Access / Attractions
Jigokudani Yaen Koen< />（Wild Monkey Park）
Snow Monkey The wild snow monkeys at Jigokudai Park are famous for their hilarious winter visits to hot springs. From our hotel it is located 15 minutes by bus (11km) and 45 minutes on foot ( 2.4km)
In the Onuma-ike Pond beautifully colored with its emerald green surface,
you will find the scared Torii (a shrine gate) that worships Daija (the big snake's tale).
Yudanaka Shibu Hot Spring Resort
This is a historical hot spring resort at the foot of Shiga Highlands. The traditional buildings and the nostalgic atmosphere of the town attract may tourists. There are many restaurants in the town.
There is a passage under the temple where worshippers, in darkness, try to touch a key hanging on the wall to gain enlightenment.
Hokusai, a famous Japanese ukiyo-e artist, once stayed in this town. His work is displayed in Hokusai-kan Museum and in Gansho-in.
Other than sightseeing spots such as the Shiraito Falls, the Karuizawa Prince Shopping Plaza is recommended.