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Weekend only! World Heritage Shirakawa-go One-Day Bus Tour

From/to Kanazawa Station / lunch included / accompanied by an English-speaking guide

This is a one-day bus tour to Shirakawago, the closest UNESCO World Heritage Site to Kanazawa, about 1.5 hours by bus from Kanazawa Station. In Shirakawago, after stopping at the observatory by bus, you will have about 1.5 hours of free time to explore the area and have a lunch using plenty of mountain products. In the afternoon, enjoy a hand-baked rice cracker experience at Sasaraya, a popular local rice cracker shop. The bus tour departs from Kanazawa Station at 9:30 a.m., so it is possible to make a day trip from Tokyo, Osaka, or Kyoto by using the Hokuriku Shinkansen or the Thunderbird express. The bus tour ends at 3:40 p.m., so you can enjoy sightseeing and shopping in Kanazawa before returning to Tokyo, Osaka, or Kyoto.



【Tour Schedule】

09:30a.m.

│ Depart from Kanazawa Station

10:45a.m.-11:00a.m.

│ Shirakawa-go The Ogimachi Castle Ruins Observation Deck

11:10a.m.-01:30p.m.

│ Shirakawa-go (Free time and Lunch)

02:15p.m.-02:45p.m.

│ SASARAYA (The hand-baked rice cracker experience)

03:40p.m.

└ Arrive at Kanazawa Station



【Wi-Fi on the bus】

Free Wi-Fi service is available on the bus. However, this service is not available on buses other than the White Ring Bus & Tours Co., Ltd.,


【Qualifying age 】

A client under 18 years of age and traveling alone during the tour period shall provide White Ring with written consent of his/her guardian. Clients under 15 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian, except for certain courses.



【Notes】

* Capacity: 40 people (minimum number of participants: 1)

* A tour guide will accompany the tour.

* Meal: included. Note: the dining venue is subject to change.

* Schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to road conditions, weather, etc.

* The tour may not be able to visit the Ogimachi Castle Ruins Observation Deck due to road conditions. No refunds will be made in this case.

* The hand-baked rice cracker experience will not be available if the venue is closed on a holiday. The holidays are about 5 days a year and are irregular.  In this case, the free walk in Shirakawa-go will be extended by about 30 minutes. No refunds will be made in this case.

* The tour fee includes round-trip transportation, meals, experiences, and consumption tax as specified in the itinerary. The tour fee is subject to change in accordance with changes in consumption tax, etc.

* English speaking staff: Available upon request. If you would like to request English speaking staff, please apply at the time of reservation.

*Operating bus companies: White Ring Bus & Tours Co., Ltd., Fuji-kotsu Co., Ltd., MARUICHI KANKO Co., Ltd., Hakusan Kitasaki Bus



Our staff will support your trip with sincerity.



Covid-19 Infection Control Measures

In accordance with the Covid-19 Infection Prevention Guidelines, we are implementing measures to prevent the spread of infection. Please refer to our website for details.


Information

Organizer
White Ring Co., Bus & Tours
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Price
Adults (over 12) JPY8,500 (tax included)
Children (6-11) JPY7,500 (tax included)
Infants (2-5) JPY5,000 (tax included)
Infants (0-1) free of charge
*Fees for infants are for bus seats only. Meals and experience fees are not included. Children 0-1 years old are free of charge. If a bus seat is required, please apply as an infant (2-5 years old).
Inclusions
The following expenses, which are clearly indicated in the itinerary, are included in the tour fee.
Fares and charges (including tax and service charges) for transportation used, meal charges (including tax and service charges), sightseeing charges (entrance fees)
Date
Saturdays and Sundays
Notes
It runs on Saturdays and Sundays, excluding January 1-3
Time
9:30-15:40
Duration
6 hours
Location
Shirakawa-go
Departure Point
JR Kanazawa Sta. Kanazawa Port Gate (West Gate) Group Bus Parking Area

(Note) Next to the taxi stand. Please make no mistake that the tour does not depart from the Kanazawa Station East Gate.
Ending Point
JR Kanazawa Sta. Kanazawa Port Gate (West Gate) Group Bus Parking Area
By Public Transportation
To get to the meeting place, walk about 1 minute from JR Kanazawa Sta. Kanazawa Port Gate (West Gate).
Capacity
40 people
Minimum Participants
1 person
Reservation
Please apply at least 5 days in advance for preparation. If departure is already scheduled, applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on the day before. Please confirm details by e-mail, etc.
Reservation Period
9:30-17:30
Cancellation
When you cancel your participation in a tour, a cancellation fee shall be charged in accordance with the following rules.
10 days prior to the day of the tour ==> 20% of the tour price
7 days prior to the day of the tour ==> 30% of the tour price
The day before the tour ==> 40% of the tour price
The day of the tour ==> 50% of the tour price
After the tour or absence without notification ==> 100% of the tour price
Website
Tour Conditions

Organizer

Address
De 65-1 Kinameri Hakusan-Shi Ishikawa ZIP code 920-2326
Business Day
Except January 1 - January 3
Business Hours
9:30-17:30
Phone
+81-76-255-5340
Email
info@whitering.co.jp
Website
https://whitering.co.jp/index.html

Map

Bus tour meeting and dismissal points.

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