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"GoTo! NIGHT TRIP to the Snow Monsters " Departing From Kaminoyama Onsen, Yamagata Prefecture
Enjoy a winter nightime light-up! Welcome to a former castle town now famous for hot springs, fruits, and wine! From here you can easily join a nighttime tour to see the legendary “Snow Monsters” of Yamagata while also taking advantage of GoTo Travel Campaign discounts!
December 2022 - February 2023
Number of Participants
16:30 Check-in at Kaminoyama Onsen Tourist Information Center
16:45 Tour departure
17:25 Arrive at Zao Ropeway--Zao Sanroku Sation
(Take the ropeway to the summit. Enjoy viewing of the “Snow Monsters” along the way and on the mountain top for about 15-20 minutes).
18:25 Depart Zao Ropeway
19:00-19:20 Arrive back at Kaminoyama Onsen and be dropped off at various hotels
* Note the size of “Snow Monsters” depends on the year and season.
The magical scene of “Snow Monsters” is even better when illuminated at night!
|Experience Program Name||"GoTo! NIGHT TRIP to the Snow Monsters " Departing From Kaminoyama Onsen, Yamagata Prefecture|
|Activity Location||Kaminoyama Onsen Tourist Information Center|
|Time Required||3 hours|
|Operation Period||December 2022 - February 2023|
|Minimum number of participants||2people|
|Maximum number of participants||30people|
|Reservation Deadline||2 days before by 15:00|
|About suspension of the activity||The event will be canceled when Zao Ropeway is not operating due to closed days or bad weather.|
|Important notes regarding participation||・ Please dress and prepare adequately for the cold, snowy weather.|
・ Transportation will be shared. Depending on the number of participants, either a jumbo taxi, a small taxi, or a bus will be used.
・ We will take preventive measures against infectious diseases such as limiting the number of participants, ventilation, disinfection, and checking body temperatures of staff and participants.
・ The day’s operation schedule may change depending on road conditions, weather, and traffic or crowd congestion.
・ Depending on the weather conditions, you may not be able to see the unique frost on trees.
|What is included in the price||Jumbo taxi fare, roundtrip ropeway fare|
|Method of Payment||Cash, credit cards are accepted.|
|About cancellations and changes||In case of cancellation, a cancellation fee will be charged based on the travel price.|
|Cancellation Policy||10-8 days before: 20％|
7-2 days before: 30％
Day before: 40％
Day of: 50％
No-show/ No-contact: 100％
|Meeting Spot||1-2-1 Yarai, Kaminoyama City, Yamagata 999-3134, Japan|
|Access||1-minute walk from JR Kaminoyama Onsen Station|
|About Guides and Tours||A tour conductor will not accompany you.|
|About multi-lingual support||Japanese|
|Company / Organization||Kaminoyama City Tourism and Products Association|
Kaminoyama City Tourism and Products Association
"Kaminoyama Onsen" is proud to have a history of more than 560 years. Centuries ago this hot spring resort was once a lively castle town around Kaminoyama Castle and a post town of the Ushu Kaido highway. The town still has an historical a…
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