≪Autumn Foliage Spots≫ Mt. Takao
Mt. Takao where many people gather in the autumn, is dotted with the viewing spots of Japanese maple
Mt. Takao is about 1 hour by train from the heart of Tokyo, and the altitude is 599 meters so you can climb without hesitation. The number of annual hikers exceeds 2.6 million people, it is said to be the most in the world.
Especially in autumn, many people visit to enjoy autumn leaves.
The mountain trail is dotted with view spots of autumn foliage. Among them, the leaves of the Japanese maple trees seen around Kiyotaki Station and in the precincts of the Yakuo-in Temple are exceptionally brilliant. Also, “Momiji-dai” which is about 10 minutes walk from the top of the mountain is also known for its beautiful autumn leaves.
There are many maples along the cable car, and the tunnel made by autumn leaves is a view that only passengers can enjoy.
You can also enjoy Mt. Fuji and autumn leaves from the observation deck of the summit.
The best time to see autumn leaves is the summit in the middle of November and the foot around the end of November.
|Event Name||≪Autumn Foliage Spots≫ Mt. Takao|
|Dates||Around mid-November – Around late November ※Average year|
|Note||【Takao Visitor Center】
10:00 – 16:00
Closed / Monday (In the case of a holiday, the next day), December 29 – January 3
Admission / Free
Pay for cable car and lift ride
|Free Wi-Fi||Takao Visitor Center (Located at the peak of Mt. Takao)
How to use
|Address||2176 Takao-machi, Hachioji-shi, Tokyo|
|Contact||042-643-3115 (Hachioji Visitors & Convention Association)|