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Madarao Mountain, snow adventure
Ski & Snowboard Retreat

2nd to 7th February, 2025

Madarao Mountain Resort

Nagano, Japan

Unleash your potential on and off the slopes at the Thriving Women Snow Retreat in Madarao, Japan. Combine skiing and snowboarding with transformative workshops, mindfulness practices, and research-backed insights designed to ignite your resilience and spark personal growth.

Framework to support your journey

Thrive in every dimension of your life with our holistic approach to personal growth. Our retreats are designed around four interconnected pillars:

  • Reset: Unplug from daily demands and create space for self-discovery.

  • Reflect: Dive deep into introspection, uncovering your values and aspirations.

  • Reconnect: Foster authentic connections with yourself and a supportive community of women.

  • Reimagine: Envision a future brimming with possibilities and take inspired action.

Throughout the retreat, you'll:

  • Experience mindfulness and immerse yourself in practices scientifically proven to enhance both psychological and physiological well-being.

  • Explore your purpose and reconnect with your core values and create a life that truly aligns.

  • Cultivate inner strength and confidence to navigate life's inevitable changes and challenges with grace.

  • Tap into collective power of group support as you journey alongside like-minded women.

Retreat details 

Experience a transformative retreat designed to nurture and empower women in a luxurious setting. Depending on your chosen package, your journey may begin with a vibrant welcome dinner in Tokyo, where you'll connect with Cherry and fellow participants.

From there, we'll take a scenic journey together to the charming Snowball Chalet in Madarao Kogen, our home for the duration of the retreat. Get to know the other women who will be sharing this incredible experience with you.

Each morning, awaken to a delicious breakfast featuring fresh, local ingredients, fueling you for a day of adventure and growth. As the sun sets, unwind by the fire with après ski refreshments, followed by a delightful dinner showcasing authentic Japanese flavors at one of Madarao's local restaurants.

Why register?
"It was a great adventure, energetic, and relaxing at the same time, with cultural and dining experience in a friendly environment . A trip to be done again."

Julia Hoegerl

Escape the ordinary and join us on an adventure designed exclusively for women. The Thriving Women Snow Retreat is more than a program, it's a carefully curated experience addressing the unique stressors and challenges women face.

You will also join a supportive community of like-minded women who are also on the path towards self-discovery and empowerment.

Your investment 

Starting from JPY ¥ 532,400. 

10% early bird discount if booked and deposit paid by 30th June 2024.

Registrations close 30 September 2024

The Thriving Women ski retreat combine skiing and snowboarding, and are designed to help you prioritise your wellbeing and invest in your personal growth. All packages include:


  • 5 nights accommodation at Snowball Chalet in Madarao Mountain Resort.

  • Lift tickets and skiing or snowboarding lessons and coaching (beginner, intermediate or advanced levels).

  • Nourishing daily breakfast daily and group dinners at restaurants around Madarao, Tangram and Iiyama.

  • A comprehensive workbook, journal and online resources so you'll gain the tools and insights you need to thrive in all areas of your life.

  • A variety of activities such as yoga, meditation, breath work, and more, all designed to help you connect with yourself and nature.

  • Group online coaching session pre and post retreat.

Image by Chandler Cruttenden


Madarao Package

2nd to 7th February, 2025


All the program inclusions above.

Who is this package for?

This package is for you if want to make your own way to Madarao as you may already be in Japan or extending your vacation.


Room type 

Family room

(Deluxe queen bedroom with a shared bathroom with an adjoining room). Ideal for friends or family travelling together.



Madarao & Tokyo Deluxe Package

1st to 7th February, 2025


Everything in the Madarao Package, plus:

  • 1 night at Aloft Hotel Ginza in Tokyo

  • Return transfers from Tokyo to Madarao Mountain Resort.


Who is this package for?

This package is for you if want to meet in Tokyo and ideal for first time travellers to Japan. All you need to do is book your flights.


Room type 

Upgrade to a deluxe queen bedroom with a private bathroom.



Thriving Life

1st to 7th February, 2025

Everything in the Madarao & Tokyo Package plus a 6 month Design a Thriving Life coaching package (6 x 60 mins sessions) valued at $1,800.

Who is this package for?

This package is for you if want to design a holistic approach to your health and happiness. Includes strategies for stress management, resilience, work-life integration and tools you need to thrive mentally, physically, and emotionally.


Room type 

Upgrade to a deluxe queen bedroom with a private bathroom.



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