2-Day Private Forest Therapy® Tour & Local Culture Experience from Shinjuku, Tokyo tours & activities, fun things to do in Tokyo | VELTRA

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2-Day Private Forest Therapy® Tour & Local Culture Experience from Shinjuku
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Go off the beaten path to experience both nature and culture in a peaceful town in western Tokyo. Take part in a traditional fabric dyeing workshop, explore a limestone cave and relax in a serene forest all with a private English-speaking guide!

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The word "shinrin-yoku" is known in English as "forest therapy" or "forest bathing." It is the art and practice of immersing oneself in an environment lush with trees and is scientifically proven to have both a physical and psychological healing effect to those who practice it. Dive deep into local Japanese culture as you join this tour and experience the rejuvenating effects of both nature and the idyllic charms of rural Japan.
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Adult/Child (Age 5 & over)
USD 1,402.25
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Adult/Child (Age 5 & over) (3 persons)
USD 1,121.43
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Adult/Child (Age 5 & over) (4 persons)
USD 934.21
USD 934.21
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USD 1,402.25 33%off
Adult/Child (Age 5 & over) (5 persons)
USD 840.60
USD 840.60
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USD 1,402.25 40%off
Adult/Child (Age 5 & over) (6 persons)
USD 746.99
USD 746.99
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USD 1,402.25 47%off
  • Duration: 2 day
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Meal (refer to the details in the schedule) / Admission / Accommodation fee / English-speaking guide / Transport by chartered vehicle
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
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  • DAY1  
  • 08:00 Check-in at Shinjuku Station East Exit
  • Train to Satoyama
  • 10:00 Aizome Fabric Dyeing Workshop
    02 Take part in an authentic Japanese indigo dyeing experience where you can learn the traditional techniques and make your very own handkerchief to take home as a souvenir.
  • 12:00 Lunch
    04 Stop by a retro warehouse that was built 100 years ago to savor a delicious Japanese-style lunch. Enjoy the seasonal dishes made with a modern twist.
    Please note that the restaurant is subject to change according to availability.
  • 14:30 Nippara Limestone Cave
    03 Venture into the massive limestone cave with a temperature that remains at 11℃ (52℉) all-year-round. Beautifully lit in various colors, the cave gives off a mystical feel.
  • Dinner and Accommodation
    Take a relaxing dip in the hot springs as you spend the night at a riverside hotel overlooking a scenic gorge. Enjoy a wonderful dinner at the hotel at night.
  • Meals
    Breakfast: N/A, Lunch: YES, Dinner: YES
  • DAY2  
  • Breakfast
    Start your morning with breakfast at the hotel to fuel up for the rest of the day.
  • 11:30 Soba Buckwheat Noodle Making
    05 Have fun in a cooking class where you can make your very own soba buckwheat noodles. Use local fresh waters to knead your noodles and once prepared, you can dig in with other tasty local specialties.
  • 13:00 Forest Relaxation and Tea in Okutama
    01 Take a guided walk through the Okutama's "Therapy Road" and relax as you enjoy a cup of herbal tea while the lush foliage that surrounds you soothes your worries away. Quick medical check-ups will be performed before and after the tour to measure the effects of forest therapy.®
  • Meals
    Breakfast: YES, Lunch: YES, Dinner: N/A
  • 18:00 Tour Ends at Shinjuku Station
Notes
Additional Note(s)
    • If the tour is cancelled by the tour operator due to weather conditions or natural disasters or other reasons, you will be refunded for the tour cost.
    • Allergies and dietary restrictions may be considered if indicated at the time of booking. However, please note that it will not be guaranteed.
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 6.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 23:59 local time, 14 business days to 23:59 local time, 8 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 23:59 local time, 8 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 2 day
Availability Daily
Meal Meal (refer to the details in the schedule)
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2-Day Private Forest Therapy® Tour & Local Culture Experience from Shinjuku