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Waterfall visit hiking in the forest on the lava plateau 

This hiking tour takes place in the forest on the lava plateau which is made of lava flow during the eruption of Mt. Ontake 54,000 years ago. The forest is filled with stories and beautiful nature of Hida-Osaka. On this tour, you will not only visit 3 waterfalls, but also enjoy an open-air tea ceremony in the forest.  It's also the best choice to enjoy forest bathing (shinrin-yoku).

JPY 16,500

per person including tax
Number of participants:
2 - 5 people

On this 5-hour tour, the guide will take you to the wonderous forest on the lava plateau and take you to three different waterfalls of Mitsudaki, Akaganetoyo, and Karatanidaki. Please enjoy the nature of Hida-Osaka which changes time to time throughout the year.

<Start and finish>
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Duration of the tour: 5 hours.

(3.5 hours of hiking, and 1.5 hours of rest stops and others.)
* It is a slow and easy hiking tour including lunch time and tea break.

<Where to meet>

Osaka-cho bus stop run by Nohi Bus🚎

~Nohi Bus official website~  <--- Click here for the time table!

Takayama bus center 9:05 AM ---> Osaka-cho 9:50 AM

Gero station 9:00 ---> Osaka-cho 9:38 AM

If you are driving 🚙, please come directly to Gandate Park

Google map → see above map

After the tour, we will leave you at the bus stop.

Osaka-cho 3:38 PM ---> Takayama bus center 4:27 PM

(Weekdays only)

Osaka-cho 3:50 PM ---> Gero bus center 4:26 PM

※To Takayama ward on weekends

JR Hida-Osaka Station 4:17 PM ---> JR Takayama 4:54 PM

<Booking due>

3 days before the tour date.

<Payment method>

You can pay us on the day, at the start of your tour, by cash or by credit card.

<What to bring and wear>

Please wear suitable clothing for walking.

Long sleeves, long pants and tennis shoes (sneakers) are recommended.

<Weather announcement>

This tour could be carried out under light rain. But it is possible that the tour is canceled due to bad weather conditions.

If the weather forecast is not favorable, 216 WORKS will contact participants after 4:00 PM on the day before the tour date in order to notice the cancellation of the tour due to the bad weather forecast.


- No cancelation fee is applied until 2 days before the tour date.
- 50 % of the tour price will be charged to participants who cancel their tour between 0:00 AM and 5:00 PM on the day before the tour date.
- The full fee will be charged to participants who cancel their tour after 5:00 PM on the day before the tour date.

<Additional information>

​★The tour is conducted by an English speaking guide.

★Lunch is not included.  Optional lunch prepared by a local shop is available with additional cost upon request at the time of booking. Otherwise, please bring your own lunch.

Opt. 1: Onigiri and miso soup for JPY 850 per person

Opt. 2: Bread and soup for JPY 880 per person


★Price includes guide fee, insurance, and park maintenance fund.

★Age range: 10 years old to 65 years old

​★This tour is conducted with multiple groups.  A private tour arrangement is available with additional JPY 30,000.

★Free transportion between Osaka-cho bus stop and Gandate Park is offered for those traveling by public transportation.

March 15- November 10
except for Wednesdays
​10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
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