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Address: 257 Miyauchicho, Omihachiman 523-0828, Shiga Prefecture

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Wonderful view

The views from the cablecar are worth the trip to the summit, so if you visit Omihachiman and the weather is wonderful take the return trip and enjoy the view. From the top of the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Ōmihachiman(近江八幡) is a town about 1 hour away from Kyoto by JR. the town is famous for its water cannel, old ways of transporting goods back and forth. They also have a ropeway that takes you to the top of the hill where you can view Lake Biwa. The hike down took about 30 minus. A bit steep, but very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The views from the cablecar are worth the trip to the summit, so if you visit Omihachiman and the weather is wonderful take the return trip and enjoy the view. From the top of the mountain you can see the street grids developed by Toyotomi Hidetsugu and you can also enjoy the beautiful view of Azuchi Mountain, Lake Biwa and... More 

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Address: 257 Miyauchicho, Omihachiman 523-0828, Shiga Prefecture
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Shiga Prefecture  >  Omihachiman

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