8 Adventurous Outdoor Activities In Japan, Like Paragliding, Winter Kayaking & Mt. Fuji Climbs

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Outdoor activities in Japan

Talk about Japan and we often think of cherry blossoms, holy shrines and Michelin-starred ramen. However, look beyond the cultural landmarks and mouth-watering food stalls, and you’ll find a myriad of adventurous things to do in this bustling country.

From hiking up the nation’s highest mountain Mt. Fuji to sledding down snowy slopes with dogs, here are 8 outdoor activities in Japan for both thrill-seekers and first-timers who’d like something more upbeat than just touring temples.

1. Conquer a 3,776m hike up Mt. Fuji

The truth is, as much as we love to admire mountaintop panoramas of breathtaking landscapes, the hike up steep and slippery slopes can be daunting. But that might change when you’re getting ready to trek the iconic Mt. Fuji in Japan.

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