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Iwappara Ski Resort, Yuzawa-machi

(3.8/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
Close to Tokyo and suitable for beginners and families, Iwappara Ski Resort features wide open slopes, good restaurants, a hot spring, and a ski school. The main slope runs for about 4 km (2.4 mi) and stretches to a width of around 500 m (1,700 ft), while beginners can try the "Snowscoot" experience or head with the kids to the resort's slide area. Take a lesson, provided in Japanese or English, at the ski school. You can easily access the resort from Tokyo via the Shinkansen train, or by taking a shuttle bus from Echigo Yuzawa station. You can even stay in the nearby town and take a daily cable car to the resort. To visit Iwappara Ski Resort on your holiday in Yuzawa-machi, and find out what else Yuzawa-machi has to offer, use our Yuzawa-machi vacation planner.
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  • Never change course a little when I went for the first time 40 years ago, but evolve considerably, child-friendly facilities and ski school. HP too flashy. Good night, it feels good. Just night lighting in white I cold feel.
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  • Mainly using children. Taikomochi a buggy ride to / from the children, because small children are excited! In the area are wide sled, sated, Strider, snow play toys, many do not. Rest house? The nursing room, baby cot, play a simple and helpful.
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  • Pick-up complimentary skiing here in the nice thing about it is. In vehicles such as taxis will come from anywhere at any time. I thought snow room is so-so but the best service.
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