MICHELIN Travel Discover the world
Home > > > > Nagano Travel Guide

Leaving for Japan


Nagano :

Unmissable tourist sites

Where to sleep?

View 9 hotels for Nagano

Nagano Travel guide Interesting

Temple district, Nagano, Japan
Enlarge map
Logo LeGuideVert

Nagano Interesting : Michelin's recommendations


The name of Nagano recently became inextricably linked with the Winter Olympics held here in 1998. Located in the heart of the Japan Alps, the city is surrounded by peaks, some higher than 3 000m, where the world's top athletes competed during the Games. They continue to be enjoyed by winter sport enthusiasts, who practice a variety of activities here; skaters can try out the M-Wave track. But the city's hidden treasure is one of the country's most famous temples, Zenko-ji.

View 2 Tourist attractions Nagano

Tourist attractions Nagano : Things to see and do

  • Zenko-ji Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    J - Nagano

    Zenko-ji is the largest temple in Japan after Todai-ji in Nara. The vast complex with numerous subsidiary temples can be called "original" on more than one count. First, it houses both the Jodo and Tendai sects which take it in turns to hol..

  • Japan Alps Recommended Recommended

    J - Nagano

    At first glance, the Japan Alps look a lot like their European counterpart; they too have hosted the Winter Olympics (Nagano, 1998) and offer a comparable range of activities, from downhill skiing and walking to whitewater sports. But they also boast..

View 2 Tourist attractions Nagano Top of page
View 9 Hotels Nagano

Hotels Nagano

  • Hotel Sunroute Nagano-Higashiguchi Three stars Three stars Three stars

    Kurita 995-1 J - Nagano 380-0921

    Prix Prices from : 5800 JPY

    Only a 1-minute walk from the East Exit of JR Nagano Train Station, Hotel Sunroute Nagano-Higashiguchi offers rooms with free WiFi and a flat-screen satellite TV. Bicycles can be borrowed to tour the city and a free-use PC is available at the lobby. ..

  • Chisun Grand Nagano

    Minamichitose 2-17-1 J - Nagano 380-0823

    A 5-minute walk from JR Nagano Train Station, Chisun Grand Nagano offers rooms with free wired internet access. Guests can request relaxing massages for an extra cost and enjoy a Japanese-style breakfast featuring local white rice. Zenko-ji Temple is..

  • Hotel JAL City Nagano

    Toigosyomachi 1221 J - Nagano 380-0834

    Located a 10-minute walk from JR Nagano Shinkansen (bullet train) Station, Hotel JAL City Nagano offers modern guest rooms, a beauty salon and a 24-hour business centre. Guests can enjoy a hearty breakfast buffet at a dining hall on the top floor, wi..

View 9 Hotels Nagano Top of page

Top of page