Nagano-ken Things to Do

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Nagano-ken Things to Do

  • Zenkoji Temple

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Nagano Things to Do

    The Rokujizō are located to the right of the Daikanjin. The Rokujizō are statues of the six Bodhisattvas, who gave up Buddhist enlightenment, in order to provide salvation to others. The Bodhisattvas are said to be able to commune with the six realms of hell, starvation, beasts, carnage, human beings and divine beings.

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  • Snow Monkey Park

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    Nagano Things to Do

    Without a doubt, one of the coolest spectacles in all of Japan is to watch the wild snow monkeys of the Japanese Alps sit out a snowy winter day soaking in the hot waters of a naturally-heated onsen. At Jigokudani Yaenkoen monkey park, just above Nagano, you can see these migratory macaques, the world's most northerly primates (besides man) forage...

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  • Yudanaka Shibu Onsen Resort

    Nagano Things to Do

    Nagano Prefecture has the second largest number of spas in Japan, and there are many hot spring resorts here - Yudanaka-Shibu Onsen, Hakuba Onsen, Omachi Onsen, Shirahone Onsen etc. We went to the Yudanaka-Shibu Onsen Resort and stayed in a ryokan (with its own bath). This town has 9 different hot springs, and the 1300-year-old Shibu Onsen has 9...

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  • Shiga Kogen Skiing

    Nagano Things to Do

    Nagano has many winter resorts, very suitable for skiing enthusiasts. E.g. Hakuba (the resort's powdery snow is said to be of the highest quality in the region) and Shiga Kogen (with 21 ski areas, including some courses used in the 1988 Winter Olympics). During our Shinkansen train ride from Tokyo to Nagano, we saw quite a number of young Japanese...

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  • Go to Lake Nojiri (Nojiriko)

    The lake is a good place for outdoor activities: boating, sailing, fishing, hiking anb barbequeing.It offers a fine view of Mt. Myoko in the distance.

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  • Skiing!!!

    HAKUBA SKI RESORT-- We experienced having a winter camp here and it was ammmazing. Imagine seeing snow (the Japan Alps, excuse me *wink*) for the first time and gliding on skis to boot. It was embarassing falling face-down on the al-white mountain, but a blushed face is common anyway. And there is always the first time (yeah, right). I was pretty...

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  • Urugi: Let someone take you there

    URUGINagano PrefectureThis is a small mountain village at the bottom of Nagano Prefecture bordering Gifu and Aichi. Farmers. Few Stores. Police Station. School. Fields and fields of cultivation. The golden colour of rice. Vegetables. No fruits. I realize the fruits are more abundant in the tropics, but here there are delicious vegetables- ripe...

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  • Matsumoto Hotel Kagetsu

    It was 12-day stay and enjoyable - its location to main sight-seeing sites is within a few minutes'...

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  • Matsuya Ryokan

    This is a very traditional ryokan. The whole place is so Japanese. It's taken care by 2 elderly...

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  • Tateshina Tokyu Resort

    4026-2 Kitayama Aza Shikayama, Chino, Nagano Prefecture, 391-0301, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Uematsuya Ryokan

    1628 Bessho Onsen, Ueda, Nagano Prefecture, 386-1431, Japan

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Business

  • Business Hotel Noble Iiyama

    2900 Iiyama, Iiyama, Nagano Prefecture, 389-2253, Japan

    Good for: Solo

  • Hotel New Silk

    1-1 Nishikicho, Iida, Nagano Prefecture, 395-8739, Japan

    Satisfaction: Terrible

    Good for: Solo

  • Shimaya Ryokan

    We chose Shimaya as our first stop in the Nagano hinterland on our Snow Monkey expedition. It was a...

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  • Ebisu Hotel

    4941 Ina, Ina, Nagano Prefecture, 396-0021, Japan

    Good for: Business

  • Aqa Hotel Sakudaira Station

    23-6 Sakudairaeki Kita, Saku, Nagano Prefecture, 385-0027, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

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