Day Trips & Excursions

Day Trip to Shirakawago and Hida Takayama from Nagoya

Enjoy the beautiful seasonal views by visiting Japan's World Heritage spots in Gifu prefecture, Shirakawa-go and the famous "Little Kyoto" Hida Takayama, with this 1-day trip that departs from the ESCA near Nagoya Station. This is a popular day tour for those who wish to travel to these famous locations in one day from a very convenient, central meeting point near Nagoya Station. Lunch is a celebration of local ingredients including the famous Hida beef. This tour is also available as a private charter plan. For further details, please click the link below.
11 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Shirakawa-go, Hida-Takayama & Kamikochi in 2 Days from Tokyo

With this 2-day tour from Tokyo, you will have a chance to visit several popular sightseeing spots in Gifu and Nagano prefecture. On the first day you will visit "Iwamura castle town" where remains very traditional old stores and houses and "Gujo Hachiman" in Gifu Prefecture, that is another castle town which has built with crystal clear water canals. On the second day, the tour continues to three other destinations, the traditional village Shirakawa-go, with its unique farmhouses, the historic city of Hida-Takayama and the mountain resort of Kamikochi.
2 days
Multi-day & Extended Tours

2-Day Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route, Shirakawago and Hida-Takayama Bus Tour

Escape the crowd of Tokyo for a relaxing 2-day trip to visit the famous World Heritage Shirakawago and also Hida-Takayama as known as "Little Kyoto." You will have a chance to stay overnight at Toyama prefecture and travel through the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route on the second day. There you can experience what being surrounded by 20-meter tall Snow Wall Otani during the springtime feels like, witness the water discharge from the dam in summer or enjoy beautiful fall foliage of the mountains in autumn.
2 days
Cultural & Theme Tours

Kimono Local Tour in a small castle town, Gifu

The Southern part of Gifu is known for high quality Washi, a type of Japanese paper, and beautiful regional handicrafts created by great artisans.You’ll explore a small region called Gifu-machi while dressed up in a traditional kimono! A unique tour for those of you hoping to experience more “local” and not “tourist” things!
5 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Ski Resort Day Trip with Transport from Nagoya

Enjoy skiing, or snowboarding on the slopes of Japan this winter! Have fun on your own or get your basic level skiing/snowboard skills by taking a class. There are two options for this winter recreational tour: self-guided skiing/snowboard trip to Dynaland , and a self-guided skiing/snowboard trip to Takasu Snow Park. These are both skiing resorts in Gifu prefecture. The booking includes a two way bus ride to the resort of your choice and booking assistance. You can decide what to do at the skiing resort by yourself, such as skiing, snowboarding, etc. Rentals and lessons can be booked if required.Please note: This seasonal tour runs annually between December and March. The dates are subject to change.
12 hours