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Shosen Gorge Ropeway

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Address: Kofu 400-1217, Yamanashi Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 55-287-2111
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nice view

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.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 January 2016
Sheila F
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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 with a borrowed umbrella. The view was pretty, despite the clouds and mist, so I'm... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles 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.

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5 of 5 bubbles 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 limited seats and it is packed like sardines during peak koyo (autumn fall color) season.... More 

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