If you’re lucky when you get to the top of Mt. Nantai, you will get a view of Mt. Fuji 170km away. We hiked in September and there were so many dragonflies. You can see some flying in the photographs.
The Torii (gate) is directly across from the Futarasan bus stop. It serves at both the shrine’s entrance and as the trailhead to hiking Nantai Mountain. This stop is included in the two-day unlimited Chuzenji bus pass for ¥2650. You can buy the pass at the Tobu Nikko train station or even better is to(…)