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If train rides are covered by JR pass and my 7 days itinerary

eva_
eva_
about 3 years ago
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Hello to all,

I am thinking of getting JR Pass and before that, can i double check if the following rides are really covered with the pass?

And also, i need advice for my itinerary, whether its realistic to do so, especially for Day 4 and 5, or how i can improve them.

Thanks.

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Day 1
Narita Airport Terminal 2 (arrive around 12 plus) -> Nagano -> Zenkoji Temple

Train ride from Narita Airport to Nagano will be covered by JR pass

Day 2
Nagano -> Jigokudani (Visit Snow Monkey Park) -> old street of Shibu Onsen

Day 3
Nagano St -> Ltd Exp (wide view) Shinano -> Matsumoto -> JR Chuo Line -> Narai -> JR Chuo Line -> Matusmoto Castle

All train rides should be covered by JR pass

Day 4
Matusmoto -> Ltd. Exp (wide view) Shinano -> Nakatsugawa st -> Bus -> Magome -> Bus -> Tsumago -> bus -> Nagiso St. -> Jr Chuo Line -> Nakatsugawa St. -> td. Exp (wide view) Shinano -> Nagoya -> Nabana no sato winter illumination

All the trains should be covered by JR while all the buses to Kiso valley are not be covered by JR Pass

Day 5
Nagoya -> Ltd. Exp (Vide view) Hida -> Takayama -> Bus -> Shirakawago -> Bus -> Kanazawa -> Ltd Exp Thunderbird and Ltd Exp (Wide view) Hida -> Takayama

All the trains should be covered by JR while all the buses to Kiso valley are not be covered by JR Pass

Day 6
Takayama -> Ltd. Exp (Wide View) Hida + Shinkansen -> Koyto

Covered by JR Pass

Day 7
Kyoto -> Miyakoji -> Nara St.

Covered by JR Pass

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Sorry guys, if this is a bit messy to digest and thank you in advance! :D

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Daniel-san
12268 posts
about 3 years ago
Expert button 2

Hello there,

You've done your research well and everything you know is covered by the JR Pass is correct! The only thing you may have missed is Nagano - Jigokudani, which unfortunately is not included.

Day 3&4 also look completely fine.

Hope this helps, there's really not much for me to add, you already did all the research!
-Daniel

eva_
eva_
2 posts
almost 3 years ago

Sorry for my late reply. Was out of town the past few days!

Thank you Daniel-san~!

One last question, do you happen to know how to go Nabana no sato winter illumination? The information i found online are mainly in japanese.

Thank you!!!! :D


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