Recommended Route Hokuriku-Shinetsu (Nagano shinetsu)
A Pilgrimage to Shinshu in Nagano
Try activities ranging from hikes to cooking workshops on this trip through the Shinshu and Nozawa Onsen areas of Nagano Prefecture. The journey begins with a 90-minute shinkansen ride from Tokyo Station to Nagano Station, followed by an hour long bus ride to Togakushi . This journey takes you down the historical Togakushi Kodo pilgrimage route, then weaves through rich natural scenery and a backdrop of traditional countryside lifestyles. Get active while experiencing Nagano to the fullest in this comprehensive itinerary.
When the route passes through Kosuge, you will have the opportunity to get off your bike and explore the cluster of old houses on foot. The traditional-style houses and rustic scenery retain an authentic feel.
This sporty itinerary in Nagano will engage your body and mind through extensive hikes, pulse-pounding thrills, relaxed rides and authentic craft experiences. Soak in the prefecture’s most exciting activities while surrounded by its verdant nature and clean mountain air. If you crave the great outdoors, embrace your adventurous spirit in Nagano .
The contents of this page are meant as an example to use in creating your travel plans and do not represent a package tour. Lodgings, travel, guides, and all other accommodations must be arranged for by the traveler.