Tourist Information in Obuse

Obuse Tourist Information Center

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…
Tourist Information in Obuse

A la Obuse Guide Centre

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…
Tourist Information in Karuizawa

Karuizawa Tourist Association

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.
Tourist Information in Myōkō Kōgen

Tourist Information Center

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).
Tourist Information in Bessho Onsen

Bessho Onsen Ryokan Association

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.
Tourist Information in Nagano

Nagano Tourist Information Center

Inside JR Nagano Station, this friendly outfit has colour maps and guides to Nagano and the surrounding areas, and staff who speak good English.
Tourist Information in Shiga Kōgen

Shiga Kōgen Tourist Office

In the Hasuike area, the Shiga Kōgen Tourist Office has English speakers who can help you navigate the slopes and book accommodation.
Tourist Information in Nozawa Onsen

Nozawa Onsen Visitor Centre

In the centre of the village. Has English-speaking staff who can assist with accommodation and tour bookings.
Tourist Information in Togakushi

Togakushi Tourist Information Center

Has an English language brochure and map.
Post in Nagano

Nagano Ekimae Post Office

Has an ATM.