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Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park, Japan

About Jigokudani Monkey Park:- Jigokudani Monkey Park is located in the Yamanouchi, Nagano Prefecture, Japan and is part of the Joshinetsu Kogen National park with location at Yokoyu-river valley. The name Jigokudani is known as the Hell’s valley and due to the stream and boiling water the bubbles out of the small crevices in the frozen ground gets surrounded by steep cliffs in the formidably cold and hostile forests. The wild Japanese macaques are found here in large number and the more common are known as snow monkeys. The monkeys are fed by park attendants and the park become famous after coming in the documentary Baraka.

How can Reach:- Jigokudani Monkey Park is located in Yamanouchi city area in Nagano Prefecture of the Japan country. It is just 269.0 KM distance from Tokyo capital city.

Its nearest station is Yudanaka where is available local trains to other cities of the country. It is just 4.8 KM far from Monkey Park.

"Tokyo International Airport" is the largest international airport where tourists can get flights to foreign countries direct. It is just 289.5 KM distance from Monkey Park.

Visit Timings (Open Hours):-

9.00 am to 4.00 pm : Monday to Sunday

Tickets Price (Entrance Fee):-

¥ 500.0 : Adult (13 years and above)

¥ 250.0 : Children (5 to 12 years)

FREE : Kids (under 5 years old)

Contact Number (Phone):- +81 269-33-4379

Announced as reserved monkey park from: 1964

Japan National Treasure site:- Yes

Address:- 6845 Hirao, Yamanouchi-machi, Shimotakai-gun, Nagano-ken 381-0401, Japan.

Location:- Yamanouchi, Japan (Nagano Prefecture).

Tourist Attractions:- Hot Spring, Monkeys Bathe On Hot Spring, Skiing.

Things to Do:- hot springs bath on shibu Onsen and Yudanaka.

Website:- http://jigokudani-yaenkoen.co.jp


Weather Temperature

Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) -4.1 -3.8 -0.8 4.9 10.5 15.8 20.0 21.3 16.9 9.7 3.1 -1.6
Average High (℃) 3.5 4.7 9.5 17.3 22.5 25.7 29.1 31.0 25.6 19.2 13.0 6.8

Nearest Accommodations:-

Luxury Hotels:- Kanbayashi Hotel Senjukaku (+81 269-33-3551), Jinpyokaku Honten (+81 269-33-3151), Ichinoyu Katei (+81 269-33-2101), Hishiya Torazo Ryokan (+81 269-33-2105), Old Hisaya (+81 269-33-2511), Historic Inn (+81 269-33-3131), Shibu Hotel (+81 269-33-2551), Wafu No Yado Masuya (+81 269-33-2171), Bozanso Hotel (+81 269-33-2131), Yu Tanaka Onsen (+81 269-33-2111).

Affordable Hotels:- Breezbay Hotel (+81 269-33-3278), Fish-Sensitive Hostel (+81 269-33-1215), Hotel Housei (+81 269-33-3281), Tsuruya Ryokan (+81 120-184-561), Shinshu Yudanaka Maruya Ryokan (+81 269-33-3515), Yorozuya Annex Yurakuan (+81 269-33-2117), Hotel Omodaka (+81 269-33-3125), Andaikan Hotel (+81 269-33-2541), Yadoroku (+81 269-38-0311), Oyado Takimoto (+81 269-33-3245), Daimaruya Ryokan (+81 120-200-026), Hotel Nozaru (+81 269-33-3317), Yamaichiya Hotel (+81 269-33-3323), Shigakogen Hotel (+81 269-33-3225), Minshuku Miyama (+81 269-33-2260).

Distances from Jigokudani Monkey Park:-

Tokyo City : 269.0 KM

Yokohama City : 307.6 KM

Osaka City : 477.7 KM

Nagoya City : 303.1 KM

Sapporo City : 1088.6 KM

Kyoto City : 427.2 KM

Nara City : 461.3 KM

Nearest Major Airport:- "Tokyo International Airport" is the largest international airport of the Japan country where tourists can get international flight direct to lots of foreign countries. It is exact 289.5 KM distance from Monkey.

Nearest Railway station:- Yudanaka Station (4.8 KM) - Nagano Line. Tourists can get here express trains to other cities of the Japan.

Buses Services:- Buses are available from "Tokyo International Airport" (289.5 KM) to Yamanouchi city tour.

Taxi Services:- Taxis are available from "Tokyo International Airport" (289.5 KM) to Yamanouchi city tour.