Towada-Hachimantai National Park

Winter Life in the Shadow of Mount Nyuto

©︎Nyuto Onsen Kumiai Photographer / Sugimoto Kei

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Explore the forests in the foothills of Mount Nyuto on snowshoes, taste warming cuisine, try your hand at local crafts, and soak in mineral-infused hot spring baths

Experience daily life in an idyllic hot spring area at the foot of Mount Nyuto, famous for midwinter snow accumulation over two meters high. After exploring Nyuto's forest on snowshoes, admire the snow-covered scenery from the baths of Tsuru-no-Yu that date back to the 17th century, or try your hand at making an itaya-uma wooden horse, one of the area's iconic local crafts.

Included in the tour is a filling set meal that features a special hot pot made with Japanese yams (yamanoimo). Advance reservations are required.

activity   guided   food   snow   relaxation   snowshoeing  
Available February 1 to March 20 (excluding Saturday, Sunday, and holidays)
Duration 4 hours
Cost Groups: Adults (age 13 and over): 6,300 yen, children (ages 10 to 12): 5,000 yen. *Minimum number of participants: 10, maximum number of participants: 18
Contact Kyukamura Nyuto Onsenkyo
Phone (+81) 0187-46-2244
Email (JP)
Website (EN)

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