Welcome, Shigakogen.

Come experience the beautiful nature of Japan in Shiga Kogen - Japan’s biggest ski area and designated UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserve.
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Discover all of the activities Shiga Kogen has to offer all-year round

Learn how to get to and around Shiga Kogen

Where is Shiga?

Shiga Kogen is located in the Joshin’etsu-kogen National Park in the highlands of Yamanouchi, Nagano.
Access

Access to Shiga Highland from major cities

how to get shiga?

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From Kyoto Osaka Nagoya to Shiga

way estimated time(h) estimated fee(¥)
Train 4.6 10000
Car 4~6 10000

By Train From Shin-Osaka Station, Kansai Airport, or Kyoto Station take the shinkansen (bullet train) to Nagoya Station (approximately 50 minutes).…

From Haneda or Narita Airport to Shiga

way estimated time(h) estimated fee(¥)
Train 5 10000

From Narita Airport take either the Keiser Skyliner to Ueno, or a Narita Express Train (NEX), which is covered by the railpass, to Tokyo (for which yo…

From Tokyo to Shiga

way estimated time(h) estimated fee(¥)
Train 3 10000
Bus 5 5000

By Train Take the Hokuriku Shinkansen from either Tokyo Station or Ueno Station to Nagano Station. Trains leave multiple times each hour and will t…