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Painted mountains at autumn times

This is the second time we visited Tateyama. Last time we did it near the end of the season in... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
Hong Kong, China
The Japanese Alps. Fantastic scenery and many things to do.

This part of Japan is not often visited by Westerners, but it has some of the most spectacular... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Walter T
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Ashikuraji, Tateyama-machi, Nakaniikawa-gun 930-1406, Toyama Prefecture
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

This is the second time we visited Tateyama. Last time we did it near the end of the season in early November and the top was covered in snow. I was fantastic. This time we came for the autumn colors (late September) and was blown...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jaylowe
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This part of Japan is not often visited by Westerners, but it has some of the most spectacular scenery, especially during cherry blossom season and many interesting things to see and do. Some examples are the festivals, the snow corridor, the snow monkeys etc.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Walter T
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

We hiked up Mt Tateyama on 8th May 2018. We started our journey at Toyama Chitetsu Railway station departing at 5.26am, exchanged our tickets (JR tateyama promo tix 9000 yen) at Tateyama station, and took the 1st cable car at 7am. Then, switched transport to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
4  Thank Eevon88
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

Please Read: This is a mountain. It is a beginner to Advance Climb but he prepared. Extra Food, Water, Layers. Hiking sticks. Mount Tateyama is a very good start off mountain to climb. It is not high up, so if you have issues with attitude,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank victorcyho
Reviewed April 30, 2017

this place is the highest place for the route Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route so this is the best view This place is the package for Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank hendriong
Reviewed November 20, 2016

I was told by a friend that this is one of the top 3 mountains in Japan! The walk was simply awesome. Although i was not prepared for the hike, the slow trek has already take up a few hours. As i have climb Mt.Fuji...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank PEili K
Reviewed October 3, 2016

I climbed the mountain on July 2016. The weather was fine, though it was a little shiny. To access the mountain, I went to Tateyama station and took a cable car, then a bus to Murodo. The round trip from Tateyama station to Murodo costs...More

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank Teeradaj R
Reviewed October 12, 2015

One of the highest mountains in Japan and you can enjoy 360 degree panorama view of Japan alps.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank mikieyukio
Reviewed September 16, 2015

The summit of Tateyama is only a 1 hour 30 hike from Murodo, but the 2nd half of the trail is for hikers, you need good shoes and a hiking pole is a plus. Great views from the top. You can do a loop and...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Pierre W
Reviewed August 19, 2015

It was a rainy day when we reached murodo at 2300m. We wear the raincoat and continue to the hiking trail. The view is really good. A place not to miss.

Date of experience: August 2015
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November 16, 2018|
Response from jaylowe | Reviewed this property |
At Murodo near the top (2450 m asl), there is still lots of snow in late May. You will be snowshoeing then. The snow usually melts in mid July up there. But for lower elevations under 1,000 m asl, the snow should have melted... More
March 18, 2017|
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even 7 years old children and 70 years old men or women can ascend this mountain as long as they are fit. that's my experience.
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