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Hakone Komagatake Ropeway

138 Motohakone, Ashigarashimo-gun, Hakone-machi 250-0522, Kanagawa Prefecture
+81 460-83-6473
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138 Motohakone, Ashigarashimo-gun, Hakone-machi 250-0522, Kanagawa Prefecture
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+81 460-83-6473
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great views of the Hakone area and Lake Ashi. It is not as steep as the Nihondaira Rodeway but it is a bit longer. Once you are up, you then see that there is a golf course in Hakone.

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed the brief ride up the ropeway. The scenery on the way up is quite engaging. We were concerned that we wouldn't have much of a view from the top since it was a cloudy day, but on the ride up...More

1  Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's 1,357 meters tall. In order to see Mt Fuji better, we need to ride the Ropeway up to the peak of the mountain. It's heartbreaking when riding up or down. I would recommend you if you visit Japan in the future.

Thank Larry V
Reviewed 17 May 2017

They pack people like sardines and are mainly interested in selling you the photograph. There's really nothing interesting up there if you cannot see Mt Fuji. Waste of time.

Thank Dirk W
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The cable car takes around 100 people so everyone is not going to get a great view and photo opportunity. 1800 meters long and takes 7 minutes for the trip. Breathtaking views from the top with a further 5-10 minute walk further up to an...More

Thank gordonj258
Reviewed 4 May 2017

A well orgaised experience which has a few stop points. The staff handle non japanese speakers well. A real tourist treat. Many photographic opportunities on the way of the route

1  Thank marshfish
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The views where amazing, at the top there is a lot to see, more great views. And Black boiled eggs, cooked in the thermal springs, can get very windy, Lots of souvenir shops and places to eat. A great day out

Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 28 April 2017

the ropeway runs from the lake to the hilltop with small shrine on top and great views of mount Fuji on a clear day. the ropeway appears safe enough but the structure on top needs a lot of repair. shops at base for clothes, food...More

Thank shoemaker_10
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We took a trip on Japanican to Mt. Fuji and to Hakone. The trip to Mt Fuji was very rushed and a little disappointing but the trip up the Hakone Komagatake Ropeway was awful. They packed our entire bus on one car. It was so...More

Thank whbailey2017
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The ropeway experience would have been more fun had we seen Mt. Fiji, but it was not to be even on a sunny day. Still, it was a smooth ride on the cable car and the sulfa springs an impressive sight not to mention smell....More

Thank Mari M
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Jenifer_12
Stupid question, but is the Ropeway a cable car? Even google can't tell me!
13 June 2017|
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Response from Hing J | Reviewed this property |
Kind of cable car
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Hmwndr
Is there parking?
21 May 2017|
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Response from C M | Reviewed this property |
We used the public transit and walked from the bus stop. I think I remember seeing parking at the base, but I don't know about the top. (Isn't the point to ride up to the top to see the view from there? If it were easy to... More
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Kelvin W
Hi, We are planning to ride this during our day stop at Hakone so it would be great if people could answer these questions I have: 1. How much does it cost for a round trip 2. what are the opening-closing times (will help order the things we do) 3. How long would it take to ride the ropeway from the bottom, walk around the shrine and come back down? Thanks in advance!
30 April 2016|
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Response from Aurel P | Reviewed this property |
1080 Yen round trip, open from 8 or 8.30 AM to 3.30PM. It took us about 1 hour, and only because it was freezing cold, in good weather you will want to spend longer at the top, as the views are awesome Also google izuhakone... More
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