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Beautiful place for autumn

I took a ropeway up to about 1,000m above sea level, and the autumn colours were very clear from... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
Chong C
,
Singapore, Singapore
SNOW WALL IN AOMORI

Snow wall was the main highlight of the trip to Japan for us and we were not disappointed! There... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
UK17
,
Singapore
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Aomori Prefecture
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

I took a ropeway up to about 1,000m above sea level, and the autumn colours were very clear from the ropeway up. Unfortunately very foggy, at the top, so views were affected. A lot of domestic tourists at the time I was there, around mid...More

Thank Chong C
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

Snow wall was the main highlight of the trip to Japan for us and we were not disappointed! There were hardly any Tourist around and we had it all to ourside. The ropeway up the mountain, one must check if it is in operation and...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2016

When we dove through the weather was terrible. There was a bit o ice on the street and the road is very windy. I would not recommend this for anyone who gets car sick. The forests were beautiful but I could not enjoy them as...More

1  Thank SLynnS01
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Reviewed 24 October 2015

Part of the drive from Lake Towada to Hakkoda was beautiful and scenic with all the trees turning into different colours at certain stage. Ride on the Cable Car was also good as you could see the "Sea of Leaves" below you but patience was...More

2  Thank bkpkwok
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Reviewed 30 June 2015

It is a fair drive, and the rope way up is a good viewing platform, but once we were on top, the fog came in and visibility became limited. Looks like it would have lots of potential on a clear day, though.

Thank David O
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Reviewed 17 March 2015

If you dream of a place where your imagination can go wild, then Hakkoda mountains can fulfil your desires. Expect lots lots anndd looots of snow, and am talking about early February. Take the ropeway up, and expect a huge queue, so try to reach...More

1  Thank subhash n
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Reviewed 23 February 2015

I went to see the snow monsters (snow covered trees) and the weather was clear. The monsters were amazing, and the views fantastic. I had a lot of fun, recommend the onigiri at the restaurant at the top. The snowshoeing tour we did was short...More

2  Thank Sarah F
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Reviewed 10 December 2014

The weather was not great and the first trip to the top of the ropeway was pretty freaky but most memorable. The 2 main runs marked from the top of the mountain are both fantastic with plenty of options to discover through the trees. When...More

Thank friendlytravels6
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Reviewed 5 November 2014

4 of nov we got on a ropeway to top of the mountain,beyond chilly and cold we felt freezing so the backbone of te body. a clear and fine beatiful view.we could overview through far away to aomori city.

1  Thank NAKAMURATERUHISA
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Reviewed 28 July 2014

It is magic place. It takes one hour to reach Hakkoda mount by bus from Aomori JR station. Rope way leads to the top of mount. You may walk and enjoy beauty and silence on 1,5 km. I was impressed by highland nature!

5  Thank Oleg S
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