~ 4 nights accommodation;
~ 4 breakfasts and 4 Dinners;
~ return land transfers as required;
~ national park fees;
~ onsen entrance fees;
~ use of snow shoes; ski equipment and any equipment use during included activities;
~ provision of an English speaking Hiking Guide.
~ non – refundable deposit : 10% of total trip price within 7 days upon booking. Balance payment is required 60 days prior to departure.
~ this trip requires a minimum group size of 6 hikers to depart.
~on day 1 (25 Jan), flight should arrive no later than 0830 hours into Tokyo Narita InternationalAirport and no later than 0930 hours into Tokyo Haneda International Airport. Then take the train from the Airport to Tokyo Main Train Station. Transfer to Yamagata, Oishida Station by Shinkasen (bullet train). The train leaves Tokyo Main Train Station at 1200 hours for Yamagata. Train timing is estimate and may subject to change.
~ on day 5 (29 Jan), take the 1004 hours train from Yamagata, Oishida Station by Shinkasen (bullet train) to Tokyo Main Train Station. Continue your journey to the Airport or extend your stay in Tokyo. Flight should depart no earlier than 1530 hours from Tokyo NaritaInternational airport and 1500 hours from Tokyo Haneda International Airport. Train timing is estimate and may subject to change.
~ Train travel is not included. For affordability, purchase < JR East Tohoku Rail Pass > at SGD 238 per person, estimate. This pass provides 5 days flexible use within any 14 days. Even if you are utilising only 2 days of the rail pass, it is still value for money. For example, a one-way train ticket from Tokyo main train station to Yamagata Oishida station cost SGD 210. You may purchase the pass from Travel Wander. If you require more information on this, do not hesitate to get in touch with us.
~ Because hiking requires certain level of cardio and stamina exertion, it is not suitable for members with chronic and/or acute disease. Please consider your physical condition before booking. Hikers must ensure they are medically and physically able to travel and hike.
~ Our utmost priority is always the safety of the hikers. Therefore inclusion of the itinerary may be altered by the guide due to (not limited to) bad weather, local conditions, accommodation book out, the skill levels of the hikers and/or other unexpected circumstances beyond our control. We reserve the right to make changes necessary and there will be no refund should you decide to discontinue with the trip.
~ There is no refund should you wish not to take part in any of the included experiences as per illustrated in the itinerary.
~ Should you require a visa to enter Japan, it is your responsibility to obtain such document before departure.
~ Travel Wander recommends that all members booked on this trip to purchase comprehensive travel or personal insurance. You may purchase it HERE.
~ If you would like to arrange payment by PayPal, a supplementary fee will be implemented. Please refer to point 12 & 14 of our Terms & Conditions. Click HERE for more details.