Nikko Akechidaira Ropeway / Traveling from Tokyo

Nikko national park is a treasure-house of natural beauty. Here in Oku nikko, you can see Mt.Nantai, so many other beautiful mountains, beautiful Kegon waterfall and Lake Chuzenji.

It takes about three minutes to get from Akechidaira to the observatory using the Ropeway.

From the winodw of the ropeway, you can see a natural panoramic view and from the  the observatory you can see the Lake Chuzenji and the Kegon waterfall .

About the location of the Akechidaira Ropeway, it takes about an hours from Nikko Toshogu to Akechidaira Ropeway by Bus.

About Tobu bus Nikko free pass area

Nikko sightseeng and bus stop map

How to take buses in Nikko

As of November 2018, Tochigi prefecture is trying the one way experiment to avoid the traffic jam. I recommend  that you go to the Akechidaira Ropeway first before go to Kegon waterfall.