It is a popular tourist spot with beautiful and extensive hills and the breathtakingly magnificent view of the Tokachi-dake mountain range.
The pass commands a splendid view unique to Kamifurano, including the hills spreading beyond lavender fields and the beautiful Tokachi-dake mountains in the background. It is easily accessible being on Route 237 running from Kamifurano to Biei and about 8 km from JR Kamifurano Station. Going by bus is also convenient as the Miyama Toge bus stop of the Kaisoku Lavender-go is right in front of the pass. The surrounding area with many tourist facilities and galleries is crowded with tourists every year.