Niseko Beginners Base Camp – The ultimate intro to snow

 Niseko- Japan March 2019

 

Come and learn to ski in Asia’s ultimate ski destination Niseko Japan

3 night/4 days camp for people who want to learn to ski or snowboard

An ideal first timers’ introduction to the snow

Price 78000 yen

 

                                       

 

 

Come and join like-minded people at our Niseko Beginners Base Camp -the ultimate intro to snow

Learn how to ski or snowboard in a safe and fun environment

 At our Niseko Beginner’s Base Camp, we will make sure you are in the know about everything snow. By the end of the 3 days you will be able to ski/snowboard and will have met some new friends from around the globe and be inspired to return again and build on your new skill.

No need to feel uncomfortable this camp is designed for complete beginner’s, people like you who have never even seen the snow or skied.

You will be among friends the camp has up to 20 complete beginner’s all staying in the one friendly lodge where you can relax and share your experience with likeminded people.

 In the ski /snowboard lesson everyone will be at the same level so you will all be learning and having fun together.

We have separate male and female 4-person dorm rooms or private 2-person rooms if you prefer (extra cost)

 

Camp dates MARCH 2019 1-4,  4-7, 7-10, 10-13, 13-16

Camp dates December 2019 and March 2020 to be advised

       

 

 

 

 

Day one

Arrival day

Try and book your flight so you arrive before 3pm as the transfer from the airport take approx. 3 hours.

Transfers to the lodge from CTS please book your bus transfer this is at your expense and should be done in advance. You are to book the bus to arrive to Hilton Niseko Village , from there we will transfer you to Freeride Lodge Niseko where the fun begins and get you settled into your rooms.   

We would love it if everyone could arrive at the lodge before 7.30pm so you can all join us for the fun welcome dinner and intro to snow talk to get you all prepared for the snow and your skiing/ snowboarding adventure in the morning.

We will welcome you to the lodge with a welcome drink and fun dinner party at our famous Mexican Restaurant, The Mexican Mule where you will meet all the camp attendees enjoy some fabulous food and get to know your fellow camp mates. 

Day 2

7am -8.30 am we have breakfast in the lodge

 8.30 am you ski hire gear will be delivered and we will help you all get fitted in to your new equipment

10.00 am transfer you to your first lesson

10.30 Your lesson begins

12.30 lunch at your expense on the mountain

1.15 back to the lessons

3.30 lesson finishes

We transfer you straight to the onsen a traditional Japanese hot spring the perfect way to relax and unwind

5pm transfer back to the lodge so you can relax and chat before we go to our group dinner

6 pm We will visit the famous Ice castle Village before dinner where you can marvel at this small village made of ice a great photo opportunity and a truly unique experience.

7.00 pm Dinner at an exclusive Japanese izakaya where you will enjoy some traditional Japanese foods and sake

8.30pm a short walk through the snow back to the lodge where you can enjoy a few drinks in the bar or have an early night and be fresh for your next morning on snow

      

 

DAY 3

Repeat

5pm After your onsen we take you back to the lodge

5.30- 6.30 option to go to the local beer Brewery and sample some of the local beers.

 You have a free night to go and explore the party town of Hirafu or go for a dinner in Niseko Town and enjoy some authentic Japanese food.

      

We have free toboggan’s if you feel like you have not had enough time on the snow

 

Day 4 last day departure day

7am – 9am breakfast at the lodge

We provide transfers to your bus or train for your departure you are welcome to stay at the lodge or venture out to the close by Milk Kobo for cheese tarts or the famous chou pastry’s and ice cream.

Or if you have time get another day in skiing or snowboarding (not included)

 We return all your ski gear for you  please advise the night before if you will require them for an extra day

 

 

Included

Lodging 3 nights accommodation in a dorm room

3 Breakfast

2 dinners

Visit to the Ice Castle Village

Local beer brewery visit

Ski rental for 2 days

Jacket and pant and boot goggles, glove and beanie rental for 2 days

2 onsen transport tour (not included cost of onsen approx. 1000 yen)

2 full day ski lessons

Free transfer to and from the lodge on arrival a departure to Hilton Niseko Village or Niseko train station

10% off any further accommodation booked with us

12 point ski lift pass

 

Not included

Helmet hire

Airfares

insurance

lunch

extra lift passes or points

Airport shuttle bus from airport to Niseko approx. 8000 Yen

Contact details

For all booking please email info@freerideniseko.com

Visit our accommodation website www.freeridelodgeniseko.com for more information on accommodation

Agents please contact Miranda on the above details for more information