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Mt. Hakodate

Takashima, Shiga Prefecture
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Amazing views, however very crowded

The view is amazing, and coupled with the snow during winter...it was a breathtaking experience... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2017
Gwendolphyn
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Singapore, Singapore
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Popular with Tourist Groups

After a fast ride to the top on the well run rope way you are faced with a multitude of viewing... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Wanderering1
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Lake Macquarie, Australia
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19 Dec 2017
“Amazing views, however very crowded”
17 Oct 2017
“Popular with Tourist Groups”
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Takashima, Shiga Prefecture
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

The view is amazing, and coupled with the snow during winter...it was a breathtaking experience. However, the only thing I don't really like is the crowds and signs guiding to the observation deck should be clearer. The ride up has people packed like sardines, making...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

After a fast ride to the top on the well run rope way you are faced with a multitude of viewing areas. Each of these offers a fabulous spectacle of a view over the township and bay. For an even better view go just before...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

You take a cable car up to the top and you have a stunning view of the city. Be sure to not leave it too late because we went after 10pm and all of the souvenir shops had closed. The queue for the returning cable...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

Chose to walk along the trail rather than taking the funicular. As it was mid-December rather cold, we didn't encounter any other walkers up the mountain although perhaps people attempt it earlier in the day. Pleasant walk but very crowded with tourists up at the...More

Thank Mary C
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Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Im not really hiking actually. Went to Mt Hakodate for enjoying the city from top by using cable car ropeway. Its a pleasant place, seeing the city from top, best time here during sunset time. If you're for taking picture better go early and get...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2015

The cable car ride up to the top of Mt. Hakodate is brief and very pleasant. Once to the top the view of the city below and harbor is great. At the top be sure to seek out the 4 or 5 plaques/monuments detailing historical...More

Thank Greg B
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