【Ski Bus】Biwako-Valley・Ski Resort

Departing from Namba/Shin-Osaka and in less than 2 hours drive you will be ready to explore the exciting Ski Resort! You can experience a variety of thrilling snow plays and also get to admire a beautiful scenery view of Biwako Valley! It provides 8 different ski trails and also a Snow Land park that children can enjoy without worrying about their safety! Ski equipment are also available for rental. Highly recommended for family holidays!
Location: Japan, Shiga, Osaka, Kyoto
Duration: 12hour(s)
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Day 1
Please arrive at the assembly point 20 minutes’ prior departure and look for staff holding a “Heart Tour” banner.
梅田出發/Hearton Hotel 西梅田
Arriving Biwako Valley
Ski equipment hire: complete equipment hire form - payment - pick your equipment (For guests that have brought their own equipment won’t be required to go through this process)
Taking the cable car up to the mountain while overlooking at Japan’s number 1 Biwako.
Snowy ski resort
Slalom challenges
Lunch time!
Light meals for the ladies are also provided
Snow Land
Snow tub
Snow tube
Ready to return
抵達梅田/Hearton Hotel 西梅田

The Experience

- Highlights -
・Ski Tour Bus – convenient transportation.
・Beautiful lake view from above the cable car.
・8 different ski trails, 7 ski lift lines and the longest ski track (1400m).
・Suitable theme park for children – Snow Land.
・Best quality snow guaranteed within the Kansai region.
・Bonus: enjoy up to JPY 500 – JPY 1,000 discount on ski equipment rental.

- Important Info -
・Departure period: 23/12/2016 – 12/03/2017
・Meeting time: 7:00AM/ 8:00AM
・Meeting point: Namba OCAT Building 1F/ Shin-Osaka Group Bus boarding point (South)
・Duration: 11 hours
・Return information: Shin-Osaka/ Osaka

- What can you expect -
At Biwako Valley, you can enjoy an exciting snow adventure with its 8 different ski trails and 7 ski lift lines. It is also the only Ski Resort within the Kansai region that is fully equipped with U-shaped snowboarding trail, slalom trail as well as a track specialised for freestyle mogul.

Besides trails designed for professional skiers, there is also a Snow Land park available for children and all ages. Equipment such as snow tub and tube are also available free of charge!

Most importantly! While you experience an exciting snow adventure, you also get to see an epic view of the Biwako (Lake Biwa) which is one of Japan’s largest freshwater lake!

- Info about the packages -
A. Ski
This plan includes 1-Day Ski lift coupon that provides you unlimited access to the lift for one whole day!

B. Non-ski
Highly recommended for families with children. You will be given a JPY 1,000 meal coupon which can be used in any restaurant within the Ski Resort!

- Ski Equipment Rental -
・Skiing/ Snowboarding
Adult 5000JPY now only 4000JPY!
Children 3500JPY now only 3000JPY!
・Snow suits
Adult 3000JPY
Children 2500JPY

- Additional Info -
・At the bus boarding point, please look for staff member holding a “LIMON” sign.
・Departure/ return point is the same. If you wish to depart at a different venue, please leave a remark.
・If a storm warning has been issued on the day of departure, all ski lift services will be closed down for service. In this case, guests have the option of joining an alternate ski resort venue or entitle for a full refund.
・For guests that have selected package B. Non-ski, you will be able to use your meal coupon anywhere within the Ski Resort. However, please note that you will not be given changes for any purchases under JPY 1,000 and will be required to pay an additional amount for any purchase more than JPY1,000.



  • Tax
  • Bus return fare
  • Cable car fare
  • 1 Day Ski lifts coupon (A. Ski)
  • JPY 1,000 Meal coupon (B. Non-Ski)

Not Included

  • Personal expenditures
  • Ski equipment hire costs

Voucher Type

  • e-Voucher

Important Booking Information

  • Travelers with the following conditions are not recommended for participation: hypertension, heart disease, acrophobia, asthma, epilepsy, pregnancy
  • Please have your KKday voucher ready for the Ski Resort staff to verify your identity and booking.
  • Please arrive at the assembly point 20 minutes’ prior departure to avoid any delays. (The tour bus will leave the assembly point sharp on time)
  • Emergency contact for the day: +81-(0)3-5366-6064 (Chinese/ English/ Korean)
  • If under any circumstances you did not report your absences, it will be considered as a no show.
  • Every guests will be seated according to their seat number and it will be notified on the day.

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