Juhyo 'Snow Monsters' in Zao from the Ropeway and Snowmobile "Wild Monster" / From Shinjuku


1. Get on the snowmobile named "Wild Monster" and enter deep into the forest to have a close look of Snow Monsters in Zao. You can see rime ice so close only at this time of a year. *Snow monsters may not be seen depending on the snow conditions. 2. View Juhyo in Zao from the ropeway. Enjoy a panoramic view of frost covered trees that spreads under your eyes. 3. Relish a buffet dinner of crabs, beef tongue, sushi and other dishes for 60 mins. 4. Accommodation in Sakunami Onsen. 5. Savor a set meal lunch of Japanese black beef tendons simmered in soy sauce.The tour codes are different according to the departure place. For Ueno departure, click the relevant link below: From Ueno ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ [Items for sale] A set of ice grips 'Ice-band' (slip-resistant band attached to the soles of shoes) is sold for JPY 1,000 for this tour to combat the icy surfaces. There are two sizes: M (22.0-25.0cm) and L (26.0-29.0cm) *If interested, please contact us at least 10 days before the tour departure. *Payment is accepted only by credit card in advance. *This item is not available for rent. Please take it home with you after use. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ [Additional information] *Items included – Transportation, accommodation, meal(s), admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes. None of these expenses will be refunded even if the participant does not use them for whatever reason. *Items not included – Any expenses not specified in the itinerary (e.g. personal expenses, optional tours). *Items included in Infant price (3-5 years old) - Bus seats, hotel facility usage fee, snowmobile ride fee, ropeway ride fee. ※If meals, bedding are needed please apply as a child. [Attention] *When the ropeway and a snowmobile are suspended due to bad weather or other reasons, the Juhyo viewing will be cancelled. In that case, that portion of the tour will be refunded and the tour may visit somewhere else depending on the conditions on the day. *The amount of snowfall differs each season and there is no guarantee that you can enjoy snowy landscapes and frost covered trees Juhyo. A snowmobile route may be also shortened due the snow conditions on the route. There will be no refund in a case if you will not be able to see Juhyo and snow. *When ride a snowmobile, rental high boots is available for free. For the ropeway ride it is also possible to rent a high boots free of charge, but the number is limited so there is a chance you might not rent a pair. *Please join the tour with comfortable clothes and non-slip walking shoes. *Sightseeing outside will be very cold. Please prepare warm clothes and accessories. *The order of the itinerary is subject to change according to the traffic or other circumstances on the tour day. *This tour is operated with a mixture of Japanese and foreign guests. However a staff member will give you the basic information, such as meeting place and time at each stop in English or Chinese, although they won’t give you detailed information on the places visited. *The tour bus stops at several meeting points to pick up participants and comes to your meeting point. The bus may be late due to the traffic or other circumstances, but the bus definitely comes to your meeting point. Please make sure to wait for the bus at the designated meeting place. *We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to circumstances beyond our control (traffic, weather etc.) *A decision on whether to cancel the tour will be decided by 3pm Japan Standard Time one day before the tour date. We will inform you by e-mail. *The tour end point may be different from the meeting point. Ask the tour conductor on the day. *The amended Act on the Protection of Personal Information came into effect on 30 May 2017. Customer information (name, age, gender etc.) may be forwarded to the hotels or necessary entities for the purpose of making tour arrangements. This condition shall be deemed to have been accepted by the customer upon completion of the reservation.


Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Shinjuku (Depart 8:20) -- Zao Dairy Center (Shopping / 20 mins) -- Miyagi Zao (Onboard a snowmobile to travel around in the juhyo ice rime forest / 120 mins) -- Sakunami Onsen・Lala Resort Hotel Green Green (Overnight.)

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Sakunami Onsen -- Tendo (Shopping / 20 mins) -- Yamagata Zao (Ride a ropeway and view the 'snow monsters' / 90 mins) -- Takahata (Set meal lunch of Japanese black beef tendons simmered in soy sauce / 45 mins) -- Shinjuku (Scheduled 19:00)

location Shinjuku(Tokyo Metropolitan Underground Car Park)


Departure place

Shinjuku(Tokyo Metropolitan Underground Car Park)

Meeting Time

08:20 AM


Yamagata, Tohoku

  • English

  • Chinese (Mandarin)

Language Support

A tour conductor or staff of your preferred language will accompany the tour from the designated meeting place (at a designated airport in case of a tour with airplanes) and provides the participant with basic information necessary for the tour (such as meeting place and time at each stop etc) in your preferred language. Information on sightseeing in the areas of tour destinations will not be provided. However, brochures in your preferred language will be provided.

Minimum number of participants for operation

25 Person(s)

*When the participants does not reach the number above, the tour will not be operated. If this is the case, those who have made a reservation will be informed of the matter by 14 days prior to the scheduled departure date (by 4 days prior to the departure in case of a Day-tour).

Minimum number of participants for booking

2 Person(s)

Cancellation policy Tour Condition
The prices may vary depending on number of participants and other conditions.