The fusion of modern and 1200 years old history in Chubu San
Staying for 2 nights 3 days ; Mt.Norikura ＆ Kamikochi
The 3 days trekking in Chubu Sangaku National park of mid Japanese Alps brings you from the past to present a historical and cultural experience with breathtaking views.
1st day, Mt. Norikura has been worshipped as a sacred mountain since more than 1200 years, you will see shrines and historic places on the harsh mountain range and gathered faith, as water god in the Nara period, as praying to win wars at Edo period.
2nd day, you will trek Kamikochi, Hotaka mountain range and Yarigatake, which Walter Weston applauded and highly recommended in “Mountaineering and Exploration in the Japanese Alps” written in 1896. The staying is a rare hut with fashionable and modern capsule type. It is famous for the novel “Hyoheki” that is based on the actual accident. The accident had big influence of the safety rules at the time.
This trekking tour is for everyone who wants to add a short trip to the schedule, also suits plans if you are going to the old town Takayama.
※Course time may change due to the weather or meeting time and schedule may change depending on the situation.
※Local English-speaking tour guides in Nagano or a guide-interpreter and tour guide will attend this tour.