A day trip to visit two famous spots for autumn scenery in Shiga prefecture: Biwako Valley and Keisokuji Temple. Experience 'the red carpet' at Keisokuji Temple before taking to the skies and enjoying autumn leaves from the air on a ropeway cutting through Biwako Valley with spectacular views of Lake Biwa below. With Kyoto prefecture just next door, Shiga gets unfairly overlooked as a tourist destination yet boasts some of the best autumn leaves scenery in the country. Beat the crowds and see it for yourselves on this tour that runs only in November. There are just four departure dates so get booking now!
• 11 hours
Shirakawago has been listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site. In order to make a balance between its tour popularity and preserving the indigenous scene, only registered vehicles are permitted to get in the area for light-up event during January and February in 2019. Hotel is located around city center, and offers convenient access for sightseeing in Hida Takayama. Fully enjoy strolling and sightseeing in city center of Hida Takayama on the second day, and visit Gunjo Hachiman & Gero Onsen area. Staff who can speak foreign language (English or Chinese) in accordance with guests’ language will accompany for this tour. Spacious and comfortable car is provided for this tour.
• 2 days