Mount Mitake is undoubtedly the perfect place for escaping from the hustle and bustle. At 929 metres high above sea level, it has long been regarded as a spiritual mountain. With more than 20 shukubo (lodgings for pilgrims at temples), you can enjoy the sacred atmosphere of the mountain. In addition to the temples and shrine, you can also visit the Nanayo-no-Taki Waterfall and the Rock Garden circular hiking course. Mount Mitake provides places for a wide range of outdoor activities, such as mountain climbing, fishing and rafting.
Transport By train: JR Ome LineMitake station then a bus, then a cable car
By bus: 10 minutes by bus from JR Mitake station
The head temple of the Nichiren sect of Buddhism, it is said to be the sacred site where Nichiren himself died...
1-1-1 Ikegami, Ōta-ku, Tokyo 146-8576 10-minute walk from Ikegami Station (Tōkyū Ikegami Line)
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