February 10-17, 2020
at Niseko Hirafu, and Rusutsu with optional Sapporo Snow Festival before and Tokyo tour after.
Join SAGA in the powder paradise of Southern Hokkaido. Home of the world renown 600-inch Japow each season! This trip is designed for solid skiers/boarders preferring convenience and comfort. The convenience begins with English speaking SkiJapan representatives greeting you at Sapporo, Chitose Airport to ensure transfers to our ski-in/ski-out accommodations at the Vale are smooth. Convenience continues with equipment rental adjacent to the Vale, an on-site restaurant, on-site hot springs, and central location a few blocks from the lively center of Hirafu Village. Convenience includes our own ski guide on the first ski day to provide powder lessons and tips to maximize the Niseko ski experience. We will ski Niseko for 4 days and move on to ski Rusutsu February 15th for two days staying at the Rusutsu Mountain Resort. On February 17th we close out the Hokkaido trip with transfers from Rusutsu to Chitose Airport. For festival folks a pre-ski optional Sapporo Snow Festival will be informally arranged among participants. An optional 4-night Tokyo post ski trip organized by SAGA. Estimated price is $2500 per person double occupancy. Final pricing soon. Additional details available here.