Trip IdeasWinter Activities
Snow Monster Night Tour in Shiga Kogen
See unique winter scenery at the top of Japan's largest ski resort. Snow monsters―trees which have been completely covered by ice and snow―stand tall at the peak of Mt. Yokote. On a night tour up the mountain, you can ride a snowcat and enjoy the sight of illuminated forests of snow monsters.
My Story: Drone Aerial Filming at the Foot of the Central Japan Alps
Great Nature of Japan Alps Felt in the Sky "Sky Trip" at Holy Land of Drone
See Nagano in a New Light with Aerial Photography by Drone
Drone aerial photography is becoming more and more popular, now an important part of many traveler's travel kits. Nagano has attracted attention among destinations in Japan for its accessibility for drone enthusiasts.
Beautiful Winter Phenomena
In Nagano's harsh winters, you'll find some of its most beautiful scenery.
Snowy Spring in the Ina Valley
Snowshoe at 2,600 meter heights, see cherry blossoms illuminated at night, and go strawberry-picking in Komagane and Ina.