Facility introduction

Shinhotaka ropeway map

Shinhotaka ropeway map Shinhotaka Onsen station Nabedaira Kogen station Shirakabadaira station Nishihotakaguchi station Nabedaira Kogen Shinhotaka Visitor Center Sangakukan Kamitakaranoyu Onsen parking parking Itadakinomori

Nishihotakaguchi station(Elevation: 2,156m)

Nishihotakaguchi station

Station on 1st-2nd floor, stores on the 3rd, a restaurant on the 4th, and an observatory on the 5th (roof).
An elevator is also available for wheelchair users.



Bathrooms (handicapped accessible), elevator,
first aid room (breastfeeding)

Nishihotakaguchi station


An observatory deck on the roof of Nishihotakaguchi station. Take in the 360 degrees panoramic views of Hida Mountains including Mt. Nishihotaka, Yarigatake, and Kasagatake.
The view from here is featured on the Michelin Green Guide Japon with 2stars.

Yamabiko Post

Yamabiko Post

The highest post in Japan with delivery service throughout the year.
What about posting a postcard as your great memory?



Yari Corridor / Top forest

Boomerang-like overhanging deck to feel the Yari-Hotaka mountains range up close.

October 19,2022 Renewal Open!

It will be an experience that moves your mind and makes you feel the magnificent nature of the Northern Alps with your whole body, which can only be experienced here. The new space has been reborn as a place where you can get in touch with nature, with a relaxing terrace and the Yari no Kairo (Yari corridor) where you can enjoy a spectacular view.

Renewal in October 19,2022!Click here for the introduction page of

Café & Snack “Mount View”

Café & Snack “Mount View”

The restaurant on the 4th floor of Nishihotakaguchi station complex.


Menu (partial introduction)

Beef skewer
… ¥820
Hida beef curry
… ¥1,100
… ¥730
Unkai Udon/Soba
… ¥800
Cremia soft ice cream
… ¥610
… ¥550
Hida beef croquette
… ¥260
Hida beef rice
… ¥410

※There is a possibility that some products may not be sold depending on the season.
※All menus include tax.  ※The above prices are food and drink prices.

Nishihotakaguchi souvenir store

Nishihotakaguchi souvenir store.

The souvenir store on the 3rd floor of Nishihotakaguchi station complex.
With a wide selection of souvenir and memory-creating items, all are exclusive at this peak station with 2,156m altitude. Just pick your snack, postcards, and traditional handcrafts here.