Shirakami Sanchi Day Hike with Government-Licensed Guide

The Shirakami area offers endless hiking options for those wanting to explore Akita’s great outdoors. From beginner-level paths to advanced, rugged trails, visitors can choose from a variety of hikes that fit their ability and schedule. Although all trails are marked, hiring guides is recommended.

It is about 4.5 kilometres (3 miles) long and has only gentle elevation changes which takes around 3 hours to easy walk at a leisurely pace. Let us know what you would like to experience and we will customize a three-hours tour that’s best for you!

Note*1: Nationally and State Licensed Tour Guide-Interpreter certification is issued by the Japanese government requires a good knowledge and understanding of Japanese culture and history.
* Duration: 3 hours
* Starts: Fujisato-machi, Japan
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




The Shirakami area offers endless hiking options for those wanting to explore Akita’s great outdoors. From beginner-level paths to advanced, rugged trails, visitors can choose from a variety of hikes that fit their ability and schedule. Although all trails are marked, hiring guides is recommended.

It is about 4.5 kilometres (3 miles) long and has only gentle elevation changes which takes around 3 hours to easy walk at a leisurely pace. Let us know what you would like to experience and we will customize a three-hours tour that’s best for you!

Note*1: Nationally and State Licensed Tour Guide-Interpreter certification is issued by the Japanese government requires a good knowledge and understanding of Japanese culture and history.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Shirakami Sanchi, Southwest of Aomori prefecture to Northwest of Akita prefecture

The Shirakami area offers endless hiking options for those wanting to explore Akita’s great outdoors. From beginner-level paths to advanced, rugged trails, visitors can choose from a variety of hikes that fit their ability and schedule. Although all trails are marked, hiring guides is recommended.

Duration: 3 hours