Minakami Glamping

Riverside Oasis

RIVERSIDE OASIS

Minakami glamping resort by Canyons

The newly opened Minakami Riverside Oasis glamping (glamorous camping) area is perfectly located at the entrance to Joshinetsu National Park adjacent to Canyons Minakami Base. Surrounded by native forest in a secluded valley, the site overlooks the pure emerald green waters of the Yubiso River, one of the most picturesque rivers in the Minakami area.

In the daytime you can enjoy one of the many outdoor activities that Canyons has on offer or just relax at your private river setting and make the most of "the swimhole". In the evening enjoy a delicious BBQ of select local produce, sit by the fire and enjoy a panorama of stars.

GLAMPING AND TENT TYPE


All of Canyons tents are produced by YALA glamping tents, Europes largest glamping manufacturer. These tents are designed for comfort and space while blending in perfectly to the natural surroundings.

Space design

Riverside Oasis was designed and built by Aoraki Glamping and Design. Japans premiere glamping company.

SAFARI TENT


Straight out of Africa, this stylish and spacious tent is the perfect glamping space for families or groups that want superior comfort. The tent is spectacularly located overlooking the best swimming hole in Minakami and has its own 5 burner BBQ grill, hammock, 15sqm of covered deck and 25sqm of open deck space. ONLY ONE of these tents available!

Beds: 2 x single beds, 1 double bed

Sleeps: 4 people

Cost: 45,000 yen per tent including breakfast.

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WATERFRONT TENTS - NEW 2020!


A smaller version of the Safari, the waterfront tents are perfect for couples or friends. Let the sound of the Yubiso River soothe you to sleep! 5 tents available.

Beds: 2 x single beds

Sleeps: 2 people

Cost: 23,000 yen per tent including breakfast

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BELL TENTS


Simple but elegant the bell tents are a cozy space for families or friends wanting to enjoy nature. Each tent has a small outside awning area and indoor lounge area. 2 tents available. Up to 2 extra beds can be added to accommodate a total of 6 people.

Beds: 4 x single beds

Sleeps: 4 people (up to 5 with 1 extra beds)

Cost: 35,000 yen per tent including breakfast (5,000 yen per extra bed)


BREAKFAST
A healthy and hearty vegan breakfast is included in the accommodation price. This includes 2 types of bread, 2 types of spreads, oats, scrambled tofu and coffee. Collect your breakfast between 07:00 - 09:00 AM at the cafe and delight your breakfast in your tent or by the river.

BBQ DINNER
Glamping and BBQ are the perfect outdoor combination. Enjoy your BBQ riverside, we prepare everything for you, so all you have to do is grill! We offer high quality local meats and vegetables with 2 different levels to choose from Canyons and Deluxe plan. We also offer full vegan BBQ options, please advise us when booking.

BELL & WATERFRONT
Enjoy a private table at our new riverside group BBQ area.

SAFARI TENTS:
BBQ at your own pace at your glamping tent; private BBQ overlooking the river.

NOTE: Cost of BBQ not included in the accommodation.
See BBQ Details here

Bell Tent - River View

Bell Tent - Interior

Safari Tent - Dining Area

Safari Tent - Interior

Extra Information

*Solar powered lighting is provided

*There is no running water or fridge facilities in the camping area. Toilets & shower facilities are available at the main base just 50m away

*Free shuttle service to and from train stations is available with reservations.

Pick-up from Jomo-Kogen station: 2:00 pm or 9:20 pm

Pick-up from Minakami station: 2:20 pm or 9:40 pm

Drop-off to Jomo-Kogen station or Minakami station: 11 am

Check-in & Check-out

Check-in from 15:00 PM

Check-out: 10:00 AM

Late Checkout 13:00 PM (Extra 25% payment for night charge and subject to availability)

Booking & Payment

Please book in advance. The glamping tents can be booked with any outdoor tour booking by simply choosing the "Glamping option" in the booking form. Availability is not real-time for glamping so we will reply to your requests by email to let you know if the site is available on your preferred dates.

Online payment (Visa/MasterCard).

Cancellation

In the unfortunate event of cancellation by the customer, you may be subject to charges.

Canyons Glamping Includes Breakfast!


Western breakfast is included in the accommodation price. Breakfast is available from 07:00 - 09:00 AM at the cafe.

Minakami Outdoor Tours - STAY & PLAY

Make the most of your stay by adding one of our world-class outdoor tours: canyoning, rafting and packraft tours.

Minakami is one of the best outdoor adventure locations in Japan wand Canyons have a large variety of courses to suit many levels of physicality and thrills; from nervous beginners to adrenaline junkies!

Check out our line up of experiences>> Canyons Minakami Outdoor Tours

How to book

Glamping ONLY bookings >> Please choose your tent from the "Minakami Glamping Booking" section below.

*Glamping only bookings are not available on weekends and holidays.

Glamping + adventure tour bookings>> Please choose your tour(s) first, then on the tour booking page choose the glamping tent under "options"

MINAKAMI GLAMPING BOOKING

Relax in natural comfort (Tours Set Dynamically Below)

Minakami
July - November
GLAMPING Waterfront

The perfect riverside glamping experience for 2 people.

Location: Minakami
Ease of access: Very Easy
Highlight: Enjoy the sound of the river from your private deck
Minakami
July - November
GLAMPING Safari

The ultimate riverside glamping experience for up to 4 people!

Location: Minakami
Ease of access: Very Easy
Highlight: Private deck overlooking your private beach.
Minakami
July - November
GLAMPING Bell

Up to 4 people can fit into this cosy riverside glamper.

Location: Minakami
Ease of access: Very Easy
Highlight: Luxury camping in a fantastic riverside location
Minakami
April - October
Fox Plus Canyon

The ultimate half day of action at Fox Canyon (our most popular course) has just got better and more thrilling! 

Location: Minakami
Ease of access: Very Easy
Highlight: Minakami's most popular Fox Canyon - grade-up version!
Tour level: 3
1
2
3
Tour levels 4+ are available to repeaters
Learn more!
Minakami
April - June
Spring Whitewater Full-Day Rafting

Full-day rafting can only operate during the high water flows in Spring season. This is 'THE' opportunity for an amazing full day rafting experience.

Location: Minakami
Ease of access: Easy
Highlight: World-class full-day whitewater rafting
Tour level: 3
1
2
3
Tour levels 4+ are available to repeaters
Learn more!
Minakami
July - October
Summer Half-Day Rafting

Summer rafting offers a different experience to the big rapids in the spring. Cool water, relaxation, and gorgeous mountain scenery.

Location: Minakami
Ease of access: Very Easy
Highlight: Floating in cool pools and jumping from the river bank into the refreshing waters
Tour level: 1
1
2
3
Tour levels 4+ are available to repeaters
Learn more!
Minakami
April - June
Spring Whitewater Half-Day Rafting

Mountain snow-melt floods the river in Spring. In Minakami we offer World-class whitewater rafting adventures.

Location: Minakami
Ease of access: Easy
Highlight: World-class whitewater rafting
Tour level: 2
1
2
3
Tour levels 4+ are available to repeaters
Learn more!
Minakami
April - October
Fox Canyon

Fox is our most popular canyon and a perfect introduction to the excitement, thrills and adventures of canyoning for beginners. 

Location: Minakami
Ease of access: Very Easy
Highlight: A 20 meter waterfall slider!
Tour level: 2
1
2
3
Tour levels 4+ are available to repeaters
Learn more!