Japan Tohoku guide - travel related information

Introduce many attractive places and culture in Tohoku Japan

Bandai Ski resort - Alts Bandai




For Bandai area in Fukushima, in addition to general explanation on yesterday' article, Let us explain about winter activity in Bandai in Fukushima.




I would like to recommended one of the two ski resorts run by Hoshino resort, one of the largest operators of resorts and hotels in Japan.



All skill level of skiers and snowboarders enjoy high quality powder snow and look over beautiful natural surrounding incl. Lake Inawashiro.





1. Alts Bandai




It is largest ski resort in Tohoku and known for good snow condition together with Nekoma resort.
Alts Bandai was opened in 1992 and The resorts offer 29 courses and single longest course is 3000m with steepest slope of 29 degrees.

Official statistics say 35% beginners, 40% intermediates, and 25% advanced courses.

Also the company continues to modernize the resort facility.




We will update the image movie at one of the intermidiate course in Alts Bandai soon.

<To be update>


Also, let's check the latest snow condition




It takes 45 min. from JR Aizu Wakamatsu Station by bus.
The bus is also come from Koyiyama Station with free of charge and takes 90 min.


(Last visit) February 2017