NOZAWA ONSEN SKI RESORT<br>Promotional tour of ski resort and onsen guiding

Promotional tour of ski resort and onsen guiding

POST: 2020.11.14

Nozawa Onsen Village has long flourished as a therapeutic bathing area, and the atmosphere of old Japan still remains strong. Nozawa Onsen is a mecca for snow sports and has produced more Olympic athletes than any other town in Japan. In Nozawa Onsen Village, there are many hidden gems that only a local can help you find. Why don’t you visit Nozawa Onsen Village and experience the charm of snow-covered mountains and old Japan?
※The number of participants is limited, so please subscribe as soon as possible.

Date:【Ski resort guide for beginner or intermediate & Strolling in the Onsen village】
 You can choose from 20th or 21st December 2020.

【Ski resort guide for intermediate or advanced & Strolling in the Onsen village】
 You can choose from 17th or 18th January 2021

※We will meet at 9:00 a.m. on the day, so please arrive at Nozawa Onsen earlier to give yourself time enough to get ready.
Tour Details:【Morning session: Ski resort guiding】
You can enjoy skiing in one of the largest slopes in Japan with a local guide who knows the Nozawa mountains inside out. You can also get a guide to explain the history of the ski area and knowledge of the surrounding mountains.
If you are comfortably wedge turning on GREEN runs and can ride a chairlift, please participate the [beginner or intermediate] program in December.
If you can ski parallel and control speed with round turns on challenging GREEN runs or BLUE runs, please participate the [intermediate or advanced] program in January.
※Please note that depending on the operation of the lifts on the day, we may not be able to offer a slope guide.

【Afternoon session: Strolling in the Onsen village】
You will see the outdoor hot spring baths that have been passed down from generation to generation in the village and an unique traditional “Onsen laundry room”, while introducing the good old life and culture of the hot spring village. During the walk, you can try making hot spring eggs.
Meeting & Dismissal:Please meet at Hikage infomation center of Nozawa Onsen Ski Resort at 9:00 am.
The tour will end at Hikage infomation center of Nozawa Onsen Ski Resort at 3:30 pm.
※After the dismissal, we will ask you to fill out a questionnaire, so please allow about 30 minutes for your participation.
※The details will be sent by e-mail.
Price:You can participate the tour for free.
We will give you 5,000 yen per tour participant as part of your stay, so please take this opportunity to come to Nozawa Onsen for reasonable price.

・Ski resort and Onsen guide
・Lift tickets
・Ski/Ski boots/Pole Rental (if necessary)
・Snow Jackets and snow pants Rental (if necessary)
※To prevent the spread of COVID-19, other ski gears which directly touch your skin, such as gloves, goggles, helmets etc., are not available for rent.
※Please make your own transportation and accommodation arrangements to and from the site.
Eligible Person:Nationality: Oceania, North America, and Europe
※Please be aware that we may not be able to accept your booking if the number of applicants is too large.
Booking:Please send an email to the following e-mail address, stating the name of your representative, the date you are going to attend, the number of people, and the phone number.
※Please subscribe at least 7 days before each implementation date.
Others:Childcare facilities are available. If you wish to use them, please contact us when you make your booking.
※Please note that this tour will be recorded. The video and photos may be shown on the web or in the media at a later date.

This promotional tour is part of a project of the Japanese Sports Agency.