Zip into your wetsuit, secure your safety gear, and set out for big adventure. A relatively new sport that’s quickly gaining in popularity, canyoning combines hiking, rock climbing, repelling, and swimming into one mega-sport that lets you discover a canyon's incredible terrain like never before. Negotiate your way down steep canyons by repelling and jumping over cliffs and waterfalls. Slide down naturally smooth watercourses—just like waterslides—and swim through crystal-clear pools. An international team of highly-skilled and professional guides leads you on a course suited to your ability level. Join in on the excitement of this revitalizing sport that's become a worldwide phenomenon.|
Choose between a half or full day of canyoning when booking (lunch is not included in half-day option).
- Pick-up/drop-off service from Jomo Kogen station
- All necessary equipment
- Canyoning experience (half or full day)
- One photo
- Expert guides
- Showers and use of facilities
- Lunch (not included with half-day option)
Daily, except Nov. 1Apr. 15 (seasonal closure)
Half day: 4 hours
Full day: approx. 7 hours
Departure time and location:
Half day: 9 AM or 12:30 PM
Full day: 9 AM
Depart from Canyons Minakami Base, pick-up at local train station available
Return time and location:
Half day: 12:30 PM or 4:30 PM
Full day: 4 PM
Return to departure point, drop-off at local train station available
To get to Minakami Base from Tokyo:
Via train: Take the Joetsu Shinkansen (bullet train) to Jomo Kogen Station (approx. 1 1/2 hours)
Via car: Get on the Kanetsu Expressway going toward Niigata. Take the Minakami Interchange Exit and follow the posted signs (approx. 2 1/2 hours, depending on traffic)
Children younger than 10 years old are not allowed to participate on this tour. Canyoning is a physical adventure sport that requires physical fitness and good health, please take these factors into consideration before booking this tour. This tour is not suitable for pregnant women.
|After you book your activity, follow these 3 easy steps:|
1. Print your voucher; locate the voucher in your travel confirmation e-mail or in the My Trips/My Itineraries link on the site.
2. Follow the redemption instructions on your voucher; it iscritical to do this before you depart.
3. Take all vouchers with you; you must redeem one voucher per person.
Exchange your voucher for activity:
Reservation confirmation is required. Please contact Canyons at least 24 hours prior to your preferred tour date to ensure your reservation and arrange pick-up from the train station (if desired). Upon arrival, present your voucher(s) and ID in exchange for service.
|Terms and conditions|
|Cancellations and Changes: This Activity can be changed or cancelled without penalty at any time prior to two days before the scheduled start of your trip. The scheduled start of your trip is defined as your hotel check-in date, your departure date of the originating flight, or the date of the Activity if the Activity was booked without a flight or a hotel.|