Event of Kamikochi throughout the year 2017

Suchdule Contents
April 27 The 49th Kamikochi opening ceremony (Lodges open).Kamikochi opening ceremony
June3 and June4 The 71th Weston Festival with music and speech.
Walter Weston: Missionary who helped popularize recreational. mountaineering in Japan at the tun of the 20th Century.
October 8 Hodaka Shrine festival and memorial service for the dead.
At Myojin pond.
Hodaka Shrine festival
November 15 Autumn festival (Kamikochi closes).
Autumn leaves of Japanese larch
April 27 to Nov. 6 Time to be in close contact with nature
(Daily activities for visitors).

Note: Advice to visitors: Avoid the most crowded season. May 3 to 6 (Golden week) and July 16 to 18 and July 23 to Aug 25 (Summer peak season).
Best time to enjoy the beautiful scenery is from 15th May to 10th June.