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Chichibu Railways

Chichibu Railway is a private sector railway company operating in Saitama prefecture. The railway... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joy_Sinha
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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The station itself is small but there are plenty of restaurants nearby and you can walk to some of... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2016
528956John_C
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Gosford, Australia
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1 week ago
“Chichibu Railways”
Jun 9, 2016
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Kumagaya 360-0033, Saitama Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chichibu Railway is a private sector railway company operating in Saitama prefecture. The railway has passenger as well as freight operations. A popular railway service amongst railway enthusiasts and photographers because of the scenic route between Hanyu and Mitsumineguchi. Local services as well as express...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

The station itself is small but there are plenty of restaurants nearby and you can walk to some of the local tourist sites Taxis are based at the station and there are local buses that start from here You can buy reserved seats for the...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2015

While we were walking around Chichibu the steam train came through town - a bit of history! On the other hand, we took a regular train from Hanno, where we were staying, to Chichibu for the Yomatsuri. We took the last train back to Hanno...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2015

They may have newer trains running, but this railway still preserves the old world look to it. If your into railway photography, this is a great place for it. Operates two steam locomotives daily. They also have an open air railway museum. I like the...More

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