Autumn Fantasy in Central Japan 9D6N



Seasonal Scenery:
Tateyama Kurobe Alpen Route, Shin Hotaka Ropeway, Kamikochi, Yokoya Valley, Shosenkyo Gorge

Unique Experiences:
Shirakawago Village, Grape Picking, Lake Ashi Cruise

Sightseeing & Shopping Experiences:
Osu Kannon Temple, Takayama Morning Market, Takayama Old Town, Matsumoto Castle, Gotemba Premium Outlets

Special Gourmet Delights:
Sumptuous Japanese multi-course dinner Japanese Kaiseki or buffet in Ryokans/Hotels, local delights at the restaurant

Hotel/Ryokan Stays:
05-nights authentic Japanese Onsen/Ryokan/Hotel at Takayama, Unazuki Onsen, Matsumoto, Lake Suwa & Lake Kawaguchi. 01-night centrally located hotel in Tokyo


Departure date
15 Oct 2020
Tour length
9 days 6 nights
Nagoya, Inuyama, Takayama, Shirakawago, Unazuki Onsen, Alpine Route, Matsumoto, Shin-Hotaka, Kamikochi, Lake Suwa, Yokoya Valley, Shosenkyo Gorge, Kofu, Lake Kawaguchi, Hakone, Gotemba, Tokyo
Tour guide
Experienced Trilingual Guide
From S$ 4,088*

Our WOW! Promises

Right group size for Quality Travel (<= 30 passengers)

Experienced Trilingual Guide (English, Mandarin, Japanese) Accompanying the entire tour

Premium Selection of Hotels & Ryokan (with onsen)

Organized & Well-paced itinerary

Comfortable big coaches

Authentic Japanese gourmet food & Cultural experiences

Day 1 ---

Singapore 新加坡
Assemble at Changi Airport for Check in

15OCT SQ672 SIN-NGO 0120-0905

Day 2 On boardLD

Nagoya – Inuyama – Takayama 名古屋 – 犬山 - 高山
Hotel Associa Takayama Resort or similar/ Western room

Upon arrival at Nagoya Airport, coach transfer to the city and visit Osu Kannon Temple (大須観音). It is located in the electrics and shopping district of Osu city and one of the famous temples in Nagoya. After that, proceed to a local restaurant for lunch [Hitsumabushi set]. After lunch, head to Inuyama and visit Inuyama Castle (犬山城). The castle overlooks the Kiso River, which serves as the border between Aichi and Gifu Prefectures. Inuyama Castle is one of only 12 Japanese castles to remain unreconstructed from the end of the Edo period. At the end of the day, transfer to Takayama for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy your dinner [Japanese set] and the natural hot spring at the hotel.


Day 3 BLD

Takayama – Shirakawago – Unazuki Onsen高山 -白川郷 – 宇奈月温泉
Tateshina Grand Hotel Takinoyu or similar / Japanese Room

After breakfast, we will proceed to Takayama Morning Market and Takayama Old Town. The Takayama Morning Market has stands that sell local crafts, snacks and farm produce such as vegetables, pickles and flowers. After that, transfer to Shirakawago and lunch at a local restaurant [Hoba Miso set]. After lunch, stroll around on your own at Shirakawago Village (白川郷). Declared a UNESCO world heritage site in 1995, they are famous for their traditional gassho-zukuri farmhouses, some of which are more than 250 years old. Finally, transfer to Unazuki Onsen town for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy your dinner [Japanese Kaiseki Course] at the hotel.



Day 4 BLD

Unazuki Onsen – Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route – Matsumoto 宇奈月温泉 - 立山黒部アルペンルート - 松本
Alpico Plaza Hotel or similar/ Western room

After breakfast, transfer to Tateyama and start the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route (立山黒部アルペンルート). ** whole route approximately about 8 – 9hrs** Lunch at a local restaurant [Mini Shrimp Rice Bowl Set]. Thereafter, transfer to Omachi Onsen for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy your dinner [Japanese Mini Kaiseki] at the hotel.


Day 5 BLD

Matsumoto – Shin Hotaka – Kamikochi – Lake Suwa 松本 – 新穗高 - 上高地 - 諏訪湖
Hamanoyu or similar/ Japanese room

After breakfast, transfer to Shin Hotaka for a ride Shin Hotaka Ropeway (新穂高ロープウェイ). It has one of the largest elevation gains in the country as it climbs over 1000 meters up the side of the Hotake Mountain Range, which includes Oku-Hotakedake, Japan’s third highest peak. Finish the ride will transfer to Kamikochi for lunch at local restaurant [Grilled Fish Set]. After lunch, Let’s have a brief hiking at this wonderous Kamikochi to enjoy the autumn colors. Thereafter, transfer to Suwa Lake for hotel check in and tonight having Kaiseki dinner at the hotel.


Day 6 BLD

Lake Suwa – Yokoya Valley – Shosenkyo Gorge – Kofu – Lake Kawaguchi 諏訪湖 - 橫谷渓谷 - 昇仙峡 - 甲府 - 河口湖
Fuji View Hotel or similar/ Western or Japanese room

After breakfast, transfer to Yokoya Valley. We going Yokoya Valley (橫谷渓谷) for a short 30 mins brief hiking to Otome falls to see Autumn Leaves. After this will transfer to Shosenkyo for lunch at local restaurant. [Hoto Set]. After lunch, will visit Shosenkyo Gorge (昇仙峡) to see one of Japan’s most beautiful places with Autumn Leave, where the river narrows, running through the steep gorge with its towering, granite crags – some up to 50 m high. Follow by transfer to Kofu to enjoy the Grape Picking which is just in season! Thereafter, transfer to Lake Kawaguchi for hotel check in and tonight having [Japanese Set] dinner at the hotel.


Day 7 B--

Lake Kawaguchi – Hakone – Gotemba – Tokyo 河口湖 - 箱根 - 御殿場 - 東京
Keio Plaza Hotel or similar/ Western room

After breakfast, head to Hakone. Enjoy taking Lake Ashi Cruise the scenic panoramic view of Mt. Fuji in autumn by taking the Hakone Ropeway. After that, transfer to Gotemba Premium Outlets for shopping. Lunch is at your own expense at the mall. Thereafter, transfer to Tokyo city for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy your dinner at your own expense during free & easy time in Tokyo city.


Day 8 B--

Tokyo – Haneda – Singapore東京 - 新加坡

22OCT SQ635 HND-SIN 2255-0455

After breakfast at the hotel, free at your own leisure until departure.

Bid farewell to Tokyo as we proceed to the airport and take a flight back to Singapore. We hope that you have enjoyed this vacation with JTB and we look forward to helping you create your next perfect moments, always!

Day 9 ---

Singapore 新加坡
Arrive at Singapore

* All the photos are for illustration purposes only
* The itinerary is subject to change due to weather conditions
* Meals indicated are for reference only and subject to change
* Flight schedule is subject to change
* Autumn Leaves viewing locations are dependent on weather conditions

15 Oct 2020 15-20 pax
From S$ S$4,188*
15 Oct 2020 21-30 pax
From S$ S$4,088*

Tax & Fuel Surcharge: $S 95** (Subject to changes)  

  • This tour package is subject to change without prior notice.
  • Minimum 20 persons are required to form a group.
  • A Tour Manager will be with the group for the entire tour.
  • Accommodation is based on twin-sharing basis.
  • Activities available are subject to weather conditions.
  • Package price does not include the associated taxes and surcharges, estimated at $85.
  • Guide and driver service fee of JPY800 per person (adult / child) is applicable.
  • Please approach our travel consultants for more details and other terms and conditions.

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