Kagura and Naeba Ski/Snowboarding Trip

2021 March 13-14 (Saturday-Sunday)

Yuzawa, Niigata

A snow adventure weekend at Kagura and Naeba!

This Snow Trip Features;

  • FREE SKI/SNOWBOARDING GEAR/EQUIPMENT RENTALS (except protective gear)
  • FREE beginners ski/snowboarding lessons (in English)
  • 3,000yen discount for beginners
  • Two (2) full days in the mountains
  • Clean lodge (just for our group)

Don't miss out on this end of the season snow fun!!!

Trip Itinerary

Friday (Mar 12)

  • Meet the group in Shinjuku at 7:30pm
  • Get on the bus
  • Short stop for food/snacks on the way
  • Arrive in Naeba around 11:15pm
  • Check-in at the hotel

Saturday (Mar 13)

  • Breakfast at 7:30am
  • Get the gear on
  • Ski/snowboarding at Kagura or Naeba (8:30am-5pm)
  • Take a hot shower/bath or visit the local onsen nearby
  • Dinner at 6pm

Sunday (Mar 14)

  • Breakfast at 7:30am
  • Get the gear on
  • Ski/snowboarding at Kagura or Naeba (8:30am-3:30pm)
  • Take a hot shower/bath or visit the local onsen nearby
  • Change clothes/get ready
  • Get on the bus at 4:30pm
  • Stop for dinner on the way
  • Arrive back in Shinjuku around 8:30pm

Trip Inclusion - Extras - Discounts

Price includes;

  • Private bus transportation (round-trip)
  • One (1) day lift pass for Kagura or Naeba
  • Two (2) nights shared accommodation
  • Breakfast for Saturday and Sunday
  • Dinner for Saturday
  • Fun and cute (English-Japanese speaking) tour guides ;p
  • Travel insurance
  • Consumption tax

Extras;

  • Extra day lift pass for Kagura or Naeba (4,500yen)
  • Skis/poles/boots set rental (FREE)
  • Snowboard/boots set rental (FREE)
  • Ski jacket and pants set rental (FREE)
  • Gloves rental (FREE)
  • Goggles rental (FREE)
  • Helmet rental (1,200yen for 2 days)
  • Ski/snowboard boots JPN29.5cm and above (3,000yen for 2 days)
  • Private room for 2 persons (4,000yen/person for 2 nights)

Discount;

  • Beginners (3,000yen) *No lift pass provided
Price: 26,900Yen
Space left: 26 out of 30

Important Notes

  • Itinerary may vary due to the weather, traffic conditions, and other unavoidable circumstances.
  • Rooms will be allocated to your preference.
  • Minimum of 3 and maximum of 5 persons for shared rooms.
  • Male/Female only rooms are available.
  • Group of 3 (or more) friends can have their own room.
  • Private room for 2 persons available for an extra fee on a first-come/first-served basis (limited rooms).
  • The hotel is located just a 7min walk to Naeba ski resort.
  • Shuttle bus from/to hotel/Tashiro will be provided on both days.
  • Restaurants and shops in the ski resorts don't accept credit cards so please bring enough cash.
  • Lunch not provided but available at the ski resort.
  • There will be a 3,000yen fee for ski/snowboard boots JPN size 29.5 and above.
  • Free ski/snowboarding lesson is on Saturday (Mar 13) from 9:30am until 12pm at Naeba ski resort.
  • Lift pass will not be provided if you avail the beginner/first-timer discount.
  • You don't need a lift pass to join our free ski/snowboarding lessons. However, if you're a fast learner and would want to ride the chairlifts, you can buy a "ride ticket" which costs around 300-350yen per ride. On average, beginners only take the chairlifts 4-5 times the entire weekend. Some beginners, not at all!
  • We will try to accommodate all dietary requirements. However, we are unable to guarantee the hotel/lodge can cater for every meal.
  • Soap, shampoo and rinse are provided in the bath (ofuro).
  • Towels available for rent at the lodge for 200yen.
  • You can send your gear by delivery service (takkyubin) to the hotel. Address will be provided upon request.
  • You must check out of your room before 10am on Sunday (Mar 14), and put your belongings in the luggage room before going ski/snowboarding.
  • Final details will be sent to the participants by email two days before the event.

What to wear/bring

  • Skis/poles/boots
  • Snowboard/boots
  • Ski jacket/pants/gloves
  • Ski goggles
  • Helmet
  • Winter/warm clothes
  • Beanie/hat
  • Winter gloves
  • Comfortable shoes/socks
  • Towels
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Toothbrush/toothpaste
  • Lip balm
  • Eye masks
  • Ear plugs
  • Book (to read on the bus)
  • Camera
  • Smartphone
  • Cash

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