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)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (participants, hours, vehicles, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 30.
Adult/Child (Age 12 & over)
USD 90.44
USD 90.44
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 81.22
USD 81.22
Infant (Age 2-5)
USD 18.46
USD 18.46
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Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult/Child (Age 12 & over)
USD 90.44
USD 90.44
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 81.22
USD 81.22
Infant (Age 2-5)
USD 18.46
USD 18.46
Infants ages 0-1 may join for free, but will not have a meal or a seat.
  • Duration: 9 hour(s)
  • Available: Sun, Mon, Tue, Fri
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Lunch / Admission / English-speaking assistant / Japanese-speaking guide / Rice cracker baking experience
  • Schedule
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  • Check-in
    Time & Location
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  • Check-out
    Time & Location
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  • 07:50 Meet at Kanazawa Station
  • 08:00 Depart
  • 09:45 ~12:45 Free Time in Shirakawago
    白川郷の湯 昼食場所 Enjoy a delicious lunch using local mountain vegetables.
  • 13:30 ~14:30 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.
  • 15:05 ~15:35 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
Package detail / Schedule
White Road Plan (Early June to Early November)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (participants, hours, vehicles, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 30.
Adult/Child (Age 12 & over)
USD 90.44
USD 90.44
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 81.22
USD 81.22
Infant (Age 2-5)
USD 18.46
USD 18.46
Instant ConfirmationUSD 0.00USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult/Child (Age 12 & over)
USD 90.44
USD 90.44
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 81.22
USD 81.22
Infant (Age 2-5)
USD 18.46
USD 18.46
Infants ages 0-1 may join for free, but will not have a meal or a seat.
  • Duration: 9 hour(s)
  • Available: Sun, Mon, Tue, Fri
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Lunch / Admission / English-speaking assistant / Japanese-speaking guide / Rice cracker baking experience
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 07:50 Meet at Kanazawa Station
  • 08:00 Depart
  • 09:30 Hakusan Shirakawago Whiteroad
    白川郷の湯 昼食場所 Go through the scenic route on Hakusan Shirakawago Whiteroad. During Autumn, you will be able to see colorful leaves and during summer, you can cool down at the Fukube Waterfall.
  • 11:15 ~13:15 Free Time in Shirakawago
    白川郷の湯 昼食場所 Enjoy a delicious lunch using local mountain vegetables.

  • 14:00 ~14:50 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.
  • 15:25 ~15:55 Sasara-ya
    白川郷・五箇山11-紅葉のWRa Experience toasting a rice cracker! Taste the freshly baked cracker on the spot.
  • 16:30 Tour Ends at Kanazawa Station
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • 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)
  • All Packages
    • 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 with basic English assistance.
    • Please inquire in regards of the opening days of the Hakusan Shirakawago Whiteroad.
      Depending on the weather conditions, the road is subject to closures. In the case the road is closed, the bus will go on the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
  • All Packages
    • You can book a maximum of 30.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
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 90.44
USD 90.44

Taxes & fees included

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