Mt.KONGO (KONGO ZAN)
It makes boundary between Chihaya-akasaka village, Osaka prefecture and Gose city,Nara prefecture.
- ■Kongozan tozan guchi～The peak（3Km）
- ■Cable car base station～The Peak（4Km）
The Mt.Kongo Ropeway is aerial tramway(US) or cable car(UK).
Nobody knows why this machine is named "ropeway", but the meaning is "arerial tramway" when Japanese say "ropeway".
This is only one ropeway in japan which owned by the village goverment.
- System:Aerial tramway
- Vertical interval:267m(876ft)
- Operational speed:5m/s
- Time required for single ride:6min
Chihaya Castle (Chihaya jo)
Chihaya castle is known as where successfully resisted the siege in 1333.
Now , nothing left. Just ruins.
The castle ruins is listed on selected 100 famous castles of Japan.