If you have been researching Niseko and are planning on visiting for a well earned holiday,  then it is likely that you have already made many discoveries on what there is available to enjoy in the area.  Niseko is known globally for its high annual snowfall and it is the one place on earth where naturally-occurring powder snow is a sure thing, boasting the second largest average snowfall of any where in the world, the district averages around 1.5 metres of snow annually.

With masses of light powder snow on the slopes in the area it is not suprising that Niseko’s winters are focused around floating waist-deep through deep powder snow.  Niseko is however much more than just a powder snow destination and a visit during the greener seasons of the year delivers as many if not more suprises than a visit in winter, there are world class golf courses, relaxing geothermal hot springs, road cycling opportunities, mountain bike parks and fishing in the local waterways, rafting, canoeing, SUP and trekking and everywhere you turn, fantastic local food.

With the research complete, this is the right time to make a decision to include Niseko as one of the destinations you visit when you visit Hokkaido.