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Nishiho Maruyama Climbing with mountain guide

Nishiho Maruyama is fit for the first-time Northern Alps climber!


We will walk through the forest zone from the mountain entrance to the peak of Nishihomaru Yama (altitude: 2,462 meters). Once we reach the end of the forest area, the endless scenery of the Northern Alps awaits…
Why not experience the 360 degree view of the great panoramic view and the sense of accomplishment at the peak?

Tour available:
July 27, August 9, September 8 and October 5, 2019
※Reservation required 3 days in advance(If there are no reservations seven days prior to the trip, the trip will be cancelled.)
Minimum participants required:
Departure time:
Takayama Bus Terminal
Arrival time:
Takayama Bus Terminal
Bus guide:
Not accompanied
Tour guide:
Not accompanied
  • This tour fee includes:
  • ◇Round-trip bus ticket (Takayama~Shinhotaka Ropeway)
    ◇Shinhotaka Ropeway ticket
    ◇Lunch box
    ◇Nishiho Maruyama trekking guide(Japanese speaking)
Nishiho Maruyama Climbing with mountain guide
  • Adult13,800yen
  • Child(Children can not perticipate) - yen
  • Dep./Arr. Hirayu Adults 11,800 yen
    ※participants must be over middle-school age and under 70 years old with medium level mountain climbing experience

Nishiho Maruyama Climbing with mountain guide


  1. Takayama Bus Terminal (7:00 am) →Hirayu Onsen(8:00 am)Shinhotaka Ropeway ※Meet a guide→~Mt. Nishihomaruyama altitude 2,452m~Mt. Nishihotaka Maruyama Trekking(Approx. walking time : 4 hours)
  2. Shinhotaka Ropeway(4:55 pm)→ Hirayu Onsen(5:30 pm)→Takayama Bus Terminal (6:31 pm)
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  • Takayama Bus Terminal (7:00)

    Please pick up your ticket at Takayama Bus Terminal with the reference number.
    Please take a route bus at Takayama Bus Terminal #5 bound for ‘Shinhotaka Ropeway’at 7:00.
    ※Please come to the ticket counter 15 minutes before departure.

  • Shinhotaka Ropeway

    It takes about 90 minutes bus trip!
    Enjoy the beauty of nature through the windows until you reach the destination.

  • Arrive at Shinhotaka Ropeway(8:45)

    An expert guide join you at the Shinhotaka Ropeway

  • Take a ride Shinhotaka Ropeway

    Please enjoy beautiful mountains scenery from the cable car.

    This double-decker gondola is capable of carrying 120 persons maximum.

    ※There may be a waiting time during peak hours of the ropeway.

  • Arrive at Nishihotakaguchi station(10:00)

    The trekking guide will explain the cautions of mountain trekking.
    We will begin the trek once preparations are ready.



  • To Nishiho Maruyama via Nishiho Sanso

    The trek from the entrance to the Nishiho Sanso (end of forest/ altitude 2,385 meters) is approximately 90 minutes.
    If you are lucky, you might be able to sneak a peek of Mt. Norikura or Yakedake between the trees while walking amongst the plants along the trekking road!
    The creeping pines will spread out in front of you once you reach the Nishiho Sanso: the climax of the Alpine Route! Just one more push to Nishihomaru mountain!
    Mt. Nishihotaka Maruyama is a mountainous region that has a peak altitude of over 2,400 meters. Please walk slowly in the mountains to prevent altitude sickness.

  • Nishihomaru Yama(altitude: 2,462 meters)(12:30)

    Approximately 30 minutes from Nishiho Sanso! We will arrive at Nishihomaru mountain.
    Depending on weather conditions, you may be able to catch a glimpse of Kamikochi below within the 360 degree panoramic view.

  • Climbing down a mountain (13:00)

    Because the descent may be hard on the legs, and to avoid the possibility of injury, we will descend carefully.

  • Arrive at Nishi hotakaguchi Station (15:30)

    The guide will leave you to your own here.

    You will be free to enjoy the landscape of mountains at the observation platform whichi is located on rooftop Nishi hotakaguchi station.

    It is 2,156m high. Please enjoy superb views of Northern Alps.


  • Going back to the bus stop

    Please take a bus to Takayama leaving at 4:55 at Shinhotaka Ropeway bus stop.

  • Arrive at Takayama Bus Terminal(18:31)

    Thank you for joining our tour.

    See you next time!


・Minimum number of participant is 5 people.
・Reservation required 3 days in advance※If there are no reservations seven days prior to the trip, the trip will be cancelled.
・This plan does not have an accompanied tour guide during transit. A mountain guide will join you at the destination.
・The tour maybe cancelled in case Shinhotaka Ropeway is closed
・Conditions for participation: For safety reasons, participants must be over middle-school age and under 70 years old with medium level mountain climbing experience
・Children under 12 years old are not permitted join the tour.

For reservations

【Reservation /Inquiry】

Takayama Bus Terminal Tour Information

TEL:0577-33-0131 (9:00am~6:00pm )

Cancellation policy

  • 10~8 days before the tour・・・No charge
  • 7~2 days before the tour・・・30% of the tour fee
  • a day before the tour・・・40% of the tour fee
  • on the day・・・50% of the tour fee
  • No show・・・No refund


  • 岐阜県知事登録旅行業第2-297号
  • 濃飛乗合自動車株式会社
  • 〒506-0026 岐阜県高山市花里町6-125
  • 総合旅行業務取扱管理者 楢木 孝之

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