30 Aug - 4 Sep 2018

Grade: Intermediate / Not technical

Getting There

 

 

 

 

Hakuba Valley

The trail

 

 

 

 

Azumino

Cycling @ Azumino

Wasabi Farm

Matsumoto Castle

Toji Soba

  • Mt.GoRyu-dake (Five Dragons), 2,814 m
  • Group size. 6 -15 persons.
  • Climbing Level: Intermediate level trek. Medium Hard, 8hrs walk /day maximum
  • Skills level: Non technical
  • Remarks: Intermediate grade trekking under 3000m high. Good challenge for beginners to mid-level trekkers.
  • Summer Climbing season: July – September
  • Highest point: 2814m (Mt. GoRyu-dake)
  • Trek start/ end: Start JR Hakuba Station 11:30am/ End JR Hakuba Station 14:30 aprox
  • Overnight during trek: Mountain lodge, Refuge hut, (no single rooms available)
  • Guide: Authorised mountain guide who is Japanese & English Speaking

Note:

  • No private porter or guide available
  • If our guides find you are not prepared enough for this program, the guide may ask you to climb down alone to the hut or trailhead for safety reason.

Itinerary subject to changes (Customisation is welcome)

 

 

 

Day 1Tokyo Airport – Hakuba
By JR East (3.5~5hrs)
 Stay Pension Ciel or similar
Day 2Hakuba – Hapoike- Sanso Lodge (Breakfast,-,Dinner)
1130 Meet guide at JR Hakuba station. Local bus or taxi & chair-lift to mountain hut.
 Stay Hapoike- Sanso Lodge.
 Day 3Trekking: Hapoike- Sanso Lodge – Mt.Karamatsu (Breakfast,-, Dinner)
Hapoike-Santo Lodge / Hapo-One Ridge / Mt.Karamatsu / GoRyu-Sanso Lodge
Trek: 8hrs
Stay GoRyu-Sanso Lodge
 Day 4 Trekking: GoRyu-Sanso Lodge – Mt.GoRyu  – Hakuba (Breakfast,-, -)
 GoRyu-Sanso Lodge / Mt.GoRyu (5 Dragons Peak) / Alps plateau.
 Trek: 5.5 hrs
From Alps plateau, chair lift & local bus/taxi to JR Hakuba station (arrive around 2.30pm)
Stay: Pension Ciel or similar
Day 5Hakuba –  Azumino/ Matsumoto (Breakfast,-,-)
JR Train: Hakuba – Hotaka
Rec: Azumino Cycling to Wasabi Farm (own cost)
Rec: JR Train to Matsumoto for visit to Matsumoto Castle (own cost)
Stay: Hotel
 Day 6 Azumino/ Matsumoto – Tokyo Airport (Breakfast,-,-)
JR Train to Tokyo Airport (3~4 hrs)

6 Days Mt.GoRyu-dake (Five Dragons, 2184m)

Tour Code: JP-MGR06
LAND Price Per Person in SGD: $ 1498
Price subject to change
Min size: 6
Date: 30 Aug – 04 Sep 2018

Price includes

  • 2 Nights Accommodation in mountain lodge/ hut with breakfast & dinner
  • 2 Nights Hakuba Pension Ciel Standard Twin Room with breakfast or similar/li>
  • 1 Night Azumino/ Matsumoto 3-star hotel single room with breakfast
  • English/ Japanese speaking guide during trek
  • Common equipment such as rope, etc prepared by the guide
  • Chairlift, local bus/taxi on Day 2 & 4 as per itinerary
  • Japan East Rail Pass Flexi 5-Day Nagano Niigata
  • Detailed Briefing Guide

Price excludes

  • Airfare + taxes
  • All other train services not usable by JR Pass
  • Local train & bus not mentioned
  • Other transport not mentioned
  • All other meals not mentioned
  • All entrance fees + optional tour
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal gears such as gaiter, warm gears, sleeping bag etc.