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Yufudake, Yufu

(4.5/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
Yufudake rewards hikers with panoramic views from either of its dual peaks. A stratovolcano, the 1,583.3 m (5,195 ft) mountain has clearly marked trails to each of its peaks, with one rising 1 m (3.2 ft) higher than the other. Both peaks can be conquered in a single trip, but one is a little trickier to tackle, requiring some climbing using the provided chains. Be sure to pack plenty of snacks and water, wear sturdy hiking boots, and check in on the town's information center for a free mountain trail map. Don't forget your camera to capture the views from the summit. Make Yufudake part of your personalized Yufu itinerary using our Yufu holiday planner.
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  • Mountain climbing, so one day I want to climb with friends, but look at this time as was. Daytime yufu-Dake, Mt. yufudake in the evening, yufu-Dake in the morning which is nice.
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  • JR yufuin station out front looks bigger yufu-Dake. Commemorative photo in front of the station can spot and space. Majestic yufudake unsurpassed vistas from around the city.
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  • We hiked this mountain in January, where the lower grasses have a beautiful golden hue. It took about two hours to reach one of the two summits, and there is a change of terrain as you ascend; first g...  more »