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Takasakiyama Natural Zoological Garden高崎山自然動物園

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Approximately a three-minute walk from the Takasakiyama bus stop, this zoo is located at the foot of Mt. Takasaki, with a distinctive shape reminiscent of a bell-shape. It is believed that wild monkeys lived in the area since at least around 1698 because of their description in documents from that time. The mayor of Oita City thought it could be used as a tourism resource and to prevent damage to agricultural crops in 1952, so they began to get gathered up with bait. There are currently two groups that have a total of 1,000 monkeys. In addition to being able to watch friendly monkeys up close, the potato feeding that happens twice a day is a must-see.

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place Oita Pref. Oitashi Kanzaki 3098-1
phone 0975325010

Review of Takasakiyama Natural Zoological Garden Osaru Chaya

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Reviewed:2016/10/18 Takasakiyama monkeys
I have never thought that monkeys can live in the free territory and come when tourists want to see them. First, I was looking around for the fence wondering how people can keep them. I really...
Reviewed:2018/06/29 溶岩ドームの特徴的な山
空から瀬戸内海国立公園「高崎山」を眺める事が出来ました。猿山で知られる高崎山ですが、瀬戸内海に突き出した溶岩ドームの独特な形は、上空からでもすぐに視認できました。
Reviewed:2017/01/06 ソフトクリームは美味しかったです
ボスざる争いで一時期有名になった、高崎山自然動物園の手前にある、高崎山おさる館にあります。水族館のうみたまごへいった帰りに寄ってみました。地元でとれる塩をつかったソフトクリームがあって、美味しかったですよ!大分のとり天どんぶり等もあり、ゆっくり食事するには、ありかもしれません。併設のショップにはモンキーグッズがいーっぱいです!

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Address

Oita Pref. Oitashi Kanzaki 3098-1 [map]

Phone

0975325010

Hours
8:30-17:00(Last entry16:30)
Fees
Adults 510yen, Children 250yen
[Monorail (Ticket Booth-Monkey Position)] Adults/Children common (both round trip and One way) 100 yen
Parking Lot
Available(800spaces)
Credit Card
Available (VISA, MasterCard, JCB, AMEX, others)

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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          There is no Station nearby. There is no Bus Stop nearby. There is no Parking nearby. There is no IC nearby.

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          A trip to Oita is tantamount to a long soak in the Beppu baths. The mountainous, coastal prefecture of Oita is renowned for having more onsen than any other prefecture in Japan, most of which lie in the city of Beppu on the west coast of Kyushu, recognizable by its pungent sulphuric aroma and the clouds of steam that puff up across the hillside. Away from the Beppu hot springs await mountains, waterfalls, and temples, so don't hesitate to explore Oita a little further.

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