SKI RESORTS JAPAN

The best ski resorts Japan, where and why. Ski Resort Japan discount accommodation. The Ski Resorts in Japan are some of the best in the world with long seasons and great snow.

WHY SKI JAPAN

For Australian's there are many advantages to skiing in Japan:

Combine Skiing with a Japan Tour - While you are in Japan you can take the opportunity to see some the unique sights and experience the Japanese culture.

Niseko Ski Resort
Niseko ski facilities cater to the English language market with bilingual signs making life very easy for first time visitors to Japan. Niseko Grand-Hirafu Lift Ticket Office. Picture Oga

SKI RESORTS JAPAN

There are over 500 ski resorts in Japan. We have listed some of the best ski resort locations in Japan and sorted them by prefecture.

Hokkaido Prefecture

Furano
Furano is a popular ski destination in the centre of the northern island of Hokkaido. Furano is famous for its large quantities of dry powder snow which is popular with skiers and snowboarde...

Niseko
Niseko is a popular ski resort town on the northern island of Hokkaido, Japan. Niseko has excellent deep powder snow and a long ski season. Niseko is widely regarded as the best ski resort i...

Rusutsu Resort
Rusutsu Resort is the largest ski resort in Hokkaido featuring 37 ski runs and 19 lifts. Rusutsu Resort features 2.1 square km of skiable area and vertical drop of 594m. The longest ski run...

Sapporo Teine
Sapporo Teine is a ski resort to the west of Sapporo City on Mt Teine and only 40 minutes from Sapporo City by car. At 1023m elavation, Sapporo Teine features power snow which is ideal for...

Nagano Prefecture

Hakuba
Hakuba is one of the best ski areas in Japan. Hakuba features 14 ski areas joining together to form six large ski resorts. Hakuba is ideal for skiing and snowboarding. Hakuba is in Nagano Pr...

Nozawa Onsen
Nozawa Onsen is a ski resort and historic hot spring village. Nozawa Onsen was the site of the first ski lifts in Japan and was the venue for the Biathalon competitions in the Nagano Winter ...

Shiga-kogen Heights
Shiga Kogen is a famous ski resort in the heart of the Joshinetsu National Park, Nagano Prefecture. Shiga Kogen is a famous for its amazing panoramic views, and powder quality snow....

Niigata Prefecture

Naeba Ski Resort
Naeba Ski Resort is on Mt Takenoko near Echigo Yuzawa in Niigata Prefecture. Naeba Ski Resort features a maximum course length of 4,000m and a drop of 889m and was used in the FIS Ski World ...

Yamagata Prefecture

Zao Onsen

Zao Onsen
Zao Onsen is one of the most famous and popular onsen (hot spring) resort towns in Japan, where the natural hot springs were discovered in 110AD. Zao Onsen is also a very popular ski and sno...

Author: Craig Fryer

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JAPAN TRAVEL

JAPAN DESTINATIONS


Beppu
Fukuoka
Hakodate
Hakone
Himeji
Hiroshima
Kagoshima
Kamakura
Kanazawa
Kansai Airport
Kobe
Kyoto
Matsumoto
Matsuyama
Mt Fuji
Nagano
Nagasaki
Nagoya
Nara
Narita Airport
Nikko
Niseko
Okinawa
Osaka
Sapporo
Shirakawa-go
Takayama
Tokushima
Tokyo
Yamagata
Yokohama

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