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Mt. Hachiman Ropeway

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Great views at the top of the hill

After exploring the streets and canals of Hachiman-bori we decided to take the ropeway to the top... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
palawanismyhome
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puerto princesa
Terrific View Plus Shrine Plus LOVE!

This is a funky old cable car system at the north end of Omihachiman (in the old town, referred to... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
hfulghum
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

After exploring the streets and canals of Hachiman-bori we decided to take the ropeway to the top of the hill. I guess about 12 passengers could squeeze into the gondola. At the top there was a path that encircled the hill with two viewpoints where...More

2  Thank palawanismyhome
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is a funky old cable car system at the north end of Omihachiman (in the old town, referred to as Hachiman. Take a bus north from the train station - the TI office can advise on which one). The bus will go a bit,...More

1  Thank hfulghum
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Ōmihachiman(近江八幡) is a town about 1 hour away from Kyoto by JR. the town is famous for its water cannel, old ways of transporting goods back and forth. They also have a ropeway that takes you to the top of the hill where you can...More

2  Thank tchi412
Reviewed 2 August 2014

The views from the cablecar are worth the trip to the summit, so if you visit Omihachiman and the weather is wonderful take the return trip and enjoy the view. From the top of the mountain you can see the street grids developed by Toyotomi...More

5  Thank Just-Julie-Cairns
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