The Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route is a crosses the Northern Japanese Alps from
Nagano Prefecture into Toyama. The series or trolley buses, cable cars,
ropeways, buses and trains make the trip fun in itself.
At 2450 meters
above see level, the Hotel Tateyama is the highest resort hotel in Japan. It is located at Murodo station
on the Alpine Route. Being the only accommodation at this site means the majestic sunrise, sunset and starlit
nights can only been viewed from guests of this Hotel.
Various tours including star watching, Sunrise viewing bus tour are provided by the hotel.
A stay at this special hotel will be a highlight of your stay in Japan.
Only open from mid April to November as the immense snowfall forces the closure
Please read the notes below before making a reservation;
-Hotel Tateyama is located at 2,450 meters above sea level. Since the atmospheric pressure is low and the air is thin here, even healthy people may develop symptoms of altitude sickness.
-We recommend that those who have heart disease or high blood pressure, those who are pregnant, and those with infants consult with their physician before coming to Tateyama to ensure that they are in good physical condition.
-Please be sure to bring
any medicines you need with you.
-No Internet connection in the hotel."