【Activity】Beginners welcome! Hiking in Akiyamago (Light refreshments included)
katakuri house

A recommended autumn hiking tour for beginners!

We will depart from the Katakuri Inn and leisurely walk along the mountain trail for about 1.5 hours, passing through the "Ketto stone rice fields " selected as one of the Top 100 Terraced Rice Fields.

Even if you are a beginner in mountain hiking, there is no problem. Local guides will accompany you and provide careful guidance. During the break, you can enjoy a lunchtime surrounded by nature.

Let's walk together in the pristine nature of Akiyamago.

☆ Includes Light refreshments and bottled tea

※The tour will proceed even in rainy weather.

[Implementation period] October 1st (Sunday) - November 30th (Thursday) *Excluding regular holidays

[Price] Adults: 4,000 yen / Elementary school students: 2,500 yen / *Not available for infants

[Hiking Level] ★★☆☆☆ Beginner-friendly, suitable for those who can walk for about 4 hours

[Time] 10:00-14:00(except Wednesdays)

Please check in at the front desk at least 10 minutes before the scheduled time.

[Itinerary] Katakuri Inn →Ketto stone rice fields → Kawazuya → Katakuri Inn (round trip: 6 km)


  • Please wear comfortable and easy-to-clean clothes (Please prepare clothes that can be easily taken off and put on for heat protection)

  • Rain gear (separately designed rain gear for the upper and lower body is   recommended for ease of movement)

  • Hat

  • Trekking shoes or athletic shoes

  • Rubber boots (please bring them if your athletic shoes are not waterproof)

  • Avoid using strongly scented items such as perfume for insect repellent   purposes.

[Items to Bring]

  • Backpack (for carrying boxed lunch and drinks)

  • Drinks (tea is included in the plan, but we recommend bringing extra)

  • Towel

  • Picnic blanket (in case of sitting on the ground)

  • Plastic bags (for storing garbage or wet items)

  • Insect repellent spray

● Reservation Information

This plan is for day trips.

If you wish to stay overnight, please make a separate reservation for our regular accommodation plan.

katakuri house
Is the facility non-smoking?
Yes, all rooms are non-smoking. If you wish to smoke, please use the designated outdoor smoking area.
Do you have parking facilities?
Yes, we have parking space available for approximately 10 cars.
Bringing your own items into the rooms
Generally, we kindly ask our guests to refrain from bringing their own alcoholic beverages.
Regarding Noise
As this accommodation is a renovated wooden school building, sound may carry. We appreciate your understanding.
As our facility is located in the mountains, insects may occasionally enter. We appreciate your understanding.
Regarding children aged 2 and under without meals or futons, who will share the bed
Please press the 'Accompanying Bed' button next to the age on the reservation page. In the case of accompanying bed, the charge will be 1800 yen per person.
Regarding Bath Tax and Heating Fee
A separate bath tax of 100 yen will be charged locally (for adults only).

During the winter season from November to April, there is an additional heating fee of 500 yen per room.
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