This tower is 107 m high and its observatory decks command the entire view of Goryokaku Park. You can not only see the beautiful star-shaped fort but also Mt. Hakodate, Tsugaru Strait and the Yokotsu mountain range.
五稜郭タワー / Goryoukaku tawaa
|Address||43-9 Goryokaku-cho, Hakodate|
|Access from Hakodate Station||
17 minutes by tram to the "Goryokaku-koen-mae" tram stop
13 minutes on foot
|Hours||April 21 - October 20 ; 8:00 am - 7:00 pm, October 21 - April 20 ; 9:00 am - 6:00 pm|
|Fee||900 yen (for elevator)|
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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.