Hiking in Shiga Kogen (Highlands)


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Escape the crowds of the city and experience Nagano’s beautiful mountains and culture to the fullest on these hikes. Revitalize your body and mind with forest therapy or visit one of only 9 UNESCO biosphere reserves in Japan. Tours hosted by knowledgeable guides bring you to the heart of Nagano and allow you to enjoy the outdoors during spring, summer, and fall. You can have a uniquely Nagano experience with highland treks that emphasize local - from regional soba noodles to hot springs. You can choose from varying lengths and levels of difficulty and can even request specific hikes and locations.

Location Unnamed Road, Hirao, Yamanochi, Shimotakai-gun, Nagano 381-0401, Japan Map
TEL 080-8835-8160
Mail info@naganomarathon.gr.jp
URL http://naganoventures.com
Business hours May - June, Oct - Nov
Holiday 10,500 yen
Usage fee Travel Local Tour (12-yrs-old and up) - Includes lunch and transportation : 13,000 yen
For reservations E-mail

Access and Parking


Shiga Kogen, Yamanouchi Town

By Train: 50 min Shigakogen line bus from Yudanaka Station (Nagano Dentetsu Nagano Line) -> a 25 min. walk
85 min Shigakogen line bus from Nagano Station (Hokuriku Shinkansen) -> a 25 min. walk
By Car: 25 km / 30 min from Shinshu-Nakano IC


Summer Activities

Mountain Climbing and Trekking

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