Nagano City

Detour from Tokyo: Flights available daily
Haneda Airport (HND) (recommended) or Narita International Airport (NRT)
Transport from Airport:
Take a Limousine Bus from Haneda Airport (HND) or Narita International Airport (NRT) to Tokyo Station and take the Nagano Bullet Train (up to 1:25 hrs) to Nagano Station. The Keikyu line from Haneda Airport goes to Shinagawa station or take the Monorail to Hamamatsucho (in the JR train loop), the Narita Express or Rapid Service (JR trains) will take you to Tokyo Station where you can then take the Nagano Bullet Train.

Nagano: A City Woven from Nature and History

From a captivating temple whose age spans a millennium and four hundred years, to the peaks of the Japanese Alps, Nagano prefecture and its capital city draws pilgrims year-round. Enjoy crisp mountain springs, relaxing onsen, and take inspiring walks among nurtured landscapes. It’s not a wonder that Nagano City hosted the 1998 winter olympics–a fact that the inhabitants today are still quite proud of.