N-28 Kamikochi Trekking

N-28 Kamikochi Trekking (April – November)

The Mountain Resort, Kamikochi
W. Weston, a British missionary who came to Japan, praised Kamikochi, the Hotaka mountain range in his book “Mountaineering and Exploration in the Japan Alps” in which wrote about his experience.  Until then, climbing mountains had always been thought of as an ascetic pursuit, suited to priests and monks,  or  for life such as hunting. His achievements, that made the mountain climbing widely known as “leisure” and made Kamikochi famous, are still widely praised as “the father of modern Japanese mountain climbing”.

Today, 1.2 million people visit Kamikochi every year.

Kamikochi is a precious treasure of Japan that has been given two titles, “Special Place of Scenic” and “Special Natural Monument” because of its beautiful scenery.
Currently, only two locations in Japan, Kurobe Gorge and Kamikochi, are certified. (as of 2019)

Kamikochi is also the starting point for full-scale mountaineering such as Mt. Hotaka and Mt. Yari, but this tour only walks on flat areas so that even beginners can enjoy trekking.

/// FIT package

We can arrange this tour for individual, family, or the small group, following to your designated date, from April to November.

/// Itinerary

9:00 Meet at JR Matsumoto station, then guide takes you to Kamikochi  by bus.

11:00 Arrive Taisho-ike ( pond) at Kamikochi, then start trekking

  •  Taisho pond
  • Tashiro pond
  • Weston memorial plaque
  • Kappa bridge
  • Myojin bridge
  • Inner shrine of Hotaka Shrine
  • Myojin pond

You can take lunch at the local diner restaurant around this area.

16:00 Take a bus to Matsumoto station.

18:00 Arrive at Matsumoto station, then finish the tour.


/// Price

of Guests
 1 2  3 4-5  6 or more
(Max 8)
/ person
 88,000  48,000  35,000 29,000  32,000

Price Include:

  • Bus from / to Matsumoto st. – Kamikochi
  • English (or other languages) speaking guide
    (English, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, Russian, Thai)
  • Commission for arrangements
  • Commission for settlements by credit card
  • Consumption tax

Price Exclude:

  • Transportation costs to the meeting place / ending place
  • Accommodation costs
  • Food and beverage fee for customers and guide
  • Souvenir fee / personal expenses
  • Expenses for services not described in the itinerary

Regarding these standard courses, we can arrange the plan upon your request by adding / deleting destinations, and combining other courses before and after, making reservations of accommodation, transportation, restaurants, or event tickets, etc. Please contact us by all means.

Please see here for the arrangement fee.

ex.1 Arrangement for accommodation
Room charge 10,000yen(1night 1person) + Commission 1,650yen(incl. c-tax)=Total 11,650yen 

ex.2 Arrangement for additional transportation
Super express train 20,000yen(1person) + Commission 3,300yen(incl. c-tax)=Total 23,300yen 

/// Suggestion of Additional Trip from Matsumoto city

N-29 Narai-juku & Old post town in Kiso-ji

N-32 Castle town tour in Matsumoto

N-30 Zenkoji temple & Winter Fireworks (November)

Utsukushigahara Highland
From the plateau at an altitude of 2000 meters, you can enjoy a 360-degree panorama overlooking the Northern Alps, the Southern Alps Mountain Range, and Mt. Fuji.
In particular, the natural landscape where you can see the seasonal changes of the Northern Alps far above the clouds is as spectacular as the “Observatory of the Alps”.

Note: Except only limited summer season, you can’t go by public transport. If you wish to visit, please contact us at any time.


/// Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy for this course;

Days to Departure Cancellation Charge
More than 31 days 10,000JPY
30-15 days 50% of trip price, Min 10,000JPY
14-8 days 70% of trip price, Min 10,000JPY
7 days or Less, No Show 100% of trip price

Please refer to “Price, Terms and Conditions” for other detailed regulations.

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/// Payment

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After your booking, we will send you an invoice, then after your payment by credit card, the booking would be completed.


/// Contact

If you have any questions or offer to book, please send an email. We welcome even little questions! Don’t hesitate, and see you in Japan!!

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