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Nozawa Onsen

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Nozawa Onsen review: 35 facts and highlights

Nozawa Onsen
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Nozawa Onsen

How does Nozawa Onsen compare to the average?

  • Opening hours
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    8hoursvs7.82hours
  • Longest run
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    10kmvs6.68km
  • Ski pass daily
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    44.76$vs61.36$
  • Season pass price
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    583.88$vs941.54$
  • Ski lifts (air)
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    20vs13.23
  • Months open yearly
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    6monthsvs4.84months

General info

1.mountain height

1085meters

The height of the mountain is the difference in height between the lowest and highest point. Tall mountains can offer longer pistes, better views, and often better snowfall.
2.distance from airport

117km

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
3.opening hours

8hours

The opening hours is the average number of hours per day that the resort is open for skiing. Long opening hours mean you can go for an early ski, or have a long sleep and go later.
4.summit height above sealevel

1650meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
5.base elevation

565meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
6.months open yearly

6months

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

36

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
2.trails (medium)

11

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. Medium difficulty trails (marked with a blue square) have a slope gradient between 25% and 40%. These trails are ideal for regular skiers.
3.Allows off-piste skiing
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In resorts which allow off piste-skiing, you can ski anywhere which is great for adventurous types. However, there are hazards such cliff edges, avalanches or simply getting lost and suffering exhaustion.
4.Offers open cross-country skiing
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Cross-country skiing is an Olympic sport that provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body. Resorts that keep the cross-country skiing trails open for the general public attract professional and casual skiers.
5.Has a ski school
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Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
6.longest run

10km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.

Leisure

1.restaurants

19

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.number of museums

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
3.number of cinemas

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.number of theaters

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
5.Has a spa
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After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
6.Has a bobsled track
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This is a long track, usually made of concrete covered in ice. They are used for bobsledding, and some can be used for other sports such as luge and skeleton.

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
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The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
2.hotels and hostels

11

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
3.chalets

13

A chalet is a type of house commonly found in ski resorts. Renting your own chalet can be fun and can often work out cheaper than staying in a hotel.
4.number of kindergartens

1

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2020.

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