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Tama Monorail

Tachikawa 190-0012, Tokyo Prefecture
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A great way to get a view from above and to see more. We were able to use our Pasmo travel cards... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
tneldner
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Adelaide, Australia
Travel with a view!

The “Tama” Monorail (Onion?) rides North and South to and from Tachikawa. It’s a great way to see... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2018
Sameosht
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Kennewick, Washington
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Tachikawa 190-0012, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

A great way to get a view from above and to see more. We were able to use our Pasmo travel cards and found as with all the transportation system it was easy to navigate. There are a number of points of interest along this...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

The “Tama” Monorail (Onion?) rides North and South to and from Tachikawa. It’s a great way to see the eastern mountain range and sunset from the city. Its an awesome way to travel if you are going that route. The ride is smooth and the...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

The monorail is very modern and a great way to get to nearby cities or the Shinnyo en Temple which is the 3rd stop from Tachikawa Station.

1  Thank Thomas S
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

It connects the townships and points of interest around Tama area. Trains are frequent and are straightforward for visitors.

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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

The Tama monorail runs right through Tachikowa at the JR station. I hopped on for an afternoon adventure just to see what could be seen The ride was smooth, and at a speed where I could take in the countryside easily. My trip took me...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2016

Used the Monorail from Tachikawa station to the shopping mall a few stops away. Though not very frequent, it is quite comfortable and convenient option. Also good views from the height.

Thank Sanjeev P
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

easy to access and give you a nice view of the suburb of Tokyo. I do enjoy a lot for the trip to Tachikawa using monorail.

1  Thank Sunny K
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

Took this Monorail from Tachikawa station to most northern station and back. It was very clean and offered great views.

Thank edestrada2016
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