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Sakamoto Cable

4244 Sakamoto, Honmachi, Otsu 520-0116, Shiga Prefecture
+81 77-578-0531
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The longest cable line in Japan

Sakamoto cable line is a cable line of Hiei Railway from cable Sakamoto station to Cable Enryakuji... read more

Reviewed March 9, 2018
JugemJugem
Nice scenery

Went up today 14 December 2017, snowing. Distance long, worth the trip from Osaka. Access via... read more

Reviewed December 14, 2017
Jacjacg
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Mar 9, 2018
“The longest cable line in Japan”
Dec 14, 2017
“Nice scenery ”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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4244 Sakamoto, Honmachi, Otsu 520-0116, Shiga Prefecture
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Sakamoto cable line is a cable line of Hiei Railway from cable Sakamoto station to Cable Enryakuji station, and two stations on the way are Houraioka Station and Motateyama Station. The cable line runs every 30 minutes on daytime. You need to inform the staff...More

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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Went up today 14 December 2017, snowing. Distance long, worth the trip from Osaka. Access via Kansai Thru Pass.

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Reviewed 29 September 2015

The purpose of the cable ride is to get you from point A to B. Really, it's normal/average. I think it's a bit expensive for what it is at 820 Yen each way. I've paid less in major tourist areas, like Miyajima Island!

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Reviewed 8 July 2015

This cable runs between Cable Sakamoto Station and Enryakuji Station on the mountain called Hiei in the deep northern Kyoto. It is about 2km long and gives you 11- minute-ride viewing the deep valley with tall cedars, moss and a river. And when the cable...More

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