Japan / Higashi - Matsuyama

The biggest Walking Event in Japan. In every early November, a festival of an international walking...

... ‘’The Japan Three-Day March,’’ is held in an abundant hiki hill centered on Higashimatsuyama City, Saitama. Now, the Japan Three-Day March becomes the world’s 2nd largest event behind ‘’International Four Days Marches’’ held in Nijmegen, the Netherland, and gather 100 thousand people from all over Japan and the world in three days. We are proud that all people supporting this event are volunteers. Participate in the Japan Three-Day March, and feel your color of the wind.

It’s the international walking event which was started in 1978. You can choose the distance from 6 distance courses (50・40・30・20・10・5km) depend on your condition, and walk in three days....


Day1 - Arrival TokyoNov, 01st

Welcome to Tokyo Narita International Airport through your German speaking assistant. Travel by bus to Higashi - Matsuyama. 4 nights at the Womens Education Center.

Day 2 - Higashi - Matsuyama // IMLNov, 02nd

Individual participation in the IML events.

Day 3 - Higashi - Matsuyama // IMLNov, 03rd

Individual participation in the IML events.

Day 4 - Higashi - Matsuyama // IMLNov, 04th

Individual participation in the IML events.

Day 5 - TokyoNov, 05th

In the morning transfer to Tokyo. Visit the Asakusa Kannon Temple and walk through the famous Nakamise shopping street. Having lunch. Fotostopp at the Imperial Palace. Afterwards transfer to the Tokyo Tower, from the lookout platform offers a great view over the city. Transfer to the hotel and check-in. 1 night in Tokyo.


Transfer to Mt.Fuji-san to the 5th station at 2.305 m. Enjoy the breathtaking panorama of the wonderful mountains of the Hakone National Park. Afterwards Japanese lunch. In the afternoon, cruise on Lake Ashi before taking the train to Mt. Komagatake. From there you have a clear view of the Fuji-san. 1 night in Hakone.

Day 7 - Hakone – KyotoNov, 07th

Ride with the Shinkansen train to Kyoto. Visit of the former Kaiserstadt, Kinkakuji Temple (Golden Pavilion), Nijo Castle u.v.m. With lunch. 1 night in Kyoto.

Day 8 - Kyoto // OsakaNov, 08th

Transfer to Shinkansen station in Kyoto and transfer to Osaka Airport


connecting flight to Taiwan // IML- International Happiness Two Days March.

- end of journey -


Included in your package:

  • Round trip from Tokyo airport to Osaka / Kansa, according to the program in the 3 *** star hotel
  • Excursions as described
  • 4 nights at the Womens Education Center in Higashi-Matsuyama, incl. Breakfast and 3 dinners
  • information brochure

Not Included in your package:

  •  International and domestic flights 
  • Registration fees IML events (except in the program)
  • Transfers during the IML events
  • Drinks, lunch, individual expenses, drinking and entrance fees
  • Visage fees and accrued entry / exit fees
  • Optional airport taxes
  • Travel insurance, other insurance

Any additional charges:

Single supplement:: 408,- €


We like to offer you all international and domestic flights. We represent all renommierzen airlines.

Excursions ( optional):

Terms of Travel:

Travel price € 2.095, - per person in ½ DR

Deposit: 20% of the travel price when booking, plus insurance fees. Flight tickets are fully payable upon booking.

We ask you to pay the balance 28 days prior to arrival.

Subject to availability on the date of booking, currency fluctuations, hotel, flight and program changes.

Subject to errors and misprints.

Special hint:

P.T.A. TOURS is not the organizer and organizer of the IML event. The organizer is responsible for timing / program changes, as well as for the execution of the program points and possible transfers. The conditions of participation and conditions of the organizer apply.

If it comes to cancellation / cancellation of the festival, the travel expenses are also partially non-refundable.

Subject to date changes by the organizer of the IML event.

Entry requirements:

The German Foreign Office, www.auswaertiges-amt.de (only citizens of the FRG), provides information on entry and vaccination regulations. We would be happy to provide you with information about our visa / immigration services.


December 2017

Minimum number of participants: 2 persons

If the required minimum number of participants is not reached, P.T.A. TOURS GmbH plans to cancel the trip. Any payments made will be refunded immediately.

Cancellation charges:
After confirmation of the travel up to 90 days prior to arrival, fees of 30% of the travel price Charges to the amount of 30% of the trip price plus the ticket costs are incurred after confirmation of the trip until 90 days before departure
until 31 days before departure: 40% of the trip price
until 21 days before departure: 60% of the trip price
until 14 days before departure: 80% of the trip price
between 14 and 1 day before departure: 90% of the trip price
on the day of departure: 100% of the trip price

For booked flights, 100% cancellation costs apply as from the date of issue.

Fees per person.