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100th Year Memorial Tower

Wakkanaimura | wakkanai park, Wakkanai 097-0022, Hokkaido
+81 162-24-4019
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Great Views from Above

We took a long walk from town to this tower which is absolutely worth it on a clear day for the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great night view of Wakkanai

My son and I visited the tower and museum in the late afternoon. We walked from the main bus... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Andrew M
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Wakkanaimura | wakkanai park, Wakkanai 097-0022, Hokkaido
+81 162-24-4019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took a long walk from town to this tower which is absolutely worth it on a clear day for the views. The tower itself has a small exhibition that we didn't really spent much time at; the highlight is obviously the view from above....More

Thank mbaas
Reviewed 10 September 2017

My son and I visited the tower and museum in the late afternoon. We walked from the main bus station to the Hokumon Shrine, then took the foot path to the Eastern section of Wakkanai Park which has most of the monuments and a gift...More

1  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 12 May 2017

this place has a good view even you not go to the top. and be careful when windy day, I came when winter just end but spring not yet come

Thank Novia A
Reviewed 11 November 2016

It was blustery icy wind at 45 km/hr but we took the courage to drive up the hill after visiting Soya Misaki. Worth a short visit to snap some photos even though it was icy cold with frozen hands.

Thank DorothyCheong
Reviewed 27 May 2016

We just dropped by this area after visiting the Northernmost landmark. Lots of parking spaces, hard to even drive up to this area because of the steep slope. We didn't get outside of the vehicle as it was extremely windy that day.

Thank Valaeyume
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Hiking up to the base of the tower was a bit of challenge when the temperature could be sub zero 3 degree C. Partially no thanks to the global warning effect, Wakkanai snow season was delay for more than a month. With full sun ray...More

Thank Looney C
Reviewed 21 April 2015

A lot of pictures and videos about Wakkanai and Saharin, parking spaces available which is good for driving tours around Wakkanai. Not to be missed if you are interested in knowing about Russia and Japan history of the vicinity.

Thank konstanza_sf
Reviewed 24 March 2013

A rusty tower commemorating the 100th anniversary of the founding of Wakkanai. It has a small historical museum and, of course, a souvenir shop. Don't go up the tower elevator unless the sky is clear. Rain looks the same at 200 feet up as it...More

1  Thank miharashi
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