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Nestled in the majestic Japanese Alps, Kagura beckons snow enthusiasts to experience the thrill of alpine adventures and breathtaking vistas. A haven for winter sports, Kagura offers a diverse playground for skiers and snowboarders, blending challenging slopes with the enchanting beauty of its mountainous landscape.

Kagura boasts an expansive and varied terrain, catering to all levels of skiers and snowboarders. From gentle slopes for beginners to challenging runs for seasoned riders, the mountain offers a perfect balance of excitement and accessibility. Kagura’s extensive trail network ensures there’s something for everyone against a backdrop of stunning alpine scenery.

Renowned for its reliable snow conditions, Kagura experiences abundant snowfall, providing a prolonged winter season. This makes it an ideal destination for those seeking fresh powder and extended opportunities for alpine exploration. The crisp mountain air and pristine snow create an immersive winter experience.

Ascend to the summit of Mt. Naeba, where Kagura is situated, and be rewarded with breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding peaks and valleys. The expansive vistas add a touch of awe to your descent, enhancing the overall alpine adventure.

Kagura is part of a network of linked resorts, offering seamless access to additional slopes and backcountry areas. Explore beyond the marked trails and venture into the expansive backcountry, where untouched powder runs and off-piste challenges await the adventurous spirits.

Immerse yourself in the vibrant winter culture of Kagura. The resort often hosts seasonal events and festivities, providing an opportunity to experience the local traditions and add a cultural touch to your alpine escape.

While Kagura is celebrated for its winter allure, its beauty extends throughout the year. Witness the transformation of the landscape from the lush greens of summer to the vibrant hues of autumn, making Kagura a destination worth exploring in every season.

Discover the thrill of diverse slopes, breathtaking landscapes, and the joy of winter sports in this captivating mountain retreat. Create memories that celebrate the spirit of Kagura’s alpine wonderland.


Super Express

From Narita Airport

After your arrival, passport and customs clearance, head downstairs to the basement level JR stations, located in both terminals of the airport. The most convenient train is the Narita Express (N’EX), which leaves roughly every half hour for a 53-minute trip to Tokyo Station. Tickets for the entire trip up to Echigo Yuzawa Station can be purchased here; JR East Passes and Japan Rail Passes can also be exchanged at the JR East Travel Service Centers (see below).

JR East Travel Service Centers at Narita Airport
JR East Travel Service Centers can be found at both Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 at Narita Airport. The Centers are open every day from 11:30 am to 7 pm, and handle the sale and exchange of the JR East Pass (available only to visitors from overseas on short-term visas of no longer than 90 days) as well as the Japan Rail Pass (covering all six JR regional companies, and which can only be pre-purchased overseas). Other services include ticket sales and sightseeing information.If the JR East Travel Service Center is closed, go to the JR ticket office. Hours of operation:
Terminal 1: 6:30 to 11:30 am, 7:00 to 9:45 pm
Terminal 2: 6:30 to 11:30 am, 7:00 to 9:50 pm
JR East Info Line
Telephone English information hotline for questions about JR service
Tel: (050) 2016-1603
Hours of operation
10 am to 6 pm; closed during the New Year holidays

From Tokyo Station

At Tokyo Station, head upstairs for the Joetsu Shinkansen (the station is always busy, but all lines are well marked—just follow the signs).
Joetsu Shinkansen trains depart from platforms 20 through 23; most trains stop at Echigo-Yuzawa Station, so you have many choices.

From Echigo-Yuzawa Station

At Echigo-Yuzawa Station, head to the west exit in front of the Hatago Isen Café. They depart from the station quite regularly, however for the please refer to the timetable here.