Takayama Bus Terminal(8:40) Shinhotaka Ropeway (10:16) Ride on the 1st Ropeway (10:30) Experience Snowshoeing at Nabedaira Kogen Ride on the 2nd Ropeway Observation Deck (Free Time) Shinhotaka Ropeway (14:55) Takayama Bus Terminal (16:31)
*You can take the return bus at anytime you like.
Please pick up your ticket at Takayama Bus Terminal with the reference number.
※Please come to the ticket counter 15 minutes before.
Please take a route bus at Takayama Bus Terminal #5 bound for ‘Shinhotaka Ropeway’.
It takes about 90 minutes bus trip! Please enjoy the scenery from the bus.
*The bus runs once every other hour. (leaves 40 minutes past every hour)
You will meet your tour guide at Shinhotaka Ropeway bus station
and take the 1st ropeway and up to the Nabedaira Kogen.
The guide will talk about the schedule and accompany until finishing the snowshoeing tour.
Boots and climbing gear available for rent at visitor center.
You do not have to bring your own gear, just wear your warm clothing.
Highly trained guide will teach your all you need to know about walking in snowshoes.
* Snowshoeing : about 2 hours, 2.3 kilometers.
* Snowshoeing is operated by SATOYAMA EXPERIENCE.
Enjoy the breathtaking scenary on your guided hike.
The guide will point out animal tracks and local plants abd trees on the way.
At the end of your hike, you can relax at the Nabedaira Kogen
or take the 2nd ropeway up to Nishihotaka Guchi (elevation 2,156,/7073ft).
The observation platform is located on the rooftop of Nishihotakaguchi ropeway station.
The altitude of the observation deck is 2,156 meters. Enjoy the panoramic views of Northern Alps.
And at Nishihotakaguchi ropeway station, you can enjoy your meal using the 1,000 yen food voucher.
After enjoying at the Shinhotaka Ropeway, you can take a bus bound for Takayama whenever you like.
* The departing time of the final bus from Shinhotaka Ropeway to Takayama is 4:55 pm.
Thank you for joining our snowshoeing tour!
Takayama Bus Terminal Tour Information
The sole double decker gondolas in Japan enable all of you, even children and eldery,
to enjoy superb view at more than 2,000m above sea level. Please feel Nature surrounded the Alps mountains.
Adult 6,800 yen～
This is a perfect sightseeing bus tour for travelers who would like to explore and experience
the two most popular tourist attractions in Northern Japan Alps, Kamikochi and Shinhotaka in just one day.
Fees for the Shinhotaka Ropeway and lunch at Alps Kaido Hirayu are included in the tour, and it is such an easy access to Kamikochi.