阿里山周辺情・Things to do near Alishan

阿里山周辺情・Things to do near Alishan

Below is a list of things near the Alishan Cafe.  These are grouped as within walking distance  and others that need  public transportation or your own car.

 

●高麗駅周辺 (徒歩圏)/  Around Koma station (walking distance)

アリサンカフェ   /  Alishan Cafe 

http://alishan-organics.com/Alishan2014_organics/

巾着田 (桜&菜の花、蛍、川遊び、彼岸花&コスモス) / Kinchakuda  (seasonally offering  cherry tree&canola, firefly, Cluster Amarylis&Cosmos flowers)

http://www.kinchakuda.com

日和田山  /  Mt. Hiwada

http://www.hikingmap.jp/hikingmap/hiwadasan01.html

link for downloading hiking maps for complete valley area   http://www.hikingmap.jp/hikingmap/  including the one Jack does near daily

高麗豆腐 / Komatofu

http://www.saitama-j.or.jp/syougyou/genki/shop/w3026_tofu.html

高麗神社 /  Koma Shrine (徒歩約30分、about 30 minutes on foot)

http://www.komajinja.or.jp

日月堂  (カフェ&ベーカリー) /  Nichigetudo   (cafe & bakery)

http://www.cafenichigetsudo.com/concept.php

 

 

●日高市内 (車、もしくは公共の交通手段) /  Hidaka City (if you drive, or take public transport)

弓削田醤油  (有機JAS醤油、蔵見学) /  Yugeta Soy sauce factory  (JAS organic Soy Sauce, plant – tour)offering soft creme ice cream with the slightest hint of soy sauce.  It is very tasting, hint of salt plus sweet.

http://yugeta.com

サイボクハム (ハム&温泉) /  Saiboku Ham  (pig raising,  pig petting a very NON vegetarian restaurant & Hot spring)

http://www.saiboku.co.jp

 

 

●飯能市内 (車、もしくは、公共の交通手段) /  Hanno City  (if you drive, or take public transport)

宮沢湖温泉 /  Miyazawako Onsen  -a full service onsen with massage, hot rock room, outdoor pools and open late into evening,  along with an attached restaurant

http://www.yurakirari.com/kirari-net/miyazawako_top.html

生活の木  (アロマショップ、ハーブガーデン) /  Seikatsu no Ki  (Aroma shop & herb garden)

http://www.treeoflife.co.jp/ayurveda/hannou.html

顔振峠 (ハイキング、頂上にそば屋有)/  Kaburi Toge (Hiking, some Buckwheat noodle shops on the peak)

http://www.hikingmap.jp/hikingmap/kaaburi01.htmlwww.

東郷公園 (紅葉、11月にもみじ祭り) /  Togo Park  (Autumn leaves, Maple leaf festival in Nov)

http://www.togo-koen.jp

浅見茶屋 (うどん屋ー江戸末期の建物)/  Asami Chaya  (Udon noodle shops in late Edo period building)

http://asamichaya.jp

竹寺 (神仏融合、精進料理(事前予約必要) / Take (bamboo) Temple  (Syncretism of Shinto and Buddhism, Syojin Ryori if you reverse in advance)

http://www.takedera.com

鳥居観音 (紅葉) /  Torii Kannon (Autumn leaves)

http://www.toriikannon.org

大松閣 (宿泊、日帰り温泉) /  Taisyokaku (accommodation, hot spring)

http://www.taishoukaku.com

正覚寺 (宿坊) /  Syokakuji   (temple stay)

http://www.shougakuji.jp

飯能の工芸品(陶器、ガラス製品、木製品)  /  Craft shops in Hanno  (Pottery, Glass things, wooden things)

http://hanno-tourism.com/6-shopping/shopping_kougeihin.html

 

 

●横瀬町 (車、もしくは、公共の交通手段) /  Yokozemachi  (if you drive, or take public transport)

芦ケ久保の氷柱 (1月〜2月)/  icicle (Jan – Feb)

http://www.yokoze.org/shisetsu/hyoutyuu/

武甲温泉 (日帰り温泉、宿泊) /  Buko Onsen ( Accommodation & Hot spring) 

http://www.buko-onsen.co.jp

 

●秩父地方 (車、もしくは、公共の交通手段) /  Chichibu Area (if you drive, or take public transport)  Chichibu area is 45 minutes/¥370  by train past Alishan.  Much higher elevation.  Extraordinary fireworks in an early December matsuri.

三峰神社 (標高1100mにあるパワースポット,神社内に温泉&宿泊施設有り) /  Mitsumine Shrine (1100m sea level, there is an accommodation & hot spring in the shrine)

http://www.mitsuminejinja.or.jp

長瀞駅周辺(ハイキング&ケーブルカー、神社、阿左見冷蔵(天然氷を使ったかき氷)、旧新井家住宅、陶芸体験、川下り)/  Nagatoro area (hiking&cable car, Shrine, Shaved ice with natural ice, a preserved traditional farm house, pottery making, boat riding on Arakawa river)

http://www.nagatoro.gr.jp

SL列車(パレオエクスプレス)/  Steam Locomotive

http://www.chichibu-railway.co.jp/slpaleo/

 

●入間 (車、もしくは、公共の交通手段) /  Iruma City  (if you drive, or take public transport)

三井アウトレット  / Mitsui Outlet 

http://www.31op.com/iruma/

ジョンソンタウン (米軍ハウスと平成ハウスのコンビネーション) /  Johnson Town (American house town)

http://johnson-town.com