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Mt. Takao, Hachioji

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#1 of 106 in Nature in Tokyo Prefecture
Must see · Mountain · Nature / Park
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Reaching a height of 599 m (1965 ft) and boasting scenic hiking trails, Mt. Takao remains a popular day trip from Tokyo, being only 50 km (31 miles) from the city center. Choose from several trails that lead from the base of the mountain to the top, or take the funicular train halfway up to ease the arduous climb. Enjoy the fresh air and variety of wildlife on your trek to the summit, which offers views of Tokyo, and even Mount Fuji on a clear day. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Mt. Takao by using our Hachioji online vacation builder.
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  • Need a smoking spot at the top. Why did you tear it down? Honestly, it used to be tucked away to the side. Now, there is 500 no smoking signs so it’s clear that management understands people want... 
    Need a smoking spot at the top. Why did you tear it down? Honestly, it used to be tucked away to the side. Now, there is 500 no smoking signs so it’s clear that management understands people want...  more »
  • Beautiful view of Tokyo and great hike in nature if you take the trail as we did. Was crowded on top of the mountain but a beautiful day out of the city. 
    Beautiful view of Tokyo and great hike in nature if you take the trail as we did. Was crowded on top of the mountain but a beautiful day out of the city.  more »
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  • This is a must see for all!
  • Great place for a hike. A little pricey at the shop at the top though.

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