Top things to do

Shinto Shrine in Oku-Tama Region

Musashi Mitake-jinja

Atop Mitake-san is this attractive Shintō shrine and pilgrimage site said to date back some 1200 years. The site commands stunning views of the surrounding mountains. The wolf imagery stems from folklore in which a …
Noodles in Oku-Tama Region


Near the gate of Musashi Mitake-jinja, this cosy shop has mountain views out the back windows and kamo-nanban soba (noodles in hearty duck broth).