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Struggling to learn Japanese with a textbook or a computer program? No more. You will learn Japanese with our HANDS on tutors who can tailor one on one lessons to your language NEEDS! Make your learning language a wonderful journey. We are HH JapaNeeds, a leading language school.

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No matter where you live in Japan, you can meet one of our tutors at a nearby cafe, your home, community center, or other public place.

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Our coordinator will counsel and arrange the ideal tutor about a week. Be sure in the free trial lesson that the tutor is the best fit.




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About Nagano prefecture

Nagano Prefecture is a prefecture located in the inland area of ​​Honshu, which was also called Shinshu in the olden days. It has been ranked first in the average life expectancy by prefecture conducted by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare in 2013. It is a prefecture with mountainous areas and magnificent nature, and there are national parks such as the Southern Alps National Park and the Chubu Mountain National Park.

Matsumoto City, which has historical buildings such as Matsumoto Castle and the remnants of an old castle town, Senjojiki Cirque in Komagane City, which shows the scenery of the four seasons, and the statue of Nio, an important cultural property, is known as a national treasure. There is Zenkoji Temple and so on. It is characterized by its cultural cityscape and its aspect as a prefecture where nature coexists.

The shape of the prefecture extends from north to south, and there are differences in the shape of the land and the altitude of each region, so there are differences in the climate depending on the area. In particular, Karuizawa has a wet continental climate, so it is a popular place for tourists to avoid the heat in summer. Meet a Japanese tutor in Nagano prefecture, where the mountains are beautiful, and improve your Japanese.

Japanese tutor in Nagano prefecture

There are 6 Japanese tutors from HH Japa Needs in Nagano prefecture.

  • Nagano City: 4 person
  • Other areas: 2 people

HH Japa Needs Japanese tutors are also enrolled in each city in the neighboring prefectures, so you can make arrangements in your area.

Number of tutors enrolled in the Koshinetsu / Hokuriku area

  • 86 people

Nagano International Exchange Promotion Association

If you would like to inquire about Japanese locally, please click here.

  • 692-2 Minaminagano, Nagano City, Nagano Prefecture 380-0837
  • Tel: 026-235-7186
  • http://www.anpie.or.jp/
The fastest way to improve your Japanese in Nagano Prefecture

Understand a little bit about the most famous things in your hometown, and talk about them in conversations with locals. If you have a few questions prepared, they will be happy to explain and will be impressed with you for asking. You will be able to get to know each other and have fun conversations, which will improve your Japanese conversation.

Now, let’s take a look at the results of the survey on “What comes to mind when you hear the name Nagano Prefecture?

  • 〇 Ski resort (snowy mountains) スキー場(雪山)
  • 〇 Karuizawa (summer resort / resort) 軽井沢(避暑地・リゾート)
  • 〇Soba (Shinshu soba) そば(信州そば)
  • 〇 Apples りんご
  • 〇 Matsumoto Castle 松本城
  • 〇 Nagano Olympics 長野オリンピック
  • 〇 Zenkoji 善光寺
  • 〇 Japanese Alps (mountain) 日本アルプス(山)
  • 〇 Ueda Castle 上田城
  • 〇 Nozawana 野沢菜

Other famous things: Oyaki, Yukimura Sanada, Shinshu (Shinano), grapes, lettuce, Lake Suwa

Regarding the number one “ski resort” in Nagano prefecture, there were many opinions that they had actually been to a ski resort in Nagano prefecture. Karuizawa, which is famous as a summer resort that represents Japan, is said to have a lower average annual temperature than Sapporo City, Hokkaido because of its highlands. Nagano Prefecture is said to have the largest number of soba restaurants per capita in Japan, as the representative Shinshu gourmet “soba” is a specialty.
Nagano Prefecture has the second largest apple production in Japan after Aomori Prefecture, and it seems that there are many shipments to western Japan in particular. “Matsumoto Castle”, also known as “Kashiro” because of its blackness, has been selected as one of the few “5 national treasures” among the many castles scattered all over the country.
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The course includes hiragana, numbers, video lectures, grammar, verbs, honorifics, JLPT N5, N4, N3, N2, N1 practice tests, FAQs, etc. It is available to all students from beginner to advanced levels and is completely free.

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We hope you can gain so much more than just learning Japanese. Studying Japanese is not just about improving your language skills. It’s also about enriching your life. If your life becomes richer, we hope you will want to take on bigger challenges and have a positive impact on society. We at HH JapaNeeds and Helping Hands Japanese want to be your guides to opening the door to a better you and a better world.

Tutors create customized learning plans and work together to overcome areas that need improvement. You can study Hiragana, Katakana, Kanji, Nihongo, JLPT(Japanese Language Proficiency Test) N5, N4, N3, N2, N1 course, and conversations for beginners with our teachers at your home, office, cafe. Try a free class. Why don’t you meet one of our Japanese language tutors and expand your possibilities? Your tutor. Your time. Your location. Start your Japanese language journey today!…



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Study Japanese in Nagano prefecture

HH JapaNeeds Japanese Language School tutor lessons allow you to choose the ideal Japanese language partner and professional teacher in Matsumoto, Ueda, Iida, Nagano. If you want to learn Japanese in Matsumoto, Ueda, Iida, Nagano, please leave it to us for learning methods, Japanese conversation, grammar, hiragana, katakana, Japanese proficiency test, etc.

A JLPT course for basic beginners with a Japanese language teacher who is ideal as a private tutor online or in Matsumoto, Ueda, Iida, Nagano. There are also grammar and JLPT courses for intermediate students. The registered teacher database is updated daily. If you cannot arrange a faculty member from the current faculty list in Matsumoto, Ueda, Iida, Nagano, you can wait about a week before arranging a new faculty member.

If you are an online teacher, you can go anywhere. Contact JapaNeeds Language Schools in Matsumoto, Ueda, Iida, Nagano and meet private one-on-one teachers for individual one-on-one Japanese lessons. Start your best Japanese class in Matsumoto, Ueda, Iida, Nagano or online the easiest way.

Nagano Prefecture is one of the most mountainous areas in Japan, and has an excellent mountain landscape centered on Kamikochi. Not only people who enjoy mountaineering but also leisure facilities centered on mountains are available. In addition to mountain climbing in the summer, there are many ski resorts with excellent snow quality in the winter, and there are many hot springs for the mountainous areas, so you want to enjoy the hot springs when traveling. Matsumoto Castle, which is not only nature but also the center of the city, has a national treasure, Matsumoto Castle, which you can’t miss, so please do not hesitate to ask. If you are a foreigner living in this area and want to study Japanese, please try our Japanese tutor.

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