Eastern Japan has loads of places where the snow falls, and a wide range of events are held to make the long winter season more enjoyable. The sights include the romantic glittering lights in the clear winter night, festivals to enjoy the snow to your heart's content, and the mystical snow lanterns.
For a trip by train, enjoy winter events that you can only find in Eastern Japan!
Here we've put together some information on winter fun spots throughout Eastern Japan. Check out the individual pages for detailed information on what to look for and how to get there.
As of March 2015.