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Mt. Daisen

Saihaku-gun, Daisen-cho 689-3318, Tottori Prefecture
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Worth the hilke

Went up to the top while I was riding a bicycle around Japan. It's worth stopping here and going... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2016
whatsthishowdoieven
Utopia

Felt so surreal when I was hiking all the way to the top. A bit of foggy which made it more... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2015
Xue F
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good49%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
30 Mar 2016
“Worth the hilke”
26 Dec 2015
“Utopia”
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Saihaku-gun, Daisen-cho 689-3318, Tottori Prefecture
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Reviewed 30 March 2016

Went up to the top while I was riding a bicycle around Japan. It's worth stopping here and going to the top. I wouldn't be intimidated, the terrain isn't what I'd call difficult at all, and during summer at least I would classify it as...More

1  Thank whatsthishowdoieven
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Felt so surreal when I was hiking all the way to the top. A bit of foggy which made it more tranquil. Absolutely love it. Get in touch with nature really helps with my mind. I passed by a lot of elders and family with...More

1  Thank Xue F
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Mount Daisen is near Yonago, there are many temples, shrines and other attractions around the mount. Tourist shuttles running between the JR station and those attractions. Better get a 1-day tourist pass for the tourist shuttle.

1  Thank LloydCMC
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Although the actual height of Mt Daisen is 1,729m, the Kengamine peak has been declared off-bounds to the general public after an earth quake rendered some of the peaks on the verge of collapse. The official climbing height is at 1,710.6m, i.e. the Misen Peak....More

1  Thank rottenberger
Reviewed 22 October 2015

We visited when there was no snow, but a goat, a quiet ropeway, you can count the number of people on it. The travel was peaceful, legs hanging off the ski lifts, touching the wild flowers below, quiet until the wind blows and you hear...More

1  Thank jstyt
Reviewed 14 May 2014 via mobile

Did the mountain as a day trip from Kyoto. The climb is great and the view phenomenal. Maybe not a must see for every body, but if you like hiking up mountains this is really one of the great ones. In mid may the beach...More

Thank Tobias B
Reviewed 5 April 2011

We drove around Mt. Daisen by a car. The mountain changed its shape very much depending on which side of the mountain we were standing. We started our driving from Oku Daisen to Kagamiganari to Kagikake Toge to Masumizu Kogen to Daisenji temple to Katori...More

Thank Naokoula
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