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Winter Public Parking in Hirafu

Winter Public Parking in Hirafu

Kutchan Town Tourism Division will open the baseball field of Sun Sport for temporary parking space in winter 2019-20. Advanced registration is not required.

Operation period: From 1st December, 2019 to end of March 2020
Hour: 8am-0am *No parking is allowed from 0am to 8am for snow clearing.

Please download the flyer PDF data from HERE. 

Kutchan Town Tourism Division TEL 0136-23-3388  
Email:  [email protected] 

Want to Win a 5 Day Niseko United All Mountain Pass or ¥30,000 to Spend in Niseko? Fill Out 2019-20 Niseko Guest Survey!

13th is no longer a bad luck number! 2 lucky winners will be annouced on the 13th of the month throughout this winter!

Want to Win a 5 Day Niseko United All Mountain Pass or ¥30,000 to Spend in Niseko? Fill Out 2019-20 Niseko Guest Survey!

For the 2019-20 Niseko Guest Survey, Niseko United & Visa are partnering up and offering even better prizes for YOU, who is helping us to make Niseko a better winter destination with your feedback!

Fill out the quick survey below and you might become one of the 2 lucky winners to win a 5 day Niseko United All Mountain Liftpass or ¥30,000 cash voucher from VISA to use in Niseko. The winners will be announced on the 13th of every month, starting December 2019 through May 2020. So submit NOW!

Photo by Aaron Jamieson

By submitting an entry to this NPB Lucky Prize Draw, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Niseko Tourism, and that you satisfy all eligibility requirements

2019-20 Hakodate <=> Niseko Shuttle Bus Starts December 1st!

Enjoy 2 great iconic destinations in Hokkaido more easily!

2019-20 Hakodate <=> Niseko Shuttle Bus Starts December 1st!

Are you planning your trip to Niseko this winter? Other than flying from Tokyo to New Chitose Airport, you can also take SHINKANSEN bullet train from Tokyo to Hakodate in 4hrs.

Starting from 1st of December, 2019 through 30th of April, 2020, book this special shuttle ahead of time and you can easily access 2 iconic scenery spots in Hokkaido. Please click HERE for details and book the bus.

Detailed info, please check out the flyer HERE. TEL 0136-55-1111 (Japanese speakers only) Office Hour: 10:00 - 17:00

2019-20 NISEKO UNITED Ski Resort Trail Map and MORE!

Find out all the latest changes in the resorts.

2019-20 NISEKO UNITED Ski Resort Trail Map and MORE!


Park Hyatt Niseko HANAZONO Hotel and Residences

If you visited HANAZONO during winter 2018-19 you couldn’t help but notice the construction at the base of the resort, which will open on 20 January 2020. These new structures are the home of Park Hyatt Niseko HANAZONO. This includes a ski-in-ski-out Park Hyatt Hotel and Residences. This much-anticipated development will form the centerpiece of HANAZONO, overlooking the base and the beginner slopes. The development includes extensive new retail and dining options and will be the most significant and spectacular modern development in Niseko to date.  For more information, please see HERE. 

Hanazono EDGE – New Ski Center

To keep up with HANAZONO’s expansion, the resort will build a brand-new ski center. Opening for winter 2019-20, the Hanazono EDGE will compliment the Park Hyatt with an exciting new slopeside restaurant, café, and bar. This new 2 story ski center will accommodate more than 500 people and raises the bar for resort dining and relaxation in a ski-in-ski-out location.

2019-20 NISEKO UNITED Ski Resort Trail Map and MORE!

↓↓  This schedule will be changed depends on the snowfall.

Niseko HANAZONO Resort

Operation period: 7 December 2019 - 31 March 2020
Business hours 8:30-16:00
*No night operation

2019-20 NISEKO UNITED Ski Resort Trail Map and MORE!

The new facility

Open on Dec. 7, 2019

The Tokyu Land Corporation (Headquarters: Shibuya Ward, Tokyo; President: Yuji Okuma) together with Niseko Tokyu Resort Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Abuta-gun, Hokkaido; President: Shinji Isome) and Tokyu Resort Service Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Shibuya Ward, Tokyo; President: Motoyoshi Kumazawa) would like to announce the new construction of the “Mountain Center Annex”, a facility located next to the lower slopes of Niseko Mt. Resort Grand HIRAFU, the ski resort in Kutchan, Abuta-gun, Hokkaido, which we manage and operate. The new facility will open for business in December 2019.


Operation period: 23 November - 6 May 2020 *Opening date will be decided depends on the snow accumulated. 
Night operation period: 11 December 2019 - 22 March 2020 
Business hours: 8:30-16:30 (night operation until 20:30) 

Niseko Village Ski Resort

Operation period: 1 December 2019 - 6 May 2020
Night operation period: 11 December 2019 - 22 March 2020
Business hours 8:30-16:30 (night operation until 20:00) 

- Niseko Village comprises of eight exclusive Kahara Niseko Village Townhouse that redefines alpine living, Hilton Niseko Village-voted 'Best ski Resort Hotel in Japan's by World Ski Awards 2013, 2014 and 2015, The Green Leaf Niseko Village, spa and onset facilities, a dining and retail village hub the Niseko Village skifield-renowned for its dry champagne powder at low-altitude, variety of ski terrains, the woe-class Niseko Village Snow Schoot and Niseko Kidsnt programmes. All 4 luxury hotels provide ski-in and out access.


Operation period: 23 November 2019 - 6 May 2020
Night operation period: 11 December 2019 - 22 March 2020

Business hours: 8:30-16:30 (night operation until 20:30)

- Experience natural splendor and amazing powder snow at Me world-class Annupuri Ski Resort. with a wide variety terrain. Annupuri has something for everyone!. Gentle and wide courses allow beginners and children to learn and enjoy while challenging trails and side county gates offer thrins for more experienced skiers and snowboarders. Sunny days offer lovely views of Mt. Yotei and the surrounding mountains.

For more information, please visit Niseko United website from HERE!! 

2019-20 NISEKO UNITED Trail Map

2019-20 NISEKO UNITED Ski Resort Trail Map and MORE!

​For PDF data, please download from HERE!! The Niseko United shuttle bus is now extended to HANAZONO resort. 

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