Akechidaira Ropeway (Cable Car)

- Akechidaira Ropeway (Cable Car) -
A spectacular view from only here

Discover Nikko’s natural wonders in just 3 minutes! From the Akechidaira Observation Deck, enjoy breathtaking vistas of Chuzenji Lake, Kegon Falls, and Mount Nantai. Escape the city and come embrace the beauty of Nikko!

Spring View

April, May, June
Early flowers and lush new growth

Summer View

July, Aug, Sep
Stunning landscape covered in deep green

Autumn View

Oct, Nov
Magnificent mountain colours


Dec, Jan, Feb, March
Spring showing
Round Trip
One Way
Adult (over 12 yrs old)
1,000 yen
600 yen
Child ( 6-11 yrs old)
500 yen
300 yen

Group Discount

10% Group discount can be applied to groups of more than 10 people.

Tobu NIKKO PASS Holders

About Parking

Parking is 500 yen for non-customers. If you are taking the cable car you can recieve a free parking ticket to use.

Map & Address

Address :

〒321-1445 栃木県日光市細尾町 709 ( 709 Hosoomachi, Nikko city, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan 321-1445  )

TEL : 0288-55-0331

2024 Opening Times

Open Every day :
9:00 am~3:30 pm

– Last cable car – 

 – 3:10 pm  (Going UP to the observation deck)

 – 3:30 pm  (Going DOWN from to the observation deck)

Please be aware that adverse weather conditions such as strong winds and lightning may result in the temporary closure of the ropeway.

When the leaves are in full splendor in autumn, the ropeway may open earlier and close later than usual.

For Overseas Visitors

Wi-Fi available

Speak English

Uses a Translation device
(Voice translator App)

Multi-language leaflets

Multi-language ticket machines

Online Booking Available

Vegetarian dishes available

Vegan dishes available

Gluten free dishes available

Other food requirements

Halal friendly

Kosher friendly

Contact Details

Find us on TripAdvisor


709 Hosoomachi, Nikko city, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan 321-1445

By Car & Taxi: 30 min by car from Kiyo Taki IC on the Nikko-Utsunomiya Doro. (40min from Shrines and temple of Nikko)

By Train & Bus: 50 min by Bus (Tobu Bus) from Tobu-Nikko & JR Nikko Stations

*For Tobu-Nikko Station take the express trains from Tobu Asakusa or JR Shinjuku stations.

*For JR Nikko station take trains from JR Utsunomiya station

Things to do Nearby

Find things to do locally in Oku-Nikko area – click to view city info page.

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