Full-day Shirakawago and Gokayama Rural Japan Bus Tour from Kanazawa Station

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Visit two World Heritage sites on a comfortable bus. Explore Shirakawago and Gokayama with their historic thatched roof houses and beautiful scenery. Get to know the local lifestyle along the way.

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  • 白川郷の湯 昼食場所
  • 白川郷の湯 昼食場所
  • 白川郷の湯 昼食場所
  • 白川郷の湯 昼食場所
Venture into the Japanese countryside from Kanazawa for a day of exploring two UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Shirakawago and Gokayama. These two villages are well-known for their thatched roof houses, beautiful scenery and local traditions. After enjoying the beautiful scenery and villages, ride comfortably back to Kanazawa station.
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Price
Self-Guided Plan (4/1 to Early June, Early Nov to 3/31)
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You can book a maximum of 30.
Adult/Child (Age 12 & over)
USD 88.10
USD 88.10
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 79.11
USD 79.11
Infant (Age 2-5)
USD 17.98
USD 17.98
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Adult/Child (Age 12 & over)
USD 88.10
USD 88.10
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 79.11
USD 79.11
Infant (Age 2-5)
USD 17.98
USD 17.98
Infants ages 0-1 may join for free, but will not have a meal or a seat.
  • Duration: 9 hour(s)
  • Available: Sun, Mon, Wed, Fri
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Lunch / Admission / English-speaking assistant / Japanese-speaking guide / Rice cracker baking experience
  • Schedule
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  • 07:50 Meet at Kanazawa Station
  • 08:00 Depart
  • 09:30 ~12:30 Free Time in Shirakawago
    白川郷の湯 昼食場所 Enjoy a delicious lunch using local mountain vegetables.
  • 13:15 Free Time in Gokayama Village
    白川郷の湯 昼食場所 Stroll the streets with traditional thatched roof houses and spend a leisurely time within the peaceful village.
  • 15:15 Sasara-ya
    白川郷イメージ3 Experience toasting a rice cracker! Taste the freshly baked cracker on the spot.
  • 16:30 Tour Ends at Kanazawa Station
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Restriction(s)
    • If less than 4 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
    • Participants under 15 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
    • A meal and experience fee is not included for infants (2-5 years old), but they will get a seat on the bus.
      Infants under 2 years of age may ride for free, but will not have a meal or a seat on the bus. If you would like an child under 2 years of age to have a seat on the bus, please book them as an infant (2-5 years old).
Additional Note(s)
    • This is not a private tour and you may be seated with other participants.
    • Tour is subject to changes or cancellations due to weather, traffic or other conditions.
    • Upon request, an English-speaking staff member can accompany the tour.
    • Lunch will be at Shirakawago. (Please note that it may change to Gokayama)
    • This tour will be held only in Japanese.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 30.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 17:30 local time, 11 business days to 17:30 local time, 8 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 17:30 local time, 8 business days to 17:30 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 17:30 local time, 2 business days to 17:30 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 40% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 17:30 local time, 1 business days to 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 1 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 88.10
USD 88.10

Taxes & fees included

1% Reward Points
Language English, Japanese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 9 hour(s)
Availability Sun, Mon, Wed, Fri
Meal Lunch
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