Things to do in Nagano, Japan

Togakushi Shrine
2016.02.01
Let’s tour spiritual places at Togakushi Shrine.
You are sure to be happy with the 5 benefits of this shrine! This time I’d like to introduce Toga
Kagami-ike
2015.12.25
Mystical “Kagami-ike” will astonish you!
The beauty of Mt. Togakushi created by nature. The name, Kagami-ike, or “Mirror Lake” explains ever
Matsumoto Castle
2015.12.02
Matsumoto-jo Castle was built 400 years ago to win gun battles (Nagaono Prefecure)
The impressive, Matsumoto-jo Castle. The oldest castle tower in Japan has 5 tiers and 6 floors, a
Grape picking
2015.10.16
Autumn is the season of harvest! From grape picking to visiting wineries, let’s enjoy all the benefits of grapes! 【Nagano】
Autumn has finally arrived! Some of you might think autumn foliage, but in fact, autumn is also t
2015.08.18
A 10 min walk way from the top of Mt. Shiroumadake! Enjoy the best scenery around the ”Hakuba mountain villa”!
You can view the best scenery at Hakuba mountain villa! My son and I went up to Mt. Shiroumadak
2015.03.31
Only once, every 7 years! Zenkoji-temple’s ”Gokaicho”, where you can see a replica of a hidden Buddhist statue starting April 5th this year!
Zenkoji Temple has a history of over 1400 years. Zenkoji Temple is located in Shinshu, Nagano Pre
2014.10.30
Feel how the nature of Shinshu enwraps you... “Sanbondaki Falls, in Mt. Norikuradake“, are something you will not find anywhere else.
Full of highlights all throughout the year! Enjoy the blessings of nature at the Norikura Highla
2014.06.30
Jigokudani Wild Monkey Park
【Photo by Yuri Suzuki】 The only place to find Snow Monkeys bathing in Hot Spring Baths Locat