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GALA is highly accessible!

GALA is highly accessible! It's just a 75 minute ride from Tokyo Station! with Joetsu Shinkansen. With N'EX, getting from Narita Airport to Tokyo Station takes only 53 minutes. With Tokyo Monorail, getting from Haneda Airport to Hamamatsucho. Running every 3 to 5 minutes, the Tokyo Monorail takes just 14 minutes.

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Snow Enjoyment Park

Our popular Snow Enjoyment Park has undergone renovations! We have added a snow escalator and widened the area! The snow escalator makes enjoying the snow relaxing and instantly takes you to the starting area. Come and enjoying playing in the snow and sledding to the fullest!

Snow Enjoyment Park

Our two observation decks

In addition to our Bell of Love observation deck we have also added a new observation deck branded the Bell of Dreams in the Northern area! The views from the new observation deck are number one at Gala. Come face to face with panoramic views of a monstrous mountain range as well as the whole Yuzawa Town. Get ready to be able to take photos of landscape that cannot be described in words!
* The Bell of Dreams can only be reached by people who are skiing or snowboarding.

Our two observation decks

Access the ski slopes easily with the JR TOKYO Wide Pass!

Take the JR TOKYO Wide Pass
to GALA and Save Travel Fares!!

Get on and off freely within JR East Japan Railway's Kanto area for 3 days which includes GALA Yuzawa and Tokyo

JR TOKYO Wide Pass

Price

  • Adults
  • Adults(12 years and older)
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 10,000
  • Children
  • Children(ages 6-11)
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 5,000
Get the following 3 perks when you purchase the JR TOKYO Wide Pass!!

If You Enjoy Playing in the Snow

Includes a gondola one-day pass + rental sled/boots set

  • Adults
  • Adults
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 3,300
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  • ¥
  • 2,500
  • Children
  • Children
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 2,400
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  • ¥
  • 2,000

If you need to keep your hands warm

Includes a gondola one-day pass + rental sled/boots set + Gala original gloves

  • Adults
  • Adults
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 4,300
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  • ¥
  • 3,000
  • Children
  • Children
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 3,400
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  • ¥
  • 2,500

If You Enjoy Ski and Snowboard

1 day lift pass + locker ticket + 10% discount ticket for rentals + 10% discount ticket for ski/snowboard lessons
* Locker tickets for children not included.

  • Adults
  • Adults
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 5,600
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  • ¥
  • 3,500
  • Children
  • Children
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 2,300
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  • ¥
  • 1,550

SPA GALA-NO-YU Discount

  • Adults
  • Adults
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 1,300
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  • ¥
  • 1,000
  • Children
  • Children
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 800
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  • ¥
  • 600

To get the discount, please present your JR TOKYO Wide Pass at the information counter of GALA Yuzawa ski resort.
Please check the website for more information on the pass.
JR TOKYO Wide Pass

GALA Yuzawa has all of your needs!

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Obtain tickets with ease!

Our friendly, foreign-language speaking staff are ready to assist you with all of your needs, right as you exit the station gates! Get all of your lift passes, gondola tickets and snow activity tickets all in one go at the information counter. We strive to make your time at Gala easy, while also providing you with the best time possible!

Rental

Rental

Rent everything at Gala!

Come to Gala empty–handed — we have everything you'll ever need! We have fashionable skiwear and the latest ski and snowboard models available for rental at our rental counter, which is located on the same floor as the information counter (ticket counter).

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Snow activities

Snow activities

Want to enjoy snow activities?

At Gala, we also host a wide range of snow activities other than skiing and snowboarding. Our sled area, kanjiki tour, snowmobile sleigh ride and snow trekking tour are extremely popular. We have a load of activities that everyone can enjoy!

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Lessons

Lessons

Don't know how to ski or snowboard?

Make the most of your time here at Gala by taking lessons from our professional, English-speaking instructors at Canyons Snowsports School (reservations required). The school for skiing and snowboarding is located in Cowabunga, near the gondola station at the base of the mountain.

* Additional information:
Lessons in Chinese and Thai are offered for beginners.

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Our facilities welcome international guests

COWABUNGA

Located at the base of the mountain, this building has everything you need to get ready for a great day.

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Onsen, spa, and fitness pool

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SPA GALA-NO-YU is free for children of preschool age or younger!

Our hot spring is only the beginning! We also have a number of facilities that you can enjoy with your children, such as a fitness pool, outdoor Jacuzzi, and pool for children. Children of preschool age or younger are free of charge (rental towel set not included). The IRORI Lounge, an annex built as a space for children, is available for you and your children to use for free.

Hours of operation
11:00 - 19:00
* 11:00 - 18:00 from 4/2 to 5/6
Price [including towels]
  • Adults
  • Adults
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 1,300
  • Children
  • Children
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 800

* Customer that have entered by 15:00

  • Adults
  • Adults
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 1,000
  • Children
  • Children
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 600
Rental swimwear for fitness pool
  • Adults
  • Adults
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 500
  • Children
  • Children
  • JPY
  • ¥
  • 500

Locker room and restaurant

Locker room and restaurant 1

Use our large lockers to safely and conveniently store luggage that you don't want to carry around. You can use the PIN to open and close the lockers as many times as necessary.

Locker room and restaurant 2

We have 6 restaurants, from which you can enjoy a variety of food, such as Japanese food, Western food, and fast food.

CHEERS

Welcome to your home at the gondola station at the top of the mountain.

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