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naena waterfall

Naena Waterfall

Naena Waterfall is an impressive 55m waterfall framed by steep basalt walls on each side with thundering water crashing on to the large boulders below.

Ryokan Hanabun

Onsen

All the hot spring (onsen) baths in Myoko and the prices to enter them.

Sasagamine

Sasagamine

Sasagamine is located deep in the Myoko mountain range and is a part of Myoko Togakushi Renzan National Park.

Umigatari Joetsu Aquarium

Umigatari Joetsu Aquarium

Umigatari Joetsu Aquarium was rebuilt in 2018. It is one of the few places in Japan where you can see beluga whales and magellanic penguins.

Kimi no I

Kimi no I

Kimi no I is a great place to visit for lovers of Japanese sake and for those who enjoy traditional Japanese culture.

Ryotei Ukiyo

Ryotei Ukiyo

Ryotei Ukiyo is a traditional high-class Japanese restaurant that represents the region’s food culture.

Experience Myoko with a guided tour

Kanzuri

Kanzuri Tour

Learn the history of Kanzuri, a famous traditional fermented seasoning made in Myoko. Tasting included in the tour.

kimi no i

Kimi no I Brewery Tour

Take a tour of this famous sake brewery and learn about its history & method of production. You will also get to taste some of the famous sake.

E-Bike Tour

E-Bike Cycling Tour

Explore the natural beauty of the areas around Lake Nojiri on an e-bike with a knowledgable local guide.

Sekiyama Shrine

Sekiyama Shrine Tour

Retrace the footsteps of Shugendo pilgrims with this tour of Sekiyama Shrine and the gardens.

Mt Myoko

Mt Myoko Hiking Tour

Climb and learn about Mt Myoko with a local guide. See waterfalls, small shrines and more on this challenging hike.

Find Places to Stay

From ¥19,000
Lotte arai resort
Lotte Arai Resort
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Lotte Arai Resort is nestled among mountainous countryside that spreads scenically from Mt. Myoko to the ocean.

From ¥4,400
tabataya
Ryokan Tabataya
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Only a 1-minute walk from Myoko Suginohara Ski Resort, Ryokan Tabataya features Japanese-style rooms with free Wi-Fi in the lobby & rooms.
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Japan Snowsports
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The Japan Snowsports lodge, owned by a Dutch couple, is beautifully located at walking distance from the slopes of Madarao ski resort.
From ¥5,400
wakui hotel
Wakui Hotel
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A 2-minute walk from Akakura Onsen Ski Resort, Akakura Wakui Hotel offers natural hot spring onsen & free Wi-Fi through out the entire hotel.
From ¥5,300
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Hotel Alpen Blick
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The superb location allows you to enjoy the magnificent view of Mt. Myoko. You can see a picturesque view of Mt. Myoko and Lake Nojiri.

From ¥4,000
enzan
Hotel Village Enzan
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Hotel Village Enzan is located on the main street in Ikenotaira linking all three of Myoko’s main ski areas.

From ¥5,000
Puruku
Lodge Puruku
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1 minute from Suginohara Ski Resort slopes. Set in the forests of Myoko Kogen Lodge Puruku allows to immerse yourself in the four seasons of Myoko.
From ¥9,000
Hotel Taiko
Hotel Taiko
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Only a 5-minute walk from Akakura Onsen Ski Resort, Hotel Taiko features indoor and outdoor public hot spring baths, massages and a sauna.
From ¥4,000
silver otowa
Silver Otowa
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A great base for trekking and out door activities in the green season. In winter the lodge is only a short walk from Ikenotaira Onsen ski resort.
From ¥4,500
sora tobu usago
Sora Tobu Usagi
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Located directly next to Myoko Suginohara Ski Resort, Soratobu Usagi offers Japanese-style accommodations, free Wi-Fi in public areas and a shared lounge.
From 4,500
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Canadian House
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A 5-minute drive from Akakura-Onsen Ski Area, Canadian House boasts a tennis court, a rose garden and free Wi-Fi making this cosy inn a great place to stay.
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Woody House Kazamidori
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A log-style lodge that serves delicious food. The lodge is 5 minutes from Akakura Kanko ski resort by foot.

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