Wildlife Night Drive in Winter

There are many wild animals living in Karuizawa. They are almost impossible to come across in our daily lives, even though they should be living close by. Join the Picchio staff on this Night Safari Tour to take a peek into their nightly lives. The animals you meet in the forest on a wintery night might show you something you didn’t know before.


Wildlife Night Drive in Winter


Adults 6500Yen
Children 4500Yen 4 to 12years

Plan Details

Duration 2022/1/7(Fri)~2022/3/28(Mon)
7 January, 2022 to 28 March, 2022 on Fri,Sat,Sun,Holidays
Excluded Dates None
What is included in the travel/plan price ・Guide fee
・accident insurance premium
・accident insurance premium
Minimum number of people for reservation 1 person/people
Minimum number of travelers 1 person/people
Maximum number of applicants 6 person/people
Operating Company Piccho
Tour Conductor Yes
Start Time 18:30
Tour Time 90min's
Reservation Deadline by 16:00pm
Payment Method Creditcard
- Tour itinerary -

Karuizawa Asama prince hotel…wild safari tour in winter (about 90minutes)…finish

- Meeting Place -

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Karuizawa Asama Prince Hotel TEL:0267-48-0001

- Important Points -
  • Children must be accompanied by a guardian. Children under 3yrs cannot attend.
  • Winter nights in Karuizawa can get as low as -10C. Please dress accordingly (Ski-wear, Snow boots, gloves, knit hats, etc).
  • The tour will be mainly by car, but you might get out of the car and walk in the snow. Please prepare snow boots just in case.
  • Please note that the meeting place will not be Hoshino Area or Picchio Nature Kids Mori-no-ie.
  • If arriving by car, please use the Karuizawa Asama Prince Hotel parking lot.
- Cancellation Fee -

20% (48 hours prior to tour departure), 50% (24 hours prior to tour departure), 100% (on the day of the tour)

48 hours prior to tour departure 24 hours prior to tour departure on the day of the tour
20% 50% 100%
- Plan Provider Company -

Hoshino, Karuizawa Town, Kitasaku District, Nagano Prefecture 389-0194

Sales Manager:Otsuka

Contact Phone Number:+81(0)267-45-7777


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Plan Contents

Wild safari tour in winter

Various types of wild animals live in the nature-rich town of Karuizawa. Let’s go check out how these animals spend their daily lives in the harsh winters of Karuizawa.

Binoculars and searchlights, essential items

Binoculars and searchlights, essential items for searching for animals, will also be lent out. There will be a quick lecture on how to use these, so even beginners can be rest assured!

A safari car equipped with special lights will take you around the town

A safari car equipped with special lights will take you around the town, searching for animals with illuminated lights. Tours are limited to 1 group only, so you can rest easy and ride without worry.

After it snows

After it snows, there are many footprints in the snow, and it lets you imagine the movements of these animals in the forest.