Shinhotaka Ropeway, Japan’s only double-decker aerial tramway, is introducing new double-decker gondolas on their upper lift next year as part of their 50th anniversary celebration and to allow visitors of different nationalities to better enjoy the aerial tram experience.
Features of the new gondolas:
＊Expanded area of glass windows・walls to allow for 360°panoramic viewing
＊Clear glass that provides more resistance against extreme temperatures
＊4 in-car monitors that will provide information in multiple languages
In order to install the new gondolas, Shinhotaka Ropeway (and all related facilities) will be closed for about a month and a half from May 27, 2020.
【Last Day for Current Gondolas】 May 26, 2020
【Ropeway Closure Dates】May 27, 2020～July 14, 2020
【Grand Re-Opening and 50th Anniversary of Shinhotaka Ropeway】 July 15, 2020