M Festival: Mountain Music Festival

Next Trip: Oct 14, 2023


Get ready for a mesmerizing celebration of music, nature, and fun at M Festival 2023! Held over the whole weekend, at the scenic Canyons Minakami, this unique music festival invites you to immerse yourself in the enchanting world of world music while surrounded by breathtaking natural landscapes.

The festival features over 23 different live music acts, live art, performances, food and market stalls and more. There will be indoor & outdoor stages running simultaneous at a stunning riverside venue at the base of the mountains.

We will be camping in a beautiful camp site at the base of the towering Mt Tanigawadake, only a short walk to the festival venue. We can easily stroll back to the camp to relax and recharge before heading back to M-Fest. There are also several hot springs around the area to explore.

Visit the M Festival official site for the full lineup of bands/artists and other festival details.

The Plan

9:00 ~ 12:30:
Meet in Shinjuku. Board the TSC bus. Private bus to Minakami.
Check into the camp site. Set up camp.
13:30 ~ 22:00:
M Festival! Over 20 live music acts. Live art, performances, food and market stalls ,drinks, dancing - good times!
7:30 ~ 10:00:
Relax at the campsite. Visit local hot springs.
10:00 ~ 18:00:
Another fun day at M-Festival and/or explore Minakami (hiking, waterfalls, mountain biking, onsens, rafting, canyoning etc)
18:00 ~ 21:00:
Private bus back from Minakami to Shinjuku.


  • Private TSC bus: Shinjuku ~ Minakami ~ Shinjuku
  • Camp site fees
  • M Festival two day ticket (value: 10000yen)
  • Dedicated trip leader for the whole weekend
  • Accident insurance for the whole weekend
  • 10% sales tax

Optional Extras

Rental Tent (1~3 person) (+4000円)

Dates & Availability

Depart End Space Price Booking
Oct 14th (Sat) Oct 15th (Sun) 7/20 24900円 Book

Past Trip Photos