Shosenkyo gorge is a prominent scenic spot of Yamanashi, which showcases unique rocks and waterfalls. Mt.Rakanji is a rocky peak on the cliff straight up from the river.
The trail is a part of the old route of religious trek leading up to Mt.Kinpu. A Japanese Ukiyo-e artist, Hiroshige Utagawa walked this way and admired beautiful scenes along the trail.
In 2022, Shosenkyo was designated as the Japan Heritage and has attracted the attention worldwide.
Season available : Through the year
Trail distance : 7km
Altitude difference : 600m
(Depart at Tokyo (Shinjuku) in the morning and 1.5 hours by train. *ref. Location and Access )
9:00 Meet up at Kofu Station.
9:30 Nagatoro Bridge (by local bus). Start walking.
12:00 Mt.Shirosuna (Lunch break).
14:00 Mt. Rakanji.
14:30 Shosenkyo Rope-way Station (Top).
15:00 Shosenkyo Park.
16:00 Arrive back to Kofu Station
*Accommodation can be arranged before and after the tour.
1 person : USD200
2 - 5 people : Add USD50 per person
Over 5 people : Negotiable
Guiding fee and guide’s expense
What’s not included
Transportation to and from the meeting spot
Transportation for local bus = JPY1,520 per person
Lunch *you should prepare/buy yourself
*Prices mentioned above are currently applicable and subject to change without notice.
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