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Oze National Park

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Oze Hiking Guide for Foreigners ! Hidden Treasure

Well, where to start from...This place will offer you with all sorts of hiking experiences and most... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Saptashwa B
A "Gaijin" (foreigner) guide for getting to / visiting this beautiful place!

First and foremost, this National Park is really special! Its great for hikers with challenges at... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2016
Kahului, Hawaii
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Well, where to start from...This place will offer you with all sorts of hiking experiences and most importantly you will definitely cherish each one of them for long long time... Me being a foreigner and a solo hiker, to say the truth it's difficult to...More

2  Thank Saptashwa B
Reviewed 16 October 2016

First and foremost, this National Park is really special! Its great for hikers with challenges at any level. The vistas are beautiful, serene and memorable. Combined with overnight stays at the lodges provides an unique once in a lifetime experience...unless you go again as we...More

2  Thank Maui-mango
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Spent 2 days, 1 night at Oze National Park and I have to say that it's been the best decision for this Japan trip. The landscapes are one of the most beautiful I've ever seen in my life. I hiked there in May so weather...More

2  Thank cattychu
Reviewed 6 November 2015

Walked into the park via Hatomachi Toge (pass) and came out of the park via the Sanpei Toge as recommended by many websters. You can come via Sanpei Toge but walking in from that pass is quite steep where as the road goes all the...More

8  Thank Pohaku
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Just a wonderful park. It's a must and you have to do it during the week. Lots of areas to walk here. They have small hotel you can stay over night inside the park.

Thank Odakyumatt
Reviewed 22 September 2014

I have been to this place three times. In early summer, summer and fall. Every season has different beauty, and there are three ways to enter this national park. From Hinoemata-mura ( village ), Ohshimizu and Hatomachi-touge ( a mountain pass ). I recommend to...More

Thank mmchan28
Reviewed 26 July 2014

We split 9 days into Tokyo and National Parks...two days of which were in Oze National Park. Oze is incredibly pristine with lakes, marshes, forests, mountain options for exploration. It is a true treasure and incredibly beautiful when the flowers are out in bloom during...More

6  Thank Maui-mango
Reviewed 31 May 2014

We walked in Friday and walked out Saturday. Saturday was pure madness, whereas Friday was peaceful and allowed us to enjoy the stunning surroundings. Walking itself is a stroll in the park and would only present a challenge for most unfit. The extra walk to...More

Thank TrentEndNZ
Reviewed 22 September 2013

It is by far the most beautiful place in Japan. And all that I can dream of. And it is not that far from Tokyo the only difficulty is you need to walk > 10 kilo in order to get in.

1  Thank Cloverx11
Reviewed 3 days ago
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Joyce H
How does Oze National look like in mid-late November? Thinking of hiking during this period.
25 September 2016|
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Kelly D
Hello, we are looking for a place to stay and hike April 2-4. Is Oze national park open at this time and worth the trip? I only see information on the other seasons.
24 March 2016|
Response from spring_dam |
April is still dangerous because snow-covered mountains. Best season of Oze is from May to September.
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Ray L
How do I get there using public transportation? Also how to get from Niiko to Oze National Park?
25 June 2015|
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