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Our System

We are a mountain resort that offers a variety tours and guided services.
We offer 3-5 day tours in Yamagata prefecture.
  • ・Min. 2 people
  • ・It feels like a private tour
  • ・Max. group size is 10 people
  • ・All inclusive tour

"Pole Pole" is a company that offers sports, trekking, and cultural programs specifically designed for foreign country sightseers visiting Yamagata.

We can customize your tour depending on your schedule and purpose. Please feel free to ask us.


Amazing Autumn Color Tour – Gassan Pole Pole Farm
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Amazing Autumn Color Tour

Amazing Colorful World
Gassan Pole Pole Farm / Amazing Autumn Color Tour

Amazing Autumn Color Tour


per person

21th Oct. – 10th Nov. Min. 2 person


  • ・Beautiful Autumn Leaves Spot Sightseeing
  • ・Apple Picking Experience
  • ・Japanese Tea Ceremony with Kimono Wearing Experience
  • ・Stay at a mountain resort

You will enjoy seeing colorful autumn leaves in the forest and a tranquil mountain stream on this tour.

On the 1st day you will enjoy apple picking. Yamagata is famous for their apples You can enjoy comparing the tastes of a variety of different kinds of apples.

On the 2nd day you will walk around a colorful beech forest on Gassan. Beech tree leaves turn both red and yellow. It is breath taking to see the mountain painted in such beautiful colors. We will also take you to Jizonuma (swamp) and Nanatsudaki (waterfall).

On the 3rd day you will visit a local house and partake in a Japanese traditional tea ceremony while having the opportunity to wear a traditional Japanese kimono. This is a leisurely tour and does not involve much walking so anyone such as young kids or elderly can participate in this tour.

  • Departure
    Yamagata station west exit taxi pool
  • Departure Time
    Please arrive by 13:50 PM for a prompt departure at 14:00 PM.
  • Return Time
    Approximately 12:00 PM.
  • Dress Code
    Casual. Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking shoes, hat, light jacket.
  • Include
    Transportation in Yamagata
  • Not Included
    Train ticket
    Air ticket

Day 1: Departure

  • 14:00 Yamagata station pick up
  • 15:00 Apple picking
  • 17:00 Check in Pole Pole Resort
  • 18:00 Dinner
  • 19:00 Stargazing
  1. Accommodation : Gassan Pole Pole Resort Villa (Western style accommodation)
  2. Provided meal : Dinner

Day 2: Beautiful autumn leaves

  • 8:00  Breakfast
  • 9:00  Nanatsudaki autumn view
  • 12:00 Lunch at the forest
  • 14:00 Zizo lake autumn view
  • 16:00 Hot spring
  • 18:00 Dinner
  1. Accommodation : Gassan Pole Pole Resort Villa (Western style accommodation)
  2. Provided meal : Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 3: Tea ceremony

  • 8:00  Breakfast
  • 10:00  Japanese tea ceremony with Kimono wearing
  • 12:00 Arrive at Yamagata station
  1. Provided meal : Breakfast

Tour Location


Meeting Point

14:00 at Yamagata station West exit taxi pool

Tour cost :

  • Adult : JPY 63,000 /  person   Minimum 2 people
  • Child : JPY53,000 / person 6~12 years old
  • Child : JPY47,000 / person 3~5 years old
  • Infant : Free of charge

Cost includes:

  • 1. 2 nights accommodation in Pole Pole Resort Villa
  • 2. Day 1 - Day 2 dinner
  • 3. Day 2 - Day 3 breakfast
  • 4. Day 2  Lunch box
  • 5. Apple picking farm ticket
  • 6. Tea ceremony experience fee
  • 7. English speaking guide
  • 8. Transportation from Yamagata station / airport

Price does not include:

  • 1. Air ticket and train ticket to Yamagata
  • 2. International air
  • 3. Tips
  • 4. Drink fee
  • 5. All fee in Free time
  • 6. Cost that does not appear on the itinerary
  • 7. Individual expense

Cancelation policy

  • From 60days up until 30days before the day 30,000JYP.
  • From 29days up until 20days before the day 60% of the total fee.
  • From 19days up until 10days before the day 70% of the total fee.
  • From 9days up until 4days before the day 80% of the total fee.
  • From 3days up until the day before the day 90% of the total fee.
  • On the day 100% of the total fee.
Note:With regard to the cancellation policy,the "Day"means the first day of the travel Itinerary arranged by Gassan Pole Pole Farm Co.,Ltd..