Nihondaira Ropeway | Japan Highlights Travel, for sightseeing around Tokaido

Shizuoka Station 

[Nihondaira Ropeway]

Connects Nihondaira and the summit of Mt. Kuno

A ropeway that connects Nihondaira, a famous scenic spot with a spectacular view of Suruga Bay below Mt. Fuji and Kuno-zan Toshogu Shrine that enshrines Ieyasu Tokugawa in approx. 5 minutes. The gondola's design based on the image of a palanquin for lords and princesses. The scenery of Byobu-dani, a line of sheer cliffs, and Jigoku-dani can be observed. From the top of Nihondaira at an altitude of 307 meters, you can also enjoy the view of Mihonomatsubara and Suruga Bay, with a magnificent view of Mt. Fuji on a clear day.
Address 597-8 Kusanagi, Shimizu Ward, Shizuoka City, Shizuoka
Phone +81-54-334-2026 (Japanese only)
Operating hours (Nihondaira Station): 9:10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (summer April 1st to October 15th), 9:10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (winter October 16th to March 31st)
(Kuno-zan Station): 9:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. (summer April 1st to October 15th), 9:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.(winter October 16th to March 31st)
Holidays Unscheduled holidays
* The ropeway may not be in service during bad weather or facility renovation.
Fare (round trip) Adults 1,100 yen, children (age 4-12) 550 yen
Access Take the Shizutetsu Justline Bus bound for Nihondaira Ropeway from “Shizuoka Station” of JR Tokaido Shinkansen for approx. 40 minutes and alight at the final station.

updated on Mar 30, 2018

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