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Perfect 1-day excursion/hiking from Osaka

It was easy to get there from central Osaka. We took JR Loop Line from JR Osaka to Shin Imamiya... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
Sheila L
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Wonderful nature

Mt. Kongo is not far from the center of Osaka. Indeed you can reach the starting point of climbing... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2016
Kimitaka S
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Chihayaakasaka-mura, Minamikawachi-gun 585-0000, Osaka Prefecture
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

It was easy to get there from central Osaka. We took JR Loop Line from JR Osaka to Shin Imamiya (15min), then changed to Nankai Line to Kawachi-Nagano (30min), then took #8 Nankai bus at Stand 3 and got off at Kongotozanguchi to start climbing....More

1  Thank Sheila L
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We, parents with 2 kids, visited Osaka for the summer fireworks (again). In the next day of the firework festival, our hiking on the hilltop after taking the rope-way tram is a very decent choice in the hot summer days in Kansai, 'cause the temp...More

1  Thank Cruise L
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Mt. Kongo is not far from the center of Osaka. Indeed you can reach the starting point of climbing only 2 hours from Namba. It is not hard to climb either. Even if you do not take a rope way (this was my case), it...More

3  Thank Kimitaka S
Reviewed 6 July 2016

This is a 45 minute train ride and a 45 minute bus ride to the Rope Tram GONDOLA that will take you to the peak. There are amazing vistas, well kept walking paths and hiking trails and log cabin style camp sites at or near...More

1  Thank Acesilva
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

We went there on a holiday. There were many people but not crowded. It was an hour hike, view was good but not spectacular. I saw kids hiking up the mountain as well. There were portable toilets 15 minutes from the base. The terrain is...More

2  Thank Desiree S
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