Located in Japan’s Niigata prefecture and getting an impressive amount of snowfall every year, Yuzawa has always been a popular skiing destination. The city is full of skiing resorts and hot springs, perfect for a few days of relaxing while skiing by day and enjoying the relaxing hot springs bath at night. The city is served by Japan’s impressive rail system, and guests arriving at Echigo Yuzawa Station
will have plenty of choices for hotels and guesthouses near the station or within easy reach of other town attractions.
The main events while in Yuzawa are the many ski lodges and resorts, but one can also enjoy the public park at Yuzawa Park Ski Area
, as well as relaxing at the nearby Yuzawa Park Onsen
, both of which are located within easy reach of many of the hotels in the area. Of course, many hotels and especially lodges in this city come complete with their own ski ranges and plenty of hot spring baths, so depending on where one chooses to stay it may not even be necessary to go far to enjoy these two popular activities.
There’s a lot more to see and do in Yuzawa, and the best way to discover what else this city has to offer in terms of attractions, landmarks, and hotels is by exploring the interactive map on this page.