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A Hilltop Park Known for its Cherry Blossoms and Beautiful Night View.
Mt. Senkoji, with an altitude of 144.2 meters, is one of three mountains of Onomichi City. The park is located halfway up the mountain. The cable car provides an easy 3 minute access point from the city, and you can see the entire cityscape of the Japanese Heritage City of Onomichi.
The park is considered one of Japan's 100 best cherry blossom spots, offering breathtaking scenery and an outstanding city view, all while you enjoy the beautiful blossoming trees.
The walking trail “Path of Literature” features 25 natural stones engraved with quotes from authors related to Onomichi. Following this path will take you to Senkoji Park.
Also in the park is the Onomichi City Museum of Art, designed by the world-renowned architect Tadao Ando.
Hilltop park known for its cherry blossoms and beautiful night view.
Only 3 minutes by cable car to reach the park area, with outstanding view from the windows.
A popular spot for couples, the park is officially registered as a lover’s sanctuary site!
Frequently Asked Questions have been vetted and answered directly by each listing.
Do you have signs or pamphlets in foreign languages? (If you do, which languages are available?)
Yes (Japanese and English).
Are there parking lots in the area?
Are there restrooms nearby?
Yes, there are.
Are coin lockers available?
- Name in Japanese
- Postal Code
- 19-1 Nishitsuchidocho, Onomichi City, Hiroshima
- 0848-38-9184(Onomichi City Tourist Division)
Cable Car Operation: 9:00AM – 5:15PM (every 15 minutes)
- Entrance fee
*Senkoji Cable Car: One way trip 500 yen, return trip 700 yen.
1. Take the bus from JR Onomichi Station to the Nagae-guchi bus stop. From there, destination is 3 minutes by cable car.
2. Take the bus bound for Senkoji Park from JR Onomichi Station to the Senkoji Park bus stop. A 10-minute walk to the cable car’s summit station.
- Official Website
- Official Website (Japanese)