Mt. Tanigawa

4 Amazing Aerial Lifts You Should Ride in Japan

One of the most interesting ways to experience the beauty of Japan is through various ropeways located throughout the country.There are approximately 170 of these ropeways that transport people and goods to high elevation places. However, for “funitels”, a special type of aerial lift originating from France, only four such lifts were produced in Japan.…

Would You Climb One of the Deadliest Mountains in Japan?

Mt. Tanigawa is not only one of Japan’s 100 Famous Mountains but also one of the deadliest. It is said that a total of 805 people have died on the mountain since 1930 which makes it worse than Mt. Fuji. Because of this, the mountain is not recommended for novice climbers. Some training groups have…