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Nagasaki Tour) How to get to Mt. Inasa from Casa Blanca

Atomic Bomb museum, peace park…That`s what you only know about of Nagasaki? Let me choose the one thing you should do in Nagasaki. Visit observatory of Mt.Inasa, and enjoy the night view of city. Nagasaki`s night view is said that it is worth about one million dollar. In our one of staff`s private opinion, it is like [Milky way], and the sea seems like the window of another world.


Of course, you can say like this: “Okay, I got what u want to say, but HOW?”

For you, who don`t have any idea, we organized information about [how to get to Mt.Inasa]. To tell the conclusion first, There are five ways of going to there-tour bus, local bus, ropeway, private car, and hiking.



・tour bus

-There are 2 times of [Night view tour] in everyday(there could be additional tour plan. it depends on seasons). There are shuttle bus from every hotel to observatory, and in reverse. Tour will take 80 minutes.

-You can take the shuttle bus at Hotel JAL City Nagasaki(ホテルJALシティ長崎), the closest hotel from Our hostel.

*Reservations are necessary.

*1500 Yen for adult, 1000 Yen for child.

For detail, Please visit『長崎遊覧バスHP』


・Local bus


Take a bus going to Mt.Inasa(稲佐山行き) which comes every 30 minutes at [Hamano-machi(浜の町)] bus station(takes 2 minutes from here by walking). It takes around 20 minutes to get there(200Yen for each way).

* You can find the bus station on Google Map as a blue mark

From Mt.Inasa bus station to observatory, it takes around 15 minutes by walking. In weekend and holiday, there are free shuttle buses run every 15minutes.

※Infromation of free shuttle bus from Mt.Inasa Parking lot to observatory※
Cost :Free
service time:18:30〜22:30(Only weekend and holiday)
※every 20 minutes
The first Parking lot => Observatory  17:30
The last Parking lot => Observatory  21:05 / Observatory => Parking lot 21:23


Take a bus at at Mt. Inasa bus station(the starting station).
In case of taking a bus going to Mt.Kazagashira(風頭山)→take off at [Chuo-bashi(中央橋)] bus station.
In case of taking another bus → take off at [Hamano-machi(浜の町)] bus station.
*You can find the bus station, [Chuo-bashi] on Google Map as a green mark
The last bus of homeward is in 21:25 at Mt. Inasa. Please be careful not to be late.


・Rope way
from 2nd, Feb, 2016, Nagasaki Ropeway is reopened. Before getting to observatory, you can enjoy the night view of Nagasaki from inside of gondola.

<Time table of Ropeway>
– Service time:9:00〜22:00
– Cost

Adult  round-trip 1,230Yen one-way 720Yen
Student round-trip 920Yen one-way 510Yen
Child  round-trip 610Yen one-way 410Yen
– Time required:5min


※How to get to Ropeway station form Casablanca※
<Free shuttle bus>
Running at 19:00〜22:00 of everyday
It is round-trip shuttle bus stop by several hotel of Nagasaki.
The closest hotel from Casablanca is 『hotel belleview-Nagasaki Dejima(ホテルベルビュー長崎出島)』.
There are four time of shuttle bus. If you take on first one for outward, you should take also first one for homeward.

(Outward)                       (Homeward)
hotel belleview-Nagasaki Dejima        Nagasaki-Ropeway Fuchi Shrine station
First      19:00発                 First      20:30発
Second 19:30発                  Second 21:00発
Third    20:00発                 Third    21:30発
Fourth  20:30発                 Fourth  22:10発

※You need ticket for shuttle bus. Please ask to front of hotel belleview-Nagasaki Dejima for ticket.
※It will be closed at 15th of August・The beginning of December・nasty weather.


<Local bus>
Take a bus number 3, 4. Also you can take a bus for [Shita-O-Hashi], [Aikawa], or [Koebara New Town]. Take off at station [Front of ropeway]. It cost 150Yen for one-way ticket. Around 20min.



Take a bus for [Nagasaki Shinchi Terminal] or [Dialand cargo] at ropeway station.
The last bus is at 22:04, for Dialand Cargo. Take off at Nagasaki Shinchi Terminal.

You can check the time talbe of bus at here :『長崎バスHP 時刻・運賃検索ページ


<Private car>
It takes around 15min.
Please enter this address to your navigation.
<Nagasaki Ropeway Fuchi-shrine station(長崎ロープウェイ淵神社駅)>
Address: Nagasaki Fuchi-machi(長崎市淵町)8-1
Phone: 095-861-3640
Free parking lot – 14 cars Maximum.


・Private car
Takes 20min from Casablanca.

※Information for Parking lot※
<Top of Mt.Inasa parking lot>
42 cars maximum(※2 parking lots for the disabled included)
Maybe you have to wait there are available parking lot in peak time.

※Only taxi and bus can use Mt.Inasa Parking lot in weekend.※
Available time : 17:30〜21:30
Unavailable day :visit this page『稲佐山公園WEB

<Middle of Mt.Inasa parking lot>
Around 500 cars available.
From this parking lot, it takes 15min to get to observatory.


Just walk to top of the mountain. There are several hiking course, I guess 🙂

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