The Site of Goryokaku Fort, designated as a national special historic site, is a park blessed with nature. You can enjoy walking around through beautiful scenery in four seasons: Cherry blossoms in spring, green trees in summer, autumn leaves in fall and snow in winter. The observation floors of adjacent Goryokaku Tower command a sweeping view of the huge star-shaped fort.
|Address||44 Goryokaku-cho, Hakodate|
|Access from Hakodate Station||
17 minutes by tram to the "Goryokaku-koen-mae" tram stop
13 minutes on foot
|Hours||April - October ; 5:00 am - 7:00 pm , November - March ; 5:00 am - 6:00 pm|
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.