We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Minamiuonuma 949-6600, Niigata Prefecture
Phone Number:
+81 25-775-3311
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 41 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 0
    Excellent
  • 2
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Good summer hiking and fun winter skiing

Hakkaisan is one of the 100 famous peaks in Japan. The ropeway is a long ride up to one of the ridges and you can hike from there to the summit. (You can hike from the bottom of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 September 2015
OnsenGai
,
Niigata Prefecture, Japan
Add Photo Write a Review

41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 3: English reviews
Niigata Prefecture, Japan
Level Contributor
32 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

Hakkaisan is one of the 100 famous peaks in Japan. The ropeway is a long ride up to one of the ridges and you can hike from there to the summit. (You can hike from the bottom of the mountain if you are keen and then catch the ropeway down.) If you are not into hiking there are good views... More 

Helpful?
Thank OnsenGai
Jakarta, Indonesia
Level Contributor
20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2014

nice place for skiing kind if difficult to reach if you don't have any personal car we went there by rented car

Helpful?
Thank alecxxx
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
114 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2012 via mobile

The view from the top of Mt. Hakkai's ropeway is quite spectacular, especially once you make your way to the viewing platform. Just make sure you go on a clear day. And if you're adventurous, you can make the 2 1/2 hour trek to the summit - as long as you fill out a mountain climbing card ahead of time.... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Asterix135

Travellers who viewed Hakkaisan also viewed

Minamiuonuma, Niigata Prefecture
 
Minamiuonuma, Niigata Prefecture
Minamiuonuma, Niigata Prefecture
 

Been to Hakkaisan? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Hakkaisan staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?