Information published on 2 June 2015 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 451.

Central Japan Railway Company and West Japan Railway Company will be launching the “Takayama‐Hokuriku Area Tourist Pass”

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The Central Japan Railway Company and West Japan Railway Company will be launching the “Takayama‐Hokuriku Area Tourist Pass” for foreign travellers visiting Japan allowing them access to the internationally popular Takayama, Shirakawa‐go, Gokayama in addition to the Hokuriku areas Kanazawa and Toyama. Travellers will be able to freely access these areas from Nagoya and Osaka.

The “Ise‐Kumano Area Tourist Pass” will also be launched allowing convenient access to the tourism resource rich areas in Mie Prefecture, Ise, Toba, Kumano Kodo, from Nagoya.

Aside from visiting famous tourist spots, make stopovers as you wish and experience a train trip enjoying the many attractions along the railway.

(Source: JR Central and JR West)