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Oze National Park

Niigata, Niigata Prefecture
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I went there begining of June to see Mizubasho flowers.Though it was June, snow was still remained... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2017
Harempercussion
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A priceless experience!!!

The transport system in jp overwhelms me hence I am always looking for express bus services if... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2017
Yenyenyenyenyen
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Niigata, Niigata Prefecture
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Reviewed June 10, 2017

I went there begining of June to see Mizubasho flowers.Though it was June, snow was still remained on the path.Prepare trecking shoes and coat.It takes 5 hours on foot for sight seeing and round trip from the bus stop. Oze is so famous that many...More

1  Thank Harempercussion
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Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

The transport system in jp overwhelms me hence I am always looking for express bus services if possible. In the case of oze national park, I took an express bus from Shinjuku bus terminal(4100 yen,one way). The duration is around 4 hrs. The express bus...More

Thank Yenyenyenyenyen
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Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Oze is an expansive park that spans parts of 4 prefectures. I went for a day trip to check out the Yamanohana (skunk cabbage blossoms) in early June. There was still snow on the ground on the approach from Hato Pass in Gunma. The juxtapositions...More

Thank Adam S
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Reviewed June 3, 2017

Our group of 6 friends, mostly retirees wanted a trekking trip and was recommended Oze. Preparation started early which was challenging due to clarity and language but we all arrived gingerly on May 18th from Singapore via HoChiMinh City on Vietnam Airway. We too a...More

1  Thank AhKwang
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Reviewed March 29, 2017

Well, where to start from...This place will offer you with all sorts of hiking experiences and most importantly you will definitely cherish each one of them for long long time... Me being a foreigner and a solo hiker, to say the truth it's difficult to...More

5  Thank Saptashwa B
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Reviewed October 16, 2016

First and foremost, this National Park is really special! Its great for hikers with challenges at any level. The vistas are beautiful, serene and memorable. Combined with overnight stays at the lodges provides an unique once in a lifetime experience...unless you go again as we...More

2  Thank Maui-mango
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Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Spent 2 days, 1 night at Oze National Park and I have to say that it's been the best decision for this Japan trip. The landscapes are one of the most beautiful I've ever seen in my life. I hiked there in May so weather...More

2  Thank cattychu
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Reviewed November 6, 2015

Walked into the park via Hatomachi Toge (pass) and came out of the park via the Sanpei Toge as recommended by many websters. You can come via Sanpei Toge but walking in from that pass is quite steep where as the road goes all the...More

9  Thank Pohaku
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Reviewed July 22, 2015

Just a wonderful park. It's a must and you have to do it during the week. Lots of areas to walk here. They have small hotel you can stay over night inside the park.

Thank Odakyumatt
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Reviewed September 22, 2014

I have been to this place three times. In early summer, summer and fall. Every season has different beauty, and there are three ways to enter this national park. From Hinoemata-mura ( village ), Ohshimizu and Hatomachi-touge ( a mountain pass ). I recommend to...More

Thank mmchan28
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