Asia’s premier ski resort destination
The name “Niseko” is rapidly becoming synonymous with champagne powder snow, attracting winter sports enthusiasts from around the globe. The Niseko area averages a whopping 18 metres of snowfall annually, making it a winter wonderland for visitors of all ages. The combination of endless powder, unique riding opportunities, and stunning scenery location sets Niseko apart as arguably the best ski resort in Japan.
Skiing & Snowboarding Paradise
Just minutes from Panorama Niseko are the four ski resorts that makeup Niseko United: Grand Hirafu, Hanazono, Niseko Village, Annupuri. Skiier and snowboarders will be delighted to find 2,191 acres of skiable terrain, 48 kilometres of groomed slopes, 11 gates to the backcountry, 70 runs, 29 lifts & gondolas, plus 30 square kilometres of non-officially marked backcountry just ready for discovery.
So Much More
Niseko visitors can experience a lot more beyond skiing and snowboarding, with a wide variety of other exhilarating activities such as snowmobiling, snowshoeing, snow rafting or reindeer sledding, just to name a few. Niseko is also home to some very high-quality restaurants and bars, which take advantage of Hokkaido’s abundant produce and seafood. The Niseko area is also famous for its natural onsen hot springs that please the eye and soothe the body and mind.