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RIDING THROUGH “SNOW MONSTERS”!

Zao Onsen Ski Resort has courses for beginners through to advanced skiers, catering for families with young children and professionals alike. Zao is best known for its surreal phenomena, “Snow Monsters” which are large stacks of hardened ice, formed as wind sculpts snow to frozen fir trees. Skiing through the monsters is a rare treat, while onsen (hot-springs) at the bottom of the mountain soothe tired muscles and revitalise in time for dinner and the culinary delights that await. Zao Onsen Ski Resort is among 6 mountain peaks. It has acess via 3 cable cars. Zao Onsen Ski Resort welcomes you with open arms and promises a holiday experience like no other.

  • Zao Lucent Tamakiya Hotel Exterior

    Hotel Lucent Takamiya

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    from $980

    Child discounts also available!

    Inclusions: 
    • 7 nights accommodation
    • Daily breakfast
    • 6 day ski lift pass
    Zao Kokusai Hotel Exterior

    Zao Kokusai Hotel

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    from $1,524

    Child discounts also available!

    Inclusions: 
    • 7 nights accommodation
    • Daily dinner & breakfast
    • 6 day lift pass
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    Miyamaso Takamiya Ryokan

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    from $1,386

    Child discounts also available!

    Inclusions: 
    • 7 nights accommodation
    • Daily breakfast
    • 6 day ski lift pass
    Zao Jurin Hotel Exterior

    Hotel Jurin

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    from $980

    Child discounts also available!

    Inclusions:
    • 7 nights accommodation
    • Daily breakfast
    • 6 day ski lift pass
    Zao Rurikura Hotel Exterior

    Hotel Rurikura Resort

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    from $1,034

    Child discounts also available!

    Inclusions: 
    • 7 nights accommodation 
    • Daily breakfast
    • 6 day ski lift pass
  • Getting to Zao 

    【From Narita Airport】

    • Narita Airport (Narita Express Train) ⇒ Tokyo (Shinkansen Bullet Train)  ⇒ Yamagata (Bus)  ⇒ Zao 
      * Travelling time, aprox 5 hours one way   
       Return Trip      Adult / $454        Child (6-11yrs) / $229   

      *Train & bus tickets can be collected at Narita Airport or Tokyo Hotel upon check in         

     

    【From Tokyo Station】

    • Tokyo (Shinkansen Bullet Train)  ⇒ Yamagata (Bus)  ⇒ Zao 
      *Travelling time, aprox 4 hours one way 
       Return Trip      Adult / $378        Child (6-11yrs) / $188   

       *Train & bus tickets can be collected at Narita Airport or Tokyo Hotel upon check in

     

    Japan Rail Pass - JR East Pass

    • JR East Pass available for travel on selected train for 5 days of travel within a 14 day period.
      *Conditions apply.
       5 Day Flexi       Adult / $268        Child (6-11yrs) / $134   

    See Ski Destination Flight Information

1300 739 330

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