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Address: Hokujo, Kitaazumi-gun, Hakuba-mura 399-9301 , Nagano Prefecture
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Just like an Austrian Alpine style village.

I am here in november so all the ski lifts are closed except the one that goes up the Hakuba Ski Jump which is a must see.The town is a typical alpine style with lots of log... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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81 reviews
73 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am here in november so all the ski lifts are closed except the one that goes up the Hakuba Ski Jump which is a must see.The town is a typical alpine style with lots of log cabins which were mostly set up high so they would be covered in snow in the winter.This is not the best time of... More 

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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

There is no easy way to describe how amazing Hakuba is.. you just have to go and see for yourself! It's full of fantastic people, beautiful snow & heaps & heaps to do & see! We are going back next year and CANNOT WAIT!

Thank EJ_0101
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

The best ski town are resorts I've seen, all the mountains are very close, bus shuttles are available and don't cost a lot. 100% the goods

Thank Matt S
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90 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

We wanted a White Christmas, so the closest place to Australia was Japan. There are plenty of places in Japan to enjoy the snow, but Hakuba was our choice. Easy to get to by bullet train, then at Nagano we transferred to the shuttle bus thus arriving at the bus depot in Hakuba. The place is relatively flat, with beautiful... More 

1 Thank Helen D
Hong Kong, China
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94 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Hakuba-one is one of the top ski resorts in jp. plenty of fresh pow with many slopes of varying degrees of difficulty. there are 2 Olympic slopes of more than 30 deg. Have fun !

2 Thank DLi_hk
Canberra, Australia
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

The eight resorts along the Hakuba Ridge provide a wide variety of skiing and allowed us to choose the resort to match the day's weather and snowfalls. Happo One is always good with lots of possibilities and great snow. Cortina is a must, we did it after the big dump of snow; magnificent valley runs, challenging blacks and blues, and... More 

4 Thank Carol0743
Bellingham, Washington
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63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Friendly, happening place, with plenty of nature to enjoy. Plenty of things to do. Lodging options for any taste. Snow in Winter, or sunshine otherwise. Great place!

1 Thank josanpu
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

awesome snow in January and february. best backcountry. lifts don't get too crowded, enough courses to choose. Nice long beginners slopes for kids.

1 Thank makoskos1971
Greater Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

With so many ski areas to chose from this was a great location. The local bus service is very good, and buses routes link up to all the resorts and are free. There is also a limited evening bus. There are an abundant amount of restaurants to chose from for the evening with various options, Japanese, Italian, western food. The... More 

1 Thank Purdy M
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Loved the free bus shuttles around the resort, amazingly cheap food for a ski resort on and off the slopes. Very friendly people, safe destination.

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