Nagano

Kenrokuen Garden

The top 13 things to do in Nagano and Ishikawa Prefectures

Japan’s Nagano and Ishikawa Prefectures are a wonderful destination for those interested in regal mountain scenery, fine architecture, rich cultural history dating back centuries, and a burgeoning food and arts scene.

Shiga Kogen, Japan: Where snow monkeys play

For an authentic Japanese ski experience, head to Shiga Kogen