Takehara City, Mt. Asahi

Takehara City, Mt. Asahi
  • It is the mountaintop by carWe can go to the mountaintop neighborhood by car

Takehara-shi Asahiyama information site

Hiroshima | Shimonocho, Takehara-shi

Visitors can climb Mt. Asahi and enjoy viewing the first sunrise of the year. The Seto Inland Sea can be seen from the top of the 454-meter-high mountain.

Information of publication may be changed without notice. Please confirm before outing to reference.

About time for sunrise
If there are obstacles such as mountains in direction that the sun rises, time for sunrise becomes late, and, also, it becomes early when we see from mountains of high altitudes. Based upon the foregoing, please consider as indication of outing at the sunrise time.
For details, it is in HP of http://www1.kaiho.mlit.go.jp/KOHO/hatsuhi/2016/sunrise.html (the Coast Guard Hydrographic & Oceanographic Department).

Basic information

Access (railroad) It is about two hours on foot from JR Takehara Station to the mountaintop
It is about 20 minutes by car from JR Takehara Station from the mountaintop parking lot and is immediate on foot from there
Access (car) It is about 40 minutes via Route 432, 185 size from Sanyo Expressway Kawachi IC to the mountaintop parking lot
Parking lot Free of charge
Reference Takehara-shi industrial development section 0846-22-7745
Crowd of average year 100 people
Sun-up 7:14

The neighboring first sunrise of a new year spot information

Neighboring spot information