Summer In Niseko

A whole new Niseko to discover...

While it was the snow that first brought skiers here, it’s the warm, dry summer months that have proven to be Niseko’s real surprise discovery. World class golf courses & sensational alpine road cycling are bringing travelers from around the world back to Niseko throughout the year.

There was a time when Niseko’s summer was a secret held close to the chest of those who called it home. Those days are long gone and the world class golf courses, high quality alpine roads & crystal clear rivers now host travelers from around the world.

Click on the images below to see some of the activities on offer! Our concierge team will assist in making any arrangement to ensure that your stay is both pleasant and enjoyable. Should you require any assistance, please do not hesitate to contact our concierge team.

SUMMER RAFTING

If you’re in search for something more adventurous, have a go at summer rafting in the Shiribetsu River. Summer courses are catered to families, primary school children and seniors. Fret not, there are plenty of opportunities to take in the views of Mt.Yotei, and even quiet time to rest and have a swim.

ROAD CYCLING

High quality roads & breathtaking mountain scenery make for one of Asia's hottest growing road cycling destinations. Host of the IronMan competition and a number of other races, including a UCI Gran Fondo World Series event, Niseko has all of a sudden found itself on the radar globally as a must-cycle spot.

WORLD CLASS GOLF

With a wide array of international standard golf courses in Niseko and the wider area, including one designed by Arnold Palmer, Niseko is a golfer's paradise. With stunning views, uncrowded fairways & immensely satisfying challenge and character to the courses, Aspect's concierge can assist in transfers and information on the various courses.

HIKING & TREKKING TOURS

Take a half day hike or even an overnight trekking tour on the Niseko Mountain range. ‘Conquer’ the mountain one step at a time while breathing in the beautiful view and learning about the natural history of the area from the friendly and professional NOASC guides.

SEASONAL PRODUCE

Already internationally celebrated for its winter fare, Niseko showcases the best of Hokkaido's delectable seasonal produce through the summer months as well. Dotted along country roads are mouth-watering restaurants serving up deliciously fine fare for a pit stop either on a drive or a tour on two wheels.

DAY TOURS

From the excitement and entertainment of Sapporo, with it's many festivals & fashionable shopping, through to the history of Otaru and it's grand canal or the serene natural beauty of Lake Toya, there are hundreds of destinations a short drive from Niseko which each offer their own unique summer experience.

With an exhausting array of summer time activities, delectable green season cuisine, fresh air & startlingly green nature, a winter experience in Niseko is only ever going to scratch the surface of what wonders are on offer.

Enjoy a round on a golf course designed by the late Arnold Palmer, amongst a dizzying selection of other nearby world class courses, or spend the day on two wheels earning a feast at one of the numerous fine dining spots. Niseko's rivers, some of the cleanest in Japan, offer white water rafting as the spring snow melts and fly-fishing amongst serene tree lined waterways.

  • Simply relax in the temperate, dry warmth of mid-summer
  • Rejuvenate in one of the many dozens of hot springs in the area
  • Golf one of the wider Niseko’s 10 varied golf courses
  • Beat your personal best in one of Niseko’s international road cycling events, including the Hanazono Hill Climb & Niseko Classic
  • Hike the magnificent Mt. Yotei, a dormant volcano, or one of the many more accessible peaks in the area
  • Enjoy one of the many local festivals
  • Feast on delicious locally produced cuisine
  • & so much more…