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Address: 1891 Kanzanjicho Nishi-ku, Hamamatsu 431-1209, Shizuoka Prefecture
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The View.. Oh that View!

Kanzanji Ropeway is known to be the only lift in Japan that passes over a lake. The whole lift takes about 4 minutes total (boarding and unboarding). During the ride, there will... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 October 2016
Tinichan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Kanzanji Ropeway is known to be the only lift in Japan that passes over a lake. The whole lift takes about 4 minutes total (boarding and unboarding). During the ride, there will be an announcer telling you about the views you will see form the window ( in Japanese of course).You will be able to see the beautiful Lake Hamana.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

This ride is for kids. I did not enjoy because its about 15 minutes ride only and very short. I was not happy..

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

When I was here in early April, the lake looked deserted. The nearby amusement park was not in operation. I hardly see any tourist or locals. The sky was overcast and gloomy. Checking that the ropeway costs 820 yen for return ride, I decided to give it a miss. I probably couldn’t have a good aerial view at the mountain... More 

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