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Village of Dwarf in Forest -Ninguru Terrace in Furano-

September 23rd, 2017

Ninguru Terrace (ニングルテラス) is a popular tourist attraction on the site of New Furano Prince Hotel (新富良野プリンスホテル) in Furano, and is a village for selling original works using natural materials as a motif. 15 log houses and wooden boardwalks are built in a forest. A lot of couples and families attracted by the Ninguru Terrace such as an atmosphere of a hidden village with the warmth of the wood visit here. The night light-up and a winter scenery are very visionary. Admission free. A parking lot is free of chraged.

Entrance of Ninguru Terrace
Ninguru Terrace in Furano
All Wooden Boardwalk
Ninguru Terrace in Furano
Log Houses Are Built along Wooden Boardwalk
Ninguru Terrace in Furano

It is said that 2 Ninguru families live in this forest. The ninguru means shrunk human, and is a dwarf with around 15 cm in height that appears in the book "Ninguru" written by Mr. So Kuramoto that has become a synonym for Furano. They are set wise people of a forest living in the hidden place of Hokkaido. Speaking of the dwarf, the dwarf with a height of less than 1 m called "Colobockle (コロポックル * mythical Ainu dwarf god)" is famous in Hokkaido, and I guess that the Ninguru similar to the Colobockle.

Log House Is Shop
Ninguru Terrace in Furano
Man Collects Fallen Leaves on Wooden Boardwalk
Ninguru Terrace in Furano
Heart Made of Fallen Leaves
Ninguru Terrace in Furano
Look of Ninguru Terrace
Ninguru Terrace in Furano
In Forest
Ninguru Terrace in Furano
Look of Ninguru Terrace
Ninguru Terrace in Furano
Look of Ninguru Terrace
Ninguru Terrace in Furano

Atmosphere of Ninguru Terrace Be Watched on Youtube

Movie of Ninguru Terrace

Admission fee Free of charge
Parking lot Free parking is provided (300 Cars)
Business hours 12:00-20:45
Regular closing day Irregular closing day and November
Telephone number +81-167-22-1111
Home page Home page is here
Mapcode 919 553 452*47

List of Accommodations

Refer to following websites for the accommodations around Ninguru Terrace.

Furano Prince Hotel(富良野プリンスホテル)
New Furano Prince Hotel(新富良野プリンスホテル)

A page of Biei and Furano is here

Biei and Furano

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