Shiga Kogen special offer

All-inclusive packages from ¥16,000/person per night.

We genuinely believe that this is the ultimate Japanese winter experience. Ski at Shiga Kogen, one of the best ski resorts in the country, and pay a visit to the nearby Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park, home to the world’s cutest snow monkeys.

We’ve teamed up with two of Shiga Kogen’s most adored accommodation providers (both rate 4.5/5 stars on TripAdvisor) to offer Ski Asia readers exclusive discounts on packages that include accommodation, meals, lift passes, equipment rental, monkey park shuttle and access and hotel transfers. You won’t find a better deal elsewhere.

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Holiday package information below

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Premium Package

Shiga Kogen

Shiga Kogen

Package includes:

• 5 nights at Shiga Palace Hotel (inc. 8% VAT)
• 3-day lift pass for Yokoteyama Ski Resort
• 5 day equipment rental (skis, ski wear, goggles, gloves, helmet)
• 2 meals/day
• Daily onsen tax
• Shuttle to Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park
• Transfers from Yudanaka Station*

TOTAL COST: ¥94,340 ¥80,000/person**

* Shuttle available for 4 persons minimum
** Price based on twin share

Shiga Kogen

Shiga Kogen

Package includes:

• 7 nights at Shiga Palace Hotel (inc. 8% VAT)
• 4-day lift pass for Yokoteyama Ski Resort
• 7 day equipment rental (skis, ski wear, goggles, gloves, helmet)
• 2 meals/day
• Daily onsen tax
• Shuttle to Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park
• Transfers from Yudanaka Station*

TOTAL COST: ¥132,630 ¥113,000/person**

* Shuttle available for 4 persons minimum
** Price based on twin share

Shiga Kogen

Shiga Kogen

Package includes:

• 5 nights at Shiga Palace Hotel (inc. 8% VAT)
• 2 nights at Ryokan Biyunoyado (inc. 8% VAT)
• 3-day lift pass for Yokoteyama Ski Resort
• 6 day equipment rental (skis, ski wear, goggles, gloves, helmet)
• 2 meals/day
• Daily onsen tax
• Shuttle to Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park
• Transfers from Yudanaka Station*

TOTAL COST: ¥139,770 ¥125,000/person**

* Shuttle available for 4 persons minimum
** Price based on twin share

Shiga Palace Hotel

Shiga Palace Hotel

Shiga Palace Hotel is just footsteps from the chairlift of two of Japan’s premier ski resorts – Mt. Yokote (the highest ski resort in Japan) and Kumanoyu.

The hotel itself is a charming mix of traditional Japanese sophistication and western comfort. After a taxing day’s skiing, guests can soak in the hotel’s lavish 100% natural indoor onsen, gorge on locally-sourced food, or watch a movie in the executive lounge.

Ryokan Biyunoyado

Ryokan Biyunoyado

Ryokan Biyunoyado is a gorgeous Japanese-style guest house located in Yudanaka Onsen – a small town near the famous Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park. Visitors looking to embrace Japanese culture will appreciate the traditional tatami rooms, mineral-rich onsen hot spring, kaiseki-style Japanese meals and, not least, the warm hospitality of its owners.

Ryokan Biyunoyada is included as part of the 5 + 2 Premium package only. 

Deluxe Package

Hotel Grand Phenix Okushiga

Hotel Grand Phenix Okushiga

Package includes:

• 5 nights at Hotel Grand Phenix Okushiga
• 5-day lift pass
• 5 days ski rental
• 2 meals/day (for 5 days)
• 1 day pass to Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park
• 1 soft drink ticket for each day
• All tax included

TOTAL COST: ¥168,600 ¥156,000/person*

* Price based on twin share
** Saturday rates: ¥160,300/person; Peak rates (16/12–27/12, 17/03–31/03): ¥177,500/person

*** Blackout dates: 28/12–07/01, 10/02–11/02

Hotel Grand Phenix Okushiga

Hotel Grand Phenix Okushiga

Package includes:

• 7 nights at Hotel Grand Phenix Okushiga
• 7-day lift pass
• 7 days ski rental
• 2 meals/day (for 7 days)
• 1 day pass to Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park
• 1 soft drink ticket for each day
• All tax included

TOTAL COST: ¥236,600 ¥219,700/person* **

* Price based on twin share
** Peak rates (16/12–27/12, 17/03–31/03): ¥245,500/person
*** Blackout dates: 28/12–07/01, 10/02–11/02

Hotel Grand Phenix Okushiga

Hotel Grand Phenix OkushigaHotel Grand Phenix Okushiga is an impressive alpine-style hotel, located a 1-minute walk from Shiga Kogen’s Okushiga Kogen Ski Resort, and just a 40-minute drive from the Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park. The hotel features spacious rooms, public bath with panoramic views over the surrounding mountains, and its three highly-rated restaurants – Japanese, Chinese and Italian – give discerning guests options for refueling after a long day on the slopes.

Hotel Grand Phenix Okushiga took home TripAdvisor’s 2017 Travellers’ Choice award, with a 4.5/5-star rating from more than 120 reviews.

Information

Why Shiga Kogen?

  • Excellent skiing (for all levels) and home to Japan’s highest ski resort.
  • 2nd largest lift-accessed ski area in Japan, spread across 19 inter-connected resorts
  • Former Nagano Winter Olympic venue for several alpine disciplines, including the slalom and giant slalom events.
  • Close to the famous Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park, where you’ll see snow monkeys bathing in the natural hot springs.
  • Packed with culture, with fewer foreigners and less Western influence than other large Japanese resorts.
  • 2.5 hours from Tokyo Station (approx.)

Resources

Read Ski Asia’s comprehensive Shiga Kogen ski resort guide.
Read Ski Asia’s feature on the snow monkeys of Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park.