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Snow Monkeys Extension

  • Duration
    4 days
  • Tour Type
    Short Stay
  • Tour Style
    Classic
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This extension seeks to immerse you in the scenic beauty of the Japanese Alps. Meet the famous Japanese Macaques, stay in a traditional Japanese Ryokan and relax in a beautiful hot spring bath.

  • Physical Rating 1Learn More
    X A reasonable level of fitness is required but it's more about spending time on your feet rather than covering large distances. You'll be getting on and off coaches and boats, walking around the sights and climbing some steps. Download the detailed tour dossier for details of your chosen tour. Learn More
    Walking, some steps and time on your feet
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Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Arrive Tokyo

    Day 1: Arrive Tokyo

    Arrive in Tokyo, the capital of Japan where you will meet your guide and transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure.

  • Day 2

    Yudanaka Onsen

    Day 2: Yudanaka Onsen

    Travel to Nagano and explore the historic Zenkoji Temple, founded 1,400 years ago the temple is home to what many believe to be the first Buddhist statue to be brought to Japan. This afternoon, continue to Yudanaka Onsen and admire the stunning mountain scenery before checking into a traditional Japanese Inn for your overnight stay. (B,D)

  • Day 3

    Yudanaka Onsen

    Day 3: Yudanaka Onsen

    Begin you full day tour of Yudanaka Onsen with a visit to Jigokudani Yaen Koen to meet the famous Japanese Macaques, also known as Snow Monkeys. Accustomed to humans, the monkeys almost completely ignore their human guests and can therefore be observed from very close. This afternoon explore the quaint old town of Obuse and admire the works of the famous Japanese wood block print artist, Hokusai. (B,D)

  • Day 4

    Return to Tokyo

    Day 4: Return to Tokyo

    Make your way back to Tokyo and enjoy your final day at leisure. (B)

City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
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  • 5°c
  • 65mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Tokyo
  • 6°c
  • 58mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Tokyo
  • 9°c
  • 77mm
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  • Tokyo
  • 14°c
  • 118mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Tokyo
  • 18°c
  • 145mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Tokyo
  • 22°c
  • 135mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Tokyo
  • 26°c
  • 81mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Tokyo
  • 27°c
  • 113mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Tokyo
  • 23°c
  • 131mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Tokyo
  • 18°c
  • 132mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Tokyo
  • 12°c
  • 128mm
City Average Temperate Monthly Rainfall
  • Tokyo
  • 8°c
  • 109mm
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Places Visited: Tokyo (1N) - Yudanaka Onsen (2N) - Tokyo

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