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Secret Tour with an expert guide (Part 1)

Saturday, Dec 20, 2014 on Channel NewsAsia

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Previous Episodes

  • 13 Dec 2014

    Discover Enoden Line (Part 2)

    The “Kamakura” and “Fujisawa” teams continue walking along Enoden Line, while visiting sightseeing spots along the railway. The teams’ aim is to reach Kamakura Koukou-mae before sunset.

  • 06 Dec 2014

    Discover Enoden Line

    This week, two teams will walk along the Enoden Line in Kanagawa Prefecture and check out famous spots along the railway. Enoden Line runs between Fujisawa and Kamakura. The single-track railroad has several train stations along the line but the teams are not allowed to take the trains. 

  • 29 Nov 2014

    Sugoroku Trip around Yatsugatake and Karuizawa with a dice (Part 2)

    Two teams continue their three-day Sugoroku trip around Yatsugatake and Karuizawa. The men’s and women’s team have to throw a dice at each stop and complete one of two missions to move forward towards the goal. The losing team has to pay the total expenses incurred by both teams.  

  • 22 Nov 2014

    Sugoroku Trip around Yatsugatake and Karuizawa with a dice (Part 1)

    This week, two teams will embark on a Sugoroku trip around Yatsugatake and Karuizawa in summer. The men and women’s team will roll a dice and move forward towards the goal, Asama Bokujo at the foot of Mt. Asama. 

  • 15 Nov 2014

    Discovering Hot Springs and Other Spots in Hakone

    Join us this week as we travel from Hakone Yumoto to Lake Ashi. During the 16km-journey which will last two days, we will walk along Route One and visit several hot springs and enjoy various delicacies too. 

  • 08 Nov 2014

    Picturesque autumn in Oku Nikko

    This week, we visit Oku-Nikko to see the earliest autumn leaves in the Kanto area. During the two-day trip, we will check out various scenic spots and savour seasonal delicacies too. First, buy a two-day Tobu Bus pass and then head to Iroha-zaka Slope, a famous place in Nikko. From the top of the slope, you can see Lake Chuzenji.

  • 01 Nov 2014

    Enchanting trip to famous mountain (Part 2)

    We resume our four-day journey from Okutama to Nagatoro Alps, which is popular among tourists. The goal of this mountain trip is the summit of Mt. Hodo. On the second day, from the top of Mt. Ogiri, you can admire Saitama’s Yorii Town, Nagatoro and the mountains of Okumusashi. 

  • 25 Oct 2014

    Enchanting trip to famous mountain (Part 1)

    Join us as we embark on a four-day trip from Okutama to Nagatoro to visit famous mountains. Start by travelling for about two hours from Shinjuku to Okutama via the Chuo Line and Ome Line. At Okutama, buy some lunch boxes from a restaurant on the second floor of the station. Popular choices include the pork bowl with homemade salt-marinated rice malt, and wasabi croquettes.