Home Japan Gifu Private Tour to Utsu...


  •   Utsue Waterfalls
  •   Hana no Mori Flower Park (May-Aug only)
  •   Yuyukan ONSEN Hot Spring


City Gifu
Depart From Gifu , Takayama
Meeting Point At your hotel in Takayama Area
Ending Point At your hotel in Takayama Area
Departure 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 3:30h   Flexible
Languages English (License) , Thai (Fluent) , French (Intermediate)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 3 ~ 6


54.00 USD

total price

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

per person
Adults Children
54.00 USD 27.00 USD

What to Expect

“Utsue” Waterfalls.
This site is about 17km away from Takayama Station, 30 mins by car. It is designated by Japanese Government as one of 100 most beautiful natural scenery in Japan. Especially it is beautiful in autumn when leaves change the color. The area of 800Ha is natural reserve, in 1,300m altitude. There is a viewpoint for Japan Alps in 880m altitude. There are almost 13 different waterfalls in 1 hour walking distance. Some of them got more than 15m height. It also has beautiful trekking course of 1.5Km for one way.

“Hana no Mori” Flower Park.
This flower park is located next to the Utsue Waterfall with the area of 35,000m2 natural park. It features a variety of Japanese flower blooming in different time of the year. It is only open from late-May to early-August. 10,000 plants of “Bamboo Lily” in June-July, 150,000 plants of “Japanese Primrose” in May-June, 5,000 plants of “Hydrangea” in July-August. You can also see flowers such as “Asian Skunk Cabbage”, “Golden Lace”, “Sweet Flag”, “Japanese Stewartia” in the park. The tree species you can find in the park will be “Magnolia”, “Japanese white birch”, “Horse Chestnut”, “Japanese Cedar”, “Japanese Oak”, etc.

“Yuyukan” Hot Spring (Onsen).
This is simple alkaline hot spring facility, located near the “Utsue” waterfalls.
6 types of indoor bath facilities and 3 types of open-air bath facilities available. There are waterfall shower(pelting water), stone sauna (good for anti-aging and smooth skin by intense perspiration), salt sauna(detoxing skin by salt), bubble & Jacuzzi bath, far infrared sauna, etc. Complete experiences of Japanese “Onsen” are assured here.

What‘s included

Hiring private van with a driver, hotel pick-up and sending-off in Takayama area.

What‘s not included

Lunch/Dinner, entrance fee to flower park (200 yen) and Yuyukan Hot Spring (600 yen).

Frequently Asked Questions

How many persons can a van accommodate ?

Minimum 3, Maximum 6 passengers can get on the van at the same time.

Frequently Asked Questions

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
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.
After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
You’ll be able to see the guide’s e-mail address and phone number. You can contact your guide directly before the tour starts, and enjoy your tour on the day!
Please check the following link. https://triplelights.com/cancel
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No, our prices are 100% booking fee free – meaning the price you see is the amount you pay.
It depends on the location of your hotel and places you visit. But to give you an idea, it costs about 200-300yen for one place to the other, and the total is about 1,000yen for a full day tour.
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.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.
Yes you can, but you have to pay an extra charge per person. The price depends on which guide you choose.
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5 months ago , ( Family ) , From: United States

“ Very knowledgeable, friendly, an has excellent English language skills ”

junichi was patient and helpful. We were late in meeting him but he was very accommodating. Our tour of Shirakawa-go was great. There were 4 in our family group & his van was spacious. I would highly recommend Junichi.

Thanks for your great review! I also enjoyed the tour and time spent together with your family in shirakawago and takayama town! All the bests!

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