Tateyama Travel Guide

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Sightseeing Guide:

Tateyama area is located eastern Toyama Prefecture. It is famous for a beautiful mountains. There are many beautiful waterfalls, including Syomyo Falls, the highest waterfalls in Japan. This area is also famous for heavy snow in winter. In winter, Tateyama-Kurobe alpine route has the huge snow wall which layered over 20m tall. You can enjoy the giant snow valley right next to you at thsi route. There are many Onsen, sky resorts, as well. Of course, in summer Tateyama offers great hiking and climbing.

Access to Tateyama

By Car

Use Tokai-Hokuriku Express Way to Hokuriku Express Way to north. Exit at Tateyama. 6 to Tateyama.

By Train

Use Hokuriku Shinkansen to Toyama Station. Change to Toyamachitetsu Tateyama Line Tateyama Station.

Shomyo Falls

Area Distribution : Toyama