TOUR
CHUBU

Asagiri Kogen Paragliding Experience near Mt. Fuji (Starts at 13:00)

Tour Code :

AC0003C4A

Departs from :

Mt. Fuji

Tour Brand :

Chubu (Nagoya, Kanazawa, Takayama, etc.) Experience Plan

change(s) from the previous year :

Price(Lowest) :

¥9,000 ~

Overview :

1. Experience flying through the sky, it's as if Japan's tallest peak is just within reach! Go on a graceful paragliding adventure as the magnificent Mt. Fuji scenery unfolds before your eyes. As this plan starts in the afternoon, it is recommended for those who are planning to stay in the Mt. Fuji or Lake Kawaguchi area, so you don't have to worry about transfers to your next destination.
2. A plan exclusive! Get 10% off on a GoPro rental charge!
3. Leave the paragliding operation to the instructor. All you have to do is take in the spectacular scenery of Japan.
4. Beginners have absolutely nothing to worry about. Seeing the beauty of Mt. Fuji from a different perspective as you soar up high in the sky makes for unforgettable memories.
5. Ever dreamt of flying? Then this is the perfect plan for you!

Itinerary

day1

13:00-13:30 30(min) Asagiri Kogen Paraglider School Reception Please make sure to finish the reception procedure on time between 13:00 and 13:30.
Change Clothes
20(min) Head to the take-off area Participants will ride the climber with the pilot to get to the take-off area.
5(min) Flight Once wind and weather conditions have settled, each flight will take off one at a time, in order.
-14:00 Plan Ends Plan ends after the flight.

AC0003C4A

Remarks:Conducting Company: Asagiri Kogen Paraglider School (Sanjuu INC.)
 Address: 282-1 Nebara, Fujinomiya-shi, Shizuoka Prefecture
[Reception Method]
At reception, please show your reservation confirmation sheet, a printout of the reservation confirmation e-mail, or show the e-mail on your mobile device screen to staff.
[Operation Conditions/Tour Conditions]
- All participants are required to pay a separate safety & administrative fee of JPY 1,000 per person on site (same rate for children).
- Participants are required to sign an English application form and English insurance form. Those who do not sign the forms will not be able to participate.
- Persons with heart problems, hypertension, or chronic disease, or those weighing 90 kg (about 200 lbs) or more may not participate.
- For both adult and child participants, only those who weigh 30 kg (about 66 lbs) or more may participate.
- Please understand that customers under 18 years of age may not participate without an accompanying guardian.
- Each flight will take off one at a time in order. Note that you may not be able to go on a tandem flight depending on wind and weather conditions.
- Itinerary times are approximate. There are cases when there may be a long wait time for the proper wind conditions until flight begins, and depending on conditions, it may take several hours from after reception until the activity ends. For those going to another destination afterward, please leave plenty of time for transfers and choose a schedule that fits your itinerary.
- Regardless of flight conditions, please note that refunds will not be issued in case a customer cancels for their own reason. Even if participants are unable to travel to their next destination, payments for taxi fares, accommodation fees, airfare, etc., will not be issued.
[Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations]
- In cases of rain, typhoon, strong wind, thunderstorm, or snow, the flight will be canceled. The tour may also be canceled depending on wind direction and cloud altitude.
 In this case, the tour booking charge will be refunded in full.
- Tour cancellation and contact procedure:
(1) On the day prior to the tour, if it appears there will be inclement weather on the actual tour day, the decision to cancel will be made by 17:00, and the participants will be contacted accordingly.
(2) If the tour is canceled on the day due to weather conditions, participants will be notified at around 8:00-9:30.
(3) If there are rough winds on the day of the tour, participants will be notified at around 8:00-9:30. Participants will decide whether or not to continue with the activity.
No cancellation fee will be levied in such cases.
If participants are late to arrive at the location due to late notification, the flight schedule will be adjusted.
However, there may be some waiting time in such circumstances. Thank you for your understanding.
Also, be aware that in some cases the flight start time may be delayed due to stormy weather on the day of the flight or day prior to the flight, or other reason.
- A same-day cancellation fee will be levied for customers who cancel on the day of the activity. Please leave ample time for your schedule after the flight.
- To ensure you can be contacted if necessary, please give contact details at which you can be reached while in Japan, including email address, phone number, and phone number of your hotel for the night prior to the tour.
 Your booking will not be accepted without your contact information.
- Please note that the weather at the location is very unpredictable, and even if the tour is canceled on the day after participants have completed reception due to sudden rain or wind, compensation will not be provided for transportation expenses to/from the location.
- Please note that Mt. Fuji may not be clearly seen due to weather conditions. Refunds will not be issued even in such cases.
- A videography service is available for a fee (JPY 2,000).
 Please request on the day. A 10% discount applies to customers on this plan.
Please pay at the location in cash (Japanese yen only).
The photos/videos will be taken with the Paraglider School camera, and the SD card will be given to the participant.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location]
Meeting Location: Asagiri Kogen Paraglider School
Address: 282-1 Nebara, Fujinomiya-shi, Shizuoka Prefecture
Tel: 0544-52-1031 or +81-544-52-1031
*Access:
- From Kawaguchiko Area: From Kawaguchiko Station, take a Fujikyu Yamanashi Bus bound for Shin-Fuji for about 1 hour, and get off at the Michi no Eki Asagiri Kogen bus stop. It is 5 min on foot from there.
- From JR Shin-Fuji Station: From Shin-Fuji Station take a Fujikyu Yamanashi Bus bound for Fujisan for about 1 hour and 15 min, and get off at the Michi no Eki Asagiri Kogen bus stop. It is 5 min on foot from there.
*There is a bus stop called "Asagiri Kogen," but please do not get off the bus there; make sure to get off at the Michi no Eki Asagiri Kogen bus stop.
 There is also a paragliding company called Sky Asagiri, but it is not affiliated with this product. Please take care to not get them mixed up.
*How to take the route bus: http://bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp/get-on-bus/
Route buses depart once every 2 hours. Please plan ahead as there are a limited number of services.
The listed times are current as of April 2020. The bus timetable is subject to change without notice, so please make sure to check it on your own before boarding the bus.
- Please make sure to finish the reception procedure between 13:00 and 13:30. Please show a printed copy of the reservation confirmation sheet or show the e-mail on your mobile device screen to staff. Be sure to strictly follow the scheduled time(s).
- If you are late, your slot may be filled up by another participant, or you may not be able to ride in case of congestion. Also, in times of congestion, customers will board in order of reception, so there may be a time difference between flights even for customers who have booked as a group.
[Important Notes/Supplements: What to Wear/Bring]
- For the flight, please wear long-sleeved tops and long pants that completely cover the wrists and ankles, and wear sneakers or sports shoes that will not easily come off.
- To prevent injuries, wearing ankle length trekking shoes is recommended.
(Clothing Standard)
Thin long-sleeved tops and bottoms for July to August, warm winter clothing (such as ski wear) for September to June (there are days when warm clothing is not required for daytime flights).
For November to March please bring especially warm clothing such as a neck warmer, warm gloves, knit hat, wind breaking clothing, etc. Clothing may be soiled by mud and water from the grass when landing, so please wear clothing that you do not mind getting dirty.
Rental outfits for cold weather (coverall flight suits) are available free of charge. Outfits are unisex and are available in Japanese sizes S to XL.
- Contact lenses, glasses, and sunglasses may be worn during the flight, but in rare cases these may come off. Please be forewarned. (We will not be responsible for the loss of contacts or glasses.)
- When changing clothes, participants may use the lockers (with key lock) in the dressing room, but please note that large luggage such as suitcases will not fit in the lockers. Please refrain from bringing large luggage. A deposit of JPY 500 is required to use the locker. The deposit will be refunded in full upon returning the locker key.
- Please bring your own neck strap for your camera when taking pictures during the flight. Cameras and other items without straps or other accessories for fall prevention may not be brought during the flight. Please note that large cameras such as a DSLR are not allowed even if equipped with fall prevention straps, etc.