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Mount Sarakura (皿倉山)

 

Mount Sarakura is the highest mountain in Kitakyushu 
with an altitude of 622 meters above sea level, and is a 
part of Kitakyushu Quasi-national Park along with 
Hiraodai plateau.

At the top you are presented with a magnificent and 
spectacular view of Kitakyushu, including Moji, Kokura, 
Yahata, and Tobata, as well as Wakamatsu.

Night-view

The world’s most dynamic, magnificent and spectacular 

 

In the evening, you can also enjoy one of the most 
beautiful night scenes in Japan, known as 
the One Million Dollar Night View”.

Further more, the mountain has recently become 
popular as a paragliding flight area. more


 

Access to the summit

 

Mount Sarakura

The mountain where many people are enjoying tracking.

It takes about one and half hours on foot to top of the mountain with 622 metre
above sea level from the Cable Car Station.
But, you can easily and quickly reach the summit by using 
the Cable Car and Slop Car.

 

Cable Car

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. 
You can enjoy spectacular panoramic views that change from 
moment to moment from the fully glazed window.

 

Slop Car

The self-drive 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.

 

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