A beautiful tour only an hour away from the center of Tokyo!
Mt.Takao, with its easy access and beautiful natural environment, was rated three stars by the Michelin Guide as a great tourist destination in 2007. It is one of the two Japanese mountains that have a three-star reputation, the other being Mt.Fuji. With 3 million visitors each year, Mt.Takao is the most visited mountain in the world! This mountain is also famous for the mythological creature it worships; the Tengu. Mt.Takao is no taller than 599m, but on sunny days you can see across to Mt.Fuji, and enjoy the fantastic view of a sea of mountains. The route you will take on this tour is an easy one, partially involving a cable car ride, and is perfectly beginner-friendly!
・Mt.Takao's beautiful natural environment is only an hour away from the center of Tokyo!
・Mt.Takao offers a beginner-friendly climb, with a cable car that takes you up a section of the mountain.
・Try delicious local gourmet at the top!
・Visit the stylish TAKAO 599 MUSEUM on your way home.
・Onnazaka and Otokozaka
・Takaosan Yakuo-in Temple
・Top of Mt.Takao
・TAKAO 599 MUSEUM
・Please remember to bring something to keep you warm at the top of the mountain.
・Sensible footwear is recommended.
・There are no trash cans on Mt.Takao.
・Mt.Takao is a Quasi-National Park, and it is prohibited to take any plants home with you.
Please bring at least ¥900 with you (per person) on the day to cover your travel expenses, entrance fees and other necessary costs. *(money for souvenir shopping is not included)
In front of the ticket gate at Keio Takao line, Takaosanguchi Station