Short Snowshoe Tour in Kamikochi

A snowshoe tour to Kamikochi’s Taisho Pond and Tashiro Pond.
The trek to the two ponds provides ample entertainment during winter in Kamikochi. Feel the presence of the mountain gods in Kamikochi, a land enveloped in stillness!!

Experience Provider 

Guest House Raicho

Tour Location

Kamikochi’s Nakanoyu bus stop (Kama Tunnel Entrance) – Taisho Pond – Tashiro Pond

Experience Length

3–4 hours


8:00–12:00 (from 9:05 when meeting at Nakanoyu)

Price (with tax)

  • ¥7,800 per person

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Experience Details

Reservation terms

3 Days before the tour

Included in price

Snowshoes, trekking poles, headlamp, gaiters, insurance, consumption tax

Additional Fees

If meeting at the Nakanoyu bus stop, the transportation fee to Nakanoyu

Guide Accompanied Tour



  • English
  • Chinese
  • Japanese


You will need to bring your own ski/rainwear (top and bottoms), gloves, and other cold-weather protective clothing.
(Rentals are available with registration in advance)


Ages 6 and up

Minimum Participants


Where to meet

Guesthouse Raicho, Nakanoyu bus stop, or Sawando Parking Lot


Pick-up and drop-off service available at accommodations within Norikura Highlands


If children in the lower grades of elementary school are present, a private tour will be conducted.
An additional 1,000 will be charged per person.

Accommodation Name

Guesthouse Raicho


We are offering this program in addition to lodging at our facility. Why not try an activity during your reasonably priced stay at our hot-spring-equipped guesthouse?

Area Name

Norikura Kogen



Accommodation Plans

  • Private Room 1 Night No Meals: Starting at ¥5,000
  • Dormitory 1 Night No Meals: Starting at ¥3,500
    (¥150 hot spring tax & ¥300 heating fee charged separately per person per night)

Related Services

¥500 tour discount for our overnight guests.