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(Spring only) 1-Day Tour: Snow Monkeys & Cherry Blossoms in Nagano

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    Stop At: Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park, 6845 Heion, Yamanouchi-machi, Shimotakai-gun 381-0401 Nagano Prefecture

    Snow Monkeys

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Snow Monkey Resorts, 1038-4 Kurita Kitakawara Nagano Station Tourist Information Center, Nagano 380-0921 Nagano Prefecture

    Cherry Blossom experience

    Duration: 3 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Nagano Station, Japan, 〒380-0921 長野県長野市大字栗田59
    Departure Time
    9:35 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Transport fee from Nagano to the Jigokudani Monkey Park and between activities/attractions
    • Snow Monkey Park entrance fee
    • Lunch
    • English-speaking guide
    • Entry/Admission - Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park
    • Bullet train tickets
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Please wear suitable shoes for walking
    • We monitor the blooming of the blossoms a select the possible location to view them for each tour, affecting the end time of each tour which will be between 17:30 to 18:30.
    • If the trees are not in bloom on the day of the tour, you will visit Zenko-ji Temple and the sake brewery store instead. You will be notified of the change three days in advance of your tour
    • In winter, the snow monkeys are often seen in the park’s hot spring bath. However, in spring and autumn months, the monkeys may just play or eat in the water
    • On rare occasions, the monkeys may not come into the park. On these occasions, the park will close and an alternative tour will be provided
    • Infants aged under five years old are free; lunch for infants is not provided
    • Vegetarian option is available; please make a note your dietary requests in the ‘Special Requirements’ field when you book
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Guests are required to follow the Snow Monkey Park rules at all times. Guests are not permitted to touch, hold, feed or bathe with the monkeys at any time. There are no barriers separating the monkeys from visitors to the park. Please ensure you keep a minimum distance of 1 to 2 meters between yourself and the monkeys. Your guide will explain the rules prior to entering the park.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 99 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 4 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 3 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Reviewed 13 April 2019

    A great day, be prepared for a long and tiring day especially if you are travelling from Tokyo to join the trip but we'll well worth every minute. The monkeys are amazing, very entertaining and so cute, the walk up, 1.6km/1 mile is not for...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank carolediesel
    Reviewed 28 April 2018

    I've travelled to Nagano on a bullet train from Tokyo, which on its own was quite an experience. Louki, the agency rep, picked the group up at the station and we go onto a minibus which took us to the Snow Monkey Park first. Whilst...More

    Date of experience: April 2018
    1  Thank hanellee
    Reviewed 25 April 2018

    It was exciting to see how many monkey's there were and watching them enjoy themselves in the hot springs. It was a great hike up to their location. The afternoon lunch was very delicious. Also, cherry blossoms are as pretty as I was expecting them...More

    Date of experience: April 2018
    1  Thank StephanieEngel11
    Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

    This tour was one of the highlights of the trip to Nagano and many the entire trip to Japan. My friend and I found Peter both educational and delightful in his presentation of information and engagement with the tourist. He was particularly good with two...More

    Thank Patty R
    Reviewed 19 April 2018

    My husband and I ended our Japan trip with this tour. It was one of the highlights of our amazing trip! We loved it! Peter our tour guide was fantastic! He is very friendly, informative and knowledgeable. He loves the people and the culture, and...More

    Date of experience: April 2018
    Thank donyvic
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    in Nagano prefecture.
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    • Duration: 9h
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    • Languages Offered: English
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