2022-2023 recommended activities, leisure, experiences, and play for going out with children during winter vacation

2022-2023 recommended activities, leisure, experiences, and play for going out with children during winter vacation
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Activity Japan Editorial Department

On this page, when going out with children of elementary school, junior high school, preschool children (kindergarten children, nursery school children), Winter vacation activities, leisure and play that parents and children can enjoy Special feature on experience tours.

Experience tours of winter sports and snow activities unique to winter, hands-on classes such as manufacturing (handmade) and food making, etc. Winter fun for families with children Thoroughly introduce.

Held all over the country including the Kanto area such as Tokyo Things you can only do during winter vacation "or" Experiences that children can enjoy during winter vacation Let's enjoy the winter that will impress and grow together with children and adults.

From when to when is the 2022-2023 winter vacation?

2022-2023 recommended activities, leisure, experiences, and play for going out with children during winter vacation

In families with children, From when until when do schools have winter and New Year holidays? ” will allow you to take and adjust work vacations and schedule travel and outings.

First of all, the number of public elementary schools, junior high schools, and high schools that differ by prefecture and municipality Schedule and period of winter vacation from 2022 (Reiwa 4) to 2023 (Reiwa 5) Let's check it out.

2022 winter vacation period for public schools nationwide

Prefectures Winter vacation start date Winter vacation end date
Hokkaido December 24th January 17th
Aomori December 24th January 15th
Iwate December 24th January 12th
Miyagi December 24th January 9
Akita December 24th January 10th
Yamagata December 24th January 5th
Fukushima December 24th January 9
Ibaraki December 24th January 7
Tochigi December 24th January 9
Gunma December 24th January 9
Saitama December 24th January 5th
Chiba December 24th January 5th
Tokyo December 24th January 9
Kanagawa December 26th January 6
Niigata December 26th January 6
Toyama December 24th January 9
Ishikawa December 26th January 6
Fukui December 24th January 7
Yamanashi December 27th January 10th
Nagano December 24th January 9
Gifu December 27th January 6
Shizuoka December 24th January 5th
Aichi December 24th January 9
Triple December 24th January 9
Shiga December 24th January 9
Kyoto December 24th January 9
Osaka December 24th January 9
Hyogo December 24th January 9
Nara December 24th January 9
Wakayama December 24th January 5th
Tottori December 24th January 9
Shimane December 26th January 7
Okayama December 24th January 5th
Hiroshima December 24th January 5th
Yamaguchi December 25th January 17th
Tokushima December 24th January 9
Kagawa December 24th January 7
Ehime December 24th January 9
Kochi December 24th January 9
Fukuoka December 24th January 9
Saga December 26th January 6
Nagasaki December 24th January 9
Kumamoto December 24th January 9
Oita December 26th January 7
Miyazaki December 25th January 5th
Kagoshima December 26th January 7
Okinawa December 24th January 4th
According to Activity Japan

Looking at the above data, Many schools start their winter break around December 24th. I understand this.

Recording severe winter cold and snowfall/snow cover Hokkaido and the Tohoku region have longer winter holidays than other regions. There are characteristics.

In addition, including Tokyo Many regions in the Kanto region have their winter vacation from December 24th to January 9th, which is Christmas Eve. It seems that.

* Data for the winter vacation period may vary by municipality or by school.


Popular prefectures for winter holidays

" Where are you going to spend your winter vacation this year? "Isn't there a lot of families who are lost in travel destinations and outings?

Next, based on Activity Japan reservation data " Ranking of popular prefectures for winter holidays Let's take a look at this winter's popularity trends.

Places that are candidates for travel or outings, or where your home is Click on the prefecture name to search for recommended experience plans for each area will do.

Ranking of Popular Prefectures for Winter Activities, Activities, Leisure and Experiences

Okinawa
Tokyo
Yamanashi
Kyoto
Hokkaido
Kagoshima
Osaka
Kanagawa
Nara
Nagano
Based on the number of Activity Japan reservations

From here, "Winter Sports", "Activities/Outdoor Leisure", "Manufacturing/Handmade Experiences", "Food Making Experiences/Cooking Classes" "Popular with children" or "enjoyable with children" plans for each of the four categories Introducing

budget friendly Experience fee price and tour service content , Please use the reviews and word-of-mouth experiences to compare and consider plan selection.


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Recommended winter sports for children during winter vacation

2022-2023 recommended activities, leisure, experiences, and play for going out with children during winter vacation

Winter means snow, and snow means skiing and snowboarding. winter sports is a must-play game.

However, as a winter sport to enjoy during winter vacation, Playing in the snow other than skiing or snowboarding It is also true that there are many people looking for ".

Activity Japan's winter reservation number is " Smelt fishing "or" Snow shoes/Snow trekking ” boasts overwhelming popularity.

In addition, "playing in the snow, sledding" and "Kamakura making experience" etc. There are plenty of hands-on tours that even small children (infants) can participate in. is being introduced to

Winter sports recommended for winter vacation

Smelt fishing Snow shoes/Snow trekking
Playing in the snow and sledding Kamakura making experience
snow towing see more

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Recommended activities and outdoor leisure for children during winter vacation

2022-2023 recommended activities, leisure, experiences, and play for going out with children during winter vacation

It is an outdoor activity with a strong image of being enjoyed in the spring and summer season, A lot of scenery and attractions that can only be experienced in winter I have.

Also, moving your body can raise your body temperature and make you warmer, There are many things that can be enjoyed more comfortably than in the hot summer is also a feature.

The number one winter outdoor activity recommended for children is " Paragliding "or" horse riding experience ”.

In recent years, there has also been a surge in popularity "Bouldering" can be enjoyed indoors, so it is a good exercise in winter It is the best type as

Recommended activities and outdoor leisure during winter vacation

Paragliding horse riding experience
athletic zipline Bouldering/Rock climbing
Camping/Glamping/BBQ see more

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Recommended manufacturing and handmade experiences for children during winter vacation

2022-2023 recommended activities, leisure, experiences, and play for going out with children during winter vacation

Dedicate yourself to something and face it with a serious attitude. creative time ” is a great opportunity to improve concentration.

" Pottery experience / pottery class "or" glasswork workshop ", represented by " Manufacturing/handmade experience ” are recommended indoor leisure activities for children during winter vacation.

While receiving lectures from staff and craftsmen, we are not bound by common sense or stereotypes Many works created by children's free ideas are art itself .

For the daily lessons triggered by the winter vacation experience, Recommended for free research and free production during winter vacation is.

Recommended manufacturing and handmade experiences during winter vacation

Pottery experience / pottery class Glass work, glass studio
Handmade accessories/Accessory making Handmade miscellaneous goods, original miscellaneous goods
Painting/painting class see more

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Food making experience and cooking class recommended for children during winter vacation

2022-2023 recommended activities, leisure, experiences, and play for going out with children during winter vacation

When I saw my mom and dad making rice, kids interested in cooking ” is also a lot.

such as "eating" or "making food" "Food education" is a very important learning for children's growth one of.

You can enjoy learning about food culture while using authentic cooking utensils from a professional cook. "Food making experience class" is recommended as an event for children during winter vacation It is an experience event.

In addition to the "cooking class" that teaches cooking in total, "soba making experience", "sweets making / Japanese sweets making class" etc. Search for an experience plan from a wide variety of menus Let's try.

Food making experience and cooking class recommended for winter vacation

Cooking class and food making experience Soba making experience/Soba making class
Sweets making, Japanese sweets making Bread making class
Sushi making experience see more

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Activity/leisure/experience/play latest popularity ranking for children/children

Finally, based on Activity Japan's latest reservation data " The latest popularity ranking of activities, leisure, experiences, and play with children and children ” will be introduced.

Please use it as a reference for comparing and considering the experience tour plan selection based on reviews and word-of-mouth experiences, including places and events to experience, experience fees (price) and service contents.


POINT!
Many reservations and inquiries are expected for each plan during long vacation seasons such as weekends and holidays, winter vacation, and New Year holidays. We recommend that you check the availability of the schedule and make early reservations.
1 rank

Same-day reservations welcome! [Okinawa Blue Cave Snorkeling] ★Unlimited photos & feeding included, as well as a gift of star sand as a souvenir!

Okinawa Diving Shop Seamall
Blue Cave/Onna Village
4,000 Circle 900 Yen~ (tax included)
Discount campaign in progress!
  • 4.7
  • (1652 reviews and testimonials)

[Satisfaction No. 1] Fly board, wake board, banana boat, etc. 11 kinds of marines such as 2 hours all-you-can-play + blue cave snorkel set is also very popular!! → https://activityjapan.com/publish/plan/36941 ◆ GO TO Regional Coupon Dealer ◆ [Our Coronavirus Countermeasures] Customers

2 rank

[Sapporo] ★GOTO discount 35% off ★Free pick-up service from Sapporo Station! Smelt fishing on ice empty-handed! Heater inside the tent! Hatsuyume Fair is underway!

River Trip Hokkaido
Sapporo
8,000 Circle 5,200 Yen~ (tax included)
Discount campaign in progress!
  • 4.6
  • (46 reviews and testimonials)

☆Hatsuyume Fair now in progress☆★Don't lose to Corona! ★ Implement your own GOTO discount! The discount rate is 35%, usually 8,000 yen/person → 5,200 yen/person after discount! [Hokkaido support coupons are also available. ] You can enjoy ice smelt fishing, a winter tradition, in Sapporo city ♪ Enjoy with your family, friends, lovers and company colleagues

3 rank

[Ishigaki Island / 1 day] Local coupon target! You might be able to swim with sea turtles! Natural Monument Mangrove SUP / Canoe & Blue Cave Snorkeling [Hatsuyume Fair in progress]

Ishigaki Island ADVENTURE PiPi
Ishigaki Island
28,000 Circle 13,500 Yen~ (tax included)
Discount campaign in progress!
  • 4.8
  • (179 reviews and testimonials)

[Regional coupon target plan! ] This plan can use regional coupons for national travel support (national travel discount)! *Regional coupons can only be used for local payments. Please note that advance payment is not available in principle. [Mangrove SUP/Canoe x Blue Cave Snorkeling] Mangrove designated as a national cultural property as a natural monument

4 rank

[Ishigaki Island/Evening] Applicable to regional coupons! Wrapped in a madder sunset... Selectable sunset SUPor canoe tour [Hatsuyume fair in progress]

Ishigaki Island ADVENTURE PiPi
Ishigaki Island
14,500 Circle 7,900 Yen~ (tax included)
Discount campaign in progress!
  • 4.8
  • (189 reviews and testimonials)

[Regional coupon target plan! ] This plan can use regional coupons for national travel support (national travel discount)! *Regional coupons can only be used for local payments. Please note that advance payment is not available in principle. [Sunset SUP/Canoe] Cruising with a canoe/SUP while watching the sunset sky at the mangrove spot on Ishigaki Island

5 rank

【Yamanashi・山中湖】暖かいドーム船でSmelt fishing(3時間通常プラン)手ぶらでOK!お子様・初心者歓迎!<地域クーポン利用可!>

Yamanakako Marine House Momo
Lake Yamanaka/Oshino
5,300 Yen~ (tax included)
  • 3.8
  • (57 reviews and testimonials)

★釣り道具やエサもコミコミ!暖房・トイレも完備の快適なドーム船で、手ぶらで気軽にSmelt fishingを楽しんでみませんか?*2022/9/1~ ドーム船協議会より通達があり、帰航時間は、14:00までとなります.釣ったわかさぎの調理を希望される場合は、近隣の調理可能なお店を紹介いたしますので、ご希望の方は、

6 rank

[Yamanashi/Lake Yamanaka] Charter a small dome boat with a small number of people! Smelt fishing! Children OK! 2 people ~ family charter

Fishing Plaza Maruiso
Lake Yamanaka/Oshino
8,600 Yen~ (tax included)
  • 4.7
  • (66 reviews and testimonials)

How about smelt fishing on a small dome boat that does not require a boat license? It can be reserved for a small number of people, so you can relax and enjoy it at your own pace. The small dome ship has an engine, so you can move freely and easily! You can fish at any point you like. You can enjoy fishing comfortably without wind, rain and snow. As a measure to prevent corona infection 1. Temperature measurement at reception and boarding name

7 rank

[Ishigaki Island / 1 day] Local coupon target! If you get lost, this is it! Look for sea turtles! Kabira Bay SUPor Canoe & Blue Cave Snorkeling [Hatsuyume Fair underway]

Ishigaki Island ADVENTURE PiPi
Ishigaki Island
28,000 Circle 13,500 Yen~ (tax included)
Discount campaign in progress!
  • 4.8
  • (368 reviews and testimonials)

[Regional coupon target plan! ] This plan can use regional coupons for national travel support (national travel discount)! *Regional coupons can only be used for local payments. Please note that advance payment is not available in principle. [Blue Cave Snorkeling x Kabira Bay SUP / Canoe] SUP or canoe at the scenic spot "Kabira Bay" representing Ishigaki Island, people

8 rank

[Ishigaki island / half day] Local coupon target! Three Michelin stars! World-recognized "Kabira Bay" Selectable SUPor canoe experience tour [Hatsuyume fair in progress]

Ishigaki Island ADVENTURE PiPi
Ishigaki Island
14,500 Circle 7,900 Yen~ (tax included)
Discount campaign in progress!
  • 4.8
  • (349 reviews and testimonials)

[Regional coupon target plan! ] This plan can use regional coupons for national travel support (national travel discount)! *Regional coupons can only be used for local payments. Please note that advance payment is not available in principle. [Kabira Bay SUP/Canoe] It is a plan to cruise the scenic spot "Kabira Bay" representing Ishigaki Island with SUP or canoe. Wide

9 rank

[Yamanashi/Lake Yamanaka] Smelt fishing experience plan on a dome ship! (Pole and rig charge included)

boathouse main
Lake Yamanaka/Oshino
4,300 Yen~ (tax included)
  • 4.6
  • (16 reviews and testimonials)

Let's go smelt fishing at Lake Yamanaka! It is a course that includes a hand-rolled rental rod and a set-up. * A separate 100 yen feed fee will be charged locally. You can enjoy up to 6 hours from 7:00 to 13:00. Please apply for your desired boarding time when making a reservation (you can disembark at your favorite time locally). We are implementing the following corona measures.・Inspection before boarding

10 rank

Same day reservation OK! Blue cave snorkel [Okinawa Cape Maeda] GoPro photography & feeding free English guide available! Hatsuyume Fair is underway!

MalDive
Blue Cave/Onna Village
3,240 Circle 1,000 Yen~ (tax included)
Discount campaign in progress!
  • 4.8
  • (884 reviews and testimonials)

-Countermeasures against corona infection- # Sterilize the equipment used with alcohol and hypochlorite. Enjoy fun, safe and secure snorkeling at the "Blue Cave"

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