Private Tour - Visit Tokyo's Michelin rated Mountain, Mt.Takao

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!
* Duration: 4 to 5 hours
* Starts: Hachioji, Japan
* Trip Category: Private & Custom Tours >> Private Sightseeing Tours




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!

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Takaosan Cable Car Kiyotaki Station, 2205 Takaomachi, Hachioji, Tokyo 193-0844, Japan

Kiyotaki Station

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Takosugi, Takaomachi Route 189, Hachioji 193-0844 Tokyo Prefecture

Tako-sugi

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Onnazaka Women’s Slope, Takaomachi, Hachioji, Tokyo 193-0844, Japan

Onnazaka and Otokozaka

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: ごまどころ 権現茶屋, 2177-2 Takaomachi, Hachioji, Tokyo 193-0844, Japan

Gongen Chaya

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Takaosan Yakuo-in Yuki-ji Temple, 2177 Takaomachi, Hachioji 193-0844 Tokyo Prefecture

Takaosan Yakuo-in Temple

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Mt. Takao, Hachioji Tokyo Prefecture

Top of Mt.Takao

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Takao 599 Museum, 2435-3 Takaomachi, Hachioji 193-0844 Tokyo Prefecture

TAKAO 599 MUSEUM

Duration: 30 minutes