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Nagano Tours & Activities G'Day Japan!

A natural choice for a great snow holiday Blessed with great powder, scenery and natural hot springs, Kita Shiga Kogen was always a snow holiday destination in the making. The area is open for riding from December until May and includes Ryuoo Ski Park, which boasts a 166-person capacity ropeway to… Read More

Okushiga Kogen Ski Resort

Nagano Tours & Activities G'Day Japan!  |  Shiga Kogen, Yamanouchi-machi, shimotakai-gun  |  2+81-269-34-2034  |  Open 8:30-16:30  |  Taravelling times to Okushiga Kogen Ski Resort Tokyo: 3 hrs 10 min (car), Osaka:5 hrs 10 min (car)   GREAT COURSE VARIETY Okushiga Kogen Ski Resort has nine courses… Read More


Nagano Tours & Activities G'Day Japan!

Nagano's best kept secret! A powder sanctuary hidden in the northernmost reaches of Shiga Kogen, Okushiga Kogen is a rewarding trip for all riders. The resort's terrain park is designed and managed by internationally renowned High Cascade company, and its Shiga International Ski School, the only 1… Read More

Yakebitaiyama Ski Resort

Nagano Tours & Activities G'Day Japan!  |  Yakebitaiyama, Yamanouchi-machi, Shimotakai-gun  |  2+81-269-34-3111  |  Days 8:30-16:00, Nights (Sat only) 18:00-20:00  |  Travelling times to Yakebitaiyama Ski Resort Tokyo: 4 hrs (car), Osaka: 5 hrs 30 min (car)   SHIGA KOGEN'S BIGGEST Yakebit… Read More

Naeba Ski Resort

Niigata Tours & Activities G'Day Japan!  |  202 Mikuni, Yuzawa-machi, Minami Uonuma-gun  |  2+81-25-789-2211  |  Days 8:00-17:00, Nights 16:00-20:30 (Sat & Select nights 16:00-21:00)   GIANT-SIZED FUN FOR ALL From families with small children to die-hard skiers, Naeba Ski Resor… Read More

Higashidateyama Ski Field

Nagano Tours & Activities G'Day Japan!  |  7149 Hirao, Yamanouchi-machi, Shimotakai-gun  |  2+81-269-34-2231  |  Days 8:30-16:30  |  Tokyo: 3hrs 30 min (car), Osaka 6 hrs (car)   QUALITY FROM THE TOP DOWN From the 2,000-metre summit of Mt Higashidate, the heart of the Higashidateyama Ski Area, the … Read More


Nagano Tours & Activities G'Day Japan!

The enormous heart of the Shiga Kogen resort area The closest of the Shiga Kogen resort areas to the snow monkeys in Jigokudani Monkey Park, the Shiga Kogen central area offers variety and quality that will turn any skier into a kid at Christmas. Its 13 ski fields are situated in the heart of t… Read More


Nagano Tours & Activities G'Day Japan!

There's always fresh winter powder at Japan's biggest resort area It's become common knowledge that Japan has a number of impressive powder resorts, all vying for attention with their huge snowfalls, relaxing hot springs, and exceptionally good local cuisine. There's only one though, that come… Read More


Yamagata Tours & Activities G'Day Japan!

Night cruising in the domain of the snow monsters The historic hot spring town of Zao Onsen lies within the Zao mountain range, an impressive cluster of stratovolcanoes 40 minutes from Yamagata City. Legend has it that a wounded warrior stumbled upon the first spring-head in the area after a b… Read More

Zao Onsen Ski Resort

Yamagata Event G'Day Japan!  |  Zao Onsen, Yamagata-shi  |  2+81-23-694-9328  |  Open 8:15-21:00  |  Travelling Times to Zao Onsen Ski Resort Tokyo: 3 hrs (train), Osaka: 5 hrs (train)   SNOW MONSTER COUNTRY Zao Onsen Ski Resort is one of Japan's vintage snow resorts, fam… Read More


Nagano Basics G'Day Japan!

The neighbouring town to the snow monkey park, full of charm and tradition Shibu Onsen is a quaint hot spring town in Nagano Prefecture that opens up behind a curtain of steam, revealing traditions and architecture of years passed, still standing tall and proud. The town's original spring-h… Read More


Nagano Discover G'Day Japan!

Welcoming hot spring town with retro charm Togura-Kamiyamada Onsen carved itself a place on Japan's hot spring destination map just over 120 years ago in 1893. Times were tough, and to revive the local economy, the head of the town implemented a plan to dig for hot springs. Since the waters beg… Read More

Togakushi Ski Resort

Nagano Tours & Activities G'Day Japan!  |  3682 Togakushi, Nagan  |  2+81-(0)26-254-2106  |  Days 8:30-16:45  |  Travelling times to Togakushi Ski Area: Tokyo: 2 hrs 30 min (Hokuriku Shinkansen, bus); Nagano: 1 hr/45 min (bus/taxi)   ANCIENT  NINJA STRONGHOLD Togakushi Ski Area has … Read More


Nagano Historic Sites G'Day Japan!

Capital of an outdoor paradise with deep Buddhist roots Zenkō-ji, a 1,400 year-old Buddhist temple, is the traditional soul of Nagano. A highland capital in the Japan Alps, the city grew up around this sacred storehouse of the Ikkō Sanzon Amida Nyorai, a Buddhist image believed to be the first… Read More


Nagano Hot Springs G'Day Japan!

Enjoy the finer things in a hot spring town on Hakuba’s doorstep Traditional hot spring inns with revitalising baths; glassy lakes reflecting the jagged lines of snow-capped mountains. These are the classic hallmarks of a secluded Japanese alpine retreat, and Omachi has them in abundance. T… Read More

Hakuba Sanosaka Ski Resort

Nagano Tours & Activities G'Day Japan!  |  458 Kamishiro, Hakuba-mura, Kitaazumi-gun  |  2+81-261-75-2452  |  Open 8:00 - 16:30   SCENIC POWDER  CRUISING Overlooking the beautiful Lake Aoki, Hakuba Sanosaka Ski Resort is set within a fairytale-like landscape, and offers a… Read More

Hakuba Cortina Snow Resort

Nagano Tours & Activities G'Day Japan!  |  Chikuniotsu 12860-1, Otari-mura, Kitaazumi-gun  |  2+81-261-82-2236  |  Sun-Fri 8:30-20:00, Sat 8:30-21:00  |  Travelling times to Hakuba Cortina Tokyo: 2 hrs 30 min (train), Osaka: 4 hrs 40 min (train)   NATURAL BOWL Hakuba Cortina Snow Resort… Read More

Hakuba Iwatake Snow Field

Nagano Tours & Activities G'Day Japan!  |  Hokujo Iwatake, Hakuba-mura, Kitaazumi-gun  |  2+81-261-72-2780  |  Open 8:00-17:00  |  Travelling times to Iwatake Snow Field Tokyo: 3 hrs (train & bus) , Osaka: 4 hrs 40 min (train)   PANORAMIC  PLEASURE Enjoying a 360º panorama of the Northern Alps … Read More

Hakuba Norikura Onsen Ski Resort

Nagano Tours & Activities G'Day Japan!  |  Hakuba-norikura-kogen, Otari-mura, Kitaazumi-gun  |  2+81-261-82-2811  |  Open 8:30-16:30  |  Travelling times to Hakuba Norikura Tokyo: 3 hrs (train), Osaka: 5 hrs 30 min (car)   BUILT TO SATISFY Secluded amidst rugged alpine scenery in the north of th… Read More