appreciate the beauty of the mountains. The Hakkoda ropeway gives visitors a convenient way to reach Mount Tamoyachi (altitude 1323 meters (4343 feet)) and the beautiful panoramic view. After that, you can take a rest at Kayano Chaya-the Japanese style tea house, which is well known for its free tea called 'Kayano-sanbai-cha' to the locals. ('san' means 'three', 'sanbai' means 'three cups of ...') You will live 3 years longer if you drink one cup, live 6 years longer if you drink two, and live until death if you drink three, according to the legend. :)
The tour will be conducted mainly by English materials such as a brochure and a pamphlet.
Car, Non-English Speaking Driver, Fuel, Port pickup and drop-off
entrance fee, meals, parking fee, highway fee, ferry fees
Hakkoda Mountain Ropeway one way: 1,250JPY, round way: 2,000JPY / Children one way 450JPY, round way 700JPY
Hirosaki Park Admission Fee: 310JPY
Please write down as much of the following information as possible upon booking: 1) pick up time 2) drop off time 3) number of luggage
-We are open from 9am to 6pm (JST) on weekdays. Messages received out of the above hours will be dealt with on the next business day.
-The customer is requested to complete booking process (including payment) at least 3 days in advance prior to the tour date.
-For airport transfers, please make sure to allow yourself to have enough time for immigration, collecting baggage, traveling time or flight check-in as well as in case of possible flight delay.
-Please prepare cash (Japanese yen) for the fees which are not included in the tour. (Please refer to "what's not included" section on each tour page)
-Please be kindly aware that our drivers are Non-English speaking.
-Please make sure to write down the following information upon booking:
1) flight number (cruise name)
2) flight (cruise) arrival/ departure time
3) airport terminal (cruise port)
4) number of luggage
・The driver cannot speak English.
・The tour price doesn't include admission fees, toll fees, or drinks and meals.
It depends on the car size as follows:
Taxi (sedan: 4, jumbo: 9)
Under 12, 3 children are counted as 2 adults, 2 children are counted as 2 adults and 1 child is counted as 1 adult.
*Infants are also counted in the total no. of passengers.
It depends on the taxi company (it is not an obligation to provide a child seat in a taxi). Please leave notes (the age of the child is necessary) in the request form upon booking.
It depends on the luggage size and the no. of passengers. The normal sedan taxi has a fuel tank in its trunk, so please be advised that the trunk is smaller than of a normal car.
The customer is requested to complete booking process (with payment) 3 days before the tour date at the latest.
During high seasons (spring and fall in Japan), all of the cars in our stock usually get reserved, so please make a reservation well before hand.
We accept your request via messages. If it is at short notice, we might charge extra fee for the arrangement.
Please inform us well before the tour. It is not possible to change the starting time on the day of the tour.
Please send us a message or book a tour from our product list.
No. Please kindly pay the toll fees by cash on site where necessary.
It includes driver fee, fuel fee and tax. Parking fees, toll fees, deadhead toll fees and ferry fares are excluded, so please kindly ******* on site.
Deadhead toll fee is one kind of toll fees for a taxi to go to the meeting point before the tour and to return to the company garage after the tour (only if it has to take a toll road). Ferry fare means passenger fare and taxi carriage fare if the route includes ferry transportation during the tour. (passenger fare of the driver is included in the carriage fare)
Please bring the printed booking confirmation so that the driver can identify you upon meeing. If it's impossible to print it out, please take notes of reservation no., boarding date, company's name and its phone number on your memo. Or you can show the booking confirmation on your smartphone.
In the case of the hotel pick-up, please wait in the hotel lobby. The driver will come and pick you up. In the case of airport/ station/port pick-up, the driver will welcome you holding a board with the guest's name at the arrival/ ticket gate. If the pick-up place is not the arrival/ ticket gate, we will notify the guest in advance.
The driver will wait max. 30min if the train/ plane/port is being delayed. If you are running late due to personal reasons and we can't contact you within 10min of the meeting time, your reservation will be cancelled. If we can contact you, the taxi meter will start counting until your arrival and you will be requested to pay for the additional time.
Please kindly call the operation company on your booking confirmation or us (our business hours are 9am-6pm on weekdays).
In the case of sightseeing tours, the driver is supposed to give a guided tour, but it will be provided mainly by English materials such as a brochure and pamphlet due to the language limitation of the driver. In the case of airport/ station transfer and a bus tour, no tour will be offered.
Please kindly ask the driver. There is a possibility that your request cannot be met.
Please kindly ask the driver. Please be advised that the tour fee is not refundable.
If it's a foldable wheelchair, a taxi can carry it in its trunk. In the case of an electric one, availability of taxis with wheelchair lifts are limited to certain areas, so please kindly send us an inquiry.
It is usually not acceptable (depending on the taxi company), but guide/ service dogs are exempted. If you have one in your group, please leave request notes upon booking.
Excellent service. Driver on time. Would use this service again. Keith
Both drivers were excellent,showed up on time,drove safely in heavy traffic and overall made our trips a great experience. Alton Watson
Dear Alton, Thank you for your high evaluation. I will transfer your message to the driver. Best regards, Fujiwara
Our driver came to the Diamond Princess terminal to look for us. His name is Mr Kumagai and he is very courteous. The passenger van is big and comfortable. We are happy with the transfer service.
The driver arrived on time. He is very polite & professional. The taxi is clean and in good air condition, Our driver drive carefully and safely. I will recommend TR Taxi to tourist who would like to visit Japan.