Our suggestions in Hakodate.
  • Have some delicious Soft cream in Hakodate.
    Traveling in Hakodate, you will find soft cream shops here and there.There is so-called Soft Cream Street, where some soft cream shops stand, and a dairy farm's outlet in the suburbs.The one near the Trappistine convent is popular. Dairy farming in Hokkaido began in the southern Hokkaido area, where it is still a pro...
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    What to see in Goryokaku.
    Goryokaku is one of Hakodate's major sightseeing spots. As a regional office for the central government, it was constructed in 1864. A few years after that, feudal times ended. Star-shaped Western-style forts are rarely seen in Japan. Now, Goryokaku is a park blessed with nature where people come to relax and enjoy ...
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    The night view from Mt. Hakodate looks like a sparkling jewelry box.
    The view of the city from Mt. Hakodate at night is acclaimed as one of the best in the world. It has held the top ranking in the most impressive domestic night views in a survey conducted by a Japanese travel agency. I asked a long-serving staff member of Mt. Hakodate Ropeway Corp. why Hakodate's night view is so bea...
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