Discover Nozawa Onsen

A beautiful area located at the foot of Kenashi mountain. Enjoy the hot springs and ski slopes. The numerous picturesque landmarks, sights and 
 culinary delights of this Japanese village are waiting for you to explore.

Things to see and do

Tours and Activities


Getting around in Nozawa Onsen

The easiest way around Nozawa Onsen is on foot, since the major sights and attractions are within walking distance from each other. 

Getting to Nozawa Onsen

How long to stay in Nozawa Onsen

We recommend staying here between one and two days.

Hotels in Nozawa Onsen

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.

  • Nozawa Onsen Snow Resort: click here for the most up-to-date information.

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Day trips from Nozawa Onsen

Hakuba is a great place to ski with several trails of varying difficulties to navigate and several resort areas to pick from. In summer you can enjoy the astounding nature in ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 59.17

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Ikaho Onsen is one of most famous hot spring towns in Japan. Famous for its many stairs, Ikaho Onsen is lined with local souvenir shops and traditional inns, that will ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 63.40

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Karuizawa is a small town in the mountainous region of Nagano. It's an ideal get-away from Tokyo for nature lovers, as you can easily visit Kumoba Pond and Shiraito Falls. During winter ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 65.13

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Come and visit the majestic Ueda Castle, which stands out above this city.  The city is home to an arsenal of different temples and hot springs as well.

Travel time:

Distance, km: 68.81

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