Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route
Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route Snow wall Tours
Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route is accessible from middle of April to middle of October, depending on the weather. However, if you like to experience the famous snow wall, visit there as early as possible. Snow wall tours start from April and end in June. If you visit early, then snow wall is higher.
"1-Day Snow Walls of Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route Tour" departs from Nagano Station and it's highly recommended if you like to see snow wall.
Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route Tours in summer
Not only the snow wall is the attraction of Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route. In summer you can enjoy the atmosphere of high mountains easily.
About Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route
The Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route is a famous mountain sightseeing route in Japan that passes through the Japanese Alps, connecting the towns of Tateyama in Toyama Prefecture and Ōmachi in Nagano Prefecture. The route is approximately 90 km long and is open for travel from mid-April to late November, depending on the weather conditions.
The Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route is known for its breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains, including the Tateyama Mountain Range, Mount Fuji, and the Northern Alps. The route also features various attractions such as snow walls, hot springs, and panoramic views of the surrounding landscape.
The route can be accessed through various modes of transportation, including cable cars, buses, and trains. One of the highlights of the route is the Kurobe Dam, which is the tallest dam in Japan and is known for its spectacular views of the surrounding mountains and lake. Visitors can also enjoy walking on the famous "Yuki no Otani" or "Snow Wall" that is over 10 meters high in some areas.
The Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route is a popular destination for tourists and locals alike, attracting hundreds of thousands of visitors every year. It is a great way to experience the natural beauty of Japan's mountains and to see some of the most iconic views in the country.
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