Trekking/ Hiking (Mountain Activities), Japan tours & activities, fun things to do in Japan | VELTRA

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Hike to the top of mountains, or enjoy a fun trek through green forests. See local wildlife, or gaze at hidden lakes and waterfalls. With tours that range from a few hours to overnight adventures, hikers of all levels can find the right package for their needs. Make sure you bring the right gear for the season!
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  1. No.1
    Visit one of the most scenic places in Japan, Itsukushima Shrine and marvel at the towering Grand Torii. Visit Daishoin Temple before hiking up Mount Misen for an overlooking view of Seto Inland Sea.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD108.25

    Daily
    5.5 hour(s) (morning)
  2. No.2
    Discover the best of Yakushima, from magical Shirataniunsuikyou, to Yakusugi Land, or Ryujinsugi with an English speaking guide who will share their passion for adventure.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD123.02

    Group Discount
    Daily
    (morning, night)
  3. No.3
    Enjoy a scenic hike up Mount Misen for a panoramic view of Miyajima island and the Seto inland sea. Learn about the regional history as head up to the shrine that was built over 1,200 years ago.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD119.57

    Daily
    5.5 - 6.5 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Set out on a guided trekking tour to the largest lake in Shiretoko, Rausu. The peak of Mt. Rausu is just beyond the lake, creating a picture perfect scene.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
     
  5. Join your guide for a quick tour of Shiratani Unsuikyo or see the Japanese cedars of Yakusugi Land! Perfect for those with limited time but wish to explore the island and experience the magic of the real-life version of Princess Mononoke's Forest.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD123.02

    Group Discount
    Daily
    (morning, night)
  6. Trek your way to the summit of the active volcano, Mt. Asama. Have an experienced nature guide navigate the trail for you while he/she explains the history and wildlife inhabiting this historic volcano.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD93.49

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  7. Take a refreshing break into the woods and tour the splendid nature sites of Karuizawa. See the majestic Shiraito and Ryugaeshi-no-Taki waterfalls with your friendly guide as they help you navigate your way to these sites.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD93.49

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  8. Hike your way into the natural splendor of Shiretoko! Observe the diverse wildlife of this untouched natural World Heritage Site. See native animals in their natural habitat while gazing at the wonderful view of the lakes.
    English Available

    USD52.16

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  9. Breathe in the fresh mountain air as you take a leisurely hike along the trail of Mt. Yoshino in Nara. Beautiful all year round, you can enjoy wonderful seasonal scenery at any time of the year.
    English Available

    USD98.41

    Daily
    5 hour(s) (morning)
  10. Choose between Kuromidake, Tachudake, Aikodake, and Mocchumu. Find the peak that suits your level and set out on to see the view from up top!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD123.02

    Group Discount
    Daily
    (morning, night)
  11. Leave the cedars behind and tour the rest of the island, from waterfalls, an undersea hot spring, the Chinese banyan forest, an old lighthouse and other World Heritage sites.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD113.17

    Group Discount
    Daily
    (morning, night)
  12. Set out an a fun and easy round trip forest trek with a guide, starting and ending at the train station. Explore the beautiful woods of the Nikko National Park.

    From USD14.76

    Group Discount
    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  13. Explore Hokkaido from the water and on land with a full day tour that combines a 3 hour trek with a 2 hour canoe adventure along the scenic Kushiro River.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD132.86

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  14. Explore the rare limestone cave called Pumpkin Hall, only accessible from the sea of Miyako Island. This amazing trek is sure to create wonderful memories for all.
    Special

    USD64.95

    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  15. Great for beginner hikers or those with a little time left in Yakushima. Explore one of the best highlights of the forests of Shiratani Unsuikyo with a knowledgeable guide!
    Pick-up Provided

    USD62.00

    Daily
    3.5 - 4.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  16. Take a nice long morning stroll through the forests of Shiratani Unsuikyo before hiking up Taikoiwa. Enjoy the view from above as you leisurely explore the island.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD118.09

    Daily
    9.5 - 11.5 hour(s) (morning)
  17. Trek through the mossy paths and ancient trees of Yakushima. Explore the mysterious, yet beautiful forest that is almost like a scene from Princess Mononoke!
    Pick-up Provided

    USD108.25

    Daily
    7 - 9 hour(s) (morning)
  18. Witness the glory of the ancient Jomon cedar in Yakushima. Hike through a long course and enjoy the path between a corridor of magnificent trees and nature.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD140.73

    Daily
    12.5 - 15 hour(s) (morning)
  19. Enjoy a guided trek through the Kitayamazaki Nature Trail . Choose your desired course, and get splendid views of Iwate's dramatic coastline.

    From USD29.52

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  20. Trekking tour to the basin of Janokuchinotaki falls, the largest waterfall in Yakushima. This is a hidden and serene spot in the upper stream area of river.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD154.11

    Daily
    8.5 - 9.5 hour(s) (morning)

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