Sightseeing Spots

HAKUBA

Scenic & Historic Sites

  • Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route

    • Period
    • Mid-April to late-November
    • Website

    The route passes through the dynamic scenery of Mt. Tateyama in the Japan Alps. It is traversed using a variety of vehicles with an elevation change of 2400 meters from Toyama Prefecture to Nagano Prefecture.

    Place
    Omachi Shi, Nagano Ken
    Contact
    +81 261-22-0804
    Access
    About 40 km from Hotel Hakuba
    40 mins by car to Ogisawa Sta.
  • Kamikochi

    • Period
    • Late-April to late-November
    • Website

    Kamikochi is called as Switzerland of Japan. One of best scenic spots in The Chubu Sangaku National Park.

    Place
    Kamikochi, Matsumoto Shi, Nagano Ken
    Contact
    +81 263-95-2405
    Access
    About 40 km from Hotel Hakuba
    2hrs 30mins by car
  • Matsumoto-jo Castle

    Also called as Karasu-jo (crow castle), and one of five national treasure castles.

    Place
    Matsumoto Shi, Nagano Ken
    Contact
    +81 263-32-2902
    Access
    About 60 km from Hotel Hakuba
    90mins by car
  • Old Battlefield of Kawanakajima

    This is the battle field where Shingen Takeda and Kenshin Uesugi fought for five years.

    Place
    Nagano Shi, Nagano Ken
    Contact
    +81 26 223-6050
    Access
    About 43 km from Hotel Hakuba
    50mins by car
  • The old road Shio-no-michi

    About 120 km of Chikuni-kaido from Matsumoto to Itogawa is used to carry salt once upon a time and so the road is called “Shio-no-michi (Salt Road)”.

    Place
    Matumoto Shi to Itoigawa Shi
  • Hakuba Ski Jumping Stadium

    It hosted the ski jumping and the ski jumping part of the Nordic combined events at the 1998 Winter Olympics.

    Place
    Kitaazumi Gun Hakuba Mura, Nagano Ken
    Contact
    +81 261-72-7611
    Access
    About 2 km from Hotel Hakuba
    10mins by car

Shrines & Temples

  • Zenkoji Temple

    Japanese oldest temple with the history of about 1300 years. The main temple is a national treasure.

    Place
    Nagano Shi, Nagano Ken
    Contact
    +81 26-234-3591
    Access
    About 45 km from Hotel Hakuba
    50 mins by car
  • Togakushi Shrine

    Togakushi Shrine has 2000 years of history and consists of five shrines, Togakushi Hoko-sha, Hino-miko-sha, Togakushi Chu-sha, Togakushi Oku-sha and Kuzuryu-sha respectively.

    Place
    Togakushi, Nagano Shi, Nagano Ken
    Contact
    +81 26-254-2001
    Access
    About 40 km from Hotel Hakuba
    60 mins by car

Museums

  • Chihiro Art Museum Azumino

    The art works of Chihiro Iwasaki, history of the picture books and the books of picture book writers from the world are displayed.

    Place
    Kitaazumi Gun Matsukawa Mura, Nagano Ken
    Contact
    +81 261-62-0772
    Access
    About 35 km from Hotel Hakuba
    40 mins by car
  • Rokuzan Art Museum

    Rokuzan Ogiwara is one of the pioneers of modern western-style bronze sculpture in Japan. The works of Rokuzan and his deeply related artists are displayed.

    Place
    Hotaka, Azumino Shi, Nagano Ken
    Contact
    +81 263-82-2094
    Access
    About 45 km from Hotel Hakuba
    40 mins by car
  • Azumino Arthills Museum

    You can enjoy the glass works of Emile Galle in the seasonal exhibition rooms.

    Place
    Azumino Shi, Nagano Ken
    Contact
    +81 263-83-5100
    Access
    About 45 km from Hotel Hakuba
    50 mins by car
  • Fossa Magna Museum

    The museum of fossa magna, and jades and fossils of Itoigawa.

    Place
    Itoigawa Shi, Niigata Ken
    Contact
    +81 25-553-1880
    Access
    About 45 km from Hotel Hakuba
    50 mins by car

Many more to enjoy Hakuba

The magnificent view and nature of Hakuba attracts many tourist.
Trekking is popular in spring, summer and autumn also there are many more fascinating spots!

RESERVATION

+81 261-72-4444Hours 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.