Take the bus from Yudanaka Station for 15 minutes to Kanbayashi stop, then walk 5 minutes to the starting point of hiking paths leading to Jigokudani Onsen Hot Spring Resort. Jigokudani Yaen Koen is a monkey park famous for its “snow monkeys.” There you can observe and take photos of monkeys eating food, playing, and soaking comfortably in the hot spring bath in winter. It is a good chance to see the cute-faced monkeys at such a close distance. Admission is 500 yen. Please watch your step on the hiking path to the park.
10 min by bus from Yudanaka Sta and 30 min on foot Kanbayashi-onsen from the bus stop.
Yamanouchi machi, Shimotakai gun, Nagano