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Scenic view of Sapporo!

I personally like the ropeway and the view at the summit. It was breathtakingly beautiful and we... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Night view of Sapporo city

Windy and cold during winter. It also depends on luck. Sometimes there are snow or fog blocking... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Typical night view enjoyment spot in Sapporo authorized by "the Japanese new three big night view" in October, 2015. To the extent the night view which can look a ropeway and a MORISU car (mini cable car) around 360 deg from a mountain top...more
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5-3-7 Fushimi, Chuo-ku, Minami, Sapporo 064-0942, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I personally like the ropeway and the view at the summit. It was breathtakingly beautiful and we were playing with a lot of snow at the summit. Great fun overall!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank weez911
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Windy and cold during winter. It also depends on luck. Sometimes there are snow or fog blocking. See the photo attached to have a idea. Download vouchers to get some discount.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank wong_tigger
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Learn from my bad experience going to Mt Moiwa in the cold Dec month at night. Paid ¥1700 all the way to the top only to witness spots of lights among the vast darkness in sub zero temperature and strong wind blowing in your face....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 114twr
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Free shuttle bus from the streetbus (tram) station Ropeway Iriguchi. Also a good opportunity to try other local restaurants in the neighborhood away from the usual tourist areas like Sapporo train station, Odori or Susukino. Mount Moiwa is a very popular tourist spot, even among...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dougs007
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

We visited Mt Moiwa on our first night in Sapporo. We decided to go there at night so we could view the bright city lights. We visited on an autumn night and it was pretty chilly so if you're doing the same thing,be sure to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nutniykaye
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Mount Moiwa offers great views of the Sapporo city. Went during the winter and the weather was so cold compare to other places. Only take half day/quarter day trip here.I went around 6pm and back around 9pm.The ride up and down on the ropeway was...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank sahasuhana
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

There is free shuttle bus near tram station to ropeway entrance. In the tram, there are leaflets stand which provides tram map and roapway discount coupons which will save your roapway fee 200 yen per person.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Ltp_BKK
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Mt. Moiwa boasts the best spot to view the city of Sapporo, and it did draw lots of people even on a rainy, humid August night. As you might have already learned, you need to take two different gondolas to get to the top. As...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank brianspierre
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Mt Moiwa can be reached by a cable car. It is one of highest mountains in the Sapporo area.The peak has a bell, which lovers can ring to ensure eternal love, and also attach a padlock to the railing. The view from Mt Moiwa is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Don't really know what the fuss is about...to get there u need to get into a street tram, then get on a shuttle bus, then pay to get on a ropeway (which is basically a cable car) to the middle level, then a transfer to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JulianF584
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10 March 2018|
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Response from sam f | Reviewed this property |
From Sapporo station take the subway namboku line to susukino station. From susukino station take the sapporo shiden (tram) to Ropeway Iriguchi station. Cross the street from the station and you can ride the free shuttle bus... More
10 March 2018|
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Response from emilyhh23 | Reviewed this property |
Will recommend you to take the street car is way more cheaper compare to travel by subway to there :)
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19 November 2017|
Response from leone5680 | Reviewed this property |
hi. from odori park. find the streetcar stop named Nishi-Hatchōme, then get down at Densha Jigyosho Mae. it costs abt 200yen. about 30mins journey.