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Approximately two hours from Tokyo by Shinkansen!

Take the Joetsu Shinkansen from Tokyo Station and get off at Echigoyuzawa Station. Transfer to a local train on the Joetsu Line. It takes approximately 20 minutes from Echigoyuzawa to Muikamachi, the center of Minamiuonuma City.
Joetsu Shinkansen: 81 minutes from Tokyo Station to Echigoyuzawa Station
Joetsu Line: 21 minutes from Echigoyuzawa Station to Muikamachi Station
Single fare: 6800 yen

 

 

 

 

 

 

Approximately 1 hour from the Niigata region!

Take the Joetsu Shinkansen from Niigata Station and get off at Urasa Station. Transfer to a local train on the Joetsu Line and it takes about 10 minutes from there to Muikamachi.
Joetsu Shinkansen: 40 minutes from Niigata Station to Urasa Station
Joetsu Line: 10 minutes from Urasa Station to Muikamachi Station
Single fare: 4190 yen

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Authentic spa atmosphere and heartwarming hospitality  
 

Hot springs in Minamiuonuma City are truly the traditional hot springs of Japan. Japanese dishes served in a hot spring inn are another pleasure of a trip to Minamiuonuma as you can enjoy Koshihikari, Japan’s number one rice, and mountain vegetables and river fish dishes that can be served only here.

 

  A galaxy of winter resorts  
 

Minamiuonuma City is in one of the heaviest snowfall areas in the world. Consequently, it has well-equipped ski facilities and ski schools that cater to the every need of skiers from beginners to advanced and enjoys a high reputation among domestic and international ...

 

  Koshihikari, rice of the highest quality in Japan  
 

Koshihikari is the name of a rice variety. The Koshihikari rice produced in Minamiuonuma is the best brand of rice among the Koshihikari that is the most delicious in Japan. It has maintained the number one position in the Rice Taste Ranking announced annually by the Japan...

 
 
 
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