You may wonder, how is it even possible that Tokyo has a waterfall at all. The west is where all of Tokyo’s natural beauty exists, and where city boys flock to get a detox break.
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Day hike from Tokyo: The big mountain
Even its name is blunt: Mt. Ooyama – the big mountain. But don’t let this description fool you, the hike to the top of Mt. Ooyama is more than a simple pleasure.
Day hike from Tokyo: Be a Yamabushi
Today we will visit a small peak; Mt. Bukka at the base of the Tanzawa mountains. However, the story of the travelling Yamabushi is more important than the mountain itself.
Για όταν σε κούρασε η μητρόπολη.
Day hike from Tokyo: Sidelining Okutama
At that point, people realized that Tokyo does have a lot of mountains and nature reserves, with most prominent that of lake Okutama. Suddenly, the normally comfortable trains and buses in Ome city became crowded with first time hikers and families with children.
Day hike from Tokyo: Imakuma Shrine and Kongo Falls
Today we will head out to Mt. Imakuma (今熊山), which contrary to what the name suggests, has no bears present at the moment.