Guides available in the Geopark

In the San’in Kaigan Geopark, Geopark guides and staff members of related facilities will guide you around the Geopark. They have a great deal of knowledge of the must-see spots in the Geopark, and the relationship between such spots and the Geopark. You can also ask for information on good restaurants in the area!

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Ueyama Heights Eco-Museum/Mt. Oginosen Area(The Ueyama Heights)

◆Comment from the Guide

We offer various programs to allow you to experience the wonder of nature. You can familiarize yourself with nature and learn about rare plants while hiking to enjoy the new green leaves on the trees and trekking to enjoy autumnal leaves in the Ueyama Heights, Mt. Oginosen, Kirigataki Valley and Komata River Valley.


【Guide group address】 757-1 Ishibashi, Shinonsen-cho, Hyogo Prefecture, 669-6953
【Guiding spots】

The Ueyama Heights, Mt. Oginosen, Komata River Valley, Kirigataki Valley, the Hataganaru Heights area, etc.

【Guided Tour Details】

– Mt. Oginosen hiking
– Kirigataki trekking
– Visiting Shiwagara-no-taki Falls and Katsura-no-taki Falls
– Exploring the waterways built in the Meiji Era
– Hiking in the Ueyama Heights
– We offer our unique programs and events throughout the year.

Required time

120 min.-


One Guide: 6,000 yen for half a day, 10,000 yen for a day
One Instructor: 8,000 yen for half a day, 15,000 yen for a day (Instructors can provide you with more detailed guidance.)

Hours 9:00-16:00
Last acceptance time




Reserve no later than Two weeks in advance in principle
Guides not available


Name of the group

Ueyama Heights Eco-Museum

Phone number 0796-99-4600
Fax number 0796-99-4601
Others (Website)


*The above information is correct as of the beginning of June 2014. Please confirm the details before you make a reservation.