Go To Deals: Snow Monkeys & Snow Fun in Shiga Kogen Tour
PLEASE NOTE – the government has announced that the ‘Go To Travel’ campaign will be suspended in all regions of Japan between December 28th 2020 and January 11th 2021 – for further information regarding this announcement, see our ‘What is Japan’s ‘Go To Travel Campaign?’ page. This product is therefore no longer eligible for the Go To Travel discount between those dates, but can still be booked using Go To Travel up until Dec.27th 2020 and after Jan.12th 2021. If your booking with us is affected, you should have received an email regarding your options. Despite the suspension, we are still operating and there are still great deals available in Nagano this winter – see our ‘Hello’21! Nagano Winter Deals’ page for details!
Between December 22nd and January 10th: Everyday
From January 11th until March 14th: Saturday, Sunday & Monday
This exciting one-day tour combines a visit to the world-famous Snow Monkeys of Jigokudani with morning of fun in the deep powder snow of Shiga Kogen – Japan’s largest ski resort! Highlights of the tour include:
— Discover Shiga Kogen – Japan’s largest ski resort! – and have fun snow-scooting, snow-biking, and sledding in the beauty of the snow-covered landscape
— Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant
— Visit the world-famous Snow Monkeys of Jigokudani
Available from December 22nd until March 14th, with pickup from Nagano Station our 1-Day Snow Monkeys & Snow Fun in Shiga Kogen is one of our most popular seasonal tours, and for residents of Japan, you can book through ‘Go To Travel’ and save big!*
*Please note, ‘Go To Travel’ is scheduled to run until the end of January 2021. Go To prices are only available until Jan-31 2021.
This tour follows a simple equation: snow monkeys + lots more snow = big fun in Shiga Kogen! From Nagano Station you will be transported to Japan’s largest ski resort for a morning of snow fun activities including sleds, tubes, snowscoots and snowdrives. While there, you can enjoy lunch at a local restaurant overlooking the ski field before heading down from the mountains and onto the Jigokudani Monkey Park. Known for their hot spring-loving antics, the monkeys are Nagano’s most memorable winter destination.
HOW CAN I BOOK A TOUR WITH THE ‘GO TO’ PRICE?
It’s easy! Simply send us an enquiry using the button below with:
— Your intended dates of travel
— Total number of guests – including adults, children and infants
— The tour you’d like to join
— Any special requirements
That’s it! We’ll get back to you asap a booking confirmation and to arrange payment. Please note – deals under ‘Go To Travel’ are only available to Japanese citizens and foreign residents of Japan – see our ‘What is Japan’s ‘Go To Travel’ Campaign?’ for details.
SAVE EVEN MORE! PACKAGE YOUR TOUR & ACCOMMODATION
As a participating travel agent with the ‘Go To Travel’ campaign, we can package this tour with accommodation so that you save more! The inclusive price of your tour and accommodation depends on the hotel you select. .
For details including hotel descriptions, see our ‘Go To Deals: Snow Monkeys & Snow Fun in Shiga Kogen Tour + Accommodation’ page.
JAPAN RAIL DEALS: DISCOUNTED TICKETS & TRAVEL PASSES
With ‘Go To Travel’ in full swing, Japan Rail has come to the party by offering some outstanding deals for residents of Japan. With discounts of up to 50% available when purchasing online, our ‘Discount Shinkansen Tickets: How to Buy Online’ page includes an English step-by-step guide of how to register an account and purchase tickets online.
In addition to discounted tickets, JR East are offering a 3-day Welcome Pass for use foreign passport-holders. Only JPY12,000 for adults, the pass covers multiple shinkansen lines and other major train routes – a fantastic deal and great option for getting yourself to Nagano quickly and cheaply.
When combined with any of our ‘Go To’ travel packages, there’s never been a better time to plan, book and save on your next trip to Central Japan!