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JAPAN

TREK THE HIGH PEAKS OF THE JAPANESE ALPS

Mt Okuhotaka & Mt Yarigatake

Hike hut to hut, bag two summits, wake up in the clouds, soak in hot springs and hit the bright lights of Tokyo. 

Summit Mt Okuhotaka (3190m) and Mt Yarigatake (3180m) are two of the five highest peaks in Japan. Tackle the Daikiretto Gap - Japan’s most exhilarating and notorious non-technical hiking traverse. Experience mountain hut living Japanese style - tatami mats, futons and steaming ramen a-go!

May 28

Cheesecake, figs, and pinot noir.

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Image by Sora Sagano

Tour Type

Walking Tour

Group Size

Up to 10

Minimum Age

18 Years

Duration

9 days / 8 nights

Fitness Level

Medium

 

HIGHLIGHTS

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Enjoy a day in Tokyo before speeding up to the Alpine region by bullet train.

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Head up the steep rocky alpine tracks in a challenging hike to a mountain hut.

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Enjoy local hospitality and delicious food staying in traditional Ryokans.

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Hike through the Daikiretto Gap then head for the summit of Mt Okuhotaka

Communal Bath

Relax tired muscles in the natural hot springs of an outdoor communal bath

 

ITINERARY

Cliff Hiking
 

INCLUSIONS

INCLUDED

Arrival transfer

Train/bus to the Alps

9 Nights Accommodation

All Breakfasts, 5 lunches and 6 dinners

Services of an English-speaking guide

Helmets and harnesses for the Daikiretto Gap

National park permits and fees

Individualised pre-trip training program

EXCLUDED

International & domestic air tickets unless added

Meals and beverage not already mentioned

Early check-in and late checkout hotel charges

Visas

Personal travel insurance

Expenditure of a personal nature such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry, topping, etc.

DATES AND PRICES

Please contact aaron@trainingfortrips.com for more information about this trip or to build your own custom Training For Trips adventure