As the temperatures cool down, the slopes of Niseko are blanketed with snow making it one of the best places to learn to ski and snowboard in Japan. This beginner lesson is perfect for first timers making their first attempt at skiing or snowboarding. With guidance from an experienced instructor you will learn the absolute basics from getting your balance to the snow plough position. By the end of the day you'll be whizzing down those beginners slopes having grasped the basic concept! The Grand Hirafu ski resort in Niseko is one of Japan's most popular locations for perfect powder snow and has some of the best skiing and snowboarding facilities in Japan.