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Mt. Takao Cable Car, Hachioji

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The steepest cable car in Japan, Mt. Takao Cable Car takes you over tall trees, rewarding you with a view from the top of Mount Takao. This two-way cable car, an alternative to the 2.2 km (1.6 mi) 1.5 hour hike to the top of the mountain, gives you the chance to ride through the natural mountainous environment. At the top, a museum with games and activities, as well as a health food shop, provide an outlet before heading back down the mountain. A hint: purchase round-trip tickets at the bottom to avoid long queues at the top. Put Mt. Takao Cable Car and other Hachioji attractions into our Hachioji trip generator, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Having had 4 good days in Tokyo, this was a great day out. From Shinjuku station, a 50 minute train ride through picturesque country side amidst some towns. If weather fine you see Mt Fuji in all its ...  more »
  • About 1,000 yen (RT), subtle! And where the gradient of the gravity feel. But two alternating driving vehicles are therefore quite subtle interval is 7 minutes. I feel I count number of suspicion remain enough crammed, so Tokyo train overcrowding of pressure.
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  • Using the cable car to the Summit will easier. Recommended ride backwards. Guests can enjoy the views. The price is one way I think 480 yen or 470 yen.
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