Mt. Hirao

Travel Information

Mt. Hirao (平尾山) is one of the best view point of Mt. Fuji. It is located north side of Lake Yamanaka, Yamanashi. The top observatory is 1318m high. It is one of the peaks of Ohirayama hiking course. This hiking course is one of the popular route that has a great view of Mt. Fuji.

Tourist Info.
There is parking and restroom at the side of Lake Yamanaka.

0. at Shinjuku Station, Tokyo.
1. use Fuji-Q express bus to either Mt. Fuji or Hirano.
2. climb up 1 hours.

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Map around Mt. Hirao

Detailed Travel Guide

Mt. Hirao

The altitude: 1318m

The trekking route of this mountain is about 7km long and takes 3.5 hours for round trip.
The route starts either at Hirano bus stop or Mt. Fuji (Lake Yamanakako). They both has the bus stop of Fuji-Q bus.

It is very popular one-day hiking spot near Tokyo because it has direct express bus from Shinjuku.

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