Things to do How to enjoy Niseko

Here we introduce the many sightseeing spots and experiences in Niseko ordered by category. Feel free to use this section as a guideline for your next trip to Niseko.

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Promotion Movie Niseko official movie

This is a promotional video for Niseko covering everything from Niseko's beautiful nature, culture, winter and summer seasons as well as many other themes.

  • Niseko2010JP | 01 Beautiful Niseko
  • Niseko2010 JP | 02 Green Season
  • Niseko2010JP | 03 White Season
  • Niseko2010JP | 04 Enjoyment
  • Niseko2010JP | 05 Culture

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About Niseko

The name of our region, "Niseko (Niseko-an)", is derived from the Ainu language and means "steep cliff (with a river below)". Niseko Annupuri, where most of the ski areas are, therefore means "a mountain with a steep cliff (and a river below)."

The Niseko town is located in the western part of central Hokkaido, lying almost in the centre of the Shiribeshi jurisdiction.Niseko is widely know for Mt. Yotei and Mt. Annupuri but Niseko is also famous for it's nature, activities, mild summer and thriving agriculture. Come and experience for yourself the beauty of Niseko's four season!

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