Private Taxi Tour : Course No.W-1
The Jyuhyo (The Ice Monster) sightseeing tour
Sightseeing ice monsters is the highlight of tourism in winter.
You can go through among ice monsters around summit station of Hakkoda Ropeway.
Where to go
You can take a walk among the ice monsters around summit station.
Jyuhyo(Ice Monster) is pine tree of endemic species in the mountain that is covered with frost.
Free time at the site is about 1.5 – 2 hours including traveling time by the ropeway.
In the summit station, there’s a restaurant, shop and toilet.
You can also borrow rubber boots for free in the station.
Since the temperature around the summit is about -10 – -15℃, Please note that you prepare knit cap, glove, winter shoes, down jacket and so on.
The above route is the case from Shin Aomori station to Hirosaki station.
|Tour period||Late December ～ Early March
* Reservation deadline : 2 day before
Tour period might vary depending on weather condition.
|Meeting location||Taxi driver will wait for you with your name-board in the reception area of your hotel.|
|Pick Up Service||The tour will start from your hotel in city center of Hirosaki. Without an additional charge, departure place and the destination are changeable to JR Shin Aomori station or Aomori airport.|
|Required time||Approx. 4 hours
* We can accommodate the time to suit your schedule. Please let us know your preferred time.
* Schedule might be changed due to traffic, weather or other conditions.
|Number of participants||Minimum 1, maximum of 4 in one taxi.
If the numbers of your group is 5 or more, We will arrange for Jumbo Taxi or Commuter (Up to 12).
|Program fee||JPY 21,600 per vehicle up to 4 passengers
* Additional charge : JPY 4,800 per vehicle (for extra hour)
JPY 32,400 per vehicle up to 9 passengers
* Additional charge : JPY 7,200 per vehicle (for extra hour)
|Included in this fee||Transportation / Insurance / Tax|
|Not included in fee||Lunch / Personal expense / An English-speaking guide or attendant / A mountain guide / Ropeway fee|
|Payment||Advance Payment by credit card.
Advance Payment by overseas bank transfer.
(Japanese yen only. Please pay the additional bank transfer fee.)
Payment on the day by credit card or cash
|Important notices||The taxi driver is not an English-speaking tour guide.
The program might be cancelled due to weather condition etc.
|Cancellation Policy|| Cancellations made by customers will be subject to the following penalty fees:
* 1day before the tour: 20% of the tour fee
* No show on the day: 100% of the tour fee