For International Guests

Welcome to Zao Freizeit Ski and Snowboard School!

Our friendly instructors will help you improve your skiing and snowboarding skills quickly and show you around Zao Onsen Ski Resort.

Come and enjoy this beautiful resort with us!

☺Lesson Fees☺(Tax Included)

Private Lesson
Half     ¥15,000
1day    ¥25,000


Private Group Lesson(Up to 4people)
        2people   3people   4people
Half  ¥17,000  ¥19,000  ¥21,000
1day ¥27,000  ¥29,000  ¥31,000


Meeting Time

-Meeting Time 9:45

Morning Lesson 9:50-11:50

-Meeting Time 13:25

Afternoon Lesson 13:30-15:30

Meeting Point

In front of Chuo ropeway station (No.3) 中央ロープウェイ乗り場

( Nakamori slope area) 中森ゲレンデ

Below are some points that will help you. Please check them carefully.

•International guests are not automatically covered under insurance. Please purchase additional travel insurance at various vendors to cover the cost of any accidents or losses.


•We normally accept CASH. If you want to pay by credit card, please inform us in advance.

•Lessons in basic English are available. It might be difficult to communicate, but we will try to do our best. Please follow and listen to your instructor, and your skill will improve quickly!

•Lessons also available at Uwanodai slope and but it depends on the ski school schedule.

•School fees do not include the cost of lift passes or ski/snowboard equipment.

•There are several rental shops in Zao Onsen Ski Resort. Your accommodation may also provide equipment. We can recommend some shops with a discount rate, so please ask us.

•Please arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes early. All lessons finish on time, so if you are late, the lesson will be shorter, with no refund.

•Fees apply for all canceled reservations. All reservations canceled on the same day after 9:00 AM will incur a 30% fee. “No shows” and reservations canceled without notice will pay the full 100%.

•For more information, contact us!


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