About Discover Myoko

Discover Myoko is a locally based government licensed tour operator providing professional services in Myoko. It was founded by two long term Myoko residents who both have a long track record in the tourism industry.

Local guides

There are many local guides in the Myoko, Joetsu & Nagano area who can enhance your authentic experience and better understanding of the area, its culture and people.


Creates and guides adventure tours in Myoko, Joetsu, and the northern Nagano area based on the experience in providing original tour services to individual travelers, including VIPs for more than 10 years mainly in Kansai (Kyoto, Osaka, etc.).

- National Government Licensed Interpreter Guide
- National Certified Domestic Travel Service Supervisor
- WAFA(Wilderness Advanced First Aid) Certified
– Leave No Trace Japan Level 1 Instructor


After 4 years of traveling & living in 30+ countries, Satoki fell in love with beautiful Myoko area, which has been his base for 4 years. You can enjoy various activities with him such as mountaineering, backcountry skiing, hiking, kayaking, road biking, MTB, and forest bathing. STRAVA ambassador

- Nagano Pref. "Go Nagano" Recommended Outdoor Guide
- WAFA(Wilderness Advanced First Aid) Certified
- Leave No Trace Level 1 Instructor
- Completed Viristar Risk Management for Outdoor Programs


A local resident of 20 years with great local knowledge. Working as a tour director all over Japan. A big fan of hiking and nature walks and explore the local countryside on foot and bike.

Get in touch

Get in touch with us to request a custom tour or to ask us about any of our provided tours and activities.