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Nihondaira Ropeway

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Address: 597-8 Kusanagi Shimizu-ku, Shizuoka 424-0886, Shizuoka Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 54-334-2026

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Nice view of ocean on cable car!

Love the View on the cable car and over looking the view of ocean in front. And nice temple to visit. Great view and you can walk down after the cable car stop at the shrine then... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Chiang Khong, Thailand

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Chiang Khong, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the View on the cable car and over looking the view of ocean in front. And nice temple to visit. Great view and you can walk down after the cable car stop at the shrine then walk down on more than 100 step to another side of mountain. Over looking the ocean, very nice view!

Thank maleehua
Fuji, Japan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

There's a lot of things 1100Yen can buy: a meal, a piece of clothing, things for the home, 11 things at the 100Yen shop - and all of that is worth more than the 1100 you'll spend here. You literally spend more time finding a place to park than you do actually riding the ropeway. It's a 5 minute ride... More 

Thank Kyle J
Lima, OH
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82 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

We took this to see the historical Toshugo Shrine and it was fun to look out on the ocean and below at the sharp walled forested sedimentary river bottom deposits.

Thank SeenEnough2Know
Las Vegas
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We took the #42 bus from the terminus in Shizuoka. It took us up the mountain to the ropeway. The actual ropeway portion of our adventure was rather a short ride but the real pleasure was Kunozan Temple and the long beautiful walk down the mountain along the shallow stairway. The stairway itself is wonderful in its construction and the... More 

3 Thank pekotime
Fujieda, Japan
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53 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

This rope way connects two sightseeing spots, Nihondaira and Kunozan Toshogu shrine. Though the ride takes 5 minutes only, you can enjoy the view around the car. If you can understand Japanese, you may also enjoy the explanation by the guide in the car. Even in the fog, the view from the car was gorgeous! I heard the best season... More 

2 Thank Tokugawa_Ieyasu
Melbourne, Australia
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67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Brief but quite spectacular! I am terrified of heights but I felt quite safe and the view is so spectacular, I quite forgot to be scared! Have your camera at the ready because it doesn't take very long at all, perhaps a couple of minutes but that is all. Enjoy!

Thank Julie2308
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48 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

What a hoot this ride was. Not only did it offer the great adventure of the cable car trip up the side of the steep mountain and the amazing views at the top of this extraordinary part of Japan, but it also features the hilariously macabre tale of the bunny and the racoon - too unusual to explain in this... More 

1 Thank EasytravelSydney
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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143 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We paid 1000 yen for the ropeway to view Mt Fuji but could not view it. Entrance to shrine and museum need additional entrance fee. So we did not enter. We were happy that a staff at the counter can speak excellent English. That make our day.

2 Thank DorothyCheong
Hillsboro, Oregon
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52 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I think it was bus number 42 at the Shizuoka station. There is a help shack at the station that will give you a map and point you to the right bus. They speak enough English if you do not speak Japanese. A short 30 minute ride and you are at Nihon Daira Ropeway. I cannot recall the cost, but... More 

5 Thank jimboblaze
Winnipeg, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014 via mobile

Visited today and found a lack of reliable information for the non-Japanese speaker about getting there and what is actually there when you do get there. Hopefully this information will be useful for others. The Nihondaira viewing area is at the top of a winding road up the mountain, and consists of several viewing areas from where you have spectacular... More 

18 Thank Simon_Kn

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