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Mount Nesugatayama Observatory, Shimoda

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Take the ropeway high above the bay to gain spectacular views across the Pacific Ocean at Mount Nesugatayama Observatory. From Shimoda station, the cable car whisks you up to the mountain park, and lets you off just a short walk from the observation point. With the view worth the trip alone, the park also has plenty of other things to see, including gardens and a maze. Should you get peckish at the top, relax and grab a bite at the cafe. Don't forget to bring your camera to capture the epic vista. A visit to Mount Nesugatayama Observatory represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Shimoda trip itinerary maker to plot your vacation.
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  • Visit when you stay overnight in Shimoda. In about 1 minute on foot from Shimoda STA. on Izu, is adjacent to the station. Climb to the top by ropeway. Location of garden top area has a souvenir shop, get out there and Pamphili. This garden is so beautiful! You can enjoy the seasonal flowers is carefully groomed. The views from here are spectacular! Memorial overlooking the Shimoda Bay, black ships arrived at that time. We recommend you come here first if arriving at Shimoda.
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  • One of the attractions at the Izu Shimoda. From a long time ago. Gulf of Shimoda ropeway itself so it is not the view from the top of the mountain is beautiful. It is on the mountain very well maintained good walking course. Is recommended to love plants and history.
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  • Ropeway station, and just a few minutes on foot from Shimoda STA. on Izu tickets are slightly cheaper in the Office located near the train station, so you can buy. Summit station is 3 minutes away, so feel free to go. Was walking along while watching the flowers is the name written on the trail from the summit station of the plant, so very tired. Growing from between the rocks to the Summit, "stone often camphor", including the stoning of the marriage and the fine. As can see in Izu Islands drizzle was falling in the Middle when we went walking, weather permitting.
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