Forest Adventure and Fuji-Q Highland

2015 June 13 (Saturday)

Kawaguchiko, Yamanashi

Forest adventure and insane roller coasters combine in a day!

This trip features:

  • Forest "Adventure Course" (Zip slide, Tarzan swing and more)
  • Fuji-Q Highland Amusement Park (Try the four insane roller coasters; TAKABISHA, EEJANAIKA, DODONPA and FUJIYAMA if time permits)
  • Onsen (if you don't like roller coasters)

This experience in the natural forest combine with sick roller coasters will definitely give you lots of thrills and awaken your senses! Don't miss out!

Trip Itinerary

Forest Adventure
  • Meet in Shinjuku at 8:45am
  • Get on the bus
  • Catch up on your sleep, or chat with other members and get excited
  • Short stop for breakfast on the way
  • Arrive at Forest Adventure Mt. Fuji site around 11am
  • Picnic lunch (light)
  • Get the gear on
  • Start the "Adventure Course" at 12pm
  • Finish the course around 3pm
  • Short bus ride to Fuji-Q Highland
  • Enjoy the amusement park or relax/enjoy the onsen (3:15pm-6)
  • Get on the bus
  • Stop for dinner on the way
  • Arrive back in Shinjuku around 7:45pm
  • Have some drinks with people you've met on the trip (Optional)

Trip Inclusion - Extras - Discounts

Fuji-Q Highland Roller Coasters

Price includes;

  • Round-trip private bus transportation
  • Forest adventure Mt. Fuji course fee (5 courses includes gear and guides)
  • Travel/accident insurance
  • Fun (English/Japanese speaking) tour guide ;)
  • 8% consumption tax
  • Chance to meet outdoor people and make new friends

Extras;

  • Entrance fee to Fuji-Q Highland (3,000yen)
  • Entrance fee to Fujiyama onsen (1,550yen) *Towels included

Discounts;

  • Birthday on Jun 13 (3,000yen)
  • Early-bird (500yen) *Pay before 3pm on May 13
  • Group of 4 or more (500yen/person) *Group leader required
  • Regular member (500yen) *Joined a TG trip 5 times or more
Price: 11,000yen
Maximum Space:22

Trip notes

Forest Adventure
  • Itinerary may vary due to the weather, traffic conditions, and other unavoidable circumstances.
  • You MUST have your own insurance (health, social, company, etc.) to be able join.
  • Forest Adventure is the first high wire/ropes course in Japan. It's an extraordinary experience climbing trees and crossing the forest from a canopy 14 meters above the ground.
  • We'll do the most exciting and most challenging course offered; "The Adventure Course". It includes the Zip slide, Tarzan swing and other exciting forest adventure courses.
  • Activities will be done in turns so expect some waiting time.
  • Minimum height allowed is 140cm and maximum weight is 130kg.
  • Takabisha is a roller coaster with the highest total number of spins in the world.
  • Eejanaika is a huge brand new roller coaster with "the steepest drop in the world at 121°".
  • Dodonpa travel at speeds that are almost too fast. Go up to 172 km/h (111 mph) in a mere 1.8 sec. after launch!! A thrilling sense of acceleration you can't experience anywhere. The world's most exhilarating roller coaster.
  • Fujiyama is the "KING OF COASTERS," which boasts world-class specs, including a maximum speed of 130 km/h (81 mph), a maximum drop of 70 m (230 ft.), and a maximum height of 79m (259ft).
  • This event is ON rain or shine!
  • Final details will be sent to the participants by email two days before the event.

What to wear/bring

  • Clothes appropriate to the weather
  • Sport clothes (if you have)
  • Outdoor/sports shoes
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • MP3/iPod player
  • Camera
  • Cellphone
  • Cash

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