Mt. Takao Mt. Takao Mt. Takao Mt. Takao Mt. Takao Mt. Takao Mt. Takao Mt. Takao Mt. Takao

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Easily accessable from central Tokyo, this mountain was designated as Meiji no Mori Takao Quasi-National Park in 1967. Takaosan Yakuoin Yuki temple, located up on the mountainside, has a history of 1200 years, and is popular for a New Year's visit. The mountain's beginner-friendly hiking path surrounded by a rich variety of plants, such as Japanese beech and oak, is the major attraction.

  • Address

    Takao-machi, Hachioji, Tokyo

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  • Entry fee

    -

  • Opening Hours

    Operation hours of cable car (between Kiyotaki St. and Takao St.)
    First cable car: 8:00Last cable car: between 17:00- 18:00 (depends on the day of the week/month)
    Operation hours of chair lift (between Sanroku St. and Sanjo St.)
    May- November: 9:00- 16:30
    December- April 9:00- 16:00

  • Closed

    -

  • Website

    http://www.takaotozan.co.jp/index.htm

  • Best Season

    All year

  • Point

    The spot is filled with mountain climbers all year round enjoying all the views in the four seasons. Many events are held in each season, too.

  • Nearest Station/IC Access

    Exit at "Takaosanguchi" station on the Keio Line and walk 5 minutes to the cable car "Seiryu Station"

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