Mt. Zao is well-known for skiing and hot-spring. Zao is also well- known as the Onsen good for incurable disease and making beauties. At Zao Center Plaza, please enjoy Onsen in the open-air hot-bath and main bath which has shower and Jacuzzi. Please enjoy the colors of the four seasons while in the hot spring bath, which provides not only physical relaxation but mental relaxation as well. Activities including ski school and snow board school by rental equipment are available. For skiing and snow boarding slope, there are many wonderful slopes well-known to all over the world.
50 minutes on bus from JR Yamagata Station bound for Zao Onsen. Get off at Zao Onsen and 2 minutes walk. 40 minutes by taxi from JR Yamatata Station.