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November 23: Ebisu-ko Fireworks & Snow Monkey Tour

Activity provider: Machinovate Japan Ltd.

November 23: Ebisu-ko Fireworks & Snow Monkey Tour

Activity provider: Machinovate Japan Ltd.

From US$ 150.86 per person

This tour takes you to the famous snow monkeys lounging around their hot spring, followed by attendance, including reserved seating, at Japan's most spectacular autumn fireworks display, Ebisu-ko fireworks festival, where over 15,000 fireworks are fired.

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Duration 11 hours
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  • See Japan's most beautiful autumn fireworks festival, Ebisu-ko Fireworks Festival
  • Take photos with the world-famous snow monkeys
  • Enjoy a Japanese lunch
  • Try "sake", Japan and Nagano’s most famous beverage
Full description
See the famous snow monkeys of Jigokudani lounging in or around their hot spring. After seeing the monkeys, enjoy lunch at a nearby restaurant and sample sake, before heading back to Nagano City for the main event. The last part of this tour is the highlight for this specific one day limited tour — the festival of Ebisuko, at which you'll have reserved seating. Over 15,000 fireworks are fired in one evening. This festival is hailed as the grandest autumn fireworks show in Japan, with 430,000 people from all over the country coming to Nagano to see the spectacle. You'll have a chance to buy some festival food, before returning to JR Nagano Station where the tour concludes.
  • Nagano to the Snow Monkey Park transfer
  • Snow Monkey Park entrance fee
  • Lunch
  • Sake tasting
  • Reserved seat (Ebisu seat) at the Ebisu-ko Fireworks Festival
  • English-speaking guide
  • Bullet train tickets
  • Dinner
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

JR Nagano Station, in front of the Information Board directly opposite the shinkansen (bullet train) gates.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Please wear comfortable footwear and warm clothing
  • In case of closure of the Monkey Park, a replacement activity will be arranged
  • Infant (0-3) lunch is not included
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

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Wonderful with satisfying experience.

Will want to come back again next year for the fireworks. The whole arrangement n organization was beyond expectations. Very well coordinated. Better than the local tour.

November 24, 2018

Product ID: 103304