A 497-meter high mountain located in Nagatoro, Nagatoro Town, Chichibu County, Saitama Prefecture. The Hodosan Ropeway can be used to travel from Sanroku Station at the foot of the mountain to the mountain's top in about five minutes. The rear shrine of Hodosan Shrine is located at the top of the mountain, as well as facilities such as Chichibu Hodosan Zoo, the Ume Hyakkaen plum garden, and the Robai-en wintersweet garden. Visitors can also take in the many seasonal flowers which grow here, including rhododendrons, Amur adonis, azaleas, and Kanzakura cherry.
- Saitama Pref. Chichibugunnagatoromachi Nagatoro [ map ]
- Parking Lot
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
- On foot aboutminutes
- about m
- View route from Station View route from Bus Stop View route from IC View route from Parking
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Saitama Main Areas
Eclipsed by neighboring Tokyo, Saitama is often branded as the sleepy suburbs. However, look a little deeper and you’ll uncover quaint towns bursting with history and crafts from the kurazukuri Edo-period clay houses of Kawagoe to the ancient tree-enveloped temples of Chichibu.