Mountain Bike Tours (Reservation required)

Tour NoA
The “Downhill Tour” -Mountain Biking in Skiing Areas

Time①9:00~(3.5hrs) ②13:00~(3.5hrs)

Enjoy high speed downhill mountain biking using the Mountain Bike Courses in Nozawa Onsen Ski Resort!

■ Period:June,September,October,November
■ Number of people:2(minimum)~7people
■ Fee:7,500yen per person

For A tour above

※ Meeting Place:COMPASS HOUSE
※ Must be taller than 130cm in height.
※ Rental bike and helmet,glove,protectora, water/drinks,rainjacket, as well as vehicle damage insurance included in the fee.
※ Accident insurance is not included so should be entered personally if needed.

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Tour NoB
The “Lake Hokuryuko” Tour

Time①9:00~(3hrs) ②13:00~(3hrs)

A 10km course, making a round trip of a small lake located 4.5km from Nozawa Onsen and back.

SpringEnjoy biking amongst rape flowers and fresh greenery.

AutumnBeautiful autumn tints and the lovely coloring in the leaves are breath taking!

■ Period :May~November
■ Number of People : 2(minimum)~10people
■ Fee : 4,500yen per person

For B tour above

※ Meeting Place:COMPASS HOUSE 
※ Must be taller than 130cm in height.
※ Rental bike and helmet,glove,protectora,water/drinks,rainjacket,drink as well as vehicle damage insurance included in the fee.
※ Accident insurance is not included so should be entered personally if needed.

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Stand Up Paddle Board Tour (Reservation required)

Tour NoC
The “Lake Hokuryuko” Stand Up Paddle Board Tour

Time①9:00~ ②11:00~ ③14:00〜 ※approximately 2hrs

Ideal tour for beginners!! Cause it’s a lesson on the lake and no waves!
Explore enjoying flowers and greenery from the lake!

■ Period:April〜October
■ Number of People:2(minimum)~15people
■ Fee:4,500yen per person

For C tour above

※ Meeting Place:Nozawa Green Field
※ Guiding fee, rental equipment fee as well as insurance fee is included in this fee.
※ Please be aware that schedule may change due to weather conditions.

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Tour NoD
The “Chikumagawa River” Stand Up Paddle Board Tour

Time①9:00~(3hrs) ②13:00~(3hrs)

A Relaxing Cruising Tour which slowly cruises down the “Chikumagawa River”- the longest river in Japan!

■ Period:April〜October
■ Number of People:2(minimum) ~10people 
■ Fee:7,500yen per person

For D tour above

※ Meeting Place:Nozawa Green Field
※ Guiding fee, rental equipment fee as well as insurance fee is included in this fee.
※ Please be aware that schedule may change due to weather conditions.

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Cooking (Reservation required)

Tour NoE
Cooking “Soba”

Time①9:30~(2~3hrs) ②13:00~(2~3hrs)

A cooking class making Japanese soba noodles from scratch! You will surely be impressed to be able to taste soba made on your own!! Local grandmas who are experts at this will kindly teach you and show you how to make it!

■ Number of people:2(minimum)~10people 
■ Fee:3,000yen per person

For E tour above

※ Meeting Place:Jibasan(爺婆産)
※ Period:April ~November(except Fridays and Saturdays)

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Tour NoF
Cooking “Oyaki”Buns

Time①10:00~(2hrs) ②13:00~(2hrs)

“Oyaki Buns” are yummy steamed buns – traditional Nagano district food with vegetables and fruits inside, wrapped up in flour dough and steamed.

■ Except Fridays and Saturdays
■ Number of people : 2(minimum)~10people
■ Fee : 2,000yen per person

For F tour above

※ Meeting Place:Jibasan(爺婆産)
※ Period:April ~November(except Fridays and Saturdays)

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Craft (Reservation required)

Tour NoG
Handcraft Using Natural Vine

Time①9:00~(2hrs) ②13:00~(2hrs)

Enjoy experiencing “Traditional Handcraft from this region” – handcraft using natural vine.
You can make your own a basket by weaving vine and take it home as a souvenir!

■ Period:April ~November
■ Number of people:2(minimum)~10people
■ Fee: 3,000yen per person

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Dress up in Kimonos/Yukatas (Reservation required)

Tour NoH
Get Dressed up in a Kimono

Time13:00~(2hrs)

Take a walk around Nozawa Onsen Village wearing a Kimono!
An Ideal cultural experience anybody can try!
A professional Kimono stylist will help you get dressed into a Kimono.

■ Period:April ~November
■ Number of people:2(minimum)~6people
■ Fee:3,500yen per person

For H tour above

※ Meeting Place:Sa Ron・de・duex

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Tour NoI
Get Dressed up in a Yukata

Time13:00~(2hrs)

Yukata is made of cotton and more of a casual wear compared to Kimono. Yukatas are recommended for the summer.
A professional Kimono stylist will help you get dressed into a Yukata.

■ Period:April~November
■ Number of people:2(minimum)~6people
■ Fee:2,500yen per person

For I tour above

※ Meeting Place:Sa Ron・de・duex

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Booklet for Collecting Commemorative Seal Stamps of Hot Springs and Tourist Spots

Tour NoJ
Visiting and Collecting Commemorative Seal Stamps of Tourist Spots in Nozawa Onsen

A Stamp Rally visiting hot springs and famous places in Nozawa Onsen collecting their commemorative seal stamps at the collectable stamp stand and if you collect them all you can exchange it with a souvenir towel!
To do this, first of all go to the Ryokan Association located in the center of the village and buy the exclusive stamp collection booklet.

■ Where to buy the Exclusive Stamp Collection
 Booklet & Exchanging place for the towel:
 Nozawa Onsen Ryokan Association
■ Cost of the booklet : 450yen

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The Snow Monkey Tour (Reservation required)

Tour NoK
One of the most popular tours in the winter season!!

A tour combined with easy trekking along with visiting the adorable Snow Monkeys! Enjoy watching the Snow Monkeys dipping in the hot spring even when there is no snow and also playing around joyfully.

■ Period:April ~ November
■ Number of people:2(minimum)~
■ Fee:5,500yen per person

The tour schedule

12:30Commence checking in.
13:00Depart from Nozawa-onsen.
13:30Depart from Iiyama Sta.
14:00Arrive at the Monkey Park. Hike up about 25 mins from here.
Enjoy the Monkey Park.
16:00Depart from the Parking.
16:30Arrive at the Iiyama Sta.
17:00Arrive at the Nozawa Onsen.
  • ① Pick up at Nozawa Onsen
    ■Time:12:30~(4.5hrs)
    ■Meeting Place:
     Nozawa Onsen Kotsu
  • ② Pick up at Iiyama Station
    ■Time:13:30~(3.5hrs)
    ■Meeting Place:
     Iiyama Station
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Booking

Any tour which needs a reservation

Please make a reservation at least 3 days before the activity day from Ryokan Association website. ※Reservation start : April 2017〜

●After receiving the request form, we will send a confirmation within 3 days.

●For the fee, please make a payment at the place where you meet for your activity on that day by cash.

●If there are any problem with anyone who wont follow the instructor by any reason, we may stop the activities right away.

●Please show up on time for your activity. No show or less number of guests then your reservation, we will ask you the cancellation fee.

■Cancellation fee
  • A day before the activity
    50% of an activity fee
  • On the day of the activity
    100% of an activity fee
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