The story of water and ice as told by the Yuki-no-Otani

This is a guided tour to the highlight of Tateyama tourism in the spring, Yuki-no-Otani, on a direct bus that departs and arrives from Toyama Station. We will head for Yuki-no-Otani from Toyama, a city which sits at 0m above sea level, through the Tateyama Mountain Range which sits at 3,000m above sea level to trace the magnificent story of water.

Natural Environment
History Culture
Disaster Prevention
Participant Type
Solo Traveler
Small Group
Female Group

Tour Overview

Tour Date April 29th, 30th May 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 25th, 26th, 27th
**Groups over 10 people may also take the same tour on dates other than those above during the period when chartered buses can pass and the Yuki-no-Otani walks are held (April 29th - June 23th).
Number of people Minimum: 10 people / Maximum: 25 people
Departure Time Schedule Morning
Guide Kenichi Otsuka
Required Time One Day
Guide Fee (pay to the guide) Adults: ¥16,000, Children (Elementary school): ¥10,000, Young children (3 years and over): ¥8,000
Included in Fee Chartered bus fare, Tateyama toll road fees, lunch (exc. young children), guide fee, consumption tax
What to Bring Thermals, etc.
Other Please click on the link below to see more details on the tour webpage.


9:00 AM

North Exit, Toyama Station

9:05 AM

Excel Hotel Tokyu


ANA Crown Plaza Hotel

9:20-9:35 AM

① Itachi River waterfront and spring water [Heisei Top 100 Spring Waters in Japan]

10:40-11:20 AM

② Tateyama Caldera Sabo Museum [Talking about snow walls]

12:20-1:20 PM

③ Midagahara Snowfield [Lunchtime]

1:40-3:20 PM

④ Murodo Terminal [Yuki-no-Otani walk]

5:30 PM

Hotel within the city / North Exit, Toyama Station

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