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Aso Tourist Tram

 

Aso Tourist Tram, the train ride starts with a great view from 
the first bridge pier at Shirakawa, 60 meters above the gorge.

 
This location is also famous for having the longest station 
name in Japan; Minamiaso Nizuno Umareru Sato Shiramizu 
Kogen Station.

There are many sites of interest along with the rail line in 
Aso region.


 

Choyo Station has only station building on the line dating from 
before the JR privatization.
There are also spa facilities at the Aso Shimodajo Fureai 
Onsen Station and attractive wooden building at the 
Takamori Station.

 

 

Operating schedule

The tram operates from March to late November on Saturday, Sunday, and holidays.
It makes two daily round trips between Tateno and Takamori.
It operates daily, however, during the scholastic spring and 
summer vacations and week-long holidays in May.

Reservations are accepted 10 day prior to boarding at the Takamori Station.

 

There is also regular daily train service on this route.

 

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