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Kyushu Travel Guide

Mount Sarakura

 

The World’s most Dynamic Night view !

Mount Sarakura is the best scenic spot in Kitakyushu-city

 

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. 

 

 


 

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.

Top area of the mountain

Observatory area

Summit of the mountain


 

 Day time view  

 

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

Yahata area

Tobata area

Kokura area


 

 Access to the summit  

 

Easy access to the summit by using the Cable Car and Slope Car

 

Cable car station

 

Cable car

 

Slope 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

Slope Car
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.

 


 

 Trekking  

 

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. 

 


 

 General information  

 

Address

Yahata-higasiku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture

 

Access to

Cable car Station

20 minutes by a vehicle from JR Kokura Station

70 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka-city

110 minutes by a vehicle from Beppu

 

Access to

Summit

10 minutes by Cable car and Slope car from Cable car station to the Summit

90 minutes on foot from Cable car station to the Summit

 

Sarakura yama

Cable car

Address of Cable car Station : 1481-1 Ogura, Yahata-higashiku, Kitakyushu-city

Operate from 10:00 to 18:00

No closng days

Round trip fare : JPY 1,200 (Cable car and Slope car are utilized) 


 

 

Should you need further information please feel free to contact us.

Your equiry can be sent by selecting the Enquiry Form link below.

 Enquiry Form 

 

You can also contact us by e-mail at info@japan-kyushu-tourist.com

Tel :  +81-93-521-8897 , Fax :  +81-93-521-8898

Address :  AIM buiding 6th floor, 3-8-1 Asano, Kokura-kitaku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture 

 


 

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