Fukiware Falls and Okunikko Summer Adventure Trip

2021 August 15 (Sunday)


A summer adventure trip to two of the most picturesque places in Japan!

This Trip Features;

  • Fukiware Falls; known as the oriental Niagara Falls. This dynamic waterfall is surrounded by beautiful scenery and will cool you down with its fine mist on a hot summer day.
  • Yunoko Lake; picturesque clear-water lake known for its green summer colors with a trail around its 3 km shoreline.
  • Yudaki Falls; a 70m high, 110m long waterfall located at the southern tip of Yunoko Lake and named as one of the "Famous 5 Waterfalls of Nikko".
  • Senjogahara Marshland; means "battlefield", was named after a mythical tale of the gods of Mount Nantai and Mount Akagi, and is one of Japan's largest high-altitude marshes located at the center of Nikko National Park.
  • Mt. Nantai; literally means "man's body mountain", is a stratovolcano in the NikkĊ National Park. You will see breathtaking views of this huge mountain around Senjogahara Marshland.
  • Ryuzu Falls; means "dragon head waterfall" in Japanese. The name comes from the shape of the falls, which resembles the head of a dragon.
  • Kegon Falls; one of the most beautiful and tallest waterfalls in Japan.

Don't miss out on this absolutely spectacular summer trip!

Trip Itinerary

  • Meet the group in Shinjuku at 7am
  • Get on the private TG bus
  • Catch up on your sleep, or chat with other members and get excited
  • Short stop for breakfast on the way
  • Arrive at Fukiware Falls parking area around 10:15am
  • See and explore Fukiware Falls and the surrounding walking trails
  • Get on the bus at 12pm
  • Arrive at Oku-nikko parking area around 1pm
  • Walk along Yunoko Lake and admire its crystal clear water
  • Arrive at Yudaki Falls around 1:30pm
  • Short picnic lunch by the gorgeous Yudaki Falls
  • Get on the bus at 2:30pm
  • Arrive at Senjogahara Marshland Obesrvation Deck around 2:45pm
  • Enjoy breathtaking views of the marshland and of Mt. Nantai
  • Get on the bus at 3pm
  • Arrive at Ryuzu Falls around 3:30pm
  • See Ryuzu Falls and explore the surrounding beautiful area
  • Get on the bus at 4pm
  • Drop by Kegon Falls around 4:30pm
  • Short rest stop on the way
  • Arrive back in Shinjuku around 8pm

Trip Inclusion - Extras - Discounts

Price includes;

  • Private bus transportation (round-trip)
  • Fun and cute (English and Japanese speaking) trek guides ;)
  • Travel insurance
  • Consumption tax


  • Birthday on Aug 15 (3,000yen)
  • Group of 4 or more (500yen/person) *Group leader or name required
  • *** Check Discount Policies ***
Price: 10,000Yen
Space left: 18 out of 22

Important notes

  • Itinerary may vary due to the weather, traffic conditions, and other unavoidable circumstances.
  • Okunikko is particularly crowded on weekends so expect an unavoidable road traffic in the area.
  • Walk is easy and mostly flat but expect some hills here and there.
  • Reasonable fitness required.
  • Final details will be sent to the participants by email two days before the event.

What to wear/bring

  • Picnic lunch
  • Clothes appropriate for outdoors
  • Trekking or sports shoes
  • Comfortable socks
  • Spare clothes
  • Small backpack
  • Rain coat (in case of bad weather)
  • Gloves
  • Small towel
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Picnic lunch
  • Energy snacks
  • Water or sports drink
  • Book (to read on the train/bus)
  • Camera
  • Smartphone
  • Cash

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