“Inasayama” is a mountain at an altitude of 333 meters in the west of Nagasaki City, Nagasaki Prefecture. From the top of the mountain, you can look down at Nagasaki Port, and since there are many buildings on the foot, you can see a very beautiful night view. Ropeway is recommended for access to mountaintop rather than car. As you ride on the ropeway and the altitude gradually rises, you will surely be fascinated with the superb view of the light of the azure.
The superb view chosen as one of “the new major night views of the world” from Mt. Inasa is very popular with tourists. The beauty of the night view is so great that it has been selected as one of Japan’s three major night views along with Mount Hakodate in Hakodate and Mount Maya in Kobe.
The night view seen from Mt. Inasa is called “a night view of 10 million dollars”. Its beauty attracts all viewers and is one of the major tourist attractions in Nagasaki Prefecture. The sparkle of the night view that spreads under the eyes is a landscape worthy of praise. From the top of the mountain, you can get a 360 degree panoramic view of Nagasaki city, so it’s worth visiting even if it’s not a night view. Mt. Inasa is a symbol of Nagasaki City. Please visit when you are sightseeing in Nagasaki.
However, Mt. Inasa has many other attractive tourist spots that are popular with families.
“Playground equipment square” has a slide and wooden playground equipment, and is popular with children. Children can move and play vigorously, and dads and moms are happy to have free parking. It seems that a lot of families come over on holidays, but there are events that are popular with children, so you can have fun all day. This is a recommended facility for tourists with children.
The night view is not the only spectacular view you can see at Mt. Inasa. The sunset seen from the mountaintop observatory is as impressive as the night view. The sunset as it sinks into the sea while dyeing the East China Sea in red is a spectacular view. In addition, the magic hour from the sunset to the night is very beautiful. When you visit Mt. Inasa, make a plan to arrive before sunset and enjoy the scenery that changes from dusk to night view.
The night view of Nagasaki was selected as the world’s new three biggest night scenes with Monaco and Hong Kong in 2012. Also, in 2015, along with Sapporo and Kobe, it was also certified as the three major nightscape cities in Japan. The beautiful landscape, which is said to be 10 million dollars, the mountains are rising around Nagasaki Harbor. The lights of the houses lined up on the slopes of the mountain also produce a stereoscopic night view.
From the “Inasayama Park Observatory” located at 333 meters at the same altitude as Tokyo Tower, you can see the 360-degree panorama of Nagasaki landscape. The daytime scenery is also recommended, but at night, the production of LEDs adds to the touching scene.
It is convenient to use the ropeway until “Inasayama Park Observatory”. The ropeway operates a distance of 1090 meters and a height difference of 298 meters. In the aerial walk for about 5 minutes connecting Inasadake station and Fuchi-Jinja station, you will have a magnificent view of your feet. The service interval of the ropeway is 15 minutes to 20 minutes. You can see the panorama of 360 degrees from the summit of the mountain and far from the Goto Islands. The ropeway, which runs in 5 minutes to the summit of Inasayama, is a stylish gondola with a total glass. If you ride at night, Nagasaki night view will be visible little by little. In the ropeway cheers are sooing for so much beauty. When you arrive at Inasadake station, the passage to the observation deck is “tunnel of light”. About 7000 LED special lighting is used in the tunnel, and various light production is done according to the season.
Besides the scenery, Inasayama Park is also popular as a recreation place because it has outdoor stage and playground equipment, animal idle dog, dog run etc.
Inasayama Park is the landmark of Nagasaki and is very popular spot of the night view.
the night view of Nagasaki was chosen as the “One of New Three Major Night Views of the world” with Hong Kong and Monaco in “the night view summit 2012 in Nagasaki” held in 2012.
Moreover, it was chosen as the “One of New Three Major Night Views of Japan” with Kobe and Sapporo in 2015.
The night view from Inasayama Park is so beautiful that it is called “the night view of 10 million dollars”, and it is worth seeing.
An observation deck is reopened in 2011, and the space of the light by the illumination inlaid in the floor is directing a romantic atmosphere.
As well as a night view, you can see Mt. Unzen, Amakusa, Goto Islands not to mention Nagasaki city area in the day when it was fine.
Inasayama Park is loved by people as space of recreation and relaxation. Moreover, in rice Sayama mountain side, the event open space and field concert hall which were equipped fully with the large parking lot are located, and various concerts etc. are held.
You can go to the summit of the Inasayama mountain also by a ropeway.
The view from the ropeway which a gondola renewed by the hand of the designer of Italy Ferrari in 2011 is also particular.
|Address:||Ohamamachi Nagasaki, Nagasaki 850-0066 Japan|
|Access:||JR Nagasaki-honsen Line “Nagasaki-eki” station (5 minutes by car then 5 minutes by ropeway)|
|Tel:||(+81) 95-861-7742 (Inasayama Park Management Office)|
*If you use a ropeway, you will be charged a boarding fee.
Please refer the official web page.