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9/21~11/4 Karuizawa Autumn Foliage Festival 2019 / Discounts at guest houses and museums!

Karuizawa Autumn Foliage Festival 2019

September 21, 2019 (Saturday) – November 4, 2019 (Monday, holiday)

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Refreshing Karuizawa Campaign

September 21, 2019 (Saturday) – November 4, 2019 (Monday, holiday)

Lots of special offers for those who visit Karuizawa during this period!
Privilege cards are available at all train stations in Karuizawa, Karuizawa Station Tourist Information Center, Nakakaruizawa Station Tourist Information Center, Karuizawa Kanko Kaikan, Karuizawa Tourism Promotion Center, and public art and culture facilities.
One card is valid for one person.

Autumn Guest House Discounts

Date: September 21, 2019 (Saturday) – November 4, 2019 (Monday, holiday)
Location: Guest houses in Karuizawa Town that are members of the Guest House Association
Fee: 6,050 yen per person per night instead of 7,150 yen per person per night (with two meals per night, tax included)
Method: Those who bring the leaflet of Autumn Foliage Festival or the privilege card *Reservations are required in advance.

Fall Museum Discounts

Date: During the Sawayaka Karuizawa Campaign
Location:Payne Art Museum, Wakita Art Museum, Trick Art Museum Old Karuizawa, Karuizawa Kogen Bunko, Karuizawa Picture Book Forest Museum, Ertz Toy Museum, Tazaki Museum of Art, Sezon Museum of Contemporary Art, Lewin Museum, Karuizawa New Art Museum, Karuizawa Soka-kan, Beniko Fukazawa Wild Flower Museum
How: Those who bring the leaflet of Autumn Foliage Festival when entering the museum.
Note: Please note that we will not handle any payment after the payment has been made.
*Please note that each museum is closed.

taking a cab

Date: During the Sawayaka Karuizawa Campaign
Content: “Karuizawa Campaign Sightseeing Special Course” 3 hours for 18,000 yen (tax included)
Course: Karuizawa Station, Nakakaruizawa – Highland Church – Onishidashien – Shiraito Falls – Old Mikasa Hotel – St. Paul’s Church – Karuizakai Tennis Court – Karuizawa Station, Nakakaruizawa Station
*Toll road tolls and entrance fees are not included in the price.
*Courses are subject to change depending on traffic congestion.
Participating stores: Masuya Kotsu, Matsuba Taxi, Seibu Hire, Daiichi Kotsu, Karuizawa Kanko Taxi, Asama Kanko Taxi

Post Present

Date: September 21, 2019 (Saturday) – November 4, 2019 (Monday, holiday)
Deadline: Tuesday, November 5, 2019, postmarked by that date.
Details: Entrants will be selected by drawing for the following prizes by using the entry postcards placed at the following sponsoring trading companies, Karuizawa Station, Nakakaruizawa Station, Karuizawa Kanko Kaikan, Karuizawa Town Tourism Promotion Center, Old Mikasa Hotel, History and Folklore Museum, Oiwajuku Local History Museum, and Hori Tatsuo Literature Memorial Museum.

Invitation to stay at the pension for one night (for one pair of two persons)
Strawberry picking experience (for 2 persons per couple)
Shiraito Highland Way pass (for 5 persons)
Karuizawa specialties (recommended by sponsors) (53 winners)
Karuizawa carving art small articles (15 persons)
Nozawana 1kg (10 persons)
Karuizawa Art Museum Travels: 8 museums (for 10 people)
Invitation tickets to Trick Art Museum Old Karuizawa (10 pairs of 20 people)
Karuizawa New Art Museum invitation tickets (10 pairs of 20 people)
Soka-kan set (file & postcard, etc.) (for 2 persons)
Karuizawa Hatsuba Ji Soba (for 5 persons)

Karuizawa Pension Association, Karuizawa Guest House Association, Shiraito Highland Way, Jam Kobayashi, Sawaya, Shirakabado, Nakayama Jam, Mikado Coffee Shop, Akaneya Coffee Shop, Hachihige Uncle’s Shop, Shinshu Ham, Ichibodo, Osakaya Furniture Store, Shibazaki Karuizawa Carved Furniture Store, Nishikaruizawa Bussan Co. (Ltd., Karuizawa Art Museum Association, Trick Art Museum Kyukaru Karuizawa, Hanaoka Sweets Shop, Tsuruya Corporation, Karuizawa Soka-kan, Karuizawa Tourism Association, Food Service Shinwa, Karuizawa New Art Museum

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