Kamikochi is one of the most sublime and sumptuous areas of Japan, with its raw natural beauty of pretty snow-capped mountains, lush green forests, mesmerizing waterways and its abundance of rich, vivaciously coloured leaves and flowers.
Hiking around Kamikochi is as charming and delightful as it gets, and the landscape, scenery and terrain constantly takes the breath away.
Take a pick from our selection of hiking trips in Kamikochi, and prepare to fall in love with the land of the rising sun!
Japan is a very clean and respectful society, so please do your best to minimize your waste and footprint that you leave behind.
Some of the hiking can be a bit difficult, so being in decent shape before undertaking a hike will be of great benefit.
Very cold in Winter months, with temperatures rarely getting above freezing. Pleasantly warm Summers.
5-7 hour bus/car from Tokyo, 1.5 hour train and bus from Matsumoto to Kamikochi.
April-November, to avoid the extreme cold of Winter.
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