Hiruzen Kogen, Maniwa

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Hiruzen, or Hiruzensanza, is a mountain located on the border of Okayama and Tottori prefectures on the main island of Honshu in Japan. Hiruzen consists of three peaks of similar elevation, the highest being Mt. Kamihiruzen (Hiruzen) at 1202m. The Hiruzen Plateau, also called the Hiruzen Highland, is located entirely in Okayama Prefecture, and has an elevation of 500m to 600m. Hiruzen is an important part of the Daisen-Oki National Park.EtymologyThe name of Hiruzen in the Japanese language is formed from two kanji characters, meaning garlic, and, meaning "mountain".PeaksThe three peaks of Hiruzen are commonly known as the, or the "three seats of Hiruzen". They run from west to east and include: , 1202km, translated as "upper Hiruzen", 1122km, or "central Hiruzen", 1101km, or "lower Hiruzen".
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  • July 27, 2017
    Spacious, it feels good. Mountains and Sun are comforted and feel close. Come in the summer and can be really refreshing.
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  • June 2, 2016
    It might be nice so cool in summer with the bike running cycling. Many served in the so far peaceful. At way stations or sell lots of Highland vegetables, drink fresh milk at the ranch, 味waetari cheese fondue, or horseback riding and is suitable for families.
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  • December 30, 2015
    Spring and autumn hiruzen tridentate and everyone can enjoy different mountains, sanpei mountain climbing. Buy pickled hiruzen Highland Center, while the purchase of fresh vegetables in Salt Spring. Unusual geology, you can buy in the fall. Nanami dining and gourmet yet hiruzen Yakisoba and hiruzen General Genghis Khan is recommended.
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