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Kagura Ski Resort

Ski & snowboard areas, Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks
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Address: 742 Mitsumata, Minamiuonuma-gun, Yuzawa-machi 949-6211, Niigata Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 257-88-9221

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A Hidden Gem

If you look for a day trip skiing from Tokyo (weekday or weekend) a really great place to go is Kagura (northwest of Tokyo). Train to Echigo-Yuzawa (70min), bus to Kagura (<30... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
LarsLeiram
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Tokyo, Japan
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72 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Tokyo, Japan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

If you look for a day trip skiing from Tokyo (weekday or weekend) a really great place to go is Kagura (northwest of Tokyo). Train to Echigo-Yuzawa (70min), bus to Kagura (<30 min) and there it is. It's a quite wide spread resort resulting in some "transport" and it's mostly "red" ... but it's high altitude, not crowded and best... More 

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Yokosuka, Japan
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127 reviews 127 reviews
53 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I went on my first snowboarding trip here. It has a nice beginner slope at the beginning and then a set of 3 that works well for first timers also. It was a nice little area with beautiful scenery.

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Bangkok
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51 reviews 51 reviews
30 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

very local atmosphere, can be a bit challenge if no Japanese language skill at all. excellent long slop for beginner and dedicate place for sled. not too commercial, really like it.

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Singapore
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51 reviews 51 reviews
19 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Fantastic snow. Magnificent scenery. Wonderful people. Delicious food. What else can you ask for? No dislike.

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