Niseko

The town of Niseko, on the northern island, Hokkaido, won the title of 'Japan's Best Ski Resort' at the World Ski Awards 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 are the biggest and one of the most popular clusters of ski resorts on Japan's northernmost main island. With an average annual snowfall of over 15 meters, is one of the snowiest ski resorts in Japan and thus the world. Niseko also has a thriving après scene for people who like to party, and a vast choice of accommodation options for people.

Access info

New Chitose Airport New Chitose Airport⇒Bus[2hr40min]⇒Niseko
Narita International Airport Narita International Airport⇒Flight [1hr] ⇒New Chitose Airport ⇒Bus [2hr40min] ⇒Niseko
Kansai International Airport Kansai International Airport⇒Flight [2hr] ⇒New Chitose Airport⇒Bus [2hr40min] ⇒Niseko

Terrain

The Niseko ski resort receives the Powderhounds award for the best ski terrain in Japan every year and it is suited to skiers and boarders of all ability levels. Niseko has beautiful scenery of white mountain is made up of four interconnected areas, as An'nupuri, Niseko Village, Hirafu, and Hanazono, and offers the large variety of groomed runs that are ideal for families, beginners, and intermediates. For ski enthusiasts, Niseko offers very impressive options that are great off-piste skiing on the slackcountry and backcountry, so there is permitted both off-piste and out of bounds riding.
The main difference that sets Niseko apart from other Japanese ski resorts may fun the combination of both alpine and tree skiing.

Piste

Courses 22 Slope Gradient 40 degree Longest Run 5,300 meter Summit 1,200 meter
Condition
Non-groomed 25% Groomed 65% Mogul 10%
Types
Beginner 45% Intermediate 28% Advanced 27%

Accommodation

Snowfall

Niseko has not so many days in fair-weather, so Skier who want to get a tan might not like the only one. Niseko rarely sees the sunshine and has plenty of cold weather in the winter season, but ski enthusiasts may love the not good weather, that makes a reason for that is all lovely powder and scenery.

Aerial Lift

Chair lift

For one 1
For two 7
For four 4
Gondola with
8-people capacity
1

Information

Ticket(one day)

Adult Lift Ticket 5,500yen~
Junior Lift Ticket 3,000yen~
Senior Lift Ticket 4,100yen~

Rental (one day)

Ski Set 5,000yen~ Snowboard Set 5,000yen~ Wear 4,700yen~

School

Lessons Ski Snowboard
Language English English
Adult  4,500yen~ Junior 4,500yen~

Language

English Staff, Brochures, School, Trail Map, Ski Field Signs, Food Menu

Credit Card

Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners

Convenience

Wifi Spot Available Kids' Park Available Snow Park Available

Season

Open Date Nov.23,2017
Close Date May.06,2018
Open hour Weekday 8:30 am - 16:30 pm
Weekend and Holiday 8:30 am - 16:30 pm
Night 16:30 pm - 20:30 pm
Address Address: 204 Yamada, Kutchan-Cho, Abuta-Gun, Hokkaido 044-0081
Offical site http://niseko.ne.jp/en/niseko/  
http://www.grand-hirafu.jp/winter/en/

Accommodation