Japan is an outstanding ski destination which can be summed up in one word – Snow. A vibrant and diverse country with breath-taking scenery but if you are looking for powder snow conditions then Japan could be for you.

Niesko on the north island is the main resort and with daily flights from Dublin or London, you can find Japan offers great value for money. There is only a handful of resorts in the world where you have a high probability of snow in January & February and Niesko is one such resort. You will find a great variety of accommodation along with dining choices, apres -ski to suit all tastes. Niesko is dominated by nearby Mount Youtei, an extinct volcano, making the area rich in hot springs. You will find plenty of funky bars, shops and restaurants both offering traditional and western style dining options.