Echigo-Tsumari, known for heavy snowfall reveals its beauty in the peak of winter. Local wisdoms and culture have been nurtured by this long winter. This tour will not only give you a chance to see the world largest firework over the snowfield but also take you to experience unique artworks in snow, taste distinctive local flavours and encounter local people's hospitality.
Echigo-Tsumari consists of 200 villages, each enjoys its own culture and ritual.
Local people in Echigo-Tsumari work hard from morning to evening, spring to winter. They have developed ways to preserve food they produced and harvested before the winter falls. Yukimigozen will feature local delicacies and their distinctive flavour, cooked and served by local people.
Be amazed by the world largest fireworks over the snowfiled, lighting up the sky above Belnatio.
Art highlights the beauty of white landscape. Details will be announced in due course on the official website. (photo: artwork by Maaria Wirkkala)
※ Tour price depends on the choice of accmmodation and number of participants. Please check the registration form for details.
※ The event in the evening may be cancelled due to the weather conditions.
※ Please bring enough layer of warm clothes and appropriate pair of shoes.
Booking will be available from early December 2018.
|ー Day 1 ー|
|10:40||Meet at bus terminal located at the east exit of Echigo-Yuzawa station||East exit of Echigo-Yuzawa station|
|1||Lunch (Yukimigozen or Echigo-Matsudai Satoyama Shokudo)|
|3||Echigo-Tsumari Snow Fireworks||Echigo-Tsumari Snow Fireworks|
|4||Stay overnight||At your choice of accommodation|
|ー Day 2 ー|
|5||Breakfast at the accommodation|
|7||Lunch (Yukimigozen or Echigo-Matsudai Satoyama Shokudo)|
|15:00||Tour finishes at east exit of Echigo-Yuzawa station|
date：Sat 2 - Sun 3 Mar 2019
start point：East exit, Echigo-yuzawa station