Coming to Niseko in September can be THIS easy!
During the 2019 Niseko Autumn Food Festival (from Sep 12th through Sep 15th), there are many different ways for you to get to Niseko. Here
are some useful information:
1. Supported by Travel Alliance Hokkaido, FREE SHUTTLES BETWEEN SAPPORO and NISEKO are available.
To reinforce our eco-focused goal for the 1st Niseko Autumn Food Festival, we would like to reduce visitors driving themselves. Please click HERE to book (first come, first serve). See below shuttle schedule:
|Niseko Hirafu Rhythm Japan Shop (Hirafu cross section) =>Sapporo Odori Park
||Sapporo Odori Park=>Niseko Hirafu Rhythm Japan Shop (Hirafu cross section)
|Thursday, Sep 12th - 10:00
||Thursday, Sep 12th - 15:00
|Friday, Sep 13th - 10:00
||Friday, Sep 13th - 15:00
||Saturday, Sep 14th - 10:00
||Saturday, Sep 14th - 14:00
||Sunday, Sep 15th - 10:00
||Sunday, Sep 15th -14:00
|Sunday, Sep 15th - 19:00
2. Supported by MnK Niseko, FREE SHUTTLES BETWEEN KUTCHAN JR STATION and NISEKO HIRAFU Rhythm Japan Shop (Hirafu cross section) are available. No reservation required (first come, first serve). On Thursday, Sep 12th, you can easily use the special express JR train to Kutchan station and catch this free shuttle - easy & fast! See below for free shuttle schedule:
|Kuctah JR Station => Niseko Hirafu Rhythm Japan Shop (Hirafu cross section)
||Niseko Hirafu Rhythm Japan Shop (Hirafu cross section)=> Kuctah JR Station
|10:30 *Thursday, Sep 12th only
||16:45 *Thursday, Sep 12th only
3. Want to enjoy Lake Toya & come join the Niseko Autumn Food Festival? No problem. You can use the convenient shuttle between the 2 scenic Hokkaido spots! Find out more details HERE
Enjoy the Michelin-starred dining experience this summer!
The Michelin-starred restaurant KAMIMURA is open for both lunch and dinner till Oct 12, 2019:
Lunch: Friday/Saturday/Sunday 12:00~L.O. 13:30
Dinner: Friday/Saturday 18:00~L.O. 20:30
Reservation is required!
TEL: +81 (0)136-21-2288
Newly open this March, KITCHEN by Kamimura team offers great selection of a la carte menu in a more casual and intimate setting:
Dinner: Thursday 17:00~~L.O. 21:00 *Adults only
TEL: +81 (0)136-21-3200
Don't miss it!
For everyone who is looking for great lunch options in Niseko, you are in luck: Bang2 (Deux) has started the summer operation for lunch!!
Hour：11:30-15:00 (L.O. 14:30)
Regular holidays：Wednesdays & Thursdays
Bang Bang has also started from July 1st: HOUR 18:00-22:30 (L.O. 22:00)
For more information, please see HERE!!
Let's kick off summer season with some great deals!
The discount program for Niseko locals will continue through this summer!
There is a great variety of different benefits on restaurants, activities, wellness, etc. specially for Niseko Tourism members and their staffs. You can find out all the special offers on Explore Niseko website or simply download the FREE official Niseko app to have all the special offers available in the palm of your hand!
You can pick up your cards at our office:
41-5 Aza Kabayama, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun, Hokkaido, Japan 044-0078
Office HR: Mon - Fri 9:00-18:00
For pick-up, please bring your identification and proof of the company you work for. If you have 2017-18 Locals Card, please do bring it and swap for the new one. Please fill out the APPLICATION FORM HERE.
All offers are valid till Oct 31st and the 2019-20 winter offers will be updated in November!
*If your company is not NPB member, contact us today and find out how to join!
<SOMOZA Cafe & Gallery>
Originally located in Tochigi, Somoza is a Cafe and Art Exhibition Space repurposed from a 150 year old Kominka. We are open from 10:00 - 16:00, Friday, Saturday and Sunday and National Holidays. You can enjoy our lunch menu from 12:00 (last order at14:00) or simply enjoy drinks and cakes with a beautiful view of the river and surrounding forest.
<Spring/Summer Operation Hours>
Cafe 10:00 ~ 16:00 (L.O 15:30)
Lunch 12:00 ~ 15:00 (L.O 14:00)
Open on Fri, Sat, Sun and National Holidays
For enquiries regarding Somoza please call 0136-55-8741 or email [email protected]