RYOKANS providing rooms with private open-air/Onsen baths
Book Hatagonokokoro Hashimotoya in Zao-Kaminoyama Onsen— The view of the mountains of Zao from spots such as the room and open-air baths is beautiful. There are various kinds of guest rooms with open-air baths. 25 minutes by taxi to Zao. 160 min by JR Shinkansen from Tokyo Station (Kaminoyama-Onsen Sta.)
Top hot spring and ski resort – Zao, Tohoku
Zao is famous for its snow monsters (December to March, and its current peak is mid-February). Enjoy the view while skiing, snowboarding, or riding the ropeway. Also famous for its fine snow.