Shiga Kogen, Snow Monkeys, Snowboarding (& Ski) Trip


January 24 - 07:30 pm


January 26 - 09:00 pm

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Shiga Kogen

7148 Hirao, Yamanochi, Shimotakai-gun

Nagano, JP

Join us for our annual snow trip to Shiga Kogen, one of Japan’s largest ski resorts, and home to the snow monkeys that soak themselves in a hot spring for the winter!

This trip features:
– Ski at one of the biggest ski resorts in Japan!
– Experience some of the best powder of the season!
– A chance to see world-famous snow monkeys soaking in a hot spring, and drink the local craft beer!
– Free beginner ski or snowboard lessons!

■ ++To join please sign up on the website ++ ■
[Due logistics such as hotel rooms, bus seats, rentals, options… etc sign-ups must be on the website]

Feel free to invite friends.

■ Trip: Shiga Kogen Snow Trip – January 24-26, 2020

■ Trip Itinerary:

Friday (Jan 24)
19:40 Meet in Shinjuku
20:00 Departure for Shiga Kogen
Short service area stops along the way
Around 00:30 Arrival in Shiga Kogen
Check-in at the hotel
Organize rental wear / have a drink in the lobby or get some rest.

Saturday (Jan 25)
7:30 Breakfast /Gear up
8:30 – 17:00 Ski/snowboarding
At leisure: Enjoy the hotel’s large sento (bath), relax at the hotel
18:00 Dinner
19:30 Apres-ski party

Sunday (Jan 26)
7:30 Breakfast/Gear up
8:30 – 15:00 Ski/snowboarding or
8:30 – 14:00 Optional Snow Monkeys Trip
At leisure: hot shower, hotel’s large sento (bath)
16:00 Departure from Shiga Grand Hotel
Service area stops along the way
~20:45 Arrival in Shinjuku
+++Enf of MeetUp+++

++ For full details please check the website:

■ Price:
Only ¥29,500

Trip includes:
– Bus transfer from/to Shinjuku
– Two-night stay at hotel in Shiga Kogen
– Two breakfasts (Sat & Sun)
– One dinner (Sat)
– Saturday lift pass
– Beginner ski or snowboard lesson on Saturday morning.
– MeetUp fee

■ Discounts: *Please see the website for details.
– Birthday discount
– Beginner discount
– Early-bird discount
– Group discount

■ Trip options and rentals available: *Please see the website for details.
– Private room for 2 people
– Lift pass on Sunday
– Sunday Snow Monkeys Tour (transportation, entrance fee, guide)
– Skis/poles/boots set rental
– Snowboard/boots set rental
– Gloves rental
– Goggles rental
– Helmet rental
– Ski jacket + Pants + Gloves set rental
– Vegan dinner (Sat)
– Ski/snowboard boots Japanese size 29.5 cm and above.

■ Important information:
Please check the website for information about free beginner lessons and other important information.

■ ++To join please sign up on the website ++ ■
[Due logistics such as hotel rooms, bus seats, rentals, options… etc sign-ups must be on the website]


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