2018 Mar 16 ~ 18 (Weekend) @ Nagano
Shiga Kogen Beer Festival (Yokoteyama)

Shiga Kogen Beer Festival (Yokoteyama)

2018 Mar 16 ~ 18 (Weekend) @ Nagano

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This Trip Features:

Craft beer / live music festival
Ski-in ski-out lodge
Over 100 types of craft beer and many bands from Fuji Rock!
Skiing/Boarding at Japans biggest ski resort area

Shiga Kogen Beer Festival (Yokoteyama)
2018 Mar 16 ~ 18 (Weekend) @ Nagano

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A craft beer festival weekend with over 100 kinds of beer at Japans biggest ski resort. Also features lots of live music and DJs, snow monkey tour, free lessons, onsens! Ski-in ski-out lodge at Shiga Kogens highest altitude area Yokoteyama!

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The Shiga Kogen Beer Festival, or Snow Monkey Beer Live as the event is known, is easily the biggest apres. ski event in Japan. The event features over 100 kinds of craft beer from all over Japan and the entry ticket includes a beer glass with five free beer tickets! The festival is also famous for the quality live music with many of the acts also performing at the massive Fuji Rock festival later in the year.

For this trip we will be staying in a ski-in ski-out lodge located right on the slopes of Shiga Kogens highest altitude area Yokoteyama! Combine this festival with skiing/boarding at Japans biggest resort, a visit to the snow monkeys, free lessons, onsens and you have yourself an unmissable weekend. Looking forward to it!

PREVIOUS TRIP PHOTOS THE PLAN
19:30 ~ 23:30
Meet in Shinjuku. Get on the bus. Depart Shinjuku. Stop for a rest/snack break along the way. Arrive hotel, late night drink / onsen or sleep

7:30 ~ 8:30
Breakfast in the hotel restaurant

08:30 ~ 16:30
Skiing and Snowboarding all day at japans biggest resort!

16:30 ~17:30
Soak in the onsen. Relax with a cold drink

17:30 ~18:30
Early dinner in the hotel restaurant

18:30 ~ late
Snow Monkey Beer Live! Live music, over 100 beers (glass and 5 beers included with festival ticket), amazing live music and more!

07:30 ~ 08:30
Breakfast in the hotel restaurant

8:30 ~ 16:00
Skiing / Snowboarding OR Snow Monkey Tour

16:00 ~ 21:30
Bus back to Shinjuku

PRICE INCLUDES
  • Round trip private bus: Shinjuku ~ Shiga Kogen
  • Two nights accommodation - Ski-in Ski-out lodge in the highest altitude area of Shiga Kogen!
  • Dinner on Saturday night
  • Breakfast on both Saturday and Sunday mornings
  • One lift pass for use at all areas of Shiga Kogen
  • Snow Monkey tour on Sunday if not skiing (free)
  • Basic accident insurance for the whole weekend
  • Free beginner ski or snowboard lessons on Saturday morning with qualified English speaking instructors
  • Trip leaders for the whole weekend
  • Total Cost : 32000 yen
RENTALS
Ski Set (Skis, Poles, Boots) (+2000yen per day)
Skis & Poles Only (+1500yen per day)
Ski Boots Only (+1500yen per day)
Snowboard Set (Board, Boots, Bindings) (+2000yen per day)
Snowboard & Bindings Only (+1500yen per day)
Board Boots Only (+1500yen per day)
Wear Set (Jacket & Pants) (+2000yen per day)
Jacket Only (+1500yen per day)
Pants Only (+1500yen per day)
Snow Goggles (+500yen per day)
Snow Gloves (+500yen per day)
Helmet (+1500yen per day)
OPTIONS
  • Lift pass for the final day +4500yen
NOTES
  • Free beginner ski and snowboard lessons (9:30am Saturday)
  • Lift pass for use on Sunday (+4500yen)
  • Private hotel room for two people (+3000yen per person). Make a note when booking if needed.
  • Snow Monkey Beer Live Ticket Details coming soon approx. +4200 (including 5 beers and beer glass)
  • DISCOUNTS: if not skiing discount 3000yen. If coming by your own transport discount 5000yen.
FEATURES
Craft beer / live music festival
Ski-in ski-out lodge
Over 100 types of craft beer and many bands from Fuji Rock!
Skiing/Boarding at Japans biggest ski resort area
SNOW MONKEY HOT SPRING TOUR
FREE SKI AND SNOWBOARD LESSONS
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