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Peak to view the bay area

Best location to enjoy the view of bay truly different view in the morning and night looks like... read more

Reviewed December 23, 2018
Kobe, Japan
Wonderful in May

We hiked the whole way up instead of taking a cable car and it was definitely worth it as we passed... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2018
Zurich, Switzerland
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Minamitateishi, Beppu 874-0000, Oita Prefecture
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Reviewed December 31, 2018

We went during winter and when the wind blows, it was chilly and freezing cold. So bundle up and bring the heat packs. We went fof a hike and proper shoes are highly recommended as the ground can get slippery. The wind is so strong...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 23, 2018

Best location to enjoy the view of bay truly different view in the morning and night looks like city transform and changes it clothes

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed July 25, 2018

We decided to add this trip to Mount Tsurumi after reading good reviews in japan websites. It didn’t disappoint us as the clear blue sky at the top was just awesome. We even went for a short hike to enjoy the cooling weather. Families can...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

We hiked the whole way up instead of taking a cable car and it was definitely worth it as we passed only a few people on our way (as well as a temple in a forest). The top is quite crowded but no wonder -...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank erbeha
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

Dropped of here on the way fro Beppu to Yufuin , caught the 9.10 am bus from Beppu , took the sky car up cost is 1600 y Up & back the night before it must have snowed , a Japanese fairy tale look other...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Peter R
Reviewed January 3, 2018

the ropeway runs every 20 mins, and it is one of the longest ropeway rides i have been on. it was winter so it was very cold up there... a drop of more than 5 degree from the bottom of the ropeway to the top......More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank SingaporeMummy
Reviewed November 16, 2017

Our visit this year was early November. Initially, we intended to see autumn foliage. While we were driving Oita Expressway, we confirmed the color in the peak. On the way to the peak on ropeway gondola, we saw the autumn colors. Meanwhile, there was an...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed September 5, 2017

We ride a cable car to summit which cost 1600yen for roundtrip, it took less than 20mins. we came in May, the summit surrounded by the pinkish flowers (Rhododendrons). The view was incredible.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank marsha1122
Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

Ropeway costs 1600jpy for a return trip, but really worth it. You can have a full view of beppu up there. A must-go attraction, highly recommended.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank veroniquetse
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

It was cold and creepy, but worth it. We climbed the mountain by foot and took the ropeway to go down. Because of the fog, we were not able to see clearly the view, but it added an interesting creepy atmosphere to our hike. And...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Wonjune K
January 23, 2017|
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There's free car park near the rope way base station.