Gunma & Tochigi Travel: Watarase Keikoku Sighseeing Railway & Takatsudo Gorge in Autumn Colors / From Shinjuku (One Day trip)

Gunma & Tochigi Travel: Watarase Keikoku Sighseeing Railway & Takatsudo Gorge in Autumn Colors / From Shinjuku (One Day trip)

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Day 1

Gunma & Tochigi Travel: Watarase Keikoku Sighseeing Railway & Takatsudo Gorge in Autumn Colors


1. Watarase Keikoku Sighseeing Railway: Enjoy a scenic train ride that runs along the river and appreciate the autumn colours! 

2. Takatsudo Gorge: See both sides of the gorge covered in lovely autumn leaves.

3. Lake Kusaki: View the wonderful contrast between the lake and the autumn foliage. 

4. Hotokuji Temple: a 550 year old temple surrounded by nature. 

5. Izuruhara Benten Pond: Designated as a Prefectural Natural Treasure and considered to be one of Japan’s clearest water sources. 

Best viewing period for autumn leaves
Mid October~Mid November

[Additional information]

What's included Transportation,accommodation, meal(s), admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes. *None of these expenses will be refunded even if the participant does not use them.

What's not included Any expenses not specified in the itinerary (e.g. personal expenses, optional tours.)

What's included in Infant Price (3-5 years old) 
Bus seats and train ride


*The section of the journey on the Watarase Keikoku Sighseeing Railway is subject to change from the one scheduled between Omama station and Kobe station. 

*The order of the itinerary is subject to change. 

*The autumn leaves may not be at their best on your tour day due to unfavorable weather.

*This tour is operated with a mix of Japanese and foreign passengers. 

*The tour conductor will arrive at the meeting place via different departure points to pick up other guests. Although the tour conductor/sightseeing bus could be late to the meeting place due to road conditions, they will eventually arrive, so please wait at the designated meeting point.

*For the smooth operation of the group tour, we are responsible for allocating the seating for the transportation (bus, trains etc.) used during the tour and at facilities where seats are designated.

*We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to circumstances beyond our control (traffic, weather etc.)

*A decision on whether to cancel the tour will be decided by 3pm Japan Standard Time one day before the tour date. We will inform you by e-mail.

*The tour end point may be different from the meeting point. Ask the tour conductor on the day.

*The amended Act on the Protection of Personal Information came into effect on 30 May 2017. Customer information (name, age, gender etc.) may be forwarded to the hotels or necessary entities for the purpose of making tour arrangements. This condition shall be deemed to have been accepted by the customer upon completion of the reservation.


  • Shinjuku (Depart 7:50)
  • Izuruhara Benten Pond (Stroll/20 mins) 
  • Hotokuji Temple (Visit/40 mins) 
  • Takatsudo Gorge (Stroll/50 mins) 
  • Omama station 
  • [Watarase Keikoku Sighseeing Railway/30 mins]
  • Kobe station 
  • Lake Kusaki (Stroll/40 mins) 
  • Shinjuku (Arrive 18:30) 


Departure place  :  Shinjuku(Tokyo Metropolitan Underground Car Park)

Meeting Time  :  07:50 AM

Destination  :  Tochigi

Language  :  English/Chinese

Language Support  :  A tour conductor or staff of your preferred language will accompany the tour from the designated meeting place (at a designated airport in case of a tour with airplanes) and provides the participant with basic information necessary for the tour (such as meeting place and time at each stop etc) in your preferred language. Information on sightseeing in the areas of tour destinations will not be provided. However, brochures in your preferred language will be provided.

Minimum number of participants for operation :  28 Person(s) *When the participants does not reach the number above, the tour will not be operated. If this is the case, those who have made a reservation will be informed of the matter by 14 days prior to the scheduled departure date (by 4 days prior to the departure in case of a Day-tour).

Minimum number of participants for booking :  1 Person(s)

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