In Japan you can relax your body in a milky onsen after a full day on the powder snow…
A great onsen resort- where you will see very few other westerners- is Manza Onsen in Gunma Prefecture.
Manza boasts Japan’s highest altitude developed onsen complex, at around 1800m, with a Prince Hotel offering ski in/ski out access to small but beautiful slopes, and an incredible selection of different indoor and outdoor onsen to choose from.
Manza is easily combined with time in the Nagano/Niigata areas, with a bus service from Karurizawa shinkansen station, and it’s an idyllic romantic getaway spot for couples.
It’s also possible to ski tour over from Shiga Kogen to Manza with a guide.
>> view more