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5D4N Route: Nagoya, Nagano, Gifu

Chubu Centrair International Airport Departure

Approx. 50 mins

Nagoya Castle, Kinshachi Yokocho

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

The Tokugawa Art Museum

4 352 610*62

More than ten thousand artifacts are stored in the Tokugawa Art Museum, most of which are Tokugawa Ieyasu's belongings. Many exhibitions and special events are held throughout the year here, so there are plenty of things to see.

1017 Tokugawa-cho, Higashi-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi

Approx. 1 hr 30 mins

Hirugami Onsenkyo Accommodation

313 731 153*56

It is a quiet hot spring resort located among the mountains. It has around 250 years of history but had been hidden for a long time. It was rediscovered during a tunnel investigation in 1973. The spring water is alkaline and promotes beautiful skin. There is also a morning market where fresh vegetables, ice cream, and other local specialties are sold.

Chisato, Achi-mura, Shimoina-gun, Nagano

Tenku no Rakuen (Paradise in the Sky) A Night Tour to the Best Starry Sky in Japan

313 725 226*54

It is a scenic spot where you can gaze the starry sky in fresh air. From there, if you take the ropeway up to the spot at an altitude of 1,400 meters, you can enjoy the starry sky where no lights from the streets can reach.

3731-4 Chisato, Achi-mura, Shimoina-gun, Nagano

Approx. 1 hr 15 mins

Michi-no-Eki (Roadside Station) Narai Kiso no Ohashi

420 773 604*02

Approx. 5 mins

Narai-juku (Lunch included)

420 773 753*52

This area still exudes the atmosphere of the Edo period. Buildings like hotels and inns are used the way they were, and cobblestone paths are also recreated. Visitors may feel that they time-travelled while enjoying their time here.

Narai, Shiojiri-shi, Nagano

Approx. 1 hr

Lake Suwa

75 201 084*32【Okaya Kohan Park Parking Lot】

Lake Suwa is located in the central part of Nagano. Visitors can enjoy activities like taking sightseeing boats and kayaking. Plus, there are several museums for visitors to experience culture and art.

1-25 Kohan, Okaya-shi, Nagano

Approx. 30 mins

Kirigamine Highlands

468 050 552*03

Gently undulating hills of Kirigamine highlands. In addition to overlooking Mt. Fuji, the Alps, and the Yatsugatake mountain range, you can also enjoy seasonal alpine plants such as the Nikkokisuge.

Shiga, Suwa-shi, Nagano

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

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

Sawando Bus Terminal

405 574 332*35

Approx. 15 mins

Around Hirayu Onsen Accommodation

620 681 501*25

The area is dotted with many relaxing and interesting Japanese inns. The spring water here consists of magnesium and calcium, which are effective against neurosis and skin disease, and is therefore also used as a healing onsen.

Okuhida Onsengo Hirayu, Takayama-shi, Gifu

Approx. 50 mins

Takayama Morning Markets・Strolling

191 196 879*36【Miyagawa Asaichi】

There are two morning markets—the Miyagawa Morning Market and the Jinya-mae Morning Market, which are located at northeast side and the southeast side of Takayama Station respectively. Fresh local vegetables, fruits, and pickled vegetables are sold here. The markets are bustling with farmers speaking with each other in the local dialect.

Shimosannomachi, Takayama-shi, Gifu【Miyagawa Asaichi】

Approx. 50 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 Shirakawa-go】

Approx. 1 hr 40 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. 1 hr 10 mins

Toki Premium Outlets

98 305 427*54

Toki Premium Outlets is situated in a location with a fine view and comprises of about 180 shops. Visitors can enjoy shopping in a vast area.
・Tax free available *Varies by store
・Coupons provided for foreign visitors to Japan

1-2, Tokigaoka, Toki-Shi, Gifu

Approx. 1 hr 15 mins

Chubu Centrair International Airport

371 667 591*77

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