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Easy access and great views

The Japanese love their views! This is a good one though. Enter from Glover garden access 2 via two... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2018
Leicester, United Kingdom
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Good short jog

From the base to the top it takes around 12 minutes tonight. Pretty steep and you Einstein what... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2018
Brisbane, Australia
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Izumo, Nagasaki 850-0924, Nagasaki Prefecture
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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

The Japanese love their views! This is a good one though. Enter from Glover garden access 2 via two elevator lifts and opposite the Glover garden entry you see a sign to the observatory. Follow the well maintained path and steps for 350 m and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

From the base to the top it takes around 12 minutes tonight. Pretty steep and you Einstein what appears as back yards of the residents. It's a beautiful lookout, clean, great for pictures, clean fee toiets and wheelchair accessible, parking available but it's better to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Miike2000
Reviewed January 11, 2018

The park is easily accessible by foot from Glover Garden exit 2 or Glover Skyroad (a series of elevators linking Ishibashi tram stop and Glover Garden exit 2). From Glover Garden exit 2, it is a 15 minutes uphill walk to Nabekanmuriyama Park. At the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

This is a great little walk from the waterfront up the hill.It has stunning views, very clean, free toilets and clean Fresh air all overlooking the port. I have been here twice and what I like about this it the different paths you can take...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Miike2000
Reviewed September 14, 2015

The location was romantic and very beautify especially at night. One outlet in particular never came to our table to provide service so we had to leave. The table was left uncleared and not one employee came to ask us if we were ready to...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Pasehu
Reviewed May 12, 2015

we climbed this hill from Glover Gardens (via the lift) and Ouramachi. Great views of Nagasaki Harbour and the Mitsubishi Shipyards.

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank cpr2exs
Reviewed April 23, 2014

However, it is quite a trek to get to the top, and a lot of it is pitch dark at night, so be sure to have a light source at hand. Also, if walking is an issue, I would say that the views near the...More

Date of experience: April 2014
2  Thank jessobel
Reviewed May 2, 2013

Only one word suffices: Stunning. Every time I come to Nagasaki I wander up to the Observatory of the Park after visiting Glover Garden. The climb itself is marvelous taking you through the outskirt hills of town, then through a forest with some temples and...More

Date of experience: May 2013
2  Thank Stoic1948
Reviewed April 23, 2013

Coming out of the top of Glover Garden, we followed signs to a "mountain observatory" and ended up at the top of Mt. Nabekanmuri. If you can handle 100s of stairs and enjoy climbing through a forest, it's wonderful! You get a great 360 view...More

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank robotropolis
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