Mount Takao

This Michelin 3-star Tourist Spot is Recommended for Beginner Mountain Climbers

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Hiking

Mount Takao is a peak with an elevation of 599 meters, located in Tokyo’s Hachioji City.
With good transportation access, it’s a popular place to go mountain climbing. While still in the city, it’s like taking a trip to the countryside!
From families with small children to the elderly, about 3,000,000 people visit every year. It’s world famous as the mountain boasting the most climbers in the world.
Featuring a total of 7 climbing pathways, from paved roads to mountain climbing trails, there are things to see on each of these easily walkable pathways.
Since Mount Takao offers a variety of climbing courses, it always attracts climbers, no matter how many times they visit.
By using a cable car and a chair lift, the peak may be reached in an hour. Get off the lift at the peak to find several tea houses, where the gourmet dishes unique to Mount Takao can be enjoyed.

Highlights

  • With the cable car, this mountain is suitable for beginners.
  • Don’t miss out on trying Mount Takao’s gourmet dishes, such as Tororo soba and Manju!.
  • As proof of your climb, it’s a must to take a commemorative photo in front of the sign at the peak of Mount Takao! .
  • Along the Number 1 trail, there is Yakou-in, a temple offering a variety of blessings! .
  • By respecting the rules and taking away all your trash, this mountain is kept clean.

Photos

  • The Peak

    The Peak

  • Mount Takao

    Mount Takao

  • The Square at the top of Mount Takao

    The Square at the top of Mount Takao

  • The Trail

    The Trail

  • The cable car

    The cable car

  • The lift

    The lift

  • Mount Takao’s Yakou-in Temple

    Mount Takao’s Yakou-in Temple

  • Mount Takao’s Yakou-in Temple, Tengu

    Mount Takao’s Yakou-in Temple, Tengu

  • Keio Takao Yamaguchi Station

    Keio Takao Yamaguchi Station

Reviews

11
  • 陳燕青

    登上山頂的高度只有600公尺,一邊看關東地區另一邊可以看到富士山,天氣好視野寬闊,交通也方便搭纜車就可以輕鬆上山。

  • 簡珮琳

    景色挺好的,空气也干浄。

  • 呂鳳芷

    高尾山一直人氣很旺盛,不管是參拜寺廟、吃美食、郊外健行非常豐富多元,也受各年齡層喜愛,

  • 高朗

    東京附近的郊山,途中遇到很多登山客,不只是風景好看,路上不用擔心肚子餓,有許多好吃的美食。

  • 穆穆

    完成一日登山健行之旅後,
    再去泡湯洗滌一身的疲憊。

  • 千心

    高尾山楓葉紅的季節是真的很美,
    體力不好的人最好上下都搭乘纜車。

  • 王悅芯

    擁有豐富的自然環境,可以前來健行、寺院巡禮又能品嘗美食。

  • 李宗漢

    運氣好的話還能看到富士山。

  • TAI MING YUEH

    大人小孩都愛來的地方。

  • 孫玲

    距離市區很近當天來回沒問題,高尾山海拔不高,所以爬山不會覺得很辛苦,如果體力受不了也可以搭乘纜車很方便。

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Details

Postal Code
193-0844
Address
Takao-machi, Hachioji City, Tokyo
Telephone
042-664-7872
Admission
Free
Closed
No holidays
Hours
Open 24 hours
Access
The trail entrance is about 5 minutes on foot from Takaosanguchi Station on the Keio Line