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Shinhotaka Snowshoeing Experience provided by Satoyama Experience

Shinhotaka Snowshoeing Experience

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You'll start at
Takayama Nohi Bus Center
5 Chome Hanasatomachi, Takayama, Gifu 506-0026, JapanThe Nohi Bus Center is next to the Takayama Train Station. It's only 2 minutes from the Takayama Train Station to the Nohi Bus Center.
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    Shinhotaka Ropeway
    Stop: 30 minutes -
    You can go up to the deck of view point by cable car
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You'll end at
Takayama Nohi Bus Center
5 Chome Hanasatomachi, Takayama, Gifu 506-0026, JapanThe Nohi Bus Center is next to the Takayama Train Station. It's only 2 minutes from the Takayama Train Station to the Nohi Bus Center.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Takayama Nohi Bus Center, 5 Chome Hanasatomachi, Takayama, Gifu 506-0026, Japan
Duration
3h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Boots (22.5cm-28cm; Please bring own water-proof shoes if your size is smaller than 22.5cm or over 28cm)
  • Outerwear (Rain wears)
  • Snowshoeing
  • Walking poles
  • 1,000 yen meal coupon at the Shinhotaka Ropeway
  • Insurance
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 10 years
  • A maximum of 8 people per booking
  • Please provide all participants' shoe sizes at the time of booking
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Katsy E wrote a review Feb 2020
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The fresh snow and the sunny weather of the day made our snow shoe experience a more fantastic one. The gears that we used are well maintained. Our guide Hisa san is very knowledgable about the place and even provided us with tea and biscuits. This activity with Satoyama
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Date of experience: February 2020
Ni Yada wrote a review Feb 2020
Bangkok, Thailand15 contributions1 helpful vote
Our guide, Marino was so nice and friendly. She gave us lots of help and information. There many stories from natural signage on snow and trees that you can't find in other places. We highly recommend this tour of SATOYAMA EXPERIENCE. They prepared for the gears, that's so
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Date of experience: February 2020
Response from SATOYAMA E, マネージャー at Shinhotaka Snowshoeing Experience
Responded 8 Feb 2020
Dear Ni, Thank you for your lovely comments! I am so happy the tour was be able to be one of your best memories in Japan. Weather is always easy to change on mountains, but it was perfect!! If you have a chance to come Hida, please visit us again. We can give you other special experience! I am waiting for you two. Thanks again. Marino from SATOYAMA EXPERIENCE.
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sjmarsnc wrote a review Feb 2019
Raleigh, North Carolina97 contributions34 helpful votes
So far in Japan we've visited bigger cities but our snowshoeing expedition with Hisa was a chance to see a little farming village where tourists (except for those like us, I guess) rarely go. Hisa was a wonderful guide and the route was not difficult even for those of us on
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Date of experience: February 2019
Response from SATOYAMA_EXPERIENCE, Receptionist at Shinhotaka Snowshoeing Experience
Responded 22 Feb 2019
Thank you so much for having joined our snowshoeing tour and your lovely message! Tanekura is an amazing village where, yes not many tourist visit to. Especially this time of year. So you are really lucky to see the scenery, enjoyed the experience. Believe or not, the snow in Hida is rarely left now. Spring is definitely in the air. Hope we can see you again sometime in the future ... why not visiting Hida in the different season? All the best and take care of yourselves. Thank you.
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Sarah R wrote a review Feb 2019
Byron Bay, Australia5 contributions5 helpful votes
Wonderful first time snow shoeing experience for the family, including a 9 and 11 year old. Our guide, Hisa was wonderful, professional and friendly - thankyou! The gear provided was excellent. We booked through Nohi bus and travelled as a day trip from Takayama, great to see
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Date of experience: January 2019
Response from SATOYAMA_EXPERIENCE, Receptionist at Shinhotaka Snowshoeing Experience
Responded 16 Feb 2019
Thank you so much for having joined our snow shoeing tour, and left this wonderful comments! So glad you and your kids enjoyed the experience. It's really beautiful mountain area there, I always think that it's one of loveliest areas in Japan. Hisa is an amazing guide indeed. He certainly made your experience better than you expected, I believe. Hope we see you and your family again in the future. Until then wishing you all the best. Thank you.
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Emma P wrote a review Jan 2019
41 contributions5 helpful votes
Highly recommend this trip - the team couldn’t have been more helpful in the booking (which I sorted from the UK). It’s a great trip and all the gear from boots to snow suit (shell, not lined) are provided. All sizes too! Miyuke our guide was great, so friendly and
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Response from SATOYAMA_EXPERIENCE, Receptionist at Shinhotaka Snowshoeing Experience
Responded 25 Jan 2019
Thank you so much for your lovely comment. Really glad to know that you had a great time snowshoeing in Japan alps with Miyuki. Hope we can see you again in the future, and till then we wish you all the best! Safe and comfortable journey to Tokyo, then back to UK. Am the one who spoke to you at iCafe at Takayama station. Lovely to have known you.
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The fresh snow and the sunny weather of the day made our snow shoe experience a more fantastic one. The gears that
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