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Follow in the Secret Footsteps of Nagano’s Silent Ninjas
The Togakure-ryu School and other Ninjas evolved from the hermits who lived deep in Nagano’s mountains. Come explore, and experience ninjutsu in Nagano!
Best Places to Take the Kids in Nagano
Traveling with small children is challenging. Fortunately, Nagano abounds in kid-friendly destinations and activities.
Nature and Hiking Trails in Shiga Kogen
Explore the highland forests and marshes of a Unesco Biosphere Reserve.
Mountain Climbing in the Northern Japanese Alps
Climb some of the most stunning and scenic mountains in Nagano.
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Running the Nagano Olympic Commemorative Marathon in Nagano City
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Wear a Kimono or Ninja Costume (Matsumoto)
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