Sign in for a personalized experience.
Japan Guide Homepage
Travel
Living
Forum
Restaurants
Shopping
Jobs
Friends
Essentials
-
Sightseeing
-
Accommodation
-
Transportation
-
Restaurants
-
Shopping
-
Budget Travel
-
Questions

Home - Travel - Sightseeing Guide - Kyushu - Beppu
Takasakiyama Monkey Park
# 3   of 4 most visited
sights in Beppu

jump to:   access  -  admission  -  ratings  -  links

Takasakiyama (Mount Takasaki) is a forested mountain just outside of Beppu and home to more than 1500 wild Japanese monkeys. The monkeys are fed regularly by park wardens in order to keep them on the mountain and prevent conflicts with farmers and residents in the neighborhood.

A visit to Takasakiyama Monkey Park is best combined with a visit to the nearby Umitamago Aquarium.

The monkeys during feeding time

Any Questions? Ask them in our question forum.

How to get there
Takasakiyama Monkey Park can be reached in a 10 minute bus ride from central Beppu (Beppu Station or Beppu Kitahama). Get off at "Takasakiyama" bus stop.

The "Monkey Marine Ticket" for 2260 yen consists of a round trip from Beppu to the monkey park and admission to the monkey park and nearby Umitamago Aquarium.

How to get to and around Beppu

Hours and Fees
Hours:8:30 to 17:00
Closed:No closing days
Admission:510 yen

Advertisement

User Ratings
Ratings for Takasaki Monkey Park:
japan-guide.com Rating:
  interesting  
User Rating (by 95 users):
73/100
  recommended

Best rated sights nationwide (out of 775):
618.  Roppongi Hills (Tokyo)   74/100
619.  Moji Port (Kitakyushu)   74/100
620.  Ryogoku (Tokyo)   74/100
621.  Kitain Temple (Kawagoe)   74/100
622.  Hearn Residence (Matsue)   73/100
623.  Takasaki Monkey Park (Beppu)   73/100
624.  Meriken Park (Kobe)   73/100
625.  Ueno Castle (Iga Ueno)   73/100
626.  Kanrantei (Matsushima)   73/100
627.  Festival Hall (Furukawa)   73/100
Most visited sights nationwide (out of 907):
324.  Zao Ski Resort (Zao)   200
325.  Senjogahara Marsh (Nikko)   199
326.  Botanical Garden (Hakone)   198
327.  Meiji Mura (Inuyama)   197
328.  Shimoda Park (Izu Peninsula)   197
329.  Takasaki Monkey Park (Beppu)   197
330.  Kompirasan (Kotohira)   196
331.  Oyama Shrine (Kanazawa)   196
332.  National Art Museum (Osaka)   195
333.  Minoo Park (Osaka)   195

User Feedback
We strive to keep japan-guide.com up-to-date and accurate, and are always looking for ways to improve the user experience. If you have any updates, suggestions, corrections or opinions, please let us know:

Japanese Links
Takasakiyama Monkey Park
Official website.

Online Reservations
Hotel
 
Car
 
Flight
 
Bus

(check-in)

Related Pages
Travel
Sightseeing
Kyushu
Beppu

Hot Spring Baths (Onsen)
Hells (Jigoku)
Takasakiyama Monkey Park
Umitamago Aquarium

Beppu: Access and Orientation

Related Questions
Stay in Beppu or Oita?
 0 reactions, last updated 5 hours ago
Better to stay in Iwakuni or Yamaguchi?
 3 reactions, last updated 6 hours ago
Kagoshima-Chuo to Beppu Station
 1 reaction, last updated 188 days ago
Beppu onsen
 2 reactions, last updated 238 days ago
Beppu station to Hells in Kannawa
 2 reactions, last updated 242 days ago
Hakata to beppu
 1 reaction, last updated 272 days ago
Bus schedule from Kurokawa to Beppu
 5 reactions, last updated 279 days ago
Time needed in Beppu
 2 reactions, last updated 336 days ago
Beppu one day?
 9 reactions, last updated 363 days ago
Beppu - how to get there and what to do
 2 reactions, last updated 409 days ago
Booking a Ferry to Beppu
 4 reactions, last updated 430 days ago
From beppu oita to ibaraki
 2 reactions, last updated 473 days ago
Beppu Hoyo Land & Tanayu
 4 reactions, last updated 490 days ago
Ferry from Beppu
 1 reaction, last updated 490 days ago
Nagasaki to beppu
 2 reactions, last updated 503 days ago
Hyotan onsen
 1 reaction, last updated 520 days ago
Hyotan Onsen - Which Station?
 3 reactions, last updated 545 days ago
Beppu - mud baths, sand baths and hells
 4 reactions, last updated 551 days ago
Children allowed to take sand bath ?
 8 reactions, last updated 588 days ago
Maple yaba cycling road
 1 reaction, last updated 633 days ago

Travel
Living
Japan A-Z
Community
Sightseeing
Accommodation
Transportation
Shopping
Essentials
Regions
Prefectures
Cities
Working
Studying
Living Cost
Apartments
Arts and Crafts
Entertainment
History
Religion
Etiquette
Food
Language
Tradition
Question Forum
Classifieds
Trip Reports
Member Area
Sightseeing Guide
Hokkaido
Sapporo
Otaru
Hakodate
Noboribetsu
Niseko
Furano
Daisetsuzan
Shiretoko
more...
Tohoku
Sendai
Matsushima
Hiraizumi
Hachimantai
Hirosaki
Lake Towada
Dewa Sanzan
Aizu
more...
Kanto
Tokyo
Yokohama
Kamakura
Hakone
Nikko
Kawagoe
Kusatsu
Narita
more...
Chubu
Nagoya
Mount Fuji
Izu Peninsula
Matsumoto
Kiso Valley
Takayama
Shirakawa-go
Kanazawa
more...
Kansai
Kyoto
Osaka
Nara
Kobe
Himeji
Mount Koya
Kumano
Ise Shima
more...
Chugoku
Hiroshima
Miyajima
Okayama
Kurashiki
Tottori
Matsue
Iwakuni
Hagi
more...
Shikoku
Takamatsu
Kotohira
Naoshima
Matsuyama
Kochi
Tokushima
Naruto
Iya Valley
more...
Kyushu
Fukuoka
Nagasaki
Kumamoto
Mount Aso
Beppu
Kagoshima
Kirishima
Yakushima
more...
Okinawa
Honto
Kume
Miyako
Yaeyama
Copyright © 1996-2014 japan-guide.com All rights reserved - Last Page Update: April 1, 2014
home - site map - privacy policy - terms of use - contact - employment - Lɂ‚ - advertising