Tsunan Snow Festival

Niigata > Tsunan

This is the snow festival of Tsunan, one of the world’s most prominent areas for heavy snowfall. You can ride snowmobiles, go on a treasure hunt in the snow and have fun in ways that are only possible when you have this much snow. There are also sky lanterns.

Where is it??

12300, Akinari, Tsunan-machi Nakauonuma-gun, Niigata, 949-8313, Japan
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From Tokyo, take the Joetsu Shinkansen to Echigo-Yuzawa Station (1h20min), and then take the Hokuhoku Line to Tōkamachi Station (40min), and then take the Iiyama Line to Tsunan Station (25min). It is a 20 min shuttle bus ride from Tsunan Station.

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