GREAT NEWS! We are now accepting bookings for the 21-22 season, the scheduled opening date for NASPA Ski Garden is 24th December 2021

NASPA Ski Garden is a resort exclusive to Skiing. Located adjacent to The NASPA New Otani Hotel, which offers 5 Star Ski-in-ski-out accommodation, this is the perfect location for your family holiday. The resort offers great terrain for beginners and more challenging terrain for advanced skiers.

CAUTION: Snowboarding at NASPA Ski Garden is prohibited, if you would like try Snowboarding please consider the nearby GALA or Iwappara resorts


Available: Every day; for all ability levels (Levels 1 - 6) *Ski Only*

Start times: Vary depending on lesson length 09:45, 13:00 or 13:30

Minimum age: 4 years old

Capacity per instructor: 1 - 6 participants

Pricing per instructor

  • 2 hours - 22,000 JPY

  • 3 hours - 30,000 JPY

  • 4 hours - 38.000 JPY*

  • 5 hours - 44,000 JPY*


  • * 4 & 5 Hour Lessons are plus a 1-hour lunch break

  • Lift tickets and rental are not included in the price and are to be prepared before the lesson start time

Access Information

The most convenient way to travel to NASPA is by Bullet Train. Regular services operate from Central Tokyo to Echigo-Yuzawa Station, taking less than 90 minutes. Free shuttle bus services run throughout the day from the station to NASPA.

If you are travelling by car, exit the highway at the Yuzawa I.C. (Kan-Etsu Exit 16), it is then only 2km to the free NASPA parking area.

Address: 2117-9 Yuzawa, Minamiuonuma District, Niigata 949-6101

Visit NASPA Ski Garden Official page

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