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Shosen Gorge Ropeway

Kofu 400-1217, Yamanashi Prefecture
+81 55-287-2111
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Great Views of Mount Fuji

On our hike through Shosen Gorge we went up the ropeway. Gondolas leave every 20 minutes. At the... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
Mariah G
via mobile
Clear view of Mt Fuji at the top

We had to take two bus trips to get to the ropeway station. First on a public bus, then on a... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2017
Lotuspocus
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Singapore, Singapore
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  • Very good49%
  • Average28%
  • Poor0%
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“ropeway” (5 reviews)
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Kofu 400-1217, Yamanashi Prefecture
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+81 55-287-2111
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Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

On our hike through Shosen Gorge we went up the ropeway. Gondolas leave every 20 minutes. At the top there is a small shrine and cafe. Great photo opportunities. We were lucky that we got to see Mount Fuji. Very impressive.

Thank Mariah G
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We had to take two bus trips to get to the ropeway station. First on a public bus, then on a smaller van. At the top of the ropeway, we were rewarded with a clear view of Mt Fuji. She's some distance away, so she...More

Thank Lotuspocus
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This region is very beautiful for who wants climbing activity... You can also use the dropway to the top of mountain and have sight seeing here...

Thank KT_Nguyen92
Reviewed 11 December 2016

This ropeway take you to one of the beautiful scenic mountain area in japan. This rope way runs a little faster compare to other ropeway which I board in japan. It takes around 5~10 min to reach to top of mountain. But during this journey...More

Thank Virendra_Yadav-2014
Reviewed 6 August 2016

I was the only person taking the ropeway on one of the last trips up the mountain. It started pouring rain just before we left, and the staff at the top was very friendly, letting me leave my backpack inside and walk around the park...More

Thank Isa W
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

seems a close encounter with the mountain. theres a nice view of mt.fuji during good weather.there is also a restaurant when you reach the peak of destination.

Thank Sheila F
Reviewed 8 December 2012

Getting to the Shosenkyo ropeway is relatively easy as there are buses running from Kofu. The bus terminals are located just outside of the Kofu train station. There is also a small office to help you with which buses to catch. These local buses have...More

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