Oz Snow

Oz Snow has been committed to offering quality snow trips at a reasonable price to skiers and boarders since 1999. We can offer flexible packages to all individuals and groups including social, university, school, and corporate groups at a competitive price. Oz Snow designs their tours to be fun filled, good value for money and will remove the stress from organising your snow holiday.

Oz Snow is a one stop shop tour operator, travel agent, hotel and ski shop owner all in one. This enables us to have greater control and organisation of our tours as well as keeping our prices down and simplifying a usually over complicated process. Whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced skier or boarder come along and experience the snow scene for a fun filled trip with Oz Snow.

We also own and operate Extreme Adventures which offers spring break and short trips for International Students.

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Madarao or Madapow offers great Powder Snow & not yet a mainstream ski area. With our Powder Belt Pass you can also ride the neighbouring ski resorts of Nozawa Onsen & Myoko Kogen. We have Oz Snow hosts on the ground who can help you with their local knowledge. Located 2 hours from Hakuba and 4 hours from Tokyo with easy bullet train access from Iiyama Station( 20 mins away ).
So what are you waiting for? Check out our newly renovated 2 or 3 bedroom Apartments below

  • from $ 1729*
    per person
  • Includes:
    Pickup Airport – Narita or Haneda

    7 Nights Apartments Madarao (400m to Ski Lifts)

    5 Day Powder Belt Lift Pass (Valid Madarao, Nozawa Onsen & Myoko Akakura)

    1 Group Dinner

    Onsite Oz Snow Host & Usage of the next doors Hotel facilities

    Transfer to Iiyama Train Station for Tokyo & Airport Bullet Train (Train Ticket not incl)


Why not customise a package to book the best option for you!

Choose the best apartment for your group size and the gear that you need to ride the mountain your way!


The Powder Belt pass offers even more terrain combining the 3 ski regions of Madarao, Myoko Kogen and Nozawa Onsen. This pass offers great flexibility to ride the Powder Belt of Japan. Madarao is centrally located between both Nozawa Onsen and Myoko Kogen (all approx 25 minutes shuttle either side of Madarao). All transfers can be organised at Hotel Madarao and you can decide where to ride on a daily basis.

 The Madarao and Tangram combined lift pass offers 23 lifts and caters for beginner runs to advance powder tree skiing. Myoko, 25 minutes down the road, offers even more terrain and fresh tracks.

7 Night Powder Pack

15 Dec - 31 Jan

Off Peak

01 Feb - 17 Mar

2 Bedroom Apartment
(Based on 4 Guests)



3 Bedroom Apartment
(Based on 8 Guests)



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*From price in AUD based on 4 share 2Bed Apartment. Peak Period runs from 20th December 2024 to 23rd February 2025 & season finishes 16th March 2024
*Airport Transfers & Inter Mountain Shuttles run between 20Dec – 16 March. (Outside these dates customers need to make their own transport arrangements)
Latest Airport Pickup 8:30pm Narita & 3:30pm Haneda. 


 Mid range apartments 400m from Madarao Mountain ski lifts!  Located 400m from the Madarao ski lifts and is walking distance to all the restaurant’s in Madarao village. 2 or 3 bedroom options, all apartments have kitchen, separate lounge room and bathroom. The apartments have flexible bedding options to cater for couples, families and groups needing separate bedding.

All the facilities at Hotel Madarao next door are available to apartment guests including: hotel reception services, onsite ski hire, an indoor/outdoor onsen bath house, daily breakfast and a western pub/restaurant. Apartments Madarao offers everything you need for a comfortable stay.



On arrival in Madarao, your Oz Snow host will meet you at the bus stop and transfer you to Hotel Madarao. You will be issued with your room numbers and any pre-paid lift tickets as well as stop by our ski shop to collect your pre-booked equipment. This is also a good opportunity to purchase any discounted ski equipment.


Kick start your days and power up with a bite to eat with included Continental breakfast starting at 7.30am.

Please see reception to book in the days you would like to go to Myoko and Nozawa Onsen. The other days the Madarao ski resort is 400m from your accommodation.


Take advantage of the massive powder dumps Madarao, Myoko and Nozawa Onsen are renowned for. With an average snowfall of over 13m per season, get your shred on and experience the terrain of Madarao, Myoko and Nozawa Onsen.

Get to know the gang in Madarao with an included group dinner of local Japanese cuisine. Make sure you see
reception to find out what day your included dinner is. For all the other nights you can eat in at the accommodation or
take a short stroll into town to try some other Japanese meals


On your last day in Madarao you will be transferred to the bullet train station at Iiyama. Allowing you to spend time in Tokyo or continue onto the airport.


Japan isn’t all about the skiing. There is a whole lot of culture, food, language and good times to soak up. That’s why we give you guys the option of getting amongst what Japan has to offer, and lets be serious, your legs will need a rest after some glorious Japanese powder. For any other on ground requirements ask our guides when you get to Hakuba who would be happy to help. They speak English and Japanese and have over 15 collective years experience in Japan.

    • Night Skiing or Boarding*
    • Private Traditional Japanese “Onsen” Bathhouse*
    • Snow Monkeys and Zenkoji Temple Day tour*

*extra tariff applies


All equipment can be arranged and purchased after you arrive in Japan with our crew in Madarao. We have a rental shop onsite.

Ski/Board Hire

5-6 Days

Extra Days

Skis, Poles & Boots


$42 per day

Snowboard & Boots


$42 per day

Oz Snow Madarao Hosted

All Inclusive

We make things as easy as possible.

Hotel Madarao

Newly Refurbished

400m from the Madarao ski lifts and walking distance to restaurants.

Oz Snow Hakuba Hosted

All Inclusive

We make things as easy as possible.

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