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Revitalised railway

Visited Kishi via the electric railway, hoping to get the train done up for the cat museum, but it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Reynella, Australia
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with family,cat train..

first time with cute train cat..enjoy the view along the country side road..nice and have fun in... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2018
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Kishi via the electric railway, hoping to get the train done up for the cat museum, but it was not running that and we had to satisfied with the strawberry train and the train featuring train characters

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 7 December 2018

first time with cute train cat..enjoy the view along the country side road..nice and have fun in the train..

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank hasrianahhasan5
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Having seen a frequent 'spot' on CNN titled "60-Second Vacation" which featured Wakayama Prefecture, I decided to make the short hop from South Korea across to Osaka and spend a few days exploring Wakayama and the Kii Peninsular by train. The 5-day JR-West train pass...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Peter320318
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

This wakayama electric line link JR wakayama station to Kishi station where "tama" cat as famous conductorhas its own museum and cafe. It's only local line with lovely interior decoration with bookshelves, cartooned cover seats and everything that links with cat. It's only line that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jajavalB
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The train and station were very cute and nice, but only for one time deal. We walked one station by country side road ( very interesting).

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lily C
Reviewed 16 February 2018

It was a last minute checkout and decided to go on this off beaten track. It was so pretty and awesome for the kids and also adults. A total of 14 stations driving thru the neighbourhood of japan. At the last station, Kishii station is...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank PEili K
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

I went to Kozaki and rode this super cute train. There were books and couches and practically a living room with a lot of cat photos and Doraemon.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank faithjessicap
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We went to Kishikawa and Tama Ekicho's station on her off day (smirk). But we bought a day-pass and checked the special trains' schedule so that we could jump on one, take some photos, jump off and wait for another one at one of the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank CookLight
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Decided to go for this railway ride as we have two kids and one of them loves cats. At JR Wakayama station, head for line 9 (Wakayama Kishigawa Electric Railway). No need to purchase tickets when entering the main gates to the lines. For the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
4  Thank haroldgoh
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Catch a cat themed train and enjoy a half hour train ride through the countryside. Make you sure you pick a day when the Cat Stationmaster is on duty. Didn't actually see the cat do any work apart from napping but he is cute, Kishi...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Scott B
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