With its total length of 1,100 meters, the cable car to Mount Sarakura is the longest in Kyushu. It can climb up to the mountainside cable car station, which has an elevated height of 440 meters, in only around 6 minutes. From hereon, visitors must transfer to another slope car in order to reach the summit.
The summit has an unobstructed view of the town areas below from the panoramic viewing platform, where a particularly, extremely beautiful and splendid “10-billion dollar worth night view” (selected as one of the top 3 best new night views of Japan) can be seen.
Monday-Friday 10:00 AM to 5:40 PM
Weekends and holidays 10:00 to 9:40 PM
(Open whole-year round)
Cable car and slope car round trip set fee
Adult (junior high school students and above): JPY 1,200
Children (elementary school and below): JPY 600