JIGOKUDANI Wild Snow Monkey Park

JIGOKUDANI Wild Snow Monkey Park is one of the best places to travel in Shimotakai-gun, Nagano Prefecture, Japan. Here're guides for attractions, hours, access, map, spots nearby, and photos of JIGOKUDANI Wild Snow Monkey Park posted by Japanese travelers in the know.

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You can meet Japanese snow monkeys, which are popular among tourists from the world, at a hot spring town Yamano'uchi-machi with lots of snow. You can see a rare behavior of monkeys in only winter, and pretty faces of monkeys like a human taking onsen.◎Access: 20 min by car from Shinshu Nakano IC of Joetsu Speed Way. Entrance fee: adult 800yen, child 400yen. There're lots of snow and you need to walk on the mountain path. Winter clothes and easy-walking clothes.

Though in the severe environment covered with snow almost one third of a year, there's a group of Japanese Monkey living here. In winter, tourist can see these snow monkeys taking onsen hot spring. There's a onsen town near here, you can enjoy traveling, too.