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Tokamachi Snow Festival

Tokamachi Snow Festival

Mid Feb

The Tokamachi Snow Festival has been held annually since 1950, and provides a fun way to enjoy the snow that this region of Japan..

Niigata 5 Free
Ojiya Hot Air Balloon Festival

Ojiya Hot Air Balloon Festival

Late Feb

Ojiya, in Niigata's snow country, has an annual hot air balloon festival. There's both a hot air balloon competition, as..

Niigata Free
GALA Yuzawa Ski Resort

GALA Yuzawa Ski Resort

Touted as the only snow resort in the world with a shinkansen station, GALA Yuzawa is one of the most accessible ski resorts from Tokyo. The region receives..

Niigata
Naeba Ski Resort

Naeba Ski Resort

Naeba Ski Resort is an icon for skiing in Japan. Located in Niigata Prefecture, this giant resort is owned by the Prince Hotel group. Naeba Ski Resort..

Niigata
Urasa Chrysanthemum Festival

Urasa Chrysanthemum Festival

Late Oct - Mid Nov

Chrysanthemums are Japan's national flower, and there are plenty of them on display at the annual Urasa Chrysanthemum festival..

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Winter in Snow Country 10

Winter in Snow Country

Kim

Minami Uonuma is in the middle of Niigata’s snow country. The winters out here can be harsh but the colder months have their o..

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