Mount Sarakura


Together, Mount Gongen, Mount Hobashira, and Mount Hanao make up Hobashira Nature Park; the area has also been designated Kitakyushu Quasi-National Park. During the day, visitors can see Kitakyushu City and the Wakato Narrows Bridge, while the nighttime offers a breathtaking panorama. Mount Sarakura is the northern starting point on the Kyushu Nature Trail.

*About the Mountains: Highest peak - 622 meters (about 2040 feet).
*Accessibility: Guide dogs permitted.

Basic Information

Address (Japanese) 805-0000 福岡県北九州市八幡東区尾倉1481-1
Address 1481 Ogura, Yahata Higashi Ward, Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka
Telephone Number 093-671-4761(皿倉山ケーブルカー)
Contact Yahatahigashi Ward Planning Office
Fax Number 093-681-0483
Car Park 100 vehicles
Access By bus - get off at Nishitetsu “Hobashira Tosanguchi” Bus Stop; 7 minute cable car ride from there

*Information on facilities is subject to change. Please check each official website for the latest information.


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