Oraho Nagano provides guided skiing and activities as well as ski instruction.
Our guides are bilingual, advanced skiers and instructors are qualified.
They are also knowledgeable about the area and look forward to showing our guests all that the Nagano area has to offer.
We can customize your tour if you have special requests.
Please contact us ( for more information.

Guide Rates

Number of People Fee (/day/person) Ski Instruction (/person)
2 8,000 yen 5,000 yen
3 6,000 yen 4,000 yen
4 5, 000 yen 3,500 yen
5-7 4, 000 yen 3,000 yen
8-15 4,500 yen (2 guides) 3,000 yen
◎Pick-up and drop-off from ski areas is available.
We can reserve taxis and microbuses.
Cost to be calculated depending on the area (from 4000 yen).

Our Primary Guided Ski Areas

Hakuba Area


  • Large skiable terrain.
  • Great views of the Japan Alps.
  • Olympic venue
  • 1 hour from Nagano City.
  • Myoko Area


  • Deep, fresh snow.
  • Long runs, great views.
  • Alpine touring, backcountry, off-piste.
  • 1 hour from Nagano City.
  • Shiga Kogen Area


  • Variety of runs.
  • Powder snow quality.
  • Olympic venue.
  • Just over 1 hour from Nagano city
  • Togakushi Area


  • Powder snow.
  • Special Togakushi soba and shrine.
  • Variety of runs.
  • 40 minutes from Nagano City.
  • Madarao Area


  • Powder forest run.
  • Un-groomed powder.
  • 1 hour from Nagano City
  • Sugadaira Area


  • Powder snow.
  • More sunny days.
  • Good intermediate terrain.
  • 40 minutes from Nagano. City
  • ◎Off Piste:Myoko, Tsugaike, Norikura, Arai…
    Regular lift ticket plus 1500 yen.

    ◎Lift Tickets:Discount coupons for each ski area available at Oraho Guesthouse.

    Guided Sightseeing, Activity and Dinner Tours

    *Customized tours available for after ski activities or for “day off” activities.

    2-3 people – 3000 yen/person.

    More than 4 people – 2000 yen/person.

    Zenkoji Temple, Togakushi Soba, Shrine, Snow Monkeys, etc.… Hot Springs (Burato, Uroikan, Shibu, Yudanaka, Maguse, Akakura, Nozawa…)

    Microbus can be arranged – 20,000 yen flat rate.

    Nagano City shops and restaurants information available. (Souvenir shops and dining options).