Top 6 best places to visit Asia in winter-Ski and Snowboard –

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Recently Asia country’s winter spot is becoming famous and popular in the world. If you don’t decide to visit this winter, Asia’s winter destinations will be good choices. You can find that and more by heading to one of these spectacular destinations.

Hakuba, Japan

10 ski resort in Hakuba(白馬) is collectively called Hakuba Valley. There is a Hakuba valley in the foot of the Northern Alps in the North area of Nagano. Hakuba Valley is an international mountain resort After this area was used as a place of Nagano Winter Olympic in 1998. 

Urumqi Ski Resort Silk Road, China

Silk Road Ski Resort is located near Urumqi city. The ski resort has 1 million square meters and can accommodate 10,000 people. It is one of the few world-class ski resorts in China. The attractive points are some ride attraction which visitors can experience sightseeing from the lift and from the sky, Horse racing on snow!

Niseko, Sapporo, Japan

Niseko Ski Resort is one of the highest quality ski resorts in the world. Niseko was voted into the world’s top 10 ski resorts. Coming in at No. 6 it was the highest-ranked of the new entries in the poll in march 2008. After 2008, Niseko was voted many world ski resort rankings. The characteristic points of Niseko are the powder snow environment.

Shiga Kogen, Japan

Shiga Highlands(志賀高原) is a magnificent ski resort in winter. Ski areas are connected by a useful shuttle bus service. It is famous for the skier that Shiga-Kogen’s snow quality is great! Shiga-Kogen Plateau was entered as a Biosphere Conservation Area (UNESCO Eco Park) by UNESCO. There are an original ecosystem and society and beautiful landscape.

Gangwon-do, South Korea


Gangwon-do has Pyeongchang the 2018 Winter Olympics. There are a lot of slopes in Gangwon-do where is the biggest ski and snowboard resort in Korea. Yongpyoung, where is a part of Gangwon-do, beginner to a professional player can enjoy because of all types slopes. Let’s play on the same course as Olympic athletes!

Snow Monkey, Nagano, Japan

snow monkey at winter in yamanoushi town in nagano

Jikokudani Monkey Park (地獄谷野猿公苑) is only one spot in the world. Visitors can look at monkeys who take an Onsen (hot spring). It’s so cute seen! Recently, the park is a well known most popular destination for foreign tourists in the winter season’s Nagano. A lot of monkeys in the onsen may wait that you come!

More in Asia winter destinations!

There are a lot of winter destinations without these places. If you are interested in other places, please look at the below articles!


The characteristic points of Nagano prefecture are a fusion between affluent nature and Japanese traditional lifestyle. Nagano is constructed in many town and village, where have originality. These regions have a different history, different culture, different nature, we can feel a side of Nagano as a treasure box.

Northern Alps in Nagano


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