Get the feeling of floating down the mountain, on top of untouched dunes of fresh powder snow that just fell from the sky. With uncountable amounts of snow fallen in the 2017-2018 season, there’ll be plenty of powder snow for you to be knee-deep in! If off-piste deep snow is a bit too much, don’t worry, APPI-Kogen has a total of 21 runs summing up to a whopping 45km total piste, where 14 of them are groomed and prepared for the best skiing experience, for all skiing-skill levels. They even have a continuous 5,5km run, so you don’t have to take one of the total 16 well functioning lifts (for a while)! If you feel for throwing down some tricks, APPI Kogen has you covered as well with their newly developed Salomon Snow Park, which have just been redeveloped. And don’t worry about packing lunches; there are even two restaurants in the middle of the slopes, which offer various local and intercontinental dishes. APPI Kogen has it all covered on the slopes! And if you just can’t get enough of skiing, we’ve included 2 days of night skiing in the travel plan.
After a long day of skiing you can go back to the hotel lobby and rest with a hot beverage in its comforting environment, but if you just can’t get enough of activities – don’t worry, in APPI Kogen there are plenty of options for leisure time after a long day of ski! Such as Sports Club Olympia that offers a hot relaxing pool, a gym, a squash court and a whole amusement arcade! And if you’re looking to polish the singing voice, there’s even a karaoke for some wholesome family time. But if the children are a bit too small for the activity-filled day, APPI Kogen has a playful and comforting kids room with specially trained staff to entertain, and give the little ones a wonderful day as well – while you relax in the tranquilizing APPI Hot Spring resort, that have saunas, open air as well as indoor baths.
At night, APPI Kogen is brimming with restaurants, cafés, and bars from all corners of the world. Hotel APPI Grand offers many restaurants, such as the fine dining Lapind’or, which serves traditional French dishes with APPI flair, made with only fresh ingredients from the local mountains and seas of Tohoku area. If you’re up for some Michelin, the Chinese restaurant Bireika can definitely settle your taste buds for what you crave. Among the many other restaurants, is, of course, a local Japanese Cuisine restaurant called Nanashigure that offers appetizers as well as full course meals made from fresh ingredients from the local Sanriku coastline, as well as from the Ou mountain range.
After a fulfilling meal, bar Grand Chariot is ready to serve you exquisite cocktails while you look at the captivating, brimming sky with star-like illuminations. But if you just want a relaxed environment to finish the day off with, Bar PO can serve all the various types of drinks, in a comforting and warm environment.
Rental and ski instructing
On a more practical note, APPI Kogen is filled with rental stations that have equipment for all purposes, levels, heights, and ages! And don’t be shy because of your skiing level, APPI Kogen offers many experienced and friendly skiing instructors that can help beginners as well as experienced skiers to enhance their skills.
Day 1 Sendai arrival, bus to APPI Kogen (Dinner)
Upon arrival at Sendai airport, transfer to hotel by shuttle bus
Appi Kogen Ski and Night ski
Appi Kogen Ski and Night ski
Day 4 Appi Kogen (Breakfast/Dinner)
Appi Kogen Ski
Day 5 Appi Kogen departure (Breakfast)
Take the shuttle bus to Sendai airport and departure (END)
Based on a min. of 2 pax traveling together
APPI KOGEN ONSEN HOTEL CNY 4680 p.p. twin sharing
HOTEL APPI GRAND CNY 4980 p.p.twin sharing
APPI HILLS SHIRAKABANOMORI CNY 4780 p.p. twin sharing
– Shuttle bus between Sendai airport and hotel
– 4 nights hotel with twin sharing std. room
– 3 days’ ski lift pass
– 2 x night ski lift pass
– 4 hotel breakfasts
– 4 hotel dinners
What’s Not Included:
– In & out flight tickets (Example is for reference only)
– Day 1 Shanghai Pudong to Sendai CA155 10:35/1425
– Day 5 Sendai to Shanghai Pudong CA156 15:25/17:55
From CNY 2610 incl. tax per person (eco class)
– Japan visa
– Travel Insurances
– Ski rental
– Personal expense such as telephone calls, fax, laundry, beverages, meals, highlights or sightseeing’s, which aren’t indicated in the program
APPI KOGEN ONSEN HOTEL
APPI Kogen Onsen Hotel is popular with its casual atmosphere, newer facilities and direct access via corridor to Onsen (hot springs), “ShirakabanoYu” which was renovated with a tranquilizing outdoor bathand new Japanese-style barbecue restaurant next to Onsen. After skiing, the hotel’ s facilities support your healthy lifestyle and give an enjoyable time. There will be around 300m to cable car station or you can take the free shuttle bus.
Hotel APPI Grand
Hotel APPI Grand, the bold lemon yellow facade is symbolic of the impressive APPI Resort. It’ s catering to all needs, from formal functions to sporting pursuits. The hotel has been renovated in 2017, new facilities such as the new restaurant “Sushi NAGATA” and “Teppanyaki KAZAN”. Their new guest rooms give the essence of Japan and even more. The hotel definitely gives you the most optimal comfort and leisure-time in APPI.
APPI HILLS SHIRAKABANOMORI
Facility with usability and spacious Japanese-Western style guest room is very popular. Maximum of 5 people can stay in the J-W style room. It is recommended for families with small children or for group use.
Ski season: Dec 01, 2018-April, 2019
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