Trekking in Shirakami Mountains

  • Port

    Aomori, Japan

  • Activity level


  • Activity type


  • Wheelchair accessible


  • Price per adult


    USD125 per person

  • Minimum age


  • Duration

    7.5 Hours

  • Meals included


Departing the port, take a scenic drive into the Shirakami Mountains, renowned as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You’ll stop at the Visitor Center and learn about the area’s delicate ecosystem before heading to Aqua Green Village for a snack box lunch, which may be eaten on the bus or outside on benches depending on weather.As you make your way through the virgin forest of 79-foot tall Japanese beech trees, be on the lookout for the various animals that call this forest home such as the Japanese serow, the Japanese dormouse and the golden eagle.After you soak up the picture postcard scenery, you’ll hike back down the trail to your coach and head back to port.