THE ONLY CABLE CAR IN JAPAN THAT TRAVELS OVER A LAKE.

A lover's sanctuary blessed with a panoramic view of Hamamatsu. Don't miss the popular Kanzanji Ropeway if you are visiting Hamamatsu, Shizuoka.

ABOUT THE KANZANJI ROPEWAY

Only cable car in Japan that travels over a lake

The feeling that the endless expanse of blue skies, the blue lake, and magnificent prospect gives is exhilarating.
You can take in with a glance the magnificent 360° panoramic view before your eyes of lake Hamana from the observation deck atop Mt. Okusa.

LOCATION

Rooftop observation deck

The sound of bells echoes across a 360°view of Lake Hamana.

The point of origin for orgels (music boxes), carillons produce abeautiful sound when their bells are struck.
The instrument installed on the observation deck is a monument to beautiful sound that plays melody on the hour,Take in the view magnificent 360° view of Lake Hamana before your eyes to further the emotion.

A dream spot for lovers

Take in a romantic vista from the Mt. Okusa observation Deck.

Kanzanji hot springs have been deemed a adream spot for lovers The Mt. Okusa Observation Deck also features a plate with the words "Dream spot for lovers" written by celebrated wedding advisor Katstura Yumi.

HAMANAKO ORGEL MUSEUM

Ahead of you as you cross the lake is a soothing space serenading you with stirring sounds. Some 70 orgels at the same time

The natural setting of the Hamanako-Kanzanji district and Mt. Okusa.
Plus the Hamanako Orgel Museum presenting a distinctive visage harmonized withthe scenery.
A valuable collection is on display in the exhibit epaces that from mid-19th century orgels(music boxes) to fairground organs.

ENTETSU-KANZANJI RESORT

Customers of the facilities shared by the Lake Hamana Kanzanji Resort also receive exclusive discounts for services offered at the other facilities.

Hamanako Orgel Museum

Hamanako Orgel Museum

This museum specializes in automatic musical instruments such as music boxes and mechanical organs, devices that were born out of humankind’s dream of playing music.

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Hamanako PalPal

Hamanako PalPal

A resort amusement park located in the Lake Hamana area. An exciting spot for children to adults, with some 30 types of attractions.

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Hotel Wellseason

Hotel Wellseason

Directly connected to Lake Hamana PalPal. Suitable for not only overnight stays, but also day trips to enjoy the lunch buffet or hot spring.

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Hotel Kokonoe

Hotel Kokonoe

A classic Japanese hot spring inn sitting on the lakeside of Lake Hamana. The inn welcomes you with an all-natural hot spring and traditional Japanese Kaiseki dinner course featuring seasonal produces.

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Hamanako Kanzanji-Sou

Hamanako Kanzanji-Sou

Spend a moment of heavenly relaxation at the large spa overlooking both Lake Hamana and Kanzanji Onsen.

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Kanzanji Onsen Hanasakinoyu

Kanzanji OnsenHanasakinoyu

The Largest Shizuoka-based day-visit hot spring that sits in Lake Hamana Kanzanji Onsen. Get a complete Onsen experience with the 26 bath areas with water sourced directly from two types of natural spring sources.

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ACCESS

Access Information

  • Approx. 15 minutes by car from the Tomei Hamamatsunishiinterchange to Kanazanji hot springs, or 45 minutes by Entetsu Busfrom JR Hamamatsu station.
  • When coming by car, please use the Kanzanji Ropeway parking lot.(parking fee: ¥800 *1 car all day)

*In the event that the Ropeway is closed due to poor weather, etc., visitors will be taken by car to the Ropeway parking lot.

GUIDE TO HOURS OF OPERATIONI

Hours of operation: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
*Hours of operation change seasonally.
No set holidays (service suspended for inspections and maintenance, poor weather)
Travel Time: 4 minutes one-way
Capacity: 49 people(2 cars)
When bringing pets, please keep them in a cage big enough to enclose them entirely.
Contact Us
TEL. 053-487-2121

FEE TABLE

Fee Guide Orgel Museum
and
ropeway roundtrip
package
Kanzanji Ropeway Orgel Museum
admission
One way Roundtrip
  Adults(junior high students or olde) Children(age 3 or les) Adults(junior high students or olde) Children(age 3 or les) Adults(junior high students or olde) Children(age 3 or les) Adults(junior high students or olde) Children(age 3 or les)
Individuals 1,450 700 410 205 820 410 820 410
Group(15 or more) 1,350 650 370 185 740 370 740 370

All prices are tax-inclusive.

If you purchase the Palpal rides-only “Free Pass,”

you can also ride the Ropeway and get

half-price admission to the Orgel Museum!

Special values for two! COUPLES`S TICKET Pairs of friends can use this ticket!

Orgel Museum admission

Cable car roundtrip ticket

Hands-on craft studio

Tow-person package ¥ 5,200 (tax-included)

(excepting Golden Week, Obon, and years-end holiday periods)

SPEC OF KANZANJI ROPEWAY

Cable system
Tri-cable detachable standard ropeway
Angular length
723.75m
Horizontal length
717.56m
Elevation
94.41m
Steepest grade
15°26'
Stays
1(28.5m)
Cables
Stay diameter Φ38mm
 
Towline diameter Φ20mm
 
Tension cable diameter Φ40mm
Operational speed
5.0 m/s, top speed of 7.0 m/s
Time between departure
10 minutes
Capacity
49(including 1 steward)
Travel time
4 minutes
Start of operations
24-4月-99
Cable car manufacturer
Nippon Cable Co., Ltd.
Operator
Enshu Railway Co., Ltd.
Site URL
http://www.kanzanji-ropeway.jp/en/