The Nasu Highlands is a large area of highlands and plains in northern Tochigi, covering numerous climbable mountains, famous onsen and other local attractions. Mount Nasu consists of 5 peaks, collectively known as Nasu-Go-Take:
- Sanbonyari Peak (the highest at 1916m)
- Chausu Peak
- Asahi Peak
- Nangetsu-san Peak
- Kuro-Odani Peak
The Nasu area is also famous for its onsen (particularly sulphur hot springs), Nasu rusk and the original Penny Lane Bakery (yes, a Beatles-inspired bakery shop).
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