Snow Monkeys

Nagano > Yamanouchi

Jigokudani Yaen Koen is the only place in the world where you can see wild monkeys bathe in hot spring baths. The Japanese Macaques which roam and bathe here have thick, fluffy coats that are constantly covered in snow. These “Snow Monkeys” have been captivating visitors from all over the world with their charming personalities and good looks.

Where is it??

6845, Hirao, Yamanouchi Town
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By Train: 7 min bus ride from Yudanaka Station (Nagano Dentetsu Nagano Line) -> 30 min walk.
By Car: 15 km / 20 min from Shinshu-Nakano IC -> 30 min walk

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