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  • Okutama Tamagawa River

  • Okutama Tamagawa River

  • Okutama Tamagawa River

  • Okutama Tamagawa River

  • Okutama Tamagawa River

  • Okutama Hiking Tour Along The Tamagawa River

  • Shrine Close To The Tamagawa River Near Okutama

  • Okutama Beautiful Flower

  • Okutama Mountains Hiking Tour

  • Okutama Tamagawa River

  • Okutama Tamagawa River

  • Okutama Town

  • Okutama Town

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Facts & Figures

Okutama and its surrounding mountains are a great hiking area close to the city Tokyo. The town itself has a population of app. 6700 people and covers an area of 225 square kilometre.

History

Ogouchi village, Hikawa town and Kori village were united to Okutama in 1955.

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Okutama is located in the western part of the Tokyo Nishitama District.

How to get to Okutama?

  • 75min from Tokyo (Shinjuku) to Ome Station by JR Chuo Line and
  • 45min from Ome Station to Okutama Station by JR Ome Line

Sightseeing spots

Top:

Tamagawa River - follow the Otama Walking Trail (length 8km) from Okutama Station to Kori Station along the river

Lake Okutama - largest lake in Tokyo and an important water reservoir for the city

Mt. Mitake - a popular hiking destination near Okutama, the mountain is 929m high with the Musashi-Mitake Shrine on top

Festival & Events (dates can change without notice)

October

Autumn season (end of October)
Enjoy the beautiful Autumn colors in and around Okutama.