Kamikochi is a pristine mountain area located almost in the middle of the Northern Alps at an elevation of 1,500m. It is adored by a wide variety of travelers from mountaineering enthusiasts to families, as there are hiking courses suitable for beginners and children that can be easily enjoyed, as well as serious mountaineering treks rewarding serious hikers with breathtaking views.
Enjoy every bit of magnificent nature during green season by trekking on Mt.Yake-dake, with its superb view of an emerald green crater lake, beautiful Taishoike Pond, and the mysterious atmosphere of Myojinike Pond. The symbolic Kappabashi Bridge is also the best spot for a panoramic view of the Hotaka mountain range.
Open from mid-April to mid-November