Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route

Enjoy some magnificent views as you cross the Northern Alps!

  • A moving observation platform!
    The Tateyama ropeway

Straddling Toyama Prefecture and Nagano Prefecture, this mountain sightseeing route traverses the Northern Alps, a stunning sequence of 3,000m peaks. You can cross the magnificent mountainous scenery in a relay of various vehicles, such as cable car, ropeway and trolley bus. Offering everything from relaxed trekking courses to arduous mountaineering, the route can also be enjoyed by mountain climbers of all levels of experience. It also boasts a variety of record-holding attractions, such as Japan tallest dam, Japan’s oldest mountain hut and Japan’s highest train station. Savour the dynamism of nature in every season of the year!

  • Admire the gorgeous autumn leaves!

  • Be moved by the evening sun setting in a sea of clouds.

  • Top location! Daikanbo Cloudtop Terrace

Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route

Address 11 Kokuyurin, Bunasakasoto, Ashikuraji, Tateyama-machi, Nakaniikawa-gun, Toyama
TEL 076-432-2819 (Tateyama Kurobe Kanko, Co.Ltd.)
Non-trading hours Closed during the winter season
Access It is not possible to drive between Tateyama Station and Ogizawa. When coming from Toyama, please park at Tateyama Station and take the Tateyama cable car.
- Toyama Chihou Railway
Approximately one hour from Toyama Station, from Tateyama Station's underground parking area to the second floor (cable car boarding area.)
- Approximately 40 minutes by car from the Hokuriku Expressway Tateyama Interchange.
Parking Tateyama Station Parking Area
Free parking: For approximately 900 vehicles
Auxiliary parking: For approximately 600 vehicles
(Free. Only available during busy periods.)
(Click here for more information)
Official URL https://www.alpen-route.com/en/
Remarks Facilities for persons with disabilities and infants: Wheelchair-friendly, wheelchair rental, guide dogs/assistance dogs, disabled toilets (at Tateyama, Bijodaira, Murodo, Lake Kurobe and Ogizawa stations)
Sightseeing volunteers: Tateyama Rindo-kai (Tateyama Town Tourism Association, Tel: 076-462-1001)
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