Breathtaking & amazing hikes nearby Tokyo
— Choose from a hike from three levels to suit your fitness and experience —
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① Easy hiking courses nearby Tokyo
🍃Fresh Air and 📷Great Pictures!
✨Easy Hiking Spots Near Tokyo!
🌳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）
② Intermediate (Moderate) hiking courses nearby Tokyo
⭐ Unplug from the bustle of city life and hit the 👣 trail!
👟 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❗️
Moyogisan (Mt. Moyogi)
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.
③ Hard (Difficult) hiking courses nearby Tokyo
💪Challenging trails in the heart of 🌳nature!
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）
You may need to register before hiking this mountain. Please contact the local tourist office below.
15km / 7H 40min hike
Average Trail Grade: 8.7% (5 degrees)
Highest Point: 2,486m
Japanese name: 男体山 (栃木県）