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Lake Okutama

Hara, Okutama-machi, Nishitama-gun 198-0223, Tokyo Prefecture
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Great hiking trip :)

At the end of winter, we dropped off on Okutama station after a butt-busting 45mins ride on the Ome... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2018
Yitzhak_Khoo
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My favorite place in Tokyo!

I visited Okutama for the kōyō (autumn foliage). It was early November when I visited Okutama, and... read more

Reviewed March 23, 2018
Eriko H
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

At the end of winter, we dropped off on Okutama station after a butt-busting 45mins ride on the Ome line. The mountain view from the train is amazing but it was still chilly in the early march. The trail is amazingly scenic. There are abandon...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

I visited Okutama for the kōyō (autumn foliage). It was early November when I visited Okutama, and the autumn colors for me were way beyond my expectations! I give this a 5/5 because of the beautiful scenery around Lake Okutama. I was probably the only...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

very easy access from tokyo. great for weekend trip. it will be good for spring, summer and autumn. recommend!

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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I took a day trip with Japanican to see Okutama Autumn Foliage. Bus journey started at 8am. I enjoyed it. If you go at right time ( I went November 15), the Colours of the autumn leaves are beautiful. Okutama is lovely with trees, a...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

A brilliant and picturesque place, Lake Okutama is offers a pleasant sight. The lake acts as a water source for Tokyo,supplying around 20% of the water required. There is a dam on the lake - Ogochi Dam. The lake is surrounded by parks and walking...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2015

While the thematic reason for our Tour stop here was the location's connection to a pair of Toho giant monster movies, the overall scenery of the area was absolutely breathtaking. Granted, taking a direct route from the Fujikawaguchiko area was rather impractical for our chartered...More

5  Thank Khyron82
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Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

Definitely worth checking out if you ever visit Okutama. This artificial lake supplies 40% of Tokyo's water. There is a hiking trail by the lake that you can enjoy.

1  Thank Toru O
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Reviewed 2 November 2014

Lake Okutama is a beautiful body of water and is surrounded by walking tracks, fishing streams and high mountains. It is the source of Tokyo's water supply. It would be an awesome places for mountain biking I am sure. We stayed in log cabins by...More

3  Thank Peter K
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