Snow Monkey / Zenkoji Tour – Take a day to visit the world famous Jigokudani wild monkey park, and see the home of two hundred snow monkeys that spend their days keeping warm in natural hot springs. The tour also includes a delicious traditional Japanese set lunch, and a stop at the 8th century Zenkoji Temple.
Matsumoto Castle – Matsumoto Castle is considered a National Treasure of Japan, and is a stunning premier castle rich in culture and history. Ask at the Front Desk to make a booking, as tours run on selected days only.
Kimono Wearing / Tea Ceremony:
This one is a unique cultural experience for the ladies. Experience first-hand the wonders of Eastern beauty as you dress in the spectacular and elegant Kimono. You’ll also get to learn the craft of Origami, the famous and historic practice that dates back many centuries, followed by a traditional Tea Ceremony and Japanese Lunch. Contact the Front Desk should you wish to make a booking for this experience.
Japanese Cuisine and Sushi Making Class
Learn to prepare authentic Japanese sushi and cuisine in a professional kitchen with a world-class certified Sushi Chef Nakazato and enjoy the delicious sushi you prepared yourself for a traditional lunch. Classes are capped at a maximum of 10 guests per class, so you can come away with not only a fun but valuable learning experience. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Whether you’re just starting out or maybe need a bit of brushing up, we can assist you in finding the perfect Hakuba Ski School, instructor or guide suited to your experience level, so you can make the most of your ski holiday
Hakuba Snow Sports are our personal as well as the Valley’s favorites as they deliver professional and personalized lessons in English. Other top picks include Hakuba Ski Concierge for private lessons, Evergreen International Ski School for excellent kid’s programs, and Hakuba Powder Tours for side- and back-country.
We are fortunate in Hakuba to have a number of ski and snowboard shops with a wide selection of choices for all requirements. Rhythym Snow Sports is a one-stop shop with ski and snowboard hire, qualified boot fitters, a massive retail range and a valet service that picks you up, gets you fitted out, and drops you to the slopes afterward. Central Snow Sports also provides a valet service and boasts the widest range of demo skis and boards. Spicy Rentals is Hakuba’s widest-spread hire and retail center, with several shops around the valley, and is a true locals favourite.
Hakuba Valley Lift Passes
Pre-arrange your Hakuba Valley Lift Pass with us so that you can get straight on the mountain and join the ranks of the Hakuba early birds and make those first tracks. With the Hakuba Valley Lift Pass, you are free to explore all 10 resorts that comprise the Hakuba Valley – Happo-One, Hakuba 47, Goryu, Cortina, Norikura, Iwatake, Tsuigaike Kogen, Jiigatake, Kashimayari, and Sanosaka. We can organize your pass for you at any time, but book in advance to receive your pass upon check in so you are ready to hit the slopes.
The team from La Couleur are renowned for the perfect massage whether it be an invigorating deep tissue or soothing aromatherapy style, so you can enjoy a massage in the comfort of your room.
Hakuba Physio and Massage:
Hakuba Physio and Massage is our recommendation for any aches or injuries, with Australian-trained physiotherapists and experts in their field.