Nagano Prefecture

Japan
Nozawa Onsen Snow Resort showing a hot spring and a luxury hotel or resort as well as a small group of people

Popular cities in Nagano Prefecture

Karuizawa which includes night scenes and markets
Karuizawa
Known for Cross-country skiing, Golf and Museums
Love museums, golf, and nature? Get away to Karuizawa!

Reasons to visit

  • Karuizawa Prince Shopping Plaza
  • Karuizawa Prince Hotel Ski Resort
  • Karuizawa Church
Matsumoto Castle featuring a pond, heritage architecture and a sunset
Matsumoto
Known for Historical, Castle and Museums
Get away to Matsumoto! Enjoy the castle, history, and hot springs.

Reasons to visit

  • Matsumoto Castle
  • Kappa Bridge
  • Matsumoto Performing Arts Center
Nagano featuring a waterfall
Nagano
Known for Cross-country skiing, Cultural activities and Temples
Enjoy vegetarian food and go skiing in this scenic mountain region, explore the ancient wooden Zenkoji Temple and historic castle, and hear legends of ninja warriors.

Reasons to visit

  • Zenko-ji Temple
  • M-Wave Olympic Memorial Arena
  • Nagano Olympic Stadium
Jigokudani Monkey Park showing snow and a small town or village
Yamanouchi
Known for Friendly people, Cultural activities and Cross-country skiing
Explore relaxing Yamanouchi: its skiing, hot springs, mountain views, and more!

Reasons to visit

  • Shiga Kogen Ski Area
  • Shibu
  • Jigokudani Monkey Park
Hakuba
Hakuba
Known for Cross-country skiing, Mountains and Sports
Trip time! Discover the skiing, mountains, and adventure in Hakuba.

Reasons to visit

  • Hakuba Goryu Ski Resort
Chino
Chino
Known for Nature, Museums and Theme parks
Come to Chino and enjoy its natural setting, museums, and history.