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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  • Along the way, you see beautiful scenery. We stayed one night at Midagahara. Ive read blogs of travellers who do it in one day. But we broke up our journey in two parts. In May everything is covered i...  more »
  • Travelled on 6 different modes of transport to view the Tateyama Alpine, Kurobe Dam and the snowwall (yuki-no-otani). Tateyama has some of the heaviest snowfalls in the world. An average if 7m accumul...  more »
  • 5/4 from Toyama routes go to the guest hall overnight, in Nagano route down to the 5th plan was in bad weather during this time Blizzard Tateyama Highland bus suspension, haste from Toyama on the bullet train to Nagano with freebies, change the Nagano route, reached the Chamber Hall, but In a Blizzard of minus 5 ° C General Otani walk event is discontinued. Only universities hasemi fortunately Hotel Tateyama lodging guests only, was a valuable experience. I thought that we could still happen to the mountainous area, that this time is different and requires thorough preparation, such as route changes.
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