Japan Powder Ski Trip

A ski trip to Japan means world-class powder skiing!

With the Hokkaido resorts benefiting from Siberian weather systems ensuring huge amounts of light dry powder. That’s why it’s also called Ja-Pow. Japan is a fascinating country with an interesting history and unique traditions that will captivate you. Whether it’s the food or the relaxing hotsprings “Onsens”, one thing is certain – a ski trip to Japan is one you will never forget.

We will ski the ski areas around Niseko and Furano on the Japanese northern island Hokkaido and skitour the Volcanos Yotei, Shiribetsu and Tokachidake.We stay at nice lodges and B&B’s and the trip starts and ends at Sapporo New Chitose airport.

Skiing Itinerary:
Day 1:
Arrival at Sapporo New Chitose Airport, Privat transport to Niseko, aprox. 2H
Overnight at Lodge in Niseko
Day 2:
Skiing in Niseko
Overnight at Lodge in Niseko, Onsen
Day 3:
Skitour to volcano Shiribetsu next to Rusutsu, + 800m
Overnight at Lodge in Niseko, Onsen
Day 4:
Skitour to the volcano Yotei, + 1400m, (+ 300M if possible to ski down to the crater)
Transport: 0,5H
Overnight at Lodge in Niseko, Onsen
Day 5:
Skiing in the Niseko skiarea and it’s north face, small skitour to the hidden Onsen
Overnight at Lodge Niseko
Day 6:
Transport to Furano, aprox. 4H
Afternoon or night skiing in Furano
Overnight at Hotel in Furano
(For those only doing the first week this is the arrival or departure day from Sapporo airport)
Day 7:
Skiing in the Furano skiarea
Overnight at Hotel in Furano
Day 8:
Skitour to volcano Tokachidake (+1500m) in this Back Country Paradise, wild Onsen in the forest, Transport aprox. 1H
Overnight in Hotel in Furano
Day 9:
Skitour to volcano Furanodake
Overnight at Hotel in Furano
Day 10:
Skitour to volcano Asahidake, + 600m
Overnight in Furano, Onsen
Day 11:
Departure day: Transport to New Chitose Airport aprox. 3H
4 Pax: 4486.-€ / Person
5 Pax: 3997.-€ / Person
6 Pax: 3671.-€ / Person
Included in the price:
Organisation,UIAGM-mountain guide, accommodations with dinner & breakfast in standard double rooms, Privat transport from and to Sapporo New Chitose Airport
Not included in the price:
Flights, lunches, drinks, personal Insurance (Accident, cancelation, travel, etc.), Avalanche Safety Equipment, Ski passes
How to get there:
Fly to Tokyo Narita Airport and than continue with an inland flight to Sapporo New Chitose Airport (CTS) (aprox. 1,5h)

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