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Nice mountain view

A must visit to see Mt. Nantai. Cable car to Kegon falls subject to wind conditions. I think the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
An Amazing view.

Since we are from the Netherlands, and everything there is pretty flat, this is really amazing. The... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Oss, The Netherlands
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Hosoo Fukazawa, Nikko 321-1445, Tochigi Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must visit to see Mt. Nantai. Cable car to Kegon falls subject to wind conditions. I think the service is interrupted by wind very often.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kt_malaysia
Reviewed 1 November 2018

From the Nikko Station, it was about a 1 hour bus ride to this outstanding parking area that served as an observation deck high in the mountains. We were very fortunate that the foggy weather cleared enough for us to get some great photos of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

Since we are from the Netherlands, and everything there is pretty flat, this is really amazing. The view of the falls and lake are so beautiful, it is like looking at a painting. Seeing the tiny cars, boats, it is so wonderful.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank ChibiSuzan
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Since it was on the way up to Okunikko, we stopped by, took the short ropeway ride to the viewing platform. Admittedly one could see great views from 2 ends....facing Nikko and the other Lake Churenji and beyond. But felt I could jave seen this...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank BertSG
Reviewed 10 November 2017

this ropeway is quite short but it gets you to the top of the mountain where you can see perfectly the waterfall, the lake and the village. we arrived around 9am and we didn't have to wait, but later was really busy, there are only...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Pepusina
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We went there on a foggy and rainy day and the management did put out a sign that said visibility is extremely low due to the fog. That's why we didn't get on the ropeway. And we appreciate how the Japanese make things transparent. But...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank jaylowe
Reviewed 23 August 2017

at common, seems like a small place. but when you going to observation place by cable cart. You will feel something magnificent place. especially when you are going this place on falls or winter.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Firman D
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Ride the Tobu Nikko bus heading for Chuzenji Lake and make the stop at Akechidaira. I was not lucky. Arrived here and it was empty because the fog was so thick and no one rides the ropeway..

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank fajaradiartha
Reviewed 11 November 2016

There is a ropeway that is accessible by the two day pass for shuttle bus for which there is big que . I do not think which so much to see the time squandered in waiting for the ropeway is worth it and so this...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank pilgrim_gsa
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

It was a very clear day so the views from the observation plateau were stunning. We had a perfect view of Kegon waterfall and Lake Chuzenji. We waited about half an hour to get on the cable car, but it was worth the wait.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank L123V
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