This shrine stands in a quiet, bracing environment surrounded by the forest of Mt. Hakodate. The main hall built about 100 years ago is of formal construction, especially with the magnificent roof. It is crowded with visitors during the New Year holidays and the summer festival.
Hakodate Hachimangu Shrine
函館八幡宮 / Hakodate hachimanguu
|Address||2-5 Yachigashira-cho, Hakodate|
|Access from Hakodate Station||
12 minutes by tram to the "Yachigashira" tram stop
8 minutes on foot
To call from abroad to Hakodate
- Dial the international dialing access code and Japan’s country code (81). See Here
- Drop the first 0 and dial everything else. For example, to call the Japanese number 0138-00-0000 from the US, dial 011-81-138-00-0000.