How long does it take to climb Mount Tsukuba?
There are several hiking courses leading to the mountain top, most of which start from the point near Tsukubasan Shrine (Tsukubasan Jinja 筑波山神社) on the mountainside. The time required to reach the mountain top from Tsukubasan Shrine will be 1.30 or 2 hours.
How to get to Mount Tsukuba?
To go from Tokyo Station to Mount Tsukuba, the highway bus is very convenient. You can catch the bus at the Yaesu-South entrance of Tokyo Station. Here you can board a highway bus that will take you as far as the Tsukuba Center Bus Terminal. One way bus fare is 1180 yen, including tax.
How do I get to Nokogiriyama?
To get to Nokogiriyama, take the JR Uchibo Line 内房線 to Hama-Kanaya Station 浜金谷駅. Then walk 10 minutes to the Nokogiriyama Ropeway, the cable car that takes visitors to the peak of the mountain (500 yen one way, 930 yen round trip).
How long does it take to hike Mt Nokogiri?
around 50 minutes There are two main hiking routes up Nokogiriyama, both taking around 50 minutes to reach the top and ascending the same side of the mountain. There are a few sites along each route but your decision may be made by the first glance at the steps vs.