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Shinhotaka Ropeway

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Address: Okuhidaonsengo Kansaka, Shinhodaka, Takayama 506-1421, Gifu Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 578-89-2252
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The first rope way takes 4 minutes and the second rope way takes 7 minutes. The top is 2100m height and the temperature was 16degrees while It is 35 degrees in Tokyo. I enjoyed... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The first rope way takes 4 minutes and the second rope way takes 7 minutes. The top is 2100m height and the temperature was 16degrees while It is 35 degrees in Tokyo. I enjoyed seeing wonderful panorama view. The croissant and the Wasabi soft cream are delicious.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We went by car on the late afternoon and on a relatively clody day so we didnt get a really good picture. it is about 30 min drive from Kamikochi but I wouldnt recommend to visit on the same day as I do because it would be too late. Kamikochi should be spend for the whole day. The ticket price... More 

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Gold Coast
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This is a pricey half day excursion, but the eye level panorama of the snow covered alps you receive when you first walk out onto the viewing deck is spectacular...and worth every cent. Make sure you pick a morning with good visibility, otherwise you will be dissappointed, because the cable car trip alone is not worth the expense.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Beautiful view with the mountains covered by the snow....Temperature 2 degrees....Snowing on November...After enjoyed the snow, we get off at Hirayu Onsen (public bath). Feel relax and refreshed...Then, drink a cup of coffee :)

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

It was fun riding a gondola like vehicle up to the top of the mountains and being able to see all the beautiful greens below!! I recommend this if you are the type to just enjoy the beautiful nature around us!

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

The ropeway's purpose is soley for the view. It is not too much an enjoyable tourist experience, and I would say do not bother going up on a bad weather day.

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Odenton, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Catch some gorgeous views while you ride in a fun cable car to the top of the mountain. Once to the top you can catch some wider views on the scenic deck and get your photo taken with the local giant snowman. The best part about freezing your butts off on the outside deck is that you get to come... More 

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Honolulu
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

First purchase your ticket on the second floor, we chose both ropeways (Shinhotakaonsen to Nishihotakaguchi). An adult roundtrip fare is ¥2900. Show your ticket to board the 4-minute gondola. You exit Nabedairakogen Station and head to the second floor to board (Japan's only) double-decker gondolas to Nishihotakaguchi Station after a 7-minute ride. The observation deck is on the roof. A... More 

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奈良市
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

You can enjoy different colors of foliage depending on the season of the year. If you are willing to walk around, get off the gondola at the intermediate stop, walk through the Nakao-kogen. You can enjoy nice nature of trees and leaves with sounds of birds.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

The Ropeway is a cable car ride up the mountain. You do have to walk up steps to get to the cable car station. I have bad knees and so I walked up the stairs slowly. The cable car is a double decker, but there is not enough seats for everyone to sit down. Some Japanese people noticed my difficulty... More 

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Address: Okuhidaonsengo Kansaka, Shinhodaka, Takayama 506-1421, Gifu Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 578-89-2252
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Gifu Prefecture  >  Takayama

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