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Hi, this is my itinerary, just like to know the best way to travel with or without JR Pass?

11.10 arrival Nagoya
12.10 Nagoya
13.10 Takayama
14.10 Shirakawago
15.10 Alps
16.10 Alps: from Takayama to Fujisen
17.10 Fujisen
18.10 Shinjuku
19.10 Asakusa
20.10 Haneda Int. Airport flight back home


Hello there,

I checked your route for the best option and would advise buying tickets as you go for this way. Travel within the Japanese alps does not add enough in travel cost to a point for the JR Pass would help you make savings.

Have a great trip!


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