Summer in Niseko

Niseko summer is all about relaxing while enjoying good food, weather, and a calming outdoor lifestyle. The Shiribetsu river runs right through Niseko and is considered one of the cleanest rivers in all of Japan.

Throughout Niseko, there are many hiking trails that cater to visitors of all abilities. One of the most popular hikes is the Mt. Annupuri trail which starts from Goshiki Onsen. Adventurers are rewarded with stunning views of the Niseko area and of Mt. Yotei from the peak of Mt. Annupuri.

River Activities

Activities along the rivers of Niseko are among the most popular things to do during summer. Due to the natural beauty and cleanliness of the rivers, visitors from all over Japan and abroad visit Niseko throughout the summer to enjoy exciting river rafting, SUP, canoeing and kayaking.

Natural Landscape

The Niseko landscape is made up of mountains, rivers, and lush forests filled with local wildlife. This pristine environment is a major attraction for visitors across Japan and abroad who wish to enjoy the natural landscape. The weather in Niseko is much cooler than in southern Japan, making it a perfect place to enjoy the outdoors in comfort. There are many wonderful lookouts and scenic roads all around the area, making it easy for visitors to enjoy the stunning views Niseko has to offer.