Discover Gujo Okumino Area

Gujo's unique blend of outdoor activities, historic sites and natural beauty makes it an ideal winter destination. Since Gujo is home to numerous ski resorts and snow parks, anyone with the slightest interest in winter sports will find something to keep them entertained. 

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Getting around the Gujo Okumino Area

The easiest way to get around in the Gujo Okumino Area is by car, since many of the major sights and attractions are not accessible by public transportation. Though, since the Gujo Okumino Area is located quite rurally, it is best to rent a car ahead from one of the bigger destinations close by. You can use our car rental widget in the FAQ menu below. 

Getting to the Gujo Okumino Area

Nearest airport:

The nearest and most convenient airport is Chubu Centrair International Airport in Nagoya. 

  • by car: approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes

 

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How long to stay in the Gujo Okumino Area

We recommend staying in the Gujo Okumino Area between one and two days.
 

Hotels in the Gujo Okumino Area

Flights to the Gujo Okumino Area

The nearest and most convenient airport is Chubu Centrair International Airport in Nagoya. 

  • by car: approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes

Seasonal information

Winter sports:

Ski resorts in Japan typically run from January until April. Though this can differ from year to year, depending on the amount of snow.

  • Takasu Snow Park: click here for the most up-to-date information.

  • Meiho Ski Resort: click here for the most up-to-date information.

  • Dynaland: click here for the most up-to-date information.

  • Washigatake Ski: click here for the most up-to-date information.

  • Hirugano Kogen Ski Resort: click here for the most up-to-date information.

 

Hiking:

The hiking season in this area typically runs from Spring until Autumn.

 

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