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Ueno Zoo Monorail

Open Now: 9:40 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 9:40 AM - 4:30 PM
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Fun way to get around

You don't need to ride the monorail to get from one part of the park to the other, but it is highly... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
Lara N
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Takamatsu, Japan
Thrilling for little kids

A nice little thrill st the zoo. I recommend that you walk down hill to the second part of the zoo... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2017
TumbleWeedTW
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Tokyo, Japan
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Jun 10, 2018
“Fun way to get around”
Oct 30, 2017
“Worth it, but too short”
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

You don't need to ride the monorail to get from one part of the park to the other, but it is highly recommended as a fun activity for young children or to rest tired feet along the way! Consider taking the monorail one direction and...More

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Reviewed October 30, 2017

First monorail in Japan, but its not too old fashioned. Reasonable ticket price. Have too queue about 30 minutes. The trip is really short, only about 5 min. The sight is so so, but still nice

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Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

A nice little thrill st the zoo. I recommend that you walk down hill to the second part of the zoo and take the monorail up hill (one way). Cost: adult 159, children 80 A bit of history! This is the first monorail in Japan....More

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Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Not published anywhere on the website is that the last monorail departs 4:26pm. A generous woman gave up her seat so that my children could ride the train, after we ran over. Lovely fun ride, though it's short.

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