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Journey on the SL Taiju

Partners Information: Fancy taking a ride on a steam locomotive? You can on the SL Taiju, which operates in the Nikko/Kinugawa Onsen area. Tobu Railway stopped…...
December 27, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation

Access from Chubu Airport to Takayama

Partners information: 1. Budget-friendly ticket Covers the train ride on the Meitetsu Line from Centrair to Meitetsu Gifu Station and the bus from Meitetsu Gifu…...
December 13, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation

Is Japan expensive?

How far does the Aussie dollar go in Japan? Further than you might think. This is a basic guide to how much things cost in…...
November 14, 2019 | Accommodation | Cuisine | Driving | Transportation

Tokaido Shinkansen Bullet Train Discount Ticket

Partners Information: The Tokaido Shinkansen is the main bullet train line that shuttles people between Tokyo, Nagoya and Kyoto/Shin-Osaka. They run at speeds of 285km and…...
September 30, 2019 | Latest News | Special Offers | Transportation

Tohoku Highway Bus Ticket

Partners Information: The Tohoku Highway Bus Ticket provides unlimited travel on selected highway bus and local bus services across 6 prefectures including, Aomori, Akita, Iwate, Yamagata, Miyagi,…...
September 4, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation

FLEX Round Trip Shinkansen Ticket from Tokyo

Partners Information: The FLEX Rail-ticket includes a JR Shinkansen (bullet train) round-trip ticket from Tokyo to Kyoto or Mt Fuji and an experience coupon! The package…...
May 21, 2019 | Special Offers | Transportation

JR Takayama-Hokuriku Area Tourist Pass expanded

Partners Information: The JR Takayama-Hokuriku Area Tourist Pass is a pass that allows you to travel from Osaka/Nagoya to visit the World Heritage sites of Shirakawago…...
April 8, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation | Travel Passes

JR West Online Train Reservations Start

Partners Information: In January, we shared the news of the JR West Online Train Reservation System launching. We are pleased to share further details of…...
March 8, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation

JR Alpine-Takayama-Matsumoto Area Tourist Pass 2019

Partners Information: Essential for enjoying the spectacular views of Tateyama Kurobe of the Japanese Alps, the JR Alpine-Takayama-Matsumoto Area Tourist Pass is on sale again…...
February 27, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation

JR West Online Train Reservations to launch

Partners Information: West Japan Railway Company (JR West) will launch a service allowing overseas tourists to purchase JR Tickets online before their arrival, including tickets…...
January 8, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation

ANA to begin direct flights between Tokyo and Perth

Partners Information: All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan’s largest and 5-star airline for six consecutive years will begin offering direct daily services between Tokyo and Perth,…...
January 8, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation

Shoryudo 3-day Bus Pass relaunched

Partners Information: The 3-day Shoryudo Bus Pass (Matsumoto, Magome, Komagane Course) has been relaunched. The ticket gives the user unlimited travel on highway buses and…...
October 25, 2018 | Latest News | Special Offers | Transportation