This is the longest ropeway in western Japan, with a large car that holds 101 passengers. It takes about 10 minutes to reach the mountain ridge that holds Tairyuji temple, the 21st on the Shikoku pilgrimage circuit. There is a pleasant walking trail along the ridge.
|Business Hours||7:20 - 17:00 (March to November)|
8:00～17:00 (December to February)
* Every 20 mins regular service (start on the clock, 20 and 40 minutes past every hour)
|Days Closed for Business||Open year round|
|Price||Adult: 2,470 yen (round trip), 1,300 yen (one way) |
High and junior high school student: 1,800 yen (round trip), 980 yen (one way)
Elementary school student: 1,200yen (round trip), 650 yen (one way)
*Children who have not entered elementary school are admitted for free with an adult ticket.
|Directions||Take the Tokushima Bus or at the route bus terminal in JR Tokushima Stn. (approx. 1 hr 20 mins). Get off at the bus stop "Wajikihigashi" then walk for 15 minutes.|