Attractions

Buddhist Temple in Takao-san

Yakuō-in

One of the chief attractions on Takao-san is this temple near Takaosanguchi Station, best known for the Hi-watari Matsuri (Fire-crossing Ceremony), which takes place on the second Sunday in March. Priests walk acros…
Museum in Takao-san

Takao 599 Museum

With a wealth of natural history info on the Takao-san region, this beautifully designed museum is arranged with younger visitors in mind – display cases of insects and fungi have toddler step stools, and there's a …