The World’s most Dynamic Night view !
Mount Sarakura is the best scenic spot in Kitakyushu-city
At the summit, 622 meter from the sea level, you are presented with a magnificent and spectacular view
of all over Kitakyushu-city.
Almost all the industrial, comercial and residential areas in Kitakyushu-city can be seen from the top
of the mountain.
This is the most Dynamic Night view in the World.
The dynamic city where one million people are living and working, is creating the beautiful Night view
which you have never seen before.
The area of Night view is the largest in the World ; about 40km east to west and 10km south to north
And also the number of lighting to create the night view is the largest in the World.
Day time view from the top
We offer you the magnificent and spectacular view
|Munakata, Asiya and Yahata||Yahata and Wakamatsu||Tobata, Kokura and Moji|
|From the Cable car||From the Cable car||Kokura|
|Higashida||Wakato Bridge||Kanmonkyo Bridge|
Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal / Yawata Works
Access to the summit
Easy access to the summit by using the Cable Car and Slope Car
Cable car station
The longest cable car in Kyushu, the total length is 1,100 metre from the Moutain-foot Station to the Summit Station, connecting the elevation difference 440 metre in 5 minutes.
The self-drived monorail, the inclination angle of the rail changes while running, but the floor is always kept horizontally by the hydraulic control system. connecting the the total length of 159 metre rail in 3 minutes
from the Cable Car Top Station to the Summit.
You can also enjoy a Trekking instead of using Cable car and Slope car.
It takes about one and half hours on foot to top of the mountain from the Cable Car Station.