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White water rafting tour

When the mountain snow starts melting here in spring, the water level in the mighty Tone River rises, and the fun begins. The rapids in Minakami are some of the best in Japan with the main section of over 10kms of grade 4 whitewater. Don't worry if its your first time, our experienced bilingual  guides from around the world will make sure you have an awesome day on the river!


Price 9,500 JPY

Includes Photos and Video 
Duration:3-4 hours 
Tour time 9:15 13:15
Season April 23-June
Conditions Age 13 yrs or older

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Lunch Pack

Half day Rafting+ lunch

Price 11,000 JPY
Duration:4-5 hours
Tour time: 9:15 13:15
Season April-June
Conditions Age 13 yrs or older

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Rafting tour and barbecue in Minakami

BBQ PACK

Half day Rafting + Barbecue

Price From 11,500 JPY
Three types of BBQ plan.
Duration:5-6 hours
Tour time: 9:15 13:15
Season July-October
Conditions Age 13 yrs or older

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Canyons alpine lodge

Accommodation PACK

Half day Rafting+Lodge+Barbecue(Standard plan)+Breakfast

Price from14,000 JPY
Barbecue plan can be upgrade. 
Tour time: 9:15 13:15
Season April-June
Conditions Age 13 yrs or older

Three types of BBQ plan

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Detailed Info

Meeting Place

Canyons Minakami Base 
45 Yubiso Minakami-machi Tone-gun Gunma JAPAN
〒379-1727

0278-72-2811 
(9:00-17:00)

Shuttle servis
*Booking required
[September - October]
  • ShinkansenJR Jomokogen station  8:00/12:15  
  • Conventional lines Minakami Station  8:20/8:50/12:35
[August]
  • Shinkansen JR Jomokogen station  8:00/11:15/12:15 
  • Conventional lines Minakami Station  8:20/8:50/11:35/12:35
Also we can pick-up from each accommodation in Minakami town.
Parking Free parking
Changing Room Womens / Mens
Shower Womens / Mens
Personal Effects Swimwear and towels If you wear glasses, please bring a strap (also available at Canyons)
If you use contact lenses, you may wish to bring goggles. 
We recommend wearing contact lenses rather than glasses.
Rental The tour fee includes all the gear you will need

Cancellation

Cancellation

■Cancellations made by customers (Includes decreasing of booked numbers) 15 - 7 days before: 20% 6-2 days before: 30% day before:50% on the day:100%

Caution

Tours still run if it is raining, though excessively high water may cause the tour to be cancelled. 
No alcohol is permitted prior to the tour. Furthermore, anyone who cannot participate on the due to having consumed alcohol will be liable for cancellation charges. 
Pregnant ladies cannot participate on this tour.

Outdoor paradise

COMBO TOURS-A whole day of adventure fun.  I want to try both rafting and canyoning! If this is what you are thinking, then the combo tours in Minakami will be just right. Minakami has a whole range of outdoor activities on offer and for this reason is so well known as an outdoor paradise.

COMBO TOURS - A whole day of adventure fun.

I want to try both rafting and canyoning! If this is what you are thinking, then the combo tours in Minakami will be just right. Minakami has a whole range of outdoor activities on offer and for this reason is so well known as an outdoor paradise. We can book the perfect combo tour for you.

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What kind of place Minakami?

takaragawa-onsen minakami,Large capacity open spa  The world class large capacity open spa is located on Osenkaku and upstream of Tonaegawa.

Large capacity open spa

The world class large capacity open spa is located on Osenkaku and upstream of Tonaegawa. It follows the stream of Takaraga into the beautiful lodging inside the great nature.
It is a hidden hot spa in Gunma.

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Meeting place

Rafting tour Minakami Gunma Japan

Canyons Alpine Lodge and Cafe is situated in the mountain township of Minakami, in the North of Gunma Prefecture. It is located just 90 minutes from Tokyo! Minakami is Japan's premiere four season adventure resort, packed with hot springs, adventure tours and ski resorts.

45 Yubiso Minakami Tone-gun Gunma Japan

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Tour Flow

Rafting tour in Minakami Kantou Gunma Japan

Reception

Welcome to Canyons Minakami
Once you have signed in, filled out the participation form and paid for the adventure, your guide for the day will give you your gear and take you off to the changing room.

Rafting tour in Minakmai Kanto Gunma Japan

Departure

Off we go. Once at the start point there is a safety explanation, a run through of rafting basics and a chance to have a bit of practice with the paddle.

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Saftety talk

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Rafting start!

The Momiji gorge section. [Spring]

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[Spring]

Rapids name is dynamite.

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Total length 12km of Rafting course

Surfers Paradise followed by huge waves.

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Rafting-summer in Minakmai Kanto Gunma Japan

Goal Point

We did! Tired by satisfied we reach the take out point with nothing but smiling faces all around.

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Back at base 

Kick back and have lunch at river side deck.
Change out of your rafting gear and meet up with your guide and teammates again. Look back at a great day on the river. When it is time to leave your guide will let you know what other things there are to do close by, and if you have any questions, just ask.

lunch option Help yourself drinks and snacks at the cafe bar.

Rafting booking form

2日以内のご予約は電話でのみのご対応となります。 あらかじめご了承ください。
If your booking is for today or tomorrow please contact us by phone.

Contact us with any questions
0278-72-2811
From over sea 81-278-72-2811
[email protected]

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