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Covid 19

Covid 19 remains are world wide risk and you should take this into account when planning your trip that there could be a risk of changes to government policy due to outbreaks and new strains of covid which may also pose a future risk to your travel plans. 

When travelling you should follow health advise given to you and you should continue to take hygiene steps to protect your self; which include. 

  • wearing a mask
  • frequently washing your hands
  • physical distancing.

To travel you will need to provide proof of vaccination certificate (ICVC) and also you may be required to pass a PCR test before you will be allowed to enter or depart the country please check the applicable rules before you depart to ensure you understand them. 

For more information about Covid 19 check out the Smart Traveller Covid 19 health advisory and a step by step guide on planning, preparing and undertaking your trip can be found here

Japan Travel restrictions and advise.

Covid-19 Special Deposit requirements

Powder Holidays will waive the need to pay deposits until Japan has announced opening of their borders to tourists. When this announcement is made, we will request the deposit at that time. Please note the company has the right to adjust the price based on exchange range movements from the date of the booking request. If you want to lock in the exchange rate at time of booking then the minimum 20% deposit will be required but this deposit will be refundable or transferable to a future booking should Japan not open up for the 22/23 season.  *Subject to the supplier of the service or accommodations deposit requirements which we will advise at time of booking.