Mt. Sarakura is the highest mountain in Kitakyushu with an altitude of 622 meters from sea level, and is a part of Kitakyushu Quasi-national Park.
You can go up to the top of the mountain just in 10 minutes by the use of longest-lined cable car in Kyushu and the slope car and from the top you can overlook the whole view of the magnificent landscape Kitakyushu such as Moji, Kokura Yahata, Tobata as well as Wakamatsu.
In the evening, you can also enjoy one of the most beautiful night scene in Japan called as "one million dollars night view".
The mountain is becoming popular as paragliding flight area recently.