Tsunan Snow Festival
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.