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Mt. Maya

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Address: Nada-ku, Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture
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Stunning summit views

My family decided to visit Mount Maya from Osaka we caught a train from Shin-Oska to Sanniyoma station (Bus 18 and 2 leave from here). We then caught another underground train to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Adam T
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My family decided to visit Mount Maya from Osaka we caught a train from Shin-Oska to Sanniyoma station (Bus 18 and 2 leave from here). We then caught another underground train to Shin-Kobe. As you exit the station follow the signs for the bus. There is a stop next to Family Mart (stock up on water. Toilet inside). From there... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are at Kobe now, don't miss this. Do head there early for get a window seat for dinner. Btw, there's always long queue for the last few cable car, make sure you catch the last one.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Took a day trip out from osaka If you have not seen amazing ones like those in mt. Hakodate. This is not bad too

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

My friends took me here. We got couple cable cars and then hiked for a bit. It was very hot and humid, but then we had a barbecue on the top with spectacular views to the city. It is really worth a visit.

2 Thank LauG99
Kobe, Japan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2016

Compared to Mt. Rokko and the Nunobiki Falls/Herb Garden, the visit to Mt. Maya was just average. I enjoyed the funicular cable car and the rope way but the Mt. Rokko funicular cable car is longer and more fun and the ropeway up to the Herb Garden is longer and higher. The schedule for the cable car and the ropeway... More 

5 Thank Pedro B
Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

Great Night View in Japan. (Actually better than Mt.Rokko because of you can see all without anything obscured)

Thank Tonnakorn T
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

For all of the natural lovers, this is a great and easy hike. It offers great view of Kobe city. I got lost trying to find the waterfall but ended up on top with an amazing view.

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

The cable car plus ropeway is about 1500¥ per adult round trip. Be sure to visit the tourist information to get discount coupons so you can probably get 200¥ off that price. The Maya Cable Station is only a short bus ride from Sannomiya Station, take bus #18. It's a popular place for the night view of Kobe, since it's... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

We read about the 10-million dollars night view at Kobe and decided to check it out, the cable car and ropeway service to the mountain top after dark is only available on certain weekends and certain months, so definitely check the schedule when planning the trip up to Mt. Maya. We received a discount for the cable car and ropeway... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

We planned to visit in the evening but it was too cold and we were too tired. The view was still great the next morning. Definitely well worth the visit. We rode the entire Maya View Line, the Ropeway is very stable as they use weights at both ends of the car to stablise it. There is a small café... More 

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