Karuizawa Web Test Official Site
If I pass the exam?
You can learn more about Karuizawa.
You can enjoy Karuizawa more deeply and feel enriched by the time you spend traveling, staying and settling in Karuizawa.
We can tell many people how wonderful Karuizawa is.
You will receive a certificate of acceptance with your name on it.
Successful applicants will receive an official pass certificate, which attests to their in-depth knowledge of Karuizawa.
The “Passing the Exams” benefit is available.
Show your passport card to receive reduced (free) admission fees to various facilities in Karuizawa Town.
In addition, you can purchase a badge of recognition for successful applicants.
About “Benefits for Successful Applicants
You will have the opportunity to work as a Karuizawa sightseeing guide.
You can join the Karuizawa Tourist Guide Association for training and debut as a guide.
Tourist Guide System
The 8th Karuizawa Web Certification Examination Date and Time
Sunday, February 5, 2023, one hour between 11:00 and 14:00
Monday, February 6, 2023, one hour between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Do this in a computer browser or smartphone browser in an environment with internet access.
qualifications of candidacy for an examination
There are no restrictions on education, age, gender, or nationality.
We do not accept applications for the examination from overseas due to difficulties in shipping the benefits.
For Level 1, only those who have passed Karuizawa Certification Test Level 2 and those who have passed the previous Karuizawa Web Certification Test Level 2 are eligible.
For Level 2, only those who have passed the Karuizawa Certification Test Level 3 and those who have passed the previous Karuizawa Web Certification Test Level 3 are eligible.
Failure to meet the above qualifications will invalidate the examination even after it has been taken.
Level 1 (advanced knowledge level)
Level 2 (slightly advanced knowledge level)
Level 3 (basic fundamental knowledge)
At least 70% of the questions will be from the official Karuizawa Web Certificate textbook.
Pass 100 questions with at least 70 correct answers
Level 1 … Adult: 5,500 yen High school student and under: 3,520 yen Elementary school student and under: 1,650 yen
Level 2 … Adult: 4,400 yen High school student and under: 2,860 yen Elementary school student and under: 1,430 yen
Level 3 … Adult: 3,300 yen High school student and under: 2,200 yen Elementary school student and under: 1,100 yen
All prices include tax.
Applications accepted until 3:00 p.m. on Monday, January 30, 2023
How to apply
Please apply through the dedicated application page.
If you have any questions, please contact us at
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Karuizawa Tourism Association
470, Karuizawa-cho, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano 389-0102, Japan
TEL:0267-41-3850 / FAX:0267-41-3851
Karuizawa Tourism Association
Karuizawa Town Karuizawa Board of Education Karuizawa National Trust Karuizawa Art Museum Council