Trip IdeasHighland Fields and Farms
Nature and Hiking Trails in Shiga Kogen
Explore the highland forests and marshes of a Unesco Biosphere Reserve.
Where to See Flowering Fields in Nagano
Around Nagano’s ski resorts and historic sites, you can see wisteria, lavender, lilies and more. In the mountains, beautiful alpine flowers bloom throughout the summer season. Among myriad beautiful gardens and landscapes, we’ve chosen some of the most picturesque, accessible locations below.
Two Days of Driving Around the Roof of Japan
Take a trip along the Venus Line, one of Nagano's most picturesque highland drives.
Beating the Summer Heat in Shiga Kogen
Shiga Kogen, one of Japan's largest ski resorts in winter, is a trekker's paradise during summer.
Hot Springs and Waterfalls in Matsukawa Gorge
Take a day-trip from Nagano City to enjoy beautiful autumn colors and soothing hot springs.