• May 8, 2019

    Discover the Spirit of the 1998 Olympics

    Long known for its huge snowfall and world-class skiing, Nagano was the proud host of the 1988 Winter Olympics – a legacy which lives on today! As the first Games to include snowboarding as a medaled...
  • May 2, 2019

    Guided Outdoor Experiences in Hakuba

    As one of Japan’s premier outdoor destinations, Hakuba spoils visitors for choice when it comes to seasonal activities. Best known as a winter destination, Hakuba is increasingly known for experience...
  • May 2, 2019

    Snow Peak Field Suite Hakuba Kita-One Kogen

    Nestled within the pastures and fields of (what is in winter) Hakuba Happo One Snow Resort, the Snow Peak Field Suite offers visitors outdoor ‘glamping’ accommodation with beautiful alpine vistas. Op...
  • May 2, 2019

    Hakuba Goryu Alpine Botanical Garden

    Accessible using the main gondola of Hakuba Goryu Snow Resort, the Hakuba Goryu Alpine Botanical Garden is located at an altitude of 1500 metres and boasts more than 300 varieties of alpine plants. T...
  • May 2, 2019

    Tsugaike Nature Park inc. Gondola & Ropeway

    Accessible using the Tsugaike gondola, the Tsugaike Nature Park sits at an average elevation of 1900 metres and covers over 100 hectares. Located within the Chubu Sangaku National Park, the beautiful...
  • May 2, 2019

    Mount Shirouma

    Mount Shirouma is one of the major peaks of the Hida Mountain Ranges – often referred to as the ‘North Alps’ – and known for its excellent hiking and mountaineering from late-spring through to autumn...
  • May 2, 2019

    Hakuba Happo Pond

    Accessible using the Hakuba Happo-eki Gondola ‘Adam’ followed by a 90-minute walk, Happo Pond is one of Hakuba’s most recognisable and beautiful destinations. Located at just over 2000 metres above s...
  • May 2, 2019

    Hot Air Ballooning in Hakuba

    Available from the end of April until early November, hot air ballooning is a great way to enjoy the beauty of the Hakuba Valley and the dramatic North Japan Alps. Ballooning takes place ...
  • February 10, 2018

    Mount Norikura & Norikura Kogen

    Within easy reach of Kamikochi, Mount Norikura – or Norikuradake – stands at 3026 metres above sea level yet offers comfortable and leisurely walking trails for anyone of reasonable fitness. In winte...