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Free Amazake

Enjoy free Amazake at JR Kutchan Station tomorrow!

Date and time January 5th, 2018 11:00-13:00
Place JR Kutchan Station


Hirafu Yamada Shrine Hatsumoude 2018

"Hatsumoude" is the first visit of the year to a Shinto shrine.
While you're in Niseko, why not experience the New Year in a traditional Japanese way?

Yamada Shrine is located in the Hirafu area and will welcome visitors who wish to pray for happiness in the coming year. Those who visit the shrine between midnight and 2am on 1 January 2018 will be offered free "sacred sake"! Corn dog, sweet sake (traditional New Year's drink) stalls will be on site, too!

Date and time January 1, 2018 AM 0:00‐2:00
Place Yamada Shrine(Near Soup Curry Tsubara Tsubara、Izumikyo)


Rules to Pick-up and Drop-off Area at Hirafu Parking Lot#1

・To access the pick-up and drop-off area near Welcome Center is One-way only.
Driving in the opposite direction is prohibited.
Entrance is located at the upper end between Skye and Welcome Center.
Lower intersection is for Exit use only.

・You can pick up and drop off only within the designated area.
Refrain from stopping for a long period to cause traffic jam. Don’t leave your car unattended.
*If you are required to stop for a long period, please move your car to visitor’s parking area to wait for your guests.

・Clearly display the name of company on service vehicles.
・Drive with car lights on even in daytime to reduce car accidents.

Give space to others on the limited Pick-up & Drop-off area. For detais

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Botanic Art Experiece

We are holding a Botanic Art Experiential session in Niseko, Hirafu.
Let's feel the beauty of plants and flowers through making artwork with pressed flowers.
Why don't you enjoy activities other than skiing and snowboarding?
It's a perfect opportunity to know one of the great Japanese culture "OSHIBANA"!!
You can take your original artwork home with you.
Please feel free to join us!

◆Date Dec 19、Jan 9、Jan 30、Feb 15、Feb 16、March 6, Total 6 days
◆Time 2 p.m.~4 p.m.(It takes about 10~30 mins)
◆Pleace hirafu188
◆Price ¥500~

※No reservation required. Please come to join us anytime!
※Kids are welcome when accompanied by an adult.

【Contact】Kutchan Tourism Association(9:00-17:00)TEL 0136-55-5372 Email HERE

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