Dec/22/2018 - Mar/3/2019 Zao Juhyo Festival

Sightseeing information about Dec/22/2018 - Mar/3/2019 Zao Juhyo Festival in Japan.


Dec/22/2018 - Mar/3/2019 Zao Juhyo Festival3.8

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 from 2/17 '19 to 3/3 '19

Zao is one of largest ski resorts in Japan and famous for “Snow Monster(Juhyo)”, all trees covered with snow and they just look like monsters. This natural phenomenon happens only under a specific environment condition, seen in only few mountains of north of Japan including Zao in the world. The average of top of the mountain is around -10 to -15°,and snow storm blows 10~15m/s, that climate makes Snow Monsters.

Some events are scheduled during the festival, such as Fireworks(about 5mins),Stamp Rally, and "1,000 People Torch Sliding", 1,000 people holding LED torches slide down the ski slope at night.

At night, Snow Monsters are lit up with colorful lights and glow in the black of night. They look like completely different from they are white and silver in the daytime.


Dec/22/2018 - Mar/3/2019, 17:00 - 21:00
Cable Car Fare: 2,800 yen (adults), 1,400 yen (children)

(appointment needed)
The heater-equipped, special nightcruiser snowmobile gives passengers a great experience of the illuminated Snow Monster trees and Zao scenery.
Dec/22/2018 - Mar/3/2019, 17:00 - 21:00 (last admission: 20:00)
Hour: about 60 minutes
Fee: 4,000 yen(adults), 3,300 yen(children)

Purpose,spiritual places,night view,nature,mountain climbing,winter in Japan,hot springs,sightseeing
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Reviews

5.0a month ago

Beautiful and amazing view, with cold weather.

3.0a month ago

Too cold....and visibility also too lower.....Lighting only in a small number of areas..

5.0a month ago

2019年1月30日、この時期としては素晴らしい晴れ間となりました。

気温は低いですが、風は微風で青い空✨

白い樹氷、青い空、最高の時間でした。

3.0a month ago

2019/1/22到訪,遇到大風雪,什麼都看不到,在觀景台遇到強風,極凍,想要看到壯觀的樹冰,真的要看天氣!

5.0a month ago

日間夜間都好美的藏王樹冰

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