Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route, Tateyama-machi

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Enjoy a spectacular journey through the northern Japanese Alps at Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route. Accompanied by the picturesque scenery of the Tateyama mountain range along the way, you’ll switch between various modes of transport, including a cable car and ropeway. In the winter, the route boasts a towering snow corridor for pedestrians, with walls up to 13 m (43 ft) high. As you near the end of the trip, you can't miss the gigantic Kurobe Dam. At 186 m (610 ft) high, Japan’s tallest dam discharges up to 15 tons of water per second from June to early November. Amenities along the way include restaurants, gift shops, and restrooms. Using our world travel planner, Tateyama-machi attractions like Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The highlight of our trip. We did it in one day and took 7.5 hrs in all....Toyama towards Ogizawa. Spent 2.5 hrs in Murodo doing the snow walk/slide and walk around the lake in very leisurely pace. We...  more »
  • One of a kind experience with multiple mode of transport. Really awesome and amazing. The taller-than-a-bus ice wall is nothing that can be found elsewhere. The view from the top was breathtaking. 200...  more »
  • We did Alpine route with my partner. Though the tickets were pretty costly, every dollar was worth it. The views are amazing. Felt like little happy kids inside the snow wall path. Would highly recomm...  more »