8-day package from £ 928
Nozawa Onsen is not just a ski resort, but a small rural town, in the Japan Alps a few hours north-west of Tokyo. It combines traditional Japanese village life with an abundance of 100% natural, high-quality powder snow that lasts well into early May.
Mt. Kenashi (1,650m) is the focus of the snow action at Nozawa Onsen Ski Resort, with an altitude differential of 1,085 metres and a total ski slope area of 297 hectares.
The massive variety of slopes and courses, including the exciting Snow Park, guarantees satisfaction to snow lovers of all levels from the advanced to beginners as well as families.

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Nozawa Onsen is not just well-known for its snow, but it is one of the oldest hot spring resorts in Japan. There are many public hot spring baths across town, in various hotels and traditional Japanese inns, so you are spoiled for choice when looking for somewhere to unwind after a hard day on the slopes.

Day 1 : Arrive Tokyo - Nozawa

Arrive at Tokyo Haneda airport.
Take the train to Iiyama via Tokyo Station using the JR East Pass.
On arrival at Iiyama in the Japan Alps, take a bus service to Nozawa Onsen.
5 nights accommodation at the Nozawa Grand Hotel or similar, in a Japanese/Western style room.

Day 2 : Nozawa Onsen

Skiing or snowboarding in Nozawa Onsen. A 5-day ski pass is included.

Day 3 : Nozawa Onsen

Skiing or snowboarding in Nozawa Onsen.

Day 4 : Nozawa Onsen

Skiing or snowboarding in Nozawa Onsen.

Day 5 : Nozawa Onsen

Skiing or snowboarding in Nozawa Onsen.

Day 6 : Nozawa Onsen - Tokyo

Take the bus from Nozawa Onsen to Iiyama station to board the Bullet train to Tokyo.
Stay 2 nights in Tokyo at the Shinjuku Washington Hotel or similar.

Day 7 : Tokyo

Full day free in Tokyo.

Why not join one of the many JTB Sunrise tours and excursions with English-speaking guide in and around Tokyo? These are just a few of the range available. Contact us to book before you go.day free to explore Tokyo.

 Dynamic Tokyo
 Hidden Kamakura & Enoshima 1-day tour
 Mt.Fuji – Hakone 1-day tour

Day 8 : Depart Tokyo

Transfer to Haneda Airport for departure.

from £ 928

per person sharing twin room.


  • 5 nights accommodation in Nozawa Onsen including breakfast
  • 2 nights accommodation in Tokyo including breakfast
  • Ticket on "Airport Limousine" shuttle bus Haneda Airport to Shinjuku and v.v.
  • JR East Nagano Pass for travel from Tokyo to Iiyama and v.v.
  • 5-day pass for all ski lifts in Nozawa Onsen resort

Not included

  • Bus ticket between Iiyama station and Nozawa onsen (pay on the spot)
  • travel insurance
  • personal expenses