Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route, Tateyama-machi

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. Plan to visit Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route during your Tateyama-machi vacation using our convenient Tateyama-machi trip itinerary builder app .
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  • Hi, Some tricks for people who love to spend great time there, you can spend a night half way to the peak @Midagahara Hotel. It’s great onsen with panoramic views. Kids loved this place and they can r...  more »
  • In a vehicle, half were seem foreign as well. Visit the continental system was at odds with the crew. Room or anything. Toyama Prefecture was a foreign feeling.
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  • Tateyama Black, the consistent, is a spectacular line through the north of the Alps in northern Japan, there are a lot of visitors, and you can hear people speaking Chinese, the weather in the mountains is becoming more and more, for the perennial living in the region of Asia, I say, the magnificent snow is really let people forget.
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Where to stay in Tateyama-machi

Most visitors staying in Tateyama-machi opt for accommodations near the alpine route and Mount Tate, although a few options--mostly three-star hotels--lie in the small town, near the train station. A couple of mid-range and upscale hotels dot the foothills and slopes of the mountain, boasting onsite spas and hot spring bathhouses, as well as scenic alpine views. Alternatively, you can choose to stay in the nearby, larger city of Toyama, and make a day trip to Tateyama-machi.
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