Kamikōchi Japan, Kamikōchi in Japan is mean the upper highlands, a remote mountainous highland valley within the Hida Mountains range. Located in the western region of Nagano Prefecture, Japan. The other name of this place is the “Northern Alps” of the Japanese Alps. Kamikōchi is bordered on its northern end by Mount Hotaka, and on its southern end by Mount Yake. This valley looks beautiful with many features such as akezawa Marsh, Tashiro Pond, and Myojin Pond. The water temperature is cold, even in the height of summer. Another features including wo camping areas, a number of hotels with western-style or traditional style, tourist information center, souvenir shops and a post office.