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: 33900

[From Kaminoyama Onsen, Yamagata Prefecture] Tohoku DC Special Project, Zao Okama Magic Time Tour

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  • Beginners welcome - First try
  • Pick-up & Drop-off
  • Solo participant
  • Operate rain or shine
  • Possible number of bookings
  • Participating age
    0Age ~ 99 Age
  • Duration
    3~4 hours
Plan description

* ======== * ======== * ======= * ======= * ======= * ======= To Zao Okama before dawn. In the silence, a beautiful burning magic time (sunrise) surrounds you. * ======== * ======== * ======= * ======= * ======= * ======= Depart from the quiet hot spring town. After being swayed by a car for about an hour on a pitch-black mountain road, the destination is Zao Okama. In the still darkness, under the guidance of a guide, we set out for the summit. Soon after, I arrived at Kattamine Shrine at an altitude of about 1600m. Around that time, my eyes finally started to get used to it, and I gradually began to grasp the scenery around me ... The morning sun begins to shine and it is the beginning of a fantastic magic time. Seasonal fun awaits you at Zao Okama, which is also a treasure trove of alpine plants. August 29th (Sun) Prefectural limited DAY / event decision! !! Yamagata citizens can use the "Kenmin staying out campaign-Yamagata summer trip-" campaign. *** Tour Itinerary *** Kaminoyama Onsen ・ ・ ・ AM3: 30 ~ AM4: 00 (Departure time varies depending on the schedule) ↓ Zao Mountain Top Rest House ・ ・ ・ AM4: 30 ~ Arrival at 5:00 AM ↓! Magic time! ★ Watching the sunrise from around Okama and Kattamine Shrine (about 50 minutes) ↓ Odanokami Wetland ★ Walking along the Odanokami Wetland Promenade (wooden path) (about 50 minutes) ↓ Zao Liza World ★ Unkai Appreciation (about 10 minutes) ↓ Kaminoyama Onsen ・ ・ ・ Arrival from 7:40 AM to 8:00 AM * You can board from the accommodation facility.

Early in the morning, from Kaminoyama Onsen to Zao Okama

It is recommended to stay at the inn at Kaminoyama Onsen the day before ♪ You can rest assured that the dark mountain road in the early morning is also a bus tour.

With a guide who loves mountains!

A mountain guide who knows Zao will guide you! See for yourself the real mountains that look completely different from guide maps and websites.

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    Detailed information of this plan

    Required minimum number of participants 10 Person(s)
    Possible number of bookings 1~10
    Operating period 2021/7/25〜2021/9/05
    Assembly time Departs from 3:30 AM to 4:00 AM (Departure time varies because the sunrise time changes depending on the schedule)
    Booking deadline until 14:59 5 days before

    Changing room Toilet
    Shower Parking

    Dress code - Must bring items ・ Trekking shoes or athletic shoes that you are accustomed to wearing ・ Outdoor wear made of waterproof and breathable material, windbreaker, etc. that can be worn as winter clothes ・ Rainwear or raincoat made of waterproof and breathable material If you get drunk, please take measures such as taking anti-sickness medicine.)
    About rental items ・ Trekking shoes (22.5 to 27.0 cm) and rainwear (S, M, L, LL) are all paid rentals. It will be rented at the tourist information center the day before the departure date. However, the number is limited. Please contact us for details.

    Matters require attention ・ Accepted from 1 person. Minimum 10 people.・ It is a tour conductor accompanying plan.・ Reservations accepted up to 5 days before departure. However, if the minimum number of participants is not met one week before departure, the event will be cancelled.・ If the seats are full, we may refuse even before the deadline.・ Sunrise may not be seen depending on the weather.・ Although it is a rainy day, the tour may be canceled in case of bad weather such as when a warning is announced. In that case, we will contact you by 18:00 the day before.・ Okama and Mitanogami Marsh are above 1,500m above sea level and the temperature is lower than in the city, so please take measures against the cold. Light layering is recommended.・ We recommend trekking shoes, but if you do not have them, please wear shoes suitable for exercise that you are accustomed to wearing. (Negative for boots and sandals) * For non-trekking shoes, it is expected that your feet will get wet due to morning dew even on sunny days, so please bring replacement shoes.・ It is not recommended to walk with an umbrella because wind is expected in rainy weather. Please bring your own rainwear.・ Each time of the operation course is a guide, and may change depending on road conditions, weather, and congestion.
    Other notifications ・ We will be with other customers.・ In order to protect the safety and security of all participants, we will give top priority to preventing and ensuring safety of the new coronavirus infection. We would like to ask all participants to cooperate in wearing masks and disinfecting alcohol when participating in the tour.

    Time schedule

    Kaminoyama Onsen

    Kaminoyama Onsen Depart from the quiet hot spring town (3:30 to 4:00 departure * The sunrise time varies depending on the schedule, so the departure and return times will differ)

    Zao Okama

    Zao Okama The color of the sky will gradually change. * Sunrise time varies depending on the schedule.

    Zao Okama

    Zao Okama Asahi appears. It's the beginning of a fantastic magic time. * Sunrise may not be seen depending on the weather.

    Kattamine Shrine

    Kattamine Shrine Kattamine Shrine dyed at sunrise. Benefits include water accident protection, weather prayers, matchmaking, child treasures, and safety prayers.

    Mita no Kami Marsh

    Mita no Kami Marsh Under the guidance of a guide, take a walk through the Odanokami Marsh. You can see alpine plants in each season.

    Zao Liza World

    Zao Liza World Impressive view. The sea of clouds spreads out below you. * It may not be seen depending on the weather conditions.

    Kaminoyama Onsen

    Kaminoyama Onsen After arriving at the ryokan and sweating, it's time for breakfast!

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    Assembly point

    Kaminoyama Onsen ・ ・ ・ Kaminoyama Onsen Station, Kaminoyama Onsen Ryokan (designated inn in Shinyu Onsen Town or Hayama Onsen Town)

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    Authorization issued by Yamagata Prefecture Governor's Registered Travel Business No. 2-290
    Insurance information All Japan Travel Association Travel Compensation System 10 million yen
    License and Qualifications Japan travel agency manager, general travel agency manager, Japan itinerary manager
    Member organizations and associations Regular member of Japan Travel Association
    Number of staff 6

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