Come for the snow stay for the culture!
Japan is a land of rich culture, delicious food, beautiful scenery, futuristic cities and friendly and inviting people. Whilst you will get to experience a taste of Japan if you just travel to the snow, the real Japan awaits beyond the ski resort boundaries.
Add a visit to the Geisha city of Kyoto, wander through the bright lights of Tokyo or simply take in the countryside as you speed along on a bullet train. There are so many ways to experience something special and turn your trip into a unique Japanese adventure.
Whiteroom can add in any pre or post tour Japan travels you would like. See sections below for more information and a small taste of the accommodation options on offer. Give us a call and we can help you to arrange the best ski and cultural holiday.
Add a side trip to a new place to really experience the wonder of Japan. We’ve got a place for first timers or the seasoned Japan traveller!
Population: 125 million
If you want world class powder skiing, then you need to ski and/or snowboard in the northern island of Hokkaido. Nearby Siberia and the Sea of Japan combine to make Hokkaido a powder machine – with up to 30m of light dry powder falling in some areas!
Nagano - Niigata
Located ~ 4 hours north-east of Tokyo, this region is home to Hakuba Valley and 11 ski resorts that offer a wide variety of terrain. Nearby Nozawa Onsen is home to Japans famous bathing monkeys!
Want to escape the crowds and experience authentic Japanese culture? The Tohoku region is located in the northern part of Honshu Island and is scattered with ski resorts, about 580km north of Tokyo. The area is rich in traditional Japanese culture and famous for its festivals and numerous natural onsen.
Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka, Sapporo.. there are so many beautiful places to experience the culture of Japan. Let us help you choose the best stopover for your trip!
TRAVEL WITH THE EXPERTS!
Whiteroom is an IATA registered travel agency with over 10 years specialising in Japan snow holidays. Our knowledgeable travel consultants can arrange flights, transfers and unique accommodation options to create your perfect travel package.