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3-DAY FROM/TO NAGANO: SNOW MONKEY & HISTORIC NAKASENDO WALK

By Snow Monkey Resorts
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Highlights

  • Visit the world-famous Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park

  • Explore Zenko-ji Japan’s oldest and most important Temple

  • Hike along the historic 'Nakasendo Trail'

  • Explore three of the Nakasendo's best preserved post towns

  • Spend a night at a traditional inn in Magome

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Transport fee from/to Nagano, Snow Monkey Park and the Nakasendo Trail and all between activiti

  • What's included

    Snow Monkey Park entrance fee

  • What's included

    Lunch on Day 1-3 (vegetarian options are available, please let us know beforehand)

  • What's included

    Sake tasting on Day 1

  • What's included

    Accommodation on Day 2 (including dinner and breakfast)

  • What's included

    English-speaking guide

  • What's excluded

    Accommodation on Day 1 or Day 3

  • What's excluded

    Additional food and snacks

  • What's excluded

    Optional entrance fee to the inner sanctuary of Zenko-ji

  • What's excluded

    Bullet train tickets

Know Before You Book

  • There are a few days in the year that the monkeys might not come down to the park. In such case we will provide an alternative activity.

  • Please note that the monkeys are wild animals and there is no guarantee that there will be monkeys in the bath.

  • Accommodation is at a traditional guesthouse including futon bedding (on the floor) and shared bathrooms, typical of a traditional Japanese inn.

What you can expect

Situated in between the popular destinations of Tokyo and Kyoto, the mountainous of region of Nagano is the literal heart of Japan and a road less travelled by many international visitors. Beginning and ending in Nagano, this 3-day tour combines visits to the world-famous Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park and Zenko-ji – one of the oldest and most important Buddhist temples in Japan – on Day 1, before transporting back in time to the historic Nakasendo Trail to hike between the postal towns of Narai and Yabuhara on Day 2 and Magome and Tsumago on Day 3. Including accommodation in Magome, lunch on each day, and an English-speaking guide, this immersive 3-day combines some of region’s most popular destinations while taking you off the beaten track and along one of ancient trade roads of Japan, deep into the heart of this fascinating country and culture.

Location

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Activity Location

  • Kiso Valley
  • Kiso Valley
  • Kiso Nagano

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • JR Nagano Station
  • Nagano station
  • 長野市 長野県 380-0921