Enjoy Mt. Hiei in spring from the window of the Eizan cable/ropeway


On March 18, 2023 (Sat), the Eizan Cable/Ropeway, which had been closed in the winter due to maintenance, will resume operation.
You can travel from Yase to Mt. Hiei while enjoying the magnificent natural scenery.
With an altitude difference of 561m, the cable boasts the highest altitude in Japan and connects about 1.3km in 9 minutes. The best time to see cherry blossoms is from mid-April to late April.

At the start of operation, we will present a hand towel (first 2,000 people) printed with the word “Kaihotsu Shinshin”, which is a souvenir of the trip, which has become a customary souvenir from Mt. Hiei.

Where to receive it: Cable Yase Station
Who can receive it: First 2,000 customers who board the Eizan Cable from Cable Yase Station
Duration: From March 18, 2023



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