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1day Trekking in Kiso Valley--Samurai Route

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8:30h $ 294 Price up to 5 people


  • Hiking on NAKASENDO route , between Magome and Tsumago
  • Strolling through the historic streets, tasting typical foods like SOBA, GOHEI, OYAKI)
  • Tsumago ( visit WAKI-HONJIN museum , secondary inn for feudal lords)

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294.40 USD

Price up to 5 people
FREE cancelation 30 days prior

Extras (optional)

Hotel pIck up in Nagoya.
$ 27.60


Starting from Nagoya station, visit Magome and Tsumago, 2 ancient SHUKUBA (post towns). In both villages there are unique shops and nice small restaurants, but the most attractive thing is to walk the route between these 2 villages, surrounded by nature. It will take 2 hours and a half or 3 hours. After completing the complete route, they give us a certificate.

What to Expect

Enjoy the historical atmosphere of the two places, MAGOME and TSUMAGO, take the typical food OYAKI, which is very popular among European tourists.
The oyaki is a snack, or Japanese dumpling that is made of flour dough with a filling of Japanese vegetables, fruit or anko (paste of red beans)
Buy gifts such as crafts, wood products (spoon, fork, cutting board ..)and good sweets,

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  • Hiking on NAKASENDO route , between Magome and Tsumago
  • Strolling through the historic streets, tasting typical foods like SOBA, GOHEI, OYAKI)
  • Tsumago ( visit WAKI-HONJIN museum , secondary inn for feudal lords)


¡Hola! Soy Yoko, gracias por tener interés en mi página.
Me gustaría guiarlos a muchos lugares bonitos de mi tierra.

Normalmente los sábados no puedo acompañarlos, pero si quieren, les ruego que me contacten de antemano.

Si quieren servicio de acompañamiento,puedo hacerlo también.

Para ir a Shirakawa-Go
me cuesta ¥8,000

Para Nagoya ¥2000

Para Takayama ¥5000,

Si nos vemos temprano por la mañana, a veces necesito hospedarme una noche antes.
En este caso el costo es extra.

Hi! I am Yoko, thank you for having interest in my page.
I want you to know beautiful places in Gifu, my prefecture.

Usually I can't work as a guide on Saturdays, but If you want me to accompany on Saturdays,
please tell me beforehand. I 'm willing to arrange it.

To go to Shirakawa-Go it costs me 8,000 yen

To Takayama. 5,000 yen

To Nagoya 2,000 yen

to go to Tokyo to pick you up in the morning,
I have to stay at a hotel from the previous day.
In this case plase pay me accommodation.

In case it rains, we had better change the date or cancel the tour. I'll contact you about the weather using message board.
There are some slippery parts on this route. Especially in winter it snows quite a lot and even in March some parts are still frozen.
I recommend you to wear trekking shoes.

What‘s included
*guide fee
*transportation fee for guide( from my home to meeting place)
What‘s not included
transportation fee ( Nagoya-Magome (2000 yen) / Tsumago-Nagoya train fee 3000 yen)
lunch ( about 1000 yen, please pay for guide's lunch)
drink, snack , entrance fee of museums (about 600 yen)
Depart From
Nagoya station
Meeting Point
Nagoya station (Tourist Info Center)
Ending Point
Nagoya station or anywhere you like ( Nagiso, inn in Tsumago, etc.)
8:30 hours
Starting time
08:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 5 people   Flexible

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

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Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel in the first 14 day(s) before the meeting date ,there is a 100% charge.
  • If you cancel between 15 and 29 day(s) in advance of the meeting date ,there is a 50% charge.
  • If you cancel at least 30 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
Reviews ( 2 )
Eduardo Eduardo Mexico ( Family )
3 months ago

“ Tour takayama lo mejor ”

El tour de takayama y shirakawago estuvo increible altamente recomendado, los 2 lugares magicos de japon , la guia de yoko extraordinaria, nos explico todo y nos ayudo en todo,muy buen servicio y habla muy bien el español y esta siempre al pendiente de que todo sea perfecto .si volviera a realizar este tour recomendaria un tour en nagoya y e ir en la tarde a takayama para dormir en un ryokan ahi para la experiencia y al dia siguiente tour en takayama y luego shirakawago los dos dias con yoko.


Hola Eduardo Ante todo, muchas gracias por compartir tu tiempo conmigo. Ha sido un tour un poco ajetreado(que Takayama y Shirakawa-go en un día) , pero me alegro que estés satisfecho de este recorrido. Ustedes son gente muy amable! En mi prefectura Gifu hay muchos lugares encantadores, y la próxima vez te recomiendo mi tour “Ruta Samurai” , es una ruta de trekking de 8 kms, y quiero que te alojes en un Minshuku (alojamiento tradicional de Japón )para gozar del ambiente rústico de esta región. Espero que les va bien el resto del viaje y nos veamos de nuevo en Japón.

Mauricio Mauricio Argentina ( Family )
1 year ago

“ Ruta nakasendo ”

La verdad que pasamos un excelente dia junto a Yoko! Nos dio un tour muy completo e informativo. Nos dio mucho gusto compartir el dia con ella. Recomendada 100%


Mauricio, para mí también fue una experiencia muy linda compartir el tour con ustedes. Espero que vuelvan a Japón para conocer más lugares bonitos de nuestro país. Muchísimas gracias.

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