Trekking in Shirakami Mountains

  • Port

    Aomori, Japan

  • Activity level

    TBC

  • Activity type

    TBC

  • Wheelchair accessible

    NO

  • Price per adult

    from

    USD125 per person

  • Minimum age

    12

  • Duration

    7.5 Hours

  • Meals included

    Yes

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.