Kamakura Snow Hut Festival in Iiyama
Iiyama Snow Hut Village is located just outside of Iiyama city in the northern most part of Nagano prefecture,
where there is abundant snowfall in the winter.
The village is open for around a month, from the end of January to the end of February, and is made up of over 15 to 20 huts created from snow.
At night the huts are illuminated by lanterns, creating a beautiful fairytale-like atmosphere that is perfect for families, friends, and couples.
The 15 to 20 Kamakura snow huts range in size, from big to small. They appear at the Shinanodaira area where huge amounts of snow is found. It is called “Kamakura no Sato”, from the end of January to the end of February Visitors can try the famous dish “noroshinabe” (hot pot dish) at Restaurant Kamakura-mura.
Come and enjoy the warm noroshinabe inside the kamakura with families, friends or your significant other.
From the end of January till the end of February
[Contact] Shinshu-Iiyama Tourism Bureau TEL: 0269-62-3133 8:30~17:15(weekday only)
IIYAMA KAMAKUA FESTIVAL
Snowhuts Festival from the end of January till the end of February
NOROSHINABE (hot pot dish) at Iiyama
Iiyama (Nagano Pref.) local food