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A little bit crowded...

It’s like a funicular and a little bit crowded going to Sounzan that will connect you to Hakone... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
abba25
via mobile
Cable car with over-head power supply line

During 10-minute ride, don't expect any fascinating view, like the one from train to Gora. Anyhow... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
KobomvelikbomJanko
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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1 week ago
“A little bit crowded...”
Jun 9, 2018
“Cable car with over-head power supply line”
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Gora, Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun 250-0408, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s like a funicular and a little bit crowded going to Sounzan that will connect you to Hakone ropeway (unfortunately we were told the ropeway and sightseeing cruise were closed that day due to weather). There is a view terrace at Sounzan station to chill...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

During 10-minute ride, don't expect any fascinating view, like the one from train to Gora. Anyhow, the technology is interesting, especially if you take Shinkansen from Tokyo to Odawara, followed by train to Hakone Yamoto, and then another train (Hakonetozan line) to Gora. The Hakone...More

Thank KobomvelikbomJanko
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

It's a waste of time. You don't see any scenery it's just a mode of public transport up a steep hill. And they are usually packed even on weekday. Seriously wouldn't waste your time to go to hakone. It's very disappointing.

Thank Jimjun27
Reviewed 26 April 2018

The Hakone Tozan Cable Car is a funicular railway that connects the end of the Hakone Tozan Railway at Gora to the Hakone Ropeway at Sounzan. It is a short ride up the hill and does not really offer any views of substance. The real...More

Thank Malarchy
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Like many transport type attractions in this area the ride itself is nice but quite short, it provides a different experience/view of the area. Don't visit for it alone, but if you're already here it's worth a look

Thank Andy_J_Harris
Reviewed 19 February 2018

This cable car connects the Hakone Tozan Railway from Gora to the Hakone Ropeway at Sounzan. It is a short 10-minute trip and it often gets confused with the Hakone Ropeway which is a gondola service and operates from Sounzan to Togendai Station. Often it...More

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