Not on service
For passengers departing from Takayama Bus Terminal, please exchange for a paper ticket at the Takayama Nohi Bus Center Ticket Counter at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time.
For passengers departing from Hirayu Bus Terminal, please exchange for a paper ticket at the Hirayu Bus Terminal Ticket Counter at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time.
Shinhotaka Ropeway is the most popular sightseeing spot in the Okuhida area.
You can view the beautiful Northern Alps such as Mt. Nishihotakadake, Mt. Yarigatake and Mt. Kasagadake in a 360-degree panoramic view from the observation deck on the mountaintop at an altitude of 2,156 m. The second ropeway is Japan’s only double decker gondola, and was recently renewed commemorating its 50th anniversary.
The tour will be cancelled if the Shinhotaka Ropeway stops its service.
Alps Kaido Hirayu offers the largest restaurant in Hiraya Onsen and a wide array of souvenirs and local specialties of Hida region.
Lunch will be served at a restaurant inside.
A free foot bath is also available on the first floor of the building where the panoramic view of Mt Norikura can be enjoyed just in front of you sight.
Kamikochi is located on the upland area at the altitude of 1,500 m surrounded by the Northern Alps mountains and is one of the best mountain resorts in Japan.
The magnificent Hotaka mountain range, clean and clear Azusa river, fantastic Taisho-ike pond and mystic Myojin-ike pond attract people to visit this area for all four seasons.
From Kappabashi Bridge, a symbol of Kamikochi, you can view the picturesque landscape of the Hotaka Mountain Range.
Enjoy leisurely strolling in the primeval forest filled with plenty of negative ions.
※※ You may leave the tour and get off at either kamikochi. ※※
※※ You may leave the tour and get off at either Hirayu Onsen. ※※
Return to Takayama.
Thank you for joining our bus tour!
Reservation is required. Reservation can be made up to 3 months in advance.
You can join the tour without a reservation as long as there are seats available on the day.
【Reservation and inquiry】
TEL：0577-32-1688 (Nohi Bus Reservation Center)