The people of the snow country of Uonuma continue to make use of ancient wisdom to coexist in harmony with nature while enjoying the changing of the four seasons, and making sure the knowhow is passed on to future generations. The region, blessed with the rural scenery of a satoyama, is dotted with places where visitors can relax, including Hakkaisan Yukimuro with a cafe, a shop, and a kitchen goods store, Sobaya Nagamori (a soba noodle restaurant), Bukabunka (a restaurant serving local cuisine), Satoya (a confectionary shop), Tsutsumiya Hachikura (providing a wrapping service), etc. Enjoy the beauty of the four seasons that bring back memories of days gone by, and discover genuine Uonuma.
- 343-9 Nagamori, Minamiuonuma City, Niigata Prefecture
- Around 1 hour and 30 minutes from JR Tokyo Station. Get off at JR Urasa Station. Around 15 minutes by taxi
- New Year's Day only
- All year