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Mt. Tsurumi

Address: Minamitateishi, Beppu 874-0000, Oita Prefecture
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Ranked #7 of 20 Activities in Beppu
Type: Mountains, Hiking Trails, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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Type: Mountains, Hiking Trails, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities

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English first
Hong Kong, China
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52 reviews 52 reviews
32 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

As you may know, Kyushu rarely snows in winter. Being unable to experience snowy weather may deter you from visiting Kyushu. However, thanks to its altitude, Mt. Tsurumi is usually covered with snow in winter. Stepping out from the ropeway station, you can already feel the chill. When you walk uphill, you can find yourself surrounded by snow. If you... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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117 reviews 117 reviews
41 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

it's about a 20 min bus ride to get there, but if its a clear day the views from the top are well worth the effort - I had the cable car to myself when I went, so it certainly wasn't busy!

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71 reviews 71 reviews
28 attraction reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

We arrived at Beppu Station around 915am. Tourist info counter on right as we exit station. The lady staff is very efficient in English and the info we wanted were given to us in less than 10 mins, which meant we had less than 5 mins to grab our breakfast (we skipped breakfast to be early) and be at the... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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67 reviews 67 reviews
30 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

Although a standard tourist venue, climb to the summit and enjoy a 360 view of the surrounding area. The air is definitely cooler and there is a good breeze. We took the time to sit and listen to the birds -- away from PA music and announcements by the ropeway station.

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