[Tohoku Snow Monsters] Snow Monster Trees Tour via Snowcat in Zao， Miyagi (Round-trip Shuttle Bus from Sendai Station)
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1. "Snow monsters"--trees covered in snow and ice--are beautiful, natural works of art created by the unique conditions on Mt. Zao.
2. Marvel at the snow monster trees while touring around the ski slopes on the "Wild Monster," a new, heater-equipped passenger snowcat.
3. Includes a round-trip shuttle bus from Sendai Station!
4. The snowcat is equipped with a ventilation fan to bolster ventilation.
5. As part of the infection prevention measures, participants are required to wear a mask.
08:10- JR Sendai Station East Exit Sightseeing & Shuttle Bus Stop Meet-up Please board the bus with Sumikawa Snow Park written in Japanese.
Please refer to [Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations].
08:20-10:25 125(min) Board the bus at Sendai Station Travel from Sendai Station to Miyagi Zao Sumikawa Snow Park
10:40- Reception at Sumikawa Snow Park Meet at the reception counter in the Miyagi Zao Sumikawa Snow Park Restaurant House by 10:40, and check in by presenting your reservation confirmation sheet. Large luggage may be left at the reception counter.
Please refer to [Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations], [Important Notes/Supplements: Guide/Tour Conductor] & [Important Notes/Supplements: What to Wear/Bring].
11:00-11:45 45(min) Board the Snowcat Board the snowcat from Miyagi Zao Sumikawa Snow Park Gelande House and head to the Snow Monster field.
11:45-12:00 15(min) Arrive at snow monster tree field & view the snow monsters Participants will be able to see the snow monster trees in the vastly panoramic snow monster tree field where the trees are clustered together. During inclement weather, experience the fierce, -10°C snowstorms at 1,600 meters above sea level which are needed to cultivate the snow monster trees. Participants - from little children to those of advanced age - can easily enjoy the magnificent natural beauty of the snow monster tree fields where the globally rare snow monster trees grow en masse.
12:00-12:45 45(min) Board the Snowcat Leave the snow monster field and head back to Miyagi Zao Sumikawa Snow Park Gelande House
-13:00 Arrive at Sumikawa Snow Park Ski Slope After arriving at the Sumikawa Snow Park ski slope, enjoy your free time until the bus departs for Sendai Station.
Rest House Kumowaku Terrace (restaurant and shop)
Rentals (there are rental skis, snowboards, sleds, clothing, and other equipment available)
16:00- Meet in front of the Miyagi Zao Sumikawa Snow Park Juhyou bus stop The bus will depart for JR Sendai Station at 16:10. Please be aware that should you fail to meet at the area by departure time, this shall be considered a waiver of your reservation, and the bus will depart without you.
-18:15 Arrive at JR Sendai Station, Tour Ends The tour ends upon arrival.