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Half Day Or Full Day
Hiking Tour
To The Kasho-zan Temple and Mountain

Discover Kasho-zan's Tengu Mask Temple with Sherpa Adventure Center!

Join us for a captivating hiking adventure to the famous Kasho-zan Temple, renowned for its gigantic Tengu Mask. This journey is perfect for those looking to explore cultural landmarks while enjoying a scenic, easy hike through nature.

Tour Highlights:

Half Day:

Drive Time: Approximately 1 hour one way
Hiking Distance: 2.5 km round trip
Duration: Half day (including drive and hike)
Vertical Ascent: 200 meters

Difficulty: Easy

Full Day:

Drive Time: Approximately 1 hour one way
Hiking Distance: 5 km round trip
Duration: Full day (including drive and hike)
Vertical Ascent: 577 meters

Difficulty: Moderate 

What to Expect:

Breathtaking Scenery: Your adventure begins with a serene drive through picturesque landscapes. Once at the trailhead, you'll embark on a 2.5 km or over 5km hike through a lush forest. The trail is gentle and well-maintained, making it suitable for hikers of all skill levels.

Cultural Experience:
At the heart of this hike is the famous Kasho-zan Temple, home to a massive Tengu Mask. The Tengu, a mythical creature in Japanese folklore, is known for its long nose and warrior spirit. The temple's Tengu Mask is an iconic symbol, offering a unique glimpse into Japan's rich cultural heritage.


Guided Tour:
Our experienced guides will lead you through the forest trail. They ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone.


Easy Ascent:
With only a 200-meter elevation gain, half-day hike is ideal for those who prefer a more relaxed pace. The trail provides ample opportunities to enjoy the tranquil forest and take in the natural beauty surrounding you.


Memorable Views:
Upon reaching the temple, you'll be rewarded with stunning views and the impressive sight of the Tengu Mask. This is the perfect spot for photos and a peaceful rest before heading back.


What to Bring:

  • Comfortable hiking shoes

  • Water and snacks

  • Weather-appropriate clothing

  • Camera for capturing the unique sights

Join Us:

Whether you're a seasoned hiker or a cultural enthusiast, the hike to Kasho-zan Temple with Sherpa Adventure Center offers a delightful blend of nature and tradition. Discover the beauty of the forest and the mystique of the Tengu Mask on this unforgettable adventure.

Your journey to Kasho-zan awaits!

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