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Hokuriko pass & itinerary check

jcxoxo
jcxoxo
almost 2 years ago
3 responses

Hi,

I'm planning to buy Hokuriku pass as I plan to visit following places:
Nagoya (i arrived in this city), Gero onsen, Takayama, Shirakawago, Okuhida, Shirahone and Matsumoto.

What sequence do you recommend, in order to maximise the 5 day pass?

Does the Hokuriku pass cover bus from Takayama to Matsumoto?

Thanks!

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Daniel-san
12232 posts
almost 2 years ago
Expert button 2

Hi there,

Travel to Matsumoto is not included in the Hokuriku Area Pass. The nationwide JR Pass does cover travel to Matsumoto.

As for a route. You could do Nagoya - Takayama - Shirakawago/Okuhida - Gero Onsen and then Matsumoto.

Hope this helps,
Daniel

jcxoxo
jcxoxo
3 posts
almost 2 years ago

Thank you Daniel-san. How about if i also plan to go Kanazawa, then what route/ sequence do you suggest?

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Daniel-san
12232 posts
almost 2 years ago
Expert button 2

If you plan to go to Kanazawa, add it after Shirakawa-go. That would make for the easiest route.

jcxoxo
jcxoxo
3 posts
almost 2 years ago

May i know how many days do you recommend for kanazawa and takayama. Thanks again.

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Daniel-san
12232 posts
almost 2 years ago
Expert button 2

Takayama is nice to visit for 1 day, as it is quite small and everything can be seen in a single day.

Kanazawa is a bigger city and I would suggest 2-3 days.


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