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Chugushi, Nikko 321-1661, Tochigi Prefecture
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All reviews hours walking enjoy nature above sea level the bus ryuzu waterfall wetlands hikers trail plank stream scenery forest stops autumn plateau falls river
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Reviewed March 2, 2019

This high plain is about 1400 M above sea level. There are lots of sights in the area from waterfalls to bridges. It was not at its best when we were there in March but it is supposed to be absolutely beautiful in Summer me...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Brian M
Reviewed November 21, 2018

Nice scenery and it was a good rest stop between 鬼怒川温泉 and 中禅寺湖 area. Lots of bikers and cyclists riding on the roads leading to the place.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stephen_C_SG
Reviewed November 20, 2018

At an altitude of 1,400 m above sea level, Senjogahara covers the plateau between Chuzenjiko and Yumoto Onsen. It is particularly beautiful during the autumn leaf season in October when the marshland's grasses turn into a reddish yellow and the larch trees into a shiny...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank eugenef36
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Pathway to walk. Very beautiful but also cold and windy. We went in November. There are small eateries where we had warm Yasai Soba (Vegetable buckwheat noodles) before our walk.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lucbabe
Reviewed November 14, 2018

We took the public bus from the train station and up to Yutak and hiked along the tracks down to the marshland and down to the waterfalls. The tracks along the forest were cared and well-maintained. The scenery was wonderful and hiking trip enjoyable. However,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

赤沼から湯滝まで歩きました。戦場ヶ原の木道の両側には広々とした美しい自然が広がり、ここが特別な場所であることは歩き始めてすぐわかりました。とても大きな滝である、湯滝の脇の石段を登ると湯ノ湖がありました。それから、湯ノ湖の岸を歩き、対岸の宿泊宿につきました。四時間ぐらいはかかりました。宿の温泉には野天風呂もあり良かったです。 We walked from Akanuma to Yudaki. I realized soon after I started to walk that this is an extraordinary walking trail. I saw really breathtaking views and a river along side of the wooden trails. Yudaki is a big fall. We climbed the stone...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bellabird77
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

I got off at bus stop no. 44 - Yutaki Iriguchi and hiked all the way down to Ryuzu Waterfall where I took the bus again at bus stop no. 37. The entire hike took 2.5 hrs and it an easy one. The marshland had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank llydzzi
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Would recommend for anyone heading to nikko. Beautiful surrounds and clear paths. Great bird life. Recommend booking somewhere that has a good host though as the bus up from nikko can take hours if you pick the incorrect time!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Thomas R
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

If you enjoy nature, it’s a must do if you can afford the time. We caught a bus 🚌 to stop 44 (yutaki-iriguchi) on the Yumoto Onsen route and made our way south. We started at yukaki falls, which was breathtaking. There is a wooden...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank betty_voyager
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Very nice area to walk around. You cannot get lost as it is all well described in the hiking map you get at the tourist office in Nikko. Many bus stops around.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Response from Harempercussion | Reviewed this property |
It takes about 3 hours from Tokyo to Nikko Station and 2 hours from Nikko Station to Senjogahara. It is possible to have a day trip if you leave Tokyo early morning. However, I recommend you should stay for one night. Yumoto... More