Easy access ski area:

In Echigoyuzawa, there are various sizes of ski resorts in the neighborhood, and it is well-known for the most skiing fields in Japan. It is also popular for hot springs, which is close to Tokyo and attracts a lot of hot spring fans. Though a one-day tour is possible from Tokyo, staying and experiencing the local atmosphere is recommended.


Access and Getting Around

By train

1 hour 20 minutes from Tokyo Station by the Joetsu Shinkansen with 1 train per thirty minutes.

By car

3 hours from Tokyo Station, 1 hour 40 minutes from Niigata Station.



Gala Yuzawa Ski Resort

-Onsen(Hot Spings)  -Outdoor Activities 

A Shinkansen station itself is a ski area, which makes it very convenient.It is used by many skiers because a one-day tour from Tokyo is possible.It is an ideal ski area for those who want to visit Japan in winter and to ski once.Gala Yuzawa Station is only used in winter....

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Naeba Ski Resort

-Outdoor Activities 

Naeba is one of the large scale ski areas in Japan where there is an altitude differenceand there are many sky slopes.In the past, the World Cup was once held.Because there are large hotels on the slopes, and the neighboring accommodations are substantial,it is recommended have a ski by staying a night....

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Kagura Ski Resort

-Outdoor Activities 

The Kagura area is of high altitude and a large ski area which can be usedfrom the end of November to the end of May.It is attractive for those who want to have a long ski time.A cable car is used from the foot of the mountain to the ski slopes.Lodging facilities are not many. ...

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Accommodation around Echigoyuzawa


Yuzawa Town Tourist Association

Niigata Prefectural Tourism Association

Naeba Princehotel