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JAPAN SKI HOLIDAY FAQs

We receive a lot of questions about Japan ski holidays. You may have some questions already which are answered below, other answers may be just as helpful. We hope you find this section helpful, and if you have any questions which are not answered here, please e-mail them through to [email protected]

  • Can I send my luggage or ski equipment directly to the ski resort in advance of arrival?
  • Which is the best Japan ski resort?
  • When is peak ski season?
  • I want to visit an onsen while in Japan. What are the rules?
  • What kind of amenities will my accommodation have?
  • Will my accommodation have free Wi-Fi?
  • Should I purchase travel insurance?
  • What kind of accommodation can I book?
  • Is a Japan Rail (JR) pass worth it?
  • Can I use my mobile phone in Japan?
  • Do I need an International Driver's Permit?
  • Will I get by without any Japanese?
  • Can I use my credit card in Japan?
  • Is there a medical clinic in Niseko?
  • What is the caliber of rental equipment in Niseko? Should I bring my own?
  • Where can I buy groceries in Niseko?
  • How long is the bullet train from Tokyo to Sapporo?
  • What time is the last bus from Sapporo New Chitose Airport to Niseko?
  • What time is the first bus from Niseko to New Chitose Airport? How early can I get there?
  • How do I get around Niseko resort? How often do the shuttle busses run?
  • Should I make restaurant reservations before I get to Niseko?
  • Should I pre-book Niseko resort services?
  • Can I get around Niseko without a car?
  • Are there any ATMs or Cash Machines in Niseko I can use to withdraw money?
  • What is the check-in procedure?
  • How do I get to Niseko?
  • Is there a hospital or medical facility in Hakuba?
  • What is the caliber of rental equipment in Hakuba? Should I bring my own?
  • Where can I buy groceries in Hakuba?
  • How can I visit the snow monkey onsen?
  • Where should I stay in Hakuba?
  • Is Hakuba good for beginners?
  • What are the restaurants like in Hakuba?
  • Should I make restaurant reservations before I get to Hakuba?
  • Should I pre-book Hakuba resort services?
  • Can I get around Hakuba without a car?
  • What is the check-in procedure?
  • How do I get to Hakuba ski resort?
  • What are the check-in and check-out times?
  • What if I need assistance while in Japan? Is there a number i can call?
  • Can I add services to my booking after I have already arranged final payment?
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