Land Only Package

Central Japan Stay & Rail-Excursion Package: 2 Nights in Nagoya, 3 Nights in Takayama and Excursion to Kyoto

  • Shinkansen
  • New Tour

per person USD 414

Enjoy this bargain free-plan package including 2 nights in Nagoya and 3 nights in Takayama with various sidetrip travel options to famous sightseeing spots in Central Japan. These discount packages were created specifically to welcome foreign tourists and encourage travel to Central Japan in collaboration with Gifu Prefecture and the Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central).

Day 1: Nagoya

You will check in at Nagoya Marriot Associa Hotel on your own.

*You will receive your finalized itinerary, JR tickets, and train and bus schedule at the Nagoya Marriot Associa Hotel.
*Your JR ticket will become valid your first night of stay.
*To apply for participation in a Japanese culture workshop in Takayama City, please contact the hotel front desk during your stay in Nagoya.

Day 2: Nagoya - Kyoto - Nagoya

Using JR Shinkansen, go on 1-day excursions to the destinations below on your own.
Nagoya Station >> Kyoto Station (Hikari/50min) >> Nagoya Station (Hikari/50min)
Enjoy your free day at your leisure.

Day 3: Nagoya - Takayama

You will check in at Hotel Associa Takayama Resort on your own.

You will leave Nagoya to Takayama.
You will take a Hida limited express train (non-reserved seat) from Nagoya Station to Takayama Station (approx. 160 minutes).

*You may arrange for baggage delivery service to your hotel at the Café Scenery, located in front of Takayama Station.
*Please exchange your voucher at the Takayama Nohi Bus Center for your round-trip bus tickets from Takayama to Shirakawago OR Shin-Hodaka, as well as your 1-Day Takayama Bus Pass.

Day 4: Takayama

Enjoy your free time at your leisure.

You can use roundtrip bus tickets provided. Then you can visit Shirakawago or Shin-Hodaka.
A) Shirakawago: Take the bus from Takayama City to Shirakawago (approx. 60 minutes).
B) Shin-Hodaka: Take the bus from Takayama City to Shin-Hodaka (approx. 100 minutes).

Day 5: Takayama

Enjoy your free time at your leisure.
Takayama city 1 day bus pass can be used. And you can choose one of the following Japanese cultural programs in Takayama.
-Takayama City 1-Day Bus Pass
-Craft Workshop at Hida Takayama Crafts Experience Center (Day 5 or 6)

Day 6: Takayama - Nagoya

You will check out from the Hotel Associa Takayama Resort on your own.

Then you will leave Takayama to Nagoya.
You will take a Hida limited express train (non-reserved seat) from Takayama Station to Nagoya Station (approx. 160 minutes).

Departure Date

Jul.5 - Dec.25: Daily (except Jan.22-27, Apr.10-14,28-May5, Jul.17-19, Aug.5-15, Sep.15-22, Oct.2-12, Nov.20-22)


No meals included.


No guide or assistant service included.

Pick up and Drop off

Not Available.

Minimum Participants Required

1 Person.


Not Available.

Required When Making Reservations

Please mention upon reservation the address, postal code, phone number, and check-in date of place of stay before and after the tour, and the name of the owner if staying at an individual's house.


-The tickets included in this package can only be used for non-reserved seating only and cannot be changed to reserved seat tickets.


-The tickets will be valid for 7 days from the day you check-in at the hotel.  Please use them within this time period.  Unused, expired tickets will not be refunded.


-Customers who wish to take a trip from Takayama to Shirakawa-go or Shin-Hotaka (round-trip bus tickets included) may do so on Day 4.


-Customers who wish to use a 1-day bus pass for Takayama City may do so on Day 5.


-Please reserve the Japanese Culture Workshop in Takayama at the Nagoya Marriott Associa Hotel on Days 1-3.  **Craft Workshop at Hida Takayama Crafts Experience Center: Every day except Thursday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.


-No refunds will be made for any unused tickets or culture workshop.


< Remarks of Tour & Hotel Package >

-Only fees for transportation specifically listed in the remarks section of each tour will be covered. All other transportation fees will be paid for by the participant.

-This is an exclusive tour intended for overseas travelers only. Please note residents of Japan cannot participate.

-No requests can be made for departure/arrival times and seating assignments.

-Please mention upon reservation the address, postal code, phone and the name of the owner if staying at an individual's house.

-Note bullet train tickets will not be reissued or refunded if lost after receipt. In this case the participant will have to repurchase tickets at their own expense.

-Actual bullet train times may vary due to schedule adjustments.

-Please mail the tickets back to us if canceling the tour after receiving tickets for the bullet train.

Please contact JTB Reservation Center for the pickup service to assembly place.
JTB Reservation Center : Tel 1(800) 223-6104, email

Date & Price Tour Start Tour End Departure Adult Child Single Supplement
01/05/2015 12/25/2015 Nagoya $ 414 $ 359 $ 283
Cancellation rates will apply to the tour fare. If notice of cancellation is received on tour starting date, or in case of failure to show without notice、100% of the tour fare. 7 day prior to one day before the tour date, 40%. 8 days or more days prior, no charge Cancellation period is based on Japan local time. Notice must be received during JTB USA office hours. Mon. - Fri., 9:00AM-5:30PM PST Except National Holidays.

Departure Date: *Required
Keyword Search: