The Northeastern Japanese region of Tohoku is renowned for it raw natural scenery of mountains, forests, lakes and hot springs, with incredible views and few crowds adding to its appeal. Hiking around this region is a delight for outdoor enthusiasts, as the countless tranquil, idyllic and lovely routes and trails to hike on take in the best countryside that Japan has to offer. Take a pick from our collection of hiking trips in Tohoku, and you own’t regret it!
Nakasendo Trail Hiking Tour
Backcountry Skiing in Honshu, Japan
1-day Guided hiking on Mount Adatara in Tohoku, Japan
What should I know about Hiking Tohoku?
The city of Sendai (population 1,045,000) is a good place to fly in to and then head onwards to the hiking destinations.
Why should I choose Tohoku for my Hiking adventure?
What can I expect from the weather during my Hiking trip in Tohoku?
Very cold Winters, with temperatures often going below freezing, with relatively mild weather for the rest of the year.
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How can I get to Tohoku?
Regular flights from Haneda Airport in Tokyo to Tohoku.
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When is the best time to travel to Tohoku for Hiking?
May through to November, when conditions are driest and the temperatures warmer.
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