Menno Ishi Trekking Tour
A guided trekking tour going through mossy, rocky paths while observing the beautiful trees of Mt.Minami-Gairin. On the way you will be thrilled to climb a big rock with a rope.
|Walking tour to Menno Ishi (Minami Aso Village)|
|Walk in a quite forest and climb a big rck. Enjoy the dynamic nature of Aso.|
|Meeting place||Asobo no Sato Kugino|
|Duration||Throughout the year|
|Excluded dates||Unavailable during bad weather such as heavy rain, thunderstorms, or strong winds.|
|Timing||The course to Menno Ishi and back takes about 2 hours.
The course around Menno Ishi takes about 4 hours
|Minimum no. of participants||2 people|
|Price||Menno Ishi Return Course - 2000 yen per adult, 1,000 yen for elementary school child (insurance included)
Around Menno Ishi Course - 3000 yen per adult, 1,500 yen for elementary school child (insurance included)
|Contact for reservation||Minami Aso Village Tourism Bureau
Minami Aso-mura Kanko Annaijo, Asobo no Sato Kugino
2807 Hisaishi Aso-mura, Aso-gun, Kumamoto-ken
|Application deadline||3 days before the day|
|Cancellation terms||Free of charge|
|Fees included in price|
|Age||Most of the route is unpaved. Please reconsider your participation if you are not confident with your physical strength.
Please wear long pants, a long-sleeved shirt and a hat.
Please wear shoes good for trekking.
We recommend you to prepare gloves, towels, extra clothes, drinking water and other equipments necessary for climbing.
|Weather|| In the event of rain: the tour will go ahead if light rain, and be cancelled if it is stormy weather
Please be aware that we are unable to conduct the tour in certain weather conditions.
|Other||Maximum number of participants is 10 per guide.|
|Asobo no Sato Kugino → Menno Ishi → Asobo no Sato Kugino|
Please wear trousers, long sleeves, and a hat.
Please wear hiking boots, or sturdy shoes suitable for walking.
Please also bring gloves, towel, change of clothes, drinks, and other items necessary for a hike.