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Address: Otaru, Hokkaido

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Great view of city

Caught bus from centre out to Mt Tengu cable car. Cheap fare takes you to the summit. Various activities are advertised at the top, chipmunk enclosure, dry toboggan slide and... read more

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Caught bus from centre out to Mt Tengu cable car. Cheap fare takes you to the summit. Various activities are advertised at the top, chipmunk enclosure, dry toboggan slide and wooded walk. Walk is only short but the views are spectacular and that is why it is worth a visit. Watch out for the enormous ants on the walk, they... More 

Thank peterw373
Brisbane, Australia
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30 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Enjoyed amazing views from Mt. Tengu, this is a must see when you visit. There is also a little shrine and the Tengu goblin, to bring good luck. The views from the top are the main reason to visit here, as well as the little ride along the ropeway. If you travel here by cruise ship (as we did) you... More 

Thank Kate M
San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful and peaceful. Friendly people. A must see view of all of Otaku from high on the mountain. We took the team up and down. For an extra thrill, you can go further up and ride a sled down.

Thank nbct
Singapore, Singapore
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76 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

It was a nice ride up to Mt Tengu on the cable car, not too crowded. Nice path round the park at the top with interesting points of interest.

Thank erinSG
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

We caught the bus from Otaru train station. There is a bus depot just a stone throw away. Ask for a return ticket. The bus ride is about 20-25 minutes depending on the traffic. It takes you to the entrance of Mt Tengu. At the entrance you will need to purchase tickets for the cable car. It is quite pricey... More 

3 Thank Mad_about_Crackling
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

Given the good reviews from trip advisors, it is a conveniently attraction close to town. We drove up to the gondola station after dinner to check out the highly rated night view. The ride is a little bit expensive given we are just going up for a view and nothing more. The view and the gondola is actually quite nice... More 

2 Thank Marco T
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

This place is really easy to get to. Outside the train station there is a bus that takes you up to the ropeway car to take U up to the top. In the evening when the sun start to set, you can easily captured good view of the skiing slope and the view of the city as it starts to... More 

1 Thank EastmeetsWestAB
Hong Kong, China
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I took the cable car up Mt. Tengu and the view was great. It was very cold with plenty of snow. The little cafe at the top does fantastic cocoa (hot chocolate), which is great to warm you up after you've been outside taking photos.

Thank tokidokixhellokitty
Ipoh, Malaysia
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289 reviews
110 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016 via mobile

I use the Otaru Tenguyama bus passed (1480yen during this season) to travel which include 1day bus pass (750), Tenguyama roundtrip ropeway (1140) and ticket to redeem a free ema (500) at ropeway station. You can come here during daytime for Skiing, for city view during night. Although this mountain is not high, the temperature during February may drop to... More 

2 Thank hckok77
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98 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

Nie view of Otaru from above. Accessible from JR Otaru station. Restaurant is not that expensive though. Nice to just sit there and drink coffee and look at Otaru from above.

Thank khrise

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