— Choose from a hike from three levels to suit your fitness and experience —
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🌳Beautiful nature awaits you, just a few hours away from Tokyo! Especially from spring through fall, there are many places nearby Tokyo that are perfect for 👟hiking.
Nature is a big part of Japanese culture and history, so we highly recommend you to experience the beautiful nature while you are in Japan! Here are some 👟hiking trails that are especially great for ✨beginners and casual hikers.
Go on a short walk, stroll through the 🌳woods, take in 🍃fresh air… and don’t forget to take some 📷amazing pictures!
10km / 2H 20min hike Average Trail Grade: 2.8% (1.6 degrees) Highest Point: 320m Elevation: 286m Japanese name: 花貫渓谷（茨城県）
8km / 2H 45min hike Average Trail Grade: 5.6% (3.2 degrees) Highest Point: 305m Elevation: 447m Japanese name: 日和田山 (埼玉県）
👟 Hiking for some time now and feel like a 💪 challenge?
Do you love that feeling of ⭐accomplishment you get from ⛰looking down on the world? It’s now time to put on your hiking 👟boots and feel the thrill of the 🍃wind blowing through your hair as you wander through stunning lakes and 🌲🌳🌲 forests.
It’s not just stunning scenery. Invigorate yourself with a 👣trek through slopes and valleys that offer a rewarding 😤😤 ️workout. And the best part is, they’re all just a ✨couple of hours from Tokyo❗️
8km / 4hours 15min hike Average Trail Grade: 10.2% (5.8 degrees) Highest Point: 1,104m Elevation: 804m Japanese name: 妙義山 (群馬県）
7km / 4H 30min hike
Average Trail Grade: 10.0% (5.7 degrees)
Highest Point: 877m
Japanese name: 筑波山 (茨城県）
JR Tsukuba Station, JR Tsuchiura Station
35 min by bus from JR Tsukuba Sta. 50 min by bus from JR Tsuchiura Sta.
Spend your whole day climbing the most 😍beautiful mountains in Japan❗️
Veteran 👣hikers will be at home on these rewarding trails that take you to ⛰towering heights. There’s nothing better than 👀gazing on the lakes and rivers below after conquering a 2000m peak. Reach the most 🌲☘️🌞natural settings Japan has to offer, far, far away from the hubbub of the city.
Your friends back home will be green with 😻envy!
Even better, most of these ⛰mountains are accessible from Tokyo by 🚃public transport. So what are you waiting for?
Strap on your 👟boots and hit the trail!
9km / 6hours 45min hike Average Trail Grade: 16.4% (9.3 degrees) Highest Point: 1,977m Elevation: 1,379m Japanese name: 谷川岳 (群馬県）
15km / 7H 40min hike
Average Trail Grade: 8.7% (5 degrees)
Highest Point: 2,486m
Japanese name: 男体山 (栃木県）