Recommend Drive Course

Chubu Centrair International Airport IN OUT

6D5N Route: Nagoya, Kanazawa, Toyama, Gifu

Chubu Centrair International Airport Departure

Approx. 35 mins

SCMAGLEV and Railway Park

152 477 463*74

This place displays the rolling stocks from the old steam locomotive to the newest Maglev, mostly from Tokaido Shinkansen. Visitors can see the real and spectacular rolling stocks very closely.

3-2-2 Kinjofuto, Minato-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi

Approx. 30 mins

Nagoya Castle, Kinshachi Yokocho (Lunch included)

4 348 699*01【Nagoya Castle】

The main tower keep's Kinshachi, Golden Tiger-Fish Roof Ornaments, is famous and it is the symbol of Aichi. Despite functioning as a fortress, it has a luxurious interior, which is a must-see. Next to Nagoya Castle, there is Kinshachi Yokocho. You can enjoy delicious foods in a castle town atmosphere there.

1-1 Honmaru, Naka-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi【Nagoya Castle】
To prevent the spread of COVID-19, there are restrictions on the entry into Honmaru Palace. Please check the homepage for more information in advance.

Approx. 15 mins

Monet's Pond

289 518 779*88

The pond gets its high transparency from the spring water, forming a sight like Monet's Water Lilies. A beautiful spot where elegant carps swim.

Itadori Shiratani, Seki-shi, Gifu

Approx. 30 mins

Around Gujo Hachiman Accommodation

289 864 571*08【Gujo Hachiman Station】

We recommend cormorant fishing and Gujo Odori at night

Approx. 5 mins

Strolling in Yanaka Mizu no Komichi and Gujo

289 895 396*34

There are stone paved path and flowing water along its side and rustling willows. It is a very interesting spot.

Shinmachi, Hachiman-cho, Gujo-shi, Gifu

Approx. 2 hrs

Omicho Ichiba Market (Lunch included)

41 559 155*02

The well-loved market has been known as the "Kanazawa citizens' kitchen" for around 300 years. Fresh seafood, vegetables, fruits, and specialties can be bought here.

50 Kamiomi-cho, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa

Approx. 5 mins

Kenrokuen Garden

41 499 863*77

One of the Three Great Gardens of Japan - a title given for the highest rating of gardens. The "Yukitsuri" over the Karasaki Pines is a famous winter tradition at Kenrokuen.

1-1 Marunouchi, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa

Approx. 10 mins

Higashi Chaya District

41 560 281*44

The traditional Japanese atmosphere is all over this place. It is a photogenic spot where you can take a lot of pictures. We recommend you to rent a kimono and walk around. It has been designated as one of the Important Preservation Districts for Groups of Traditional Buildings for its historical value.

Higashiyama, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa

Approx. 10 mins

Around Kanazawa Station Accommodation

41 558 874*24【Kanazawa Station】

Approx. 1 hr 30 mins

Tateyama Station (Return rental car here)

678 893 564*37

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Approx. 10 mins (cable car)


678 895 613*08

Approx. 50 mins (Tateyama Kogen Bus)

Murodo (Lunch included)

889 251 835*67【Murodo Station】

It is at an elevation of 2,450 meters and is the top of the Alpine Route. The natural environment is very wide, people can enjoy trekking here. The Snow Wall that can reach up to a height of 20 meters in spring is very famous.

Ashikuraji, Tateyama-machi, Nakaniikawa-gun, Toyama【Murodo Station】

Approx. 20 mins (on foot)

Mikurigaike Pond

889 282 241*21

It has been called the most beautiful volcanic lake in the Northern Alps. The reflection onto the lake of the scenery of mountains that changes every season is really spectacular sight.

11 Kokuyurin, Bunazakagai, Ashikuraji, Tateyama-machi, Nakaniikawa-gun, Toyama

Approx. 10 mins (trolley bus)


256 878 130*41

From the ropeway cable car at an elevation of 2,316 meters, you can see the view of Tateyama Mountains and Lake Kurobe. Nothing will block your sight so you can enjoy the wonderful panoramic view.

Daikanbo, Ashikuraji, Tateyama-machi, Nakaniikawa-gun, Toyama

Approx. 10 mins (cable car)

Kurobedaira Station

691 513 611*62

Approx. 15 mins (on foot)

Kurobe Dam

691 514 552*21【Lake Kurobe】

A huge dam that is built at an elevation of 1,470 meters. More than 10 tons of water shoot out of the dam every second. From the observatory, you can enjoy the view of the Kurobe Dam and Tateyama Mountains.

Ashikuraji, Tateyama-machi, Nakaniikawa-gun, Toyama

Approx. 15 mins(bus)

Ogizawa Station (Pick up rental car)

691 491 625*73

Approx. 15 mins

Around Omachi Onsenkyo Accommodation

691 412 193*08

Approx. 1 hr

Matsumoto Castle

75 851 229*28

Matsumoto Castle's tenshu (keep) is the oldest five-layered, six-story tenshu in Japan. A tower for moon-viewing, Tsukimi Yagura, is integrated with the castle for people to gracefully enjoy moon-viewing. The roof of the tenshu pitches sharply so that snow does not pile up. It also has other special structures that are only seen in extremely cold regions. Visitors can enjoy the scenery of the four seasons in Japan with the Japanese Alps in the background.

4-1, Marunouchi, Matsumoto-shi, Nagano

Approx. 1 hr

Sawando Bus Terminal

405 574 332*35

Approx. 30 mins (bus)

Strolling in Kamikochi Accommodation

405 871 168*31【Kamikochi Information Center】

From Kappa Bridge, beautiful and clear Taisho Pond to fantastic Tashiro Marsh, there are many spots where you can enjoy nature. There are also several accommodation facilities for travelers to heal after walking.

4468 Azumi, Matsumoto-shi, Nagano【Kamikochi Information Center】

Approx. 30 mins (bus)

Sawando Bus Terminal

405 574 332*35

Approx. 1 hr 15 mins

Takayama (Lunch included)

191 195 495*13【Takayama Station】

You can have fun travelling around historic temples, sites and museum. There are many restaurants that match the atmosphere of this beautiful old town and offer meals with Hida beef.

1-22-2 Showa-machi, Takayama-shi, Gifu【Takayama Station】

Approx. 1 hr 10 mins


549 019 483*22

Praised for the view of houses shaped like folded hands, the area was designated as an Important Preservation District for Traditional Buildings, and as a World Heritage Site in 1995.

1086 Ogimachi, Shirakawa-mura, Ono-gun, Gifu

Approx. 15 mins

Around Shirakawa Village Accommodation

549 108 106*12【Michi-no-Eki (Roadside Station) Shirakawa-go】

Approx. 3 hr (Rest included)

Chubu Centrair International Airport

371 667 591*77

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