Nippara Limestone Caves

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The Nippara Limestone Caves are the largest discovered cave in the region around Tokyo, Japan. It is located in the mountains of the Okutama area outside Tokyo and is accessible by bus from the Okutama train station. The temperature in the cave is at a constant 11 degrees Celsius throughout the year, so make sure to dress appropriately. Inside you can see icicles, stalagmites and a white bodhisattva statue. Some of the limestones are illuminated with colorful lights. If you are interested in caves and are staying in Tokyo, the Nippara caves are a great choice to get away from the hustle and bustle of the metropolis and experience some nature.

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Postal code
1052 Nippara, Okutamamachi, Nishitamagun
Method of payment
Recommended season
May, July, August, October
Business Hours
Monday・Tuesday・Wednesday・Thursday・Friday・Saturday・Sunday : 08:00~17:00

Admisson Fee
JPY800 / Adult

Age 12-14: JPY 600
Age 6-11: JPY 500
Discounts available for groups of 25 people or more.

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