There are 2 ways to hike Mt.Misen. One way is to use rope way, and the other way is on your foot. The observatory at the peak opens from 10AM to 4PM, so make sure you are on that time.
The peak of Mt. Misen
There is the observatory at the peak so that you can see the whole view of Setouchi inland sea.
Detail of each course
The fee for round trip is 1800yen. You can move from the Momijidani-station to Shishiiwa station at once. Shishiiwa station has it own observatory and they have a little cafe at 2F, so if you don’t feel like hiking up to the peak, you can stop here. From Shishiiwa station to the peak, you have to hike for 30 minutes.
The most basic course of 3. Takes about 1.5 hours to 2 hours. If you are beginner, you should start with this course.
Hardest course of all. Walk in primeval forest． Takes about 2 hours to 2.5 hours. If you are confident with your physical fitness, why don’t you try?
This course have a lot of steps. Takes about 1.5 hours to 2 hours.