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A perfect volcano

The roads around this volcano are quiet and deserted. The area is agricultural and dominated by... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2019
pollyoppy
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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
Even nicer with better weather

You can see this mountain from lots of space at Ibusuki. Too bad the day we went was a rainy day... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2019
NatalieChoi03
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 13 January 2019

The roads around this volcano are quiet and deserted. The area is agricultural and dominated by this beautiful mountain.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pollyoppy
Reviewed 7 January 2019

You can see this mountain from lots of space at Ibusuki. Too bad the day we went was a rainy day then we could not enjoy the greatest view.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NatalieChoi03
Reviewed 2 July 2018

It is a nice mountain in a good shape. We were not too lucky and couldn't see the whole look of the mountain. The cloud was too thick. It seems I never have luck to see the important mountain in Japan. We didn't climb up...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cpcog
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Wow, drove past only, if you come from Ibusaki way down east coast you cant see until almost upon it.. its breathtaking. Had a little cloud around top and almost blue sky.. looked like i was playing Zelda.. amazing.. will love to hike up one...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank WatsonFamilyHK
Reviewed 20 June 2018

If you're lucky and there's little to no clouds at the top the view is amazing! There are stops on the trail on several locations that also have a great view, with likely little to no clouds blocking it. Bring good shoes and plenty of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ron T
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Must see if u can make some time to visit ibusaki, very beautiful place where you can find the sea with the mountain. Great spot to take a postcard photo from Cape Nagasakibana.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank kuru242
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Absolutely number one "must see" in Ibusuki. To go up the mountain takes around 2-3 hours. Perfect view/panorama for whole area around.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Ligia F
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Three hours up. Three hours down. Fun trail. But, it's mid-high level for me. Not easy. - There are signs of 50%, 70%, ... - 50% point had a great view. It's much tougher from 70% point. So, going back at 50% isn't a bad...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank 590jhl
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

The mountain is small. It is just the shape of it that looks like Mount Fuji. The trees at the bottom of the mountain have started turning red, a sign that Autumn is setting in. We believe the mountain will look more spectacular in Oct...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank MakHongKong
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We were at the based camp (some sort of a park and also a starting point to register to enter the trails), and there are not much activities there probably due to low season. There are cart trail, camp sites and log house for mountain...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank EddieLeungHK
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