Mount Tenpo, Osaka

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  • Address: Mount Tenpō 3 Chome-2 Chikkō Minato-ku, Ōsaka-shi, Ōsaka-fu 552-0021 Japan, Osaka
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  • Time Required: 00:15 Mins
  • Tags: Landmark, View Point, Memorial, Family And Kids
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About Mount Tenpo, Osaka

To call this 4.53 metre high mount a mountain is a bit of a joke, but the name has stuck, thanks to a technicality in Japan's topographical mapping system. It's not even a natural feature, but a man made mound in the middle of Tempozan Park. At the time of its creation in 1831, it was 20 metres high. There is a memorial marking Emperor Meiji's first sea-borne military parade in 1876 next to the peak. Literally the only reason to come here is to be able ro say you climbed the peak of Japan's lowest mountain.

How To reach Mount Tenpo by Public Transport

  • Chuo Line stop Osakako Station
  • Drive to here

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  • 天保山。日本で1〜2番めぐらいに低い山 自転車でヒルクライムしてます(笑) 桜の季節はめっちゃ綺麗ですよ 岸壁には帆船サンタマリア号がおります たま〜に外国からの豪華客船なんかも停泊してたりします 私のサイクリングコースです 近所には夕日のきれいな ダイヤモンドポイント もありますよ

  • 最大の水槽がさまざまなレベル(高さ)から見られるし、ほぼ下るだけなので年齢に関係なく楽しめます

  • 日本で一番低い山。ただ、「てんぽさん」と読むので、霊山なのかな?

  • 渡し船から 眺める天保山が 素敵です。

  • ポケモンの聖地。ラプラスが一日2回くらい出没します。

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