Shirakawago Doburoku Festival, Japan (6D5N)

Partake in Japan's Doburoko Festival
Visit UNESCO Heritage Gassho Farmhouses in Shirakawago, Takayama Old Town
Photo-shoot Nagano's Snow Monkeys and Matsumoto Castle.

This photo-trip is led by SGTrekker Photography Tour Leader.

SGD $2,899 /pax based on twin sharing
SGD $3,499 /pax opt for single room

Please email to for registration.

Kindly indicate the following.

- Name (as per passport):
- Gender:
- Contact:
- Camera model:
- Title of photography trip:
- Accommodation opt: Single/Twin sharing

Upon registration, you will be advised on how to make payment directly to our license tour agent for this trip - Singapore Trekker (TA 02060)

  • 4 nights accommodation in comfortable 3 star hotels with ensuite toilets (twin share basis)
  • 1 night accommodation in Gassho Zukuri farmhouse (no single supplement available)
  • Half board meals (breakfast + dinner only)
  • Public transport on Asuka Express train, local Matsumoto and Shirakawago buses
  • All park and viewpoint entrance fees
  • SGTrekker Tour Leader & Photography Guidance
  • International airfare (SIN-NRT-SIN)
  • Visas (if applicable)
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Personal expenses eg. drinks during meals etc.

11 Oct (Fri) - Arrive into Tokyo. Transfer to Shinjuku station by the KEIO line before boarding the express train to Matsumoto. Blue hour shoot of the majestic Matsumoto castle. Overnight in Matsumoto.

12 Oct (Sat) - Today's excursion we will visit the snow monkeys of Jigokudani in Nagano. Return to Matsumoto, overnight in Matsumoto.

13 Oct (Mon) - Transfer by local bus to Takayama. Today's a relaxed day as we experience the Takayama's onsens, the old town and its famous hida beef.

14 Oct (Tue) - Morning transfer to Shirakawago by local bus to photograph the day's festivities. Overnight in Shirakawago.

15 Oct (Wed) - Another day photographing the festivities in this UNESCO Heritage site, the lion dances, the free sake and local costumes, performances and much more! Transfer to Takayama. Overnight in Takayama

16 Oct (Thur) Return to Tokyo for our evening flight back to Singapore.

All International and Domestic flights fares are excluded in the tour fees.

To be advised.

Special note: Please hold the flight ticket purchase until you have received confirmation from tour leader to proceed on.

Singapore Trekker 

TA license no: TA02060

  • Workshop is OPEN to the general public.
  • Tour package is quoted based on a minimum of 10 participants. Should there be a decrease in the group size, a new price will be advised.
  • Tour price is quoted without checking on the availability of hotel rooms and air seats.
  • Tour price is stipulated to change should there be any increase land costs and fluctuation in exchange rates.
  • Registration must be via this website and seats will only be confirmed upon full payment on a first-come-first-served basis. No reservation would be considered.
  • Payment must be made directly to our license tour operator for this trip - Singapore Trekker. TA License: 02060, on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • Payment details will be advised once we have received your online registration.
  • Participants must follow the designated itinerary strictly, during the official programme hours. The detailed itinerary will be sent to you upon confirmation of your participation.
  • Participants must bring their own cameras. As reviews and critiques of the shots can only be carried out in digital format, all participants are encouraged to bring a digital camera.
  • Participants are required to observe the laws and regulations of the host country.
  • Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd. shall not be held responsible for any infringements of the law by any participant attending the workshop.
  • Participants would be required to sign an indemnity form for the workshop.
  • Participants who are below 18 years must get parental / guardian consent to attend the workshop.
  • Should the workshop be cancelled in the event of unexpected circumstances, Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd. will make a refund to all confirmed participants.
    Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd. reserves the right to make any other amendments without prior notice.
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