No more tours available during 22nd Dec 2019 - 5 Jan 2020

We have no more cars for the period 22nd Dec 2019 - 5 Jan 2020. So we do not conduct more tours during this period. Sorry for your inconvenience.

Contact us at least 2 weeks before your tour

Please contact us at least 2 weeks before the scheduled date of your tour. Otherwise, it is not possible to make necessary arrangement for your tour. If you plan a trip to Japan in high seasons (December-January, late March-early April, late April-early May), please contact us at least ONE MONTH before, or preferably TWO MONTHS before the tour date. The number of cars and drivers is very limited.

Year end and new year

Please note that during year-end and new-year holiday period (28 Dec - 5 Jan), high season price are to be applied. Typically, 10,000-15,000 yen per a car will be added to ordinary prices. Please also note that availability of cars and guides is alredy limited during this period.

Shirakawago light-up event 2020

On the days of Shirakawago light-up events, only registered cars are allowed to have access to the area on the days of events. So we are not going to offer private light-up tours in 2020 . Some group tours are available from Nagoya and Takayama (see here).

From Takayama to Kisoji (Nakasendo Tsumago and Magome)

If you have a free day in Takayama, you can visit Kisoji, Tsumago and Magome of Nakasendo in Kiso Valley. It will be a one-day tour from Takayama.


Typical itinerary

9;00 am depart from Takayama
11:30 arrive at Magome, tour of Magome and lunch
13:00 depart from Magome
13:30 arrive at Ttumago and tour
15:00 depart from Tsumago
17:30 arrive at Takayama


7 or 10 seater van with English-speaking driver for above itinerary will be 107,000 yen. This includes a van, driver, parking fees and 8% tax. Meals and entrance fees are not included.

The price for a guided tour with above itinerary will be 137,000 yen.

Contact us from here

Takayama and Shirakawa-go Private Tours