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.
Two Days of Driving Around the Roof of Japan
Take a trip along the Venus Line, one of Nagano's most picturesque highland drives.
Running the Nagano Olympic Commemorative Marathon in Nagano City
Commemorating the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, the Nag...
Tour de Utsukushigahara Bicycle Race in Matsumoto
DescriptionOne of Japan’s biggest hill climb races, th...
Mountain Bike Tours in the Japan Alps (Matsumoto)
DescriptionLocated in Norikura Highlands with easy ac...
Wear a Kimono or Ninja Costume (Matsumoto)
DescriptionHanakomichi is the place where you can rent ...
Climbing Mt. Shirouma and the Hakuba Daisekkei
DescriptionMt. Shirouma is a 2,932m high peak of the Nor...
Canoeing, Kayaking, and SUP on Omachi's Lakes
DescriptionCanoe, kayak, and more on Omachi’s beautif...