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Lesson price revision as of Nov 7, 2019

Kagura Ski School Information in December

Located just two hours from Tokyo in the foothills of majestic Naeba Mountain, Kagura Ski Resort offers a long ski season and a bounty of fresh snow extending over one of the largest ski areas in Japan.
The focus of our lessons at Kagura Ski School is to help our students master parallel turns and become natural, intuitive skiers on all types of terrain. We will help you “discover the flow of skiing” as we guide you safely and confidently down the slopes.
A variety of ski lessons in English are available.
We recommend reservations in advance due to limited in the number of English speaking instructors

Ski lessons in English are available (reservations are recommended, as the number of English-speaking instructors is limited)

Kagura Ski School
Lesson Price list
(Prices include sales tax)
Private lesson (1 student) 1hr ¥13,000
2hr ¥20,000
3hr ¥26,000
4hr ¥32,000

※It costs an extra ¥3,000 for an additional person
(a maximum of up to 6 people)

※It costs an extra \5,000 for an additional person (a maximum of up to 6people)

Guide to ability levels

(Level 1) Never skied before
(Level 2) Able to do a snow-plow (wedge) slide and stop on a gentle slope
(Level 3) Able to do a series of turns on a gentle slope

Guide to Ski Ability Levels

Level 1: Never skied before
Level 2: Able to do a snow-plow (wedge) slide and stop on a gentle slope
Level 3: Able to do a series of turns on a gentle slope
You can pay lesson fees at our ski school reception. We can only accept cash.

Kagura Cruising Guide

If you concern about your first visit here, don’t worry!
In this program, our professional ski instructors will give you a private lesson according to your ski level.
Let’s have fun in an enchanting winter scenery with splendid view.
※Intermediate ski level is required at least, able to link turn

School Itinerary/ Schedule

Hours of operation: AM 8:30~10:30 PM 12:10~13:30
※Ski lessons (time) AM 10:00~12:00 PM 13:30~15:30

Contact Us
Information and registration↓
School web site:http://www.kagura-ss.jp/
E-Mail for English: info-en@kagura-ss.jp
Reservations line: 080-2215-2540

•Ski School lessons may be cancelled or rescheduled due to natural disaster, snow conditions, or other unavoidable circumstances.

•We cannot be held liable for any losses sustained as a result of theft, injury, illness, natural disaster, or the actions of customers, intentional or otherwise.

•Accidents and/or injuries sustained during lesson hours will be covered by the Ski School’s insurance policy, but as the amount of coverage is limited, we highly recommend obtaining your own insurance.

Cancellation Policy

8 ~ 20 days before lesson day ‒ 30% charge
2 ~ 7 days before lesson day ‒ 40% charge
1 day before lesson day ‒ 50% charge
Day of lesson ‒ 100% charge

Ski Area Information

http://www.princehotels.com/en/ski/mtnaeba/index.html
742 Mitsumata, Yuzawa-machi, Minami Uonuma-gun, Niigata 949-6211
TEL: +81 (0)25-788-9221

Getting here by car

Drive time from Tokyo to Kagura Ski Resort is approximately 2hrs 20min (167km from Nerima IC on the Kanetsu Expressway [toward Niigata]).
Exit at Yuzawa IC and take Kokudo Route 17 to the Mitsumata Station parking area (about 8km).
Parking capacity is 1200 vehicles, and parking is free except as noted below.
Parking fee is ¥500 per vehicle on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays December 3 ~ May 28, and all days December 29 ~ January 3.
*Current information on ski areas, road conditions, and snow conditions is available at the “Kamizato Information Center” at the Kamizato service area.

Getting here by train

Take the Joetsu Shinkansen from Tokyo station to Echigo Yuzawa Station (travel time is approximately 70min).
Take the shuttle bus from the West Exit of Echigo Yuzawa Station to Kagura Ski Area (10km trip takes approximately 20 min).

Kagura Ski Resort Mitsumata Station ⇒
Exit the Mitsumata Gondola at Sancho Station (50m)⇒
Kagura Ski School is located inside the Mitsumata Ski Center

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