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Let's go and meet the Snow Monkey! With delightful lunch in rich content!

13h $ 149 per person

Highlights

  • Departure from Shinjuku
  • Viande Sakura Tei Shinshu Nakano (Lunch and resting/ around 50 mins)
  • Kamibayashi (Arrive at parking place. Walking to Jigokudani Onsen/ around 40 mins)
  • Jigokudani Onsen (Visiting the popular Snow Monkey/ around 40-60 mins)
  • Kamibayashi (Walking back to parking place)
  • [Optional] Zenkoji Temple (*Only available for plan with Zenkoji Temple sightseeing/ around 60 mins)
  • Arrival at Shinjuku
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Select Date and Travelers

Plan #1   Normal Plan Per person

tour date:
Dec. 15, 17, 22, 24, 26, 28
Jan. 1, 2, 5, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26
Feb. 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 17, 18, 19, 25
Mar. 4, 9, 16, 18, 23, 25

Adults: age 12 or above
Children: age 3 to 11

*Please choose either plan 1 or 2 depending on your departure date.

per person Adults Children Infant
1 ~ 45 people 139.50 USD 134.85 USD 0 USD
Plan #2   With Zenkoji Temple Sightseeing Plan

tour date:
Jan. 3, 6, 7, 11, 13, 17, 20, 23, 27, 28, 29
Feb. 3, 8, 10, 13, 23, 24, 27
Mar. 2, 3, 6, 10, 11

Adults: age 12 or above
Children: age 3 to 11

*Please choose either plan 1 or 2 depending on your departure date.
*Arrival time at Shinjuku will be at around 20:30.

per person Adults Children Infant
1 ~ 45 people 148.80 USD 144.15 USD 0 USD

Overview

Our bus tour will take you to Jigokudani Onsen, where you can watch the popular Snow Monkey. Also, a delicious lunch with Beef Sukiyaki is waiting for you. (Of course, VEGETARIAN menu is available.) If you are looking for an affordable tour to enjoy watching Snow Monkey in one day, this is for you!

What to Expect

- Watch the popular Snow Monkey in a landscape which wrapped in a snow.
- The delightful lunch menu is waiting for you! Beef Sukiyaki offered for you to taste! For vegetarians, the lunch menu can be changed. Please inform us about it in the remark column while making your reservation.

The following is brief descriptions of main destinations of this tour:

1. Snow Monkey
Jigokudani Onsen is the only hot spring in the world where monkeys are allowed to enter. During warm days the monkeys foraging around the place nearby and in Winter they climb down the cliff to get into the hot spring. If you are lucky enough, you might be able to see the monkeys having a hot bath in the outdoor area. Not only Jigokudani, nearby there are different attraction spots and gourmet events which could be enjoyed at the same time.

2. Sukiyaki
Sukiyaki is a Japanese dish that is prepared and served in the Japanese hot pot style.
It consists of meat (usually thinly sliced beef) which is slowly cooked or simmered at the table, alongside vegetables and other ingredients, in a shallow iron pot in a mixture of soy sauce, sugar, and mirin. The ingredients are usually dipped in a small bowl of raw, beaten eggs after being cooked in the pot, and then eaten.
Generally, sukiyaki is a winter dish and it is commonly found at bōnenkai, Japanese year-end parties.

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Organized by HISWORLD

Company

Highlights

  • Departure from Shinjuku
  • Viande Sakura Tei Shinshu Nakano (Lunch and resting/ around 50 mins)
  • Kamibayashi (Arrive at parking place. Walking to Jigokudani Onsen/ around 40 mins)
  • Jigokudani Onsen (Visiting the popular Snow Monkey/ around 40-60 mins)
  • Kamibayashi (Walking back to parking place)
  • [Optional] Zenkoji Temple (*Only available for plan with Zenkoji Temple sightseeing/ around 60 mins)
  • Arrival at Shinjuku

Important

Departure Period : 2017.12.15 - 2018.03.25

[Range of language support]
English, English (iPad), Chinese (iPad), Japanese
- Not included introduction and explanation of tourist attraction during the tour.
- But on the departure date, we can prepare and distribute travel brochure which written in your desire language. So you can understand better about the trip.
- The departure and arrival time for each sightseeing spot will be written clearly on the voucher which given after reservation. Please confirm in advance.
- Basically, English or Chinese speaking tour guide will be accompanied. Either one of the language will use iPad for video translation service.
(There is a possibility that both of the languages will use iPad for video translation service)

[Minimum number of participants for operation]
10 persons
-There is a minimum requirement on number of participant for holding the tour. In case minimum number is not reached and the tour need to be cancelled, notice will be sent by e-mail 14 days before departure d​ay​ (4 days before for 1 day tour). ​T​our fee paid will be fully refunded.

[Notes]
- Participant of this tour will ride with Japan local visitor.
- When the number of participants is few, mini van may be used for departure. (combination of rental car and driver service) In addition, the accompanied driver will act as staff as well, and "Video Translation"service will be applied as language support.
- Please be noted that you cannot change the scheduled return location after the tour.
- In case of traffic congestion or any other uncontrollable reasons, may lead to changes on tour schedule or time shorten in each sightseeing spots, please be noted in advance.
- As the weather is cold, please wear more clothes for keeping yourself warm.
- The way from parking area to Jigokudani Onsen will take about 40 mins walk on snowy road. Please wear clothing and shoes which enable walking smoothly and easily.
- As the road is slippy and soggy when snowing, it is recommended that you can prepare mountaineering boots, clothes, etc. if you would not wish to get wet and dirty.
- There are boots and jackets rental store at the entrance. But as stock and size are limited, we recommend you to bring it by yourself.
- According to different season, weather, and health condition of the monkeys, there is a chance that you may not be able to see the monkeys. In this case, there will be no refund.
- Please do not feed that monkeys or you may be attacked by them.
- About eating method of beef sukiyaki:
- Beef are first being boiled in the sweet soy source hot pot, then dipped in a beaten raw egg before eating.
- For plan with Zenkoji Temple sightseeing, it will be carried out after visiting the snow monkey. And highlight of this plan is apples will also be given as souvenirs at the lunch restaurant.

[about all of our bus tours]
- No smoking on bus. Under normal situation, adjustment of seat angle is prohibited. (Except for some specific products)
- Please be punctual and arrive at the gathering location on time. As the tour is of group activities, tour bus will depart on time according to schedule regardless of the late comers. Thanks for your understanding and cooperation.
- In case of typhoon, snow or bad weather that effect the tour, decision will be made the day before departure on whether to cancel the tour or not. And notice will be sent by e-mail before (Japan time).
- Depends on the number of participant, bus size will be different. (medium or small size bus)
- There is no toilet inside the tour bus.
- Place of arrival and gathering location will be different.
- All items left in the tour bus will be disposed by our company.
- Pet is not allowed on tour bus.
- Seating on the tour bus will be assigned by our company.
- The exchange rate is only for your reference, it is not the actual rate of the day. read more

City Nagano

Depart From Tokyo

Meeting Point At Shinjuku Station West Exit Mode Gakuen Cocoon Tower Front (7:10am)

Ending Point At Shinjuku (Estimated arrival at around 19:30-20:30)

Duration 13 hours

Starting time 07:00 AM

What‘s included
  • tour fee
  • lunch
  • travel brochure


What‘s not included
  • hotel pick-up/ drop-off
  • breakfast
  • dinner

Frequently Asked Questions

What is video translation service?

Since the accompanied tour staff is Japanese, Japanese will be used for explaination throughout the whole journey. In order to facilitate communication between participant and tour staff, video translation service will be used.
On the departure day, tour staff will bring along an iPad. This iPad can directly link to the professional translator. This system enable verbal communication between 3 parties.

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Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel on the meeting date , there is a 100% charge.
  • If you cancel 1 day prior to the meeting date , there is a 40% charge.
  • If you cancel between 2 and 6 day(s) in advance of the meeting date , there is a 30% charge.
  • If you cancel at least 2 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.

About HISWORLD


Company


Geared toward visitors to Japan from abroad, HISWORLD was created based on the corporate philosophy of providing, through tourism, new insights to people around the world and contributing toward a more peaceful planet and mutual understanding regardless of factors such as nationality, race, cultural background and religion. Most of our products are bus tours designed for non-Japanese tourists.

The following is a brief look at the advantages of the bus tours offered at HISWORLD. If the following features appeal to you, then we highly recommend giving one of our bus tours a try!

- Affordable Pricing
- Convenient, Worry-free and Comfortable
- Interpretation Services read more


Languages spoken
  • 繁體中文 ( Fluent )
  • English ( Fluent )

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