At Obuse Station, this extremely helpful office has English brochures and maps, and rental bicycles (¥400 for first two hours, ¥100 per additional hour; available April to November) that can be returned at three oth…
You can get maps here, en route to the museums from Obuse Station. There's also a cafe, a gift store and a quaint guesthouse out the back (Petit Hotel a la Obuse; singles from ¥8000, twins from ¥12,000) if you decid…
Grab your English-language publications and maps at this office inside the JR Karuizawa Station building. There are also tourist-information offices at Naka-Karuizawa Station and in Kyū Karuizawa Ginza-dōri.
Enquire here about lift passes, accommodation, equipment rentals and ski schools with English-speaking instructors. In summer excellent walking maps are available, as is bike hire (per day ¥3000).
Located at the train station, this small office with enthusiastic staff provides tourist information and can assist with lodging reservations. It also has bicycles that visitors can use for free.
Inside JR Nagano Station, this friendly outfit has colour maps and guides to Nagano and the surrounding areas, and staff who speak good English.
In the Hasuike area, the Shiga Kōgen Tourist Office has English speakers who can help you navigate the slopes and book accommodation.
In the centre of the village. Has English-speaking staff who can assist with accommodation and tour bookings.
Has an English language brochure and map.
Has an ATM.