TOUR
TOKYO KANTO

2-Day Snow Resort Minakami Onsen & Takaragawa Onsen via Shinkansen (From Tokyo)

Tour Code :

HT0001J6A

Departs from :

Tokyo

Tour Brand :

Kanto (Nearby Areas of Tokyo) Train Package

change(s) from the previous year :

Price(Lowest) :

¥28,000 ~ (until Mar., 2021)

Overview :

1. Easily accessible from Tokyo in about 1 hour via Shinkansen!
This discount set accommodation plan includes a Shinkansen ticket, accommodation (with breakfast and dinner), and a Snow Activity Passport.
2. Includes hot spring bathing at popular Takaragawa Onsen! Takaragawa Onsen is famous for its massive hot spring water output of 1,800 liters per minute, and large open-air baths totaling over 700 sqm.
3. A Snow Activity Passport for Minakami Kogen Ski Resort is included!
Use the passport to enjoy snow rafting, trial snowmobiling, a snow rider, a kids' park, and other kinds of fun in the snow. Easy access to the slopes, right in front of the hotel!
4. At Minakami Kogen Hotel 200, enjoy the hot springs and buffet with choice ingredients.

Itinerary

day1

Day before tour departure
06:30-10:20 70(min) Depart from Tokyo Station Please make your own way from Tokyo Station on the Joetsu Shinkansen to Jomokogen Station. This tour uses reserved seats (ordinary car).
08:05-11:35 Jomokogen Station Please use the free hotel shuttle bus. (Reservations will be made)
09:15-12:35 Arrive at Minakami Kogen Hotel 200
14:35-16:30 Takaragawa Onsen - Day Spa The free shuttle bus will take participants to Takaragawa Onsen. Enjoy bathing in the hot springs.
Depart from the hotel at 14:35, arriving at Takaragawa Onsen at 14:50. Spend 1 hr 25 min at the hot springs, and depart at 16:15, arriving at the hotel at 16:30.
*There is only 1 trip per day. We will make reservations for participants in advance. If you will not use this service, please contact the hotel front desk.
*Included in the tour booking charge: Bathing fee, rental towel
*Rental towels are not provided for preschool-age children
*The rental towel will be provided at the bell captain desk prior to departure.
Stay at Minakami Kogen Hotel 200 Right in sight of the ski slopes! The view from the guestrooms is superb at this hotel. Enjoy the hot springs and breakfast buffet with choice ingredients.
After arrival, please take your ski wear rental and 1-day lift ticket voucher to the front desk.

day2

-11:00 Minakami Kogen Hotel 200 After having breakfast, check out by 11:00.
After check-out, enjoy activities at the ski resort until departing the hotel.
13:40-17:00 60(min) Depart from Minakami Kogen Hotel 200 Please use the free hotel shuttle b

HT0001J6A

Remarks:[Until Dec. 31, 2019]
Planning Company: JTB Corp.
Address: 2-3-11 Higashi Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo
Japan Tourism Agency Registered Travel Agent (No. 64)
A member of the Japan Association of Travel Agents
[From Jan. 1, 2020]
Planning Company: JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc.
Address: 2-3-14 Higashi Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo
Japan Tourism Agency Registered Travel Agent (No. 1723)
A member of the Japan Association of Travel Agents
[Operation Conditions/Tour Conditions]
This is a special tour for international visitors. Please be aware that Japanese citizens cannot make bookings.

If the minimum number of participants is not met by 14 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date may be canceled.
[Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations]

Even if skiing, etc. is difficult due to a lack of snowfall, if the ski site is partly operational, it will be deemed able to provide effective service, and the tour will not be canceled (snowmakers may be used in such cases). In such cases, cancellations will still be subject to a cancellation fee, and the standard cancellation fees will apply. Thank you for your understanding.

Lift operations may be altered or suspended due to weather or other conditions, but refunds will not be issued regardless of lift service availability.
Please note that ski and snowboard rental are not included.

A shuttle bus service runs both ways between Jomokogen Station and Minakami Kogen Hotel 200.
This round-trip shuttle bus is owned by the hotel, and not managed by this plan.
We will reserve bus service at one of the following times. Please confirm this on the final itinerary sent by the day prior to departure.
https://www.minakamikogen200.jp/en/resort/#access

[Outbound Trip]
Departs Jomokogen Station at 8:05, arriving at the hotel at 9:15
Departs Jomokogen Station at 11:35, arriving at the hotel at 12:35
[Return Trip]
Departs the hotel at 13:40, arriving at Jomokogen Station at 14:40
Departs the hotel at 17:00, arriving at Jomokogen Station at 18:10

About Use of Free Shuttle Bus to Takaragawa Onsen
The shuttle bus will take participants to Takaragawa Onsen. Enjoy bathing in the hot springs.
Depart from the hotel at 14:35, arriving at Takaragawa Onsen at 14:50. Spend 1 hr 25 min at the hot springs, and depart at 16:15, arriving at the hotel at 16:30.
*There is only 1 trip per day. We will make reservations for participants in advance. If you will not use this service, please contact the hotel front desk.
*Included in the tour booking charge: Bathing fee, rental towel
*Rental towels are not provided for preschool-age children
*The rental towel will be provided at the bell captain desk prior to departure
*The free shuttle bus is owned by the hotel, and not managed by this plan.

About Use of Snow Activity Passport
This passport can be used throughout your entire stay.
Activities (snow rafting, trial snowmobiling), kids' park
Rentals (if using, a lift ticket will be required separately): Snow rider, Zipfy sled, ski bockerl, snow racer
Passport Perks: 50% off 1 ski lift ticket (1-day or half-day)
[Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location]

About Ticket Pick-up:
Tickets and the final itinerary may be picked up at either (1) a hotel designated for ticket and itinerary delivery, or (2) Tokyo City i. The designated Shinkansen may not be changed at the pick-up location.
If the address for the tickets and final itinerary to be sent to changes after booking, please inform us at least 8 days prior to the tour departure date.
Pick-up is possible starting from 7 days before the tour departure date until the day prior to departure. Also, regarding bookings made less than 7 days prior to the tour departure date, pick-up will be possible starting from 2 days after the booking is made until the day prior to departure. Pick-up may be made only on or after the designated pick-up date. Tickets cannot be issued or changed at Tokyo City i.

(1) If Hotel designated for ticket and itinerary delivery is selected:
Tickets will be sent by the day prior to tour departure. When booking, please enter the hotel's official name, address (all including postal code, prefecture, city, area number, etc.), and the name used for the hotel booking. Please be aware that service will not be possible if there are any errors in the information provided.
Please note that service to private residences or private lodgings (minpaku) is not available. Thank you for your understanding.
*Service to certain locations other than hotels, such as a business or embassy, is available. (Must be located in Japan.) Just as in the case for a hotel, please provide the address (all including postal code, prefecture, city, area number, etc.), and the name of the person to be sent to, along with contact information.

(2) If Tokyo City i is selected:
Please go to Tokyo City i and pick up the tickets on your own by the day prior to tour departure.
Pick-up at Tokyo City i is possible starting from 3 days before the tour departure date until the day prior to departure.
*However, pick-up is not available on the day of booking and the day after booking (business days only).
Tokyo City i (Tourist Information Center)
https://en.tokyocity-i.jp/about/access/
Address: B1F KITTE JP Tower, 2-7-2 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Open Hours: 8:00 - 20:00
Closed Days: The last Sunday of June every year. Facility may be closed without notice due to sudden changes. For more details, please check the website.
*Pick-up is not available at Tokyo City i outside of open hours.
*We will not be held responsible if the customer is late for the Shinkansen as a result of not being able to conduct pick-up during open hours.
*Tickets cannot be issued or changed at Tokyo City i.
[Important Notes/Supplements: About Shinkansen]
(1) Please check your ticket and the final itinerary for the train number and departure time. Changes may not be made to the scheduled Shinkansen.
(2) The Shinkansen schedule may vary due to timetable revisions, etc.
(3) No refunds will be issued even if the Shinkansen tickets are not used. In such cases, please use public transportation to the destination on your own. Customers will carry their own baggage.
(4) If you must cancel your tour after receiving the Shinkansen tickets, please send the tickets back to the planning company.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Guide/Tour Conductor]
This is an unguided plan without a National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter, tour conductor, or pick up service, so please make your own way directly to Tokyo Station.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Regarding Children/Infants]
Infants age 5 and younger may come free of charge, but their Shinkansen seats, hotel beds, breakfast, and dinner will not be included. For those that require them, please make a booking at the child rate.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Accommodation Information]
[Minakami Kogen Hotel 200]
Address: 6152-1 Fujiwara, Minakami-machi, Tone-gun, Gunma Prefecture
Tel: 0278-75-2222
Check-in: 15:00, Check-out: 11:00
Guestroom Type: Western-style room (all rooms non-smoking)
*Family Twin rooms are provided with a futon (2 beds + futon). Enjoy Japanese futon.
*In Family Twin rooms, children up to age 1 are provided a baby cot. The charge is JPY 1,944 per item; please pay directly at the hotel. There is a limit to inventory, so use is not guaranteed.
Breakfast/Dinner: Japanese/Western buffet at the restaurant
*Vegetarian options are not available.