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    GUIDED ROAD TRIP
    7 Days | 6 Nights | 5 Ski Days
    From price based on twin/double-share option for group of 5.
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    From price based on twin/double-share option for group of 5.
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    USD 2,483
    Ability: Advanced to Expert
    The perfect add-on to a Niseko ski week. Leave the crowds behind & head to central Hokkaido's epic powder stashes including Asahidake, Kurodake, Tokachidake, Kamui Links, Funano & more..
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    Inclusions
    • 6 nights twin/triple share accommodation
    • 3 days of lift tickets
    • 5 days of guiding
    • Ground transport
    • Avalanche safety gear
    Add-ons
    • Backcountry gear rentals
    Location: Japan | Tour Focus: Guided | Terrain Focus: Off-Piste, Backcountry, Sidecountry
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    Jan 01 - Mar 31, 2018
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    Mintara Express Tour Welcome to Kamui Mintara - The Playground of the Gods – equipped with Hokkaido's biggest mountains, most impressive alpine terrain, and home to the lightest, driest snow on the island, this area is aptly named by Hokkaido's native Ainu people.

    This trip is an example of a customised private tour that Black Diamond Tours can take you and your group on. You can customise the tour to suit your needs. Please enquire for a quote on any customisations you require.

    This trip is well suited to skiers and riders who have already explored the depths of Niseko's powder and ready to see what Central Hokkaido has to offer. This 7 day (5 skiing days) trip starts from Furano. From here mountain destinations include Asahidake, Kurodake, Tokachidake, Furano, Kamui and in a real stretch even Tomamu can be brought into the mix.

    For 5 full days you'll be taken to the best skiing in the Mintara region before being shuttled to Sapporo.

    AbilityThis tour is designed for advanced and above skiers and boarders. It is a tour that includes touring so you will need a full backcountry touring kit (skis plus skins or split-board / snowshoes for boarders).

    The amount of hiking and touring each day will ultimately depend on the snow conditions on the day as to where to get the best line for each run.

    If you don't have any BC gear, the tour operator can kit you out with rental gear.


    Perfect powder at Asahidake...

    ...great little restaurants...

    ...natural hot springs Tokachidake
    Itinerary:
    Day 1:
    Transfer. Niseko / Sapporo / Airport to Furano.

    Day 2:
    Guided skiing in Furano region.

    Day 3:
    Guided skiing in Tokachi region. Transfer to Fukiage Onsen.

    Day 4:
    Guided skiing in Tokachi region. Transfer to Asahidake.

    Day 5:
    Guided skiing in Asahidake.

    Day 6:
    Guided skiing in Kurodake. Transfer to Sounkyo Onsen.

    Day 7:
    Transfer to Sapporo / Airport. Arrival in Sapporo will be late morning at the earliest so do not book any morning flights.
    Rate Info
    • Price per person, based on twin/triple share
    • Private sample rates. 
      • 4 person group: 299,000 yen
      • 5 person group: 279,000 yen
      • 6 person group: 299,000
    • Single occupancy upgrade - 20,000 Yen

    Deep in Furano...

    ... party time...

    ...Kurodake
    Inclusions
    • 6 nights twin/triple share accommodation
    • 3 days of lift tickets
    • 5 days of guiding
    • Ground transport
    • Avalanche safety gear
    Optional Extras
    • Backcountry gear rentals
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