In the Minato Mirai district of Yokohama City, a ropeway with a total length of more than 600 meters has been completed with a panoramic view of the Ferris wheel and the canal, and will start operation from this month.

This ropeway is "YOKOHAMA AIR CABIN," which travels about 630 meters between Sakuragicho Station in Yokohama City and sightseeing spots along the sea, and was opened to the press on the 1st before its opening.

At the highest point, it is 40 meters above the ground and offers a panoramic view of the Minatomirai area, including the Ferris wheel and Landmark Tower.

The cabin seats eight people, and you can enjoy a five-minute walk in the air one way. In addition, the cabin shines at night, adding a new color to the night view of Yokohama.

The ropeway is scheduled to open on the 22nd of this month, and the price is 1000 yen for adults and 500 yen for children, and it is open from 10 am to 10 pm.

According to the operating company, the permanent ropeway in the urban area is the first in Japan, so "as a new tourist spot in the port city of Yokohama, we want many people to enjoy the different scenery of Yokohama from the sky. I want to. "