【Cancelled for 2021】Yunishigawa-onsen KAMAKURA Snow House Festival 湯西川温泉かまくら祭 (Yunishigawa Kamakura Matsuri)

Enjoy fantastic evenings in this illuminated snow-filled Onsen town.

Enjoy fantastic evenings in this illuminated snow-filled Onsen town.
Enjoy fantastic evenings in this illuminated snow-filled Onsen town.
Enjoy fantastic evenings in this illuminated snow-filled Onsen town.
Enjoy fantastic evenings in this illuminated snow-filled Onsen town.
Enjoy fantastic evenings in this illuminated snow-filled Onsen town.
Enjoy fantastic evenings in this illuminated snow-filled Onsen town.
This feature festival of Yunishigawa Onsen is held from late January to early March every year. Hundreds of small snow houses (mini-kamakura) are built and lighted up by candle lights. During the day enjoy sleighing or a barbeque in the snow house (by appointment only). This illuminated snow-filled town is simply mesmerising.
  • Enjoy fantastic evenings in this illuminated snow-filled Onsen town.
  • Enjoy fantastic evenings in this illuminated snow-filled Onsen town.
  • Enjoy fantastic evenings in this illuminated snow-filled Onsen town.
  • Enjoy fantastic evenings in this illuminated snow-filled Onsen town.
  • Enjoy fantastic evenings in this illuminated snow-filled Onsen town.
  • Enjoy fantastic evenings in this illuminated snow-filled Onsen town.

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Basic Information

Address 1042 Yunishigawa, Nikko-city, Tochigi
Telephone Number 0288-22-1525 (Nikko City Tourism Association)
Website https://www.visitnikko.jp/en/spots/yunishigawa-onsen-kamakura-snow-house-festival/
Business Hours 09:00-21:00
*17:30- Light up
*The dates and the time may change due to temperature and weather.
Days Closed for Business Sawaguchi mini kamakura area
Closed : every Wendnesday and Thursday
Price Heike-no-sato venue
1day : Adult 510yen, Child 250yen
Night-time(17:00-21:00) : Adult 300yen, Child 200yen
*Free admission for Sawaguchi mini kamakura area
Date Late January to early March
Venue Heike-no-sato(1042 yunishigawa,Nikko-city,Tochigi)
Directions[Heike-no-sato venue]
By public transport: Take the Nikko Kotsu Dial Bus from “Yunishigawa Onsen” station (Yagan Railway, Aizu Kinugawa line) to the last stop “Yunishigawa Onsen” (approx. 20 minutes).
[Sawaguchi mini kamakura area]
10 minutes walk from Heike-no-sato venue.
By car: Exit Imaichi IC and take Route 121 to prefectural highway Route 249. About a 70-minute drive.
*Be prepared for snow driving with winter tires or chains.