Mt. Tsukuba

Recommended Spot

Mt. Tsukuba has been described as "Mt. Fuji in the west, Mt. Tsukuba in the east" since old times, and it is also known as the "Shiho (Purple Peak)" because its color changes at dawn and dusk. Mt. Tsukuba is 877 meters high and you can enjoy mountain climbing by using a ropeway or a cable car. In the mountain, more than 1,000 kinds of plants are growing.

Recommended Spot

Autumn leaves are lit up from 17:00 to 20:00 on Saturdays, Sundays, holidays and special days from November 3 to December 2. For the convenience of visitors to enjoy the night scenery, the cable car operation is extended.


LOCATION Tsukuba, Tsukuba City
CONTACT Tsukuba Tourist and Convention Association
TEL: 029-869-8333
ACCESS 【By Car】40min from Tsuchiura-kita IC on Joban Expressway
【By Train】40min by shuttle bus from Tsukuba Station on Tsukuba Express .


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