Activities

Tours & Sightseeing

Snow Monkey Tour at Jigokudani in Nagano's Shiga-kogen

This full-day tour brings you to the snow monkeys at the Jigokudani Monkey Park, followed by lunch and snow fun activities. The snow fun part of the tour takes place in the mountainous area of Japan, Shiga Kogen, one of the biggest ski resorts in Japan! The tour will give you the highlights of Japanese winter. Please note: this seasonal tour runs between December 22nd and January 10th and is limited to groups of two people and more.
$162
10 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Nagano Private Tour with Ryokan Accommodation

Enjoy a 2-day, 1 night trip in Nagano where you will spend one full day with an English-speaking guide with a private vehicle taking you around the city—enjoying attractions such as snow monkeys, the famous Zenkoji Temple and later relaxing a traditional onsen (hot springs) and enjoying a traditional Japanese multi-course (kaiseki) dinner. On the second day after checking out of the hotel, spend the free day snowboarding/ skiing or spend more time exploring the city on your own (without tour guide).
$91
8 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park Tour with Entry and Sake Tasting

Nagano prefecture is widely known as the hometown of the Japanese Alps and the host of the Winter Olympics in 1998. This tour will take you to some of the highlights in the northern part of the prefecture. You can take the tour anytime, but the most scenic views you can see during the winter when the snowy landscape creates an unforgettable experience! Don't miss a chance to visit one of the most famous mountain sightseeing spots in Japan. Enjoy seeing the only bathing snow monkeys in the world.
$97
4 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Private Nagano Tour: Zenkoji Temple, Obuse, Jigokudani Park

Enjoy a full day 8-hour tour after getting picked up at the Nagano station or at your Hotel in Central Nagano.Travel with an English speaking tour guide in a private vehicle taking you around the city.Immerse yourself in the city's culture and visit major Nagano attractions such as snow monkeys, the famous Zenkoji Temple, Chikuma River, Obuse Town, and relax in a traditional onsen (hot spring).
$173
8 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Cherry Blossom and Snow Monkey Day Trip from Nagano

This small-group, 8-hour tour takes you from Nagano up to the snow monkeys at Jigokudani Monkey Park, where you can observe the wild Japanese macaques be able to take photos. After visiting Jigokudani Monkey Park you will enjoy a Japanese-style lunch. Afterwards this tour takes you through a few of the best cherry blossom spots the area has to offer. Each spot has different types of cherry blossoms with overall more than 500-1000 sakura trees.
$141
8 hours
Multi-day & Extended Tours

2-Day Tateyama Kurobe Route: Shirakawago, Hida-Takayama from Nagoya

This 2-day bus tour from Nagoya will take you to several popular destinations. On the first day, you will visit Shirakawago, a place that is listed as UNESCO's World Heritage Site, and Hida Takayama, which is also known as "Little Kyoto". After staying overnight at Toyama prefecture, on the following day after breakfast, you will travel through Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route and visit 20-meter tall Snow Wall Otani (until 22 June) where you can experience what being surrounded by snow during the springtime feels like, witness the water discharge from the dam in summer or enjoy beautiful fall foliage of the mountains in autumn.
$288
2 days
Cultural & Theme Tours

Shirakawa-go, Hida-Takayama & Kamikochi in 2 Days from Tokyo

Visit several popular sightseeing spots in Gifu and Nagano prefecture on this overnight trip from Tokyo. On the first day you will visit "Iwamura castle town" where old traditional stores and houses remain and "Gujo Hachiman" in Gifu Prefecture, a castle town built around crystal clear water canals. On the second day, the tour continues to three other destinations: the traditional village Shirakawa-go, with its unique farmhouses; the historic city of Hida-Takayama; and the mountain resort of Kamikochi.
$235
2 days
Multi-day & Extended Tours

2-Day Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route, Shirakawago and Hida-Takayama Bus Tour

Escape the crowds of Tokyo for a relaxing 2-day trip to visit the famous World Heritage Shirakawago and also Hida-Takayama known as "Little Kyoto." You will have a chance to stay overnight at Toyama prefecture and travel through the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route on the second day. There you can experience what being surrounded by 20-meter tall Snow Wall Otani during the springtime feels like, witness the water discharge from the dam in summer or enjoy beautiful fall foliage of the mountains in autumn.
$296
2 days
Walking & Biking Tours

Nagano Full-Day Cycling Tour with Snow Monkey, Obuse Town, Apple Orchards

Enjoy a full day guided 8-hour tour of Nagano while cycling with your English-speaking tour guide and small group. Immerse yourself in the city's culture, visit major Nagano attractions by cyclying through farm villages, apple orchards, along the Chikuma River, and see the Nagano Olympic Area, Snow Monkey Park, Shibu Onsen and Obuse Town.
$145
1 day
Spa Tours

Snow Monkey and Historical Onsen DayTrip Including Making Soba Noodle for Lunch

Enjoy a full-day tour in Yamanouchi-town. Visit the Jigokudani snow monkey park,enjoy watching adorable monkeys and beautiful nature. You will make your lunch by yourself, try making soba noodle with a local teacher! After you enjoyed the traditional soba noodle, your guide will take you to Shibu onsen. Enjoy soaking in the traditional local hot spring in Shibu onsen, and walk around the small beautiful town.
$159
9 hours