Discover Soni Highlands

Soni Highlands is the perfect place to spend a day or more among the exquisite nature that Japan has to offer. The Sakai Plateau, Byobuiwa Sheer Cliffs as well as Mount Miune and Kuroso are great locations to visit and explore during your time in the highlands.

Things to see and do


Getting around in the Soni Highlands

The easiest way to get around in the Soni Highlands is by car, since many of the major sights and attractions are not accessible by public transportation.
If you decide to rent a car, it is advised to do so from one of the bigger cities in the vicinity. You can check-out our listings for car rentals nearby, in the FAQ menu below. 

Getting to the Soni Highlands

How long to stay in the Soni Highlands

We recommend staying here for about one day. 

Hotels in the Soni Highlands

Flights to the Soni Highlands

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Day trips from Soni Highlands

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Travel time:

Distance, km: 64.77

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Travel time:

Distance, km: 64.97

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Lake Biwa has something for everyone: swimming, kayaking, sailing, wind surfing or enjoying a boat cruise on the lake.  Visit the local shrines, temples and museums or go for a ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 67.10

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Kumano city is a coastal city, near the spiritual heart of Japan, perfect for those looking for a lesser-known getaway near the ocean. 

Travel time:

Distance, km: 71.03

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