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One day trip to - SNOW MONKEY PARK & Shibu Onsen(Hot Spring) for FIT Group (Max.6 pax.)
approx. 7 hours round trip from Nagano Station in winter season.

1. Tours by Location; Central Japan (NAGANO Prefecture) JIGOKUDANI YAEN (Wild Snow Monkey) KOEN

2. Tour Features;
Come and encounter SNOW MONKEYS in Onsen (Hot Spring) with your certified tour guide-interpreter from JR Nagano Station!

(Guide may assist you from TOKYO/NAGOYA at no extra cost in case. Ask when you make reservation.)
Day Return possible from your hotel in TOKYO/NAGOYA/KYOTO/KANAZAWA !

Please be ready for Snow Trekking Shoes & Wear before you join!

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Tour Time 1010 am Meet~ 1732 pm disband
Dates of Operation Daily in winter season (Dec.~Mar.) Subject to availability
Meeting Place

Meet at JR Nagano Stn. Shinkansen Exit at 1010am
(Recommended to board either Hokuriku Shinkansen KAGAYAKI from TOKYO 836am / KANAZAWA 848am, or

JR Ltd.Exp. Shinano from NAGOYA 700am) to NAGANO.

Use your Japan Rail Pass to Nagano.

JRP not valid beyond Nagano.

Duration JR Nagano Stn. - SNOW MONKEY Park round trip approx. 7 hours
Tour Price JPY40,000- (IN JAPANESE YEN) per group (fee per person is JPY10,000×4pax、JPY8,000×5pax)
Expenses not included in the Tour Price

Transportation, meal, park's admission, bath-charge(JPY500~/pax) are not included.

You will buy your Snow Monkey PASS (JPY3,200-per pax) at Nagano station that cover transportation beyond Nagano and park's admission. (bath-charge not covered)


Nagano1032→1117Yudanaka1201→1216Kanbayashi Onsen1220→(Walk 45mins.)→1305 SNOW MONKEY Park 1350→(walk 45mins.)→Kanbayashi Onsen1451 →1456ShibuOnsen1611 →1621Yudanaka1643→1732Nagano (Taxis may be available at Yudanaka-Snow Monkey, however not included in the fee)

Guide's Name Mitsuru(Mark)Sakai MR or his guide friends
Guide's Website -
Language English
Distance of the Route 5㎞ in the snow mountain

To Make a Reservation, Send an email to First Contact Mail address with

(1)your name(MR/MRS/MS) ,

(2)number of participants (state number of children if included),

(3)desired tour date & day of the week,

(4)name & phone numbers of your hotels in Japan(or your contact MOBILE e-mail address & phone number preferable).
[First contact Mail] sakai-mha@kzf.biglobe.ne.jp

Guide's Cellphone Number(for Emergency) Guide Name of the day, Further Contact Cellphone Number & e-mail to be informed after reservation.
Tour Terms & Conditions

According to the JGA terms and conditions. (* Click here)

except following info.

Cancellation fees

15days prior to the reserved date or before JPY20,000-(50%)/group, after that date JPY40,000-(=100%(=NOT Refundable)) are applied.

Refundable only due to the bad weather cancellation.
This is informed at least one day prior to departure.

Bank handling fee at your cost.


Pay full amount (JPY40,000- (IN JAPANESE YEN)) in advance to confirm the reservation.

Bank account to be informed upon reservation.

Some guide accept Pay Pal.
No refund shall be given even if monkeys do not appear.
Guide's Transportation to Kanbayashi Onsen & Snow Monkey Park admission fee included.

Attendees' transportation etc. NOT included.

This tour is NOT INSURED.

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