Mt. Norikura has a beautiful mountain panorama.
Why do not you go for a spectacular peak hunt ?
How to enjoy “Mt. Norikura”?
To climb Mt. Norikura, you first need to access “Tatami-daira”, an altitude of about 2700m.
The approach is really easy!
You can get to “Tatami-daira” by bus from Takayama.
Beginners can start without using physical strength, so even beginners can feel secure!
You can’t think of a bus as just moving.
Because the pavement boasts the highest altitude in Japan and the spectacular scenery spreads along the way!
Spectacular Mountain Views, “Kenga-mine”
“Kenga-mine” (altitude 3026m) is the highest peak of Mt. Norikura.
It is a mountain climbing route that goes up about 300m above sea level while enjoying a gentle hike from “Tatami-daira”.
A craggy volcanic belt has developed.
It takes about an hour and a half from “Tatami-daira” to reach the summit.
Beautiful Pond And Mountain Contrast “Fujimi-take”
On the way from “Tatami-daira” to “Kenga-mine”, the peak that is easy to stop by is “Fujimi-take” (altitude 2817m).
It takes 20 minutes on foot from “Tatami-daira” and 1 hour on foot from “Kenga-mine”.
When you reach the top of the mountain, there is a panorama view.
The Easiest To Climb, “Mao-take”
It is “Mao-take” (altitude 2763m) that can be reached within 10 minutes after getting off the bus.
The photo below is this view in 5 minutes after starting to climb.
A 10-minute walk from “Tatami-daira” will arrive at the summit.
You can see the panorama of “Takayama Nori Skyline”.
Alpine Plant and Heart Pond, “Daikoku-take”
“Daikoku-take” (altitude 2772m) is also recommended although there is some distance.
A large community of alpine plants “Dicentra”!
A lovely pink flower blooms in the gravel ground and softens the climber’s heart.
Overlooking the heart pond in 40 minutes on foot from “Tatami-daira”.
The photo is quoted from the site below.
First, take the bus from “Takayama Bus Terminal” and transfer at “honoki-daira”.
Take the bus from “honoki-daira” to “Tatami-daira”.
Round trip fee between “Takayama Bus Terminal” and “Tatami-daira”
- Adult 4,610 yen
- Elementary school student 2,310 yen