Hakodate is home to various historical and architectural sites that you have the chance to explore all of them on this Hakodate shore excursion. Transfer from Goryokaku Tower, witness local’s daily life in Morning Market, stroll along the Kanemori red-brick warehouses area, enjoy the bird-eye view over the city on the top of Mount Hakodate, and finally, discover every quaint corner of Motomachi district.

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Duration: 7 hours
Start/End: Hakodate port/Hakodate port
Highlights: Goryokaku Tower, Morning Market, Kanemori red-brick warehouses, Mount Hakodate, Motomachi
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Category: Hakodate Shore Excursions

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After arrived in Hakodate port, you are welcomed by private guide and driver. Then, enjoy a scenic drive to Goryokaku Tower where provides an observation with the height of 350 foot from the sea level. Standing on the point, you can taste the panoramic view over the city and the Fort Goryokaku nearby – a star-shaped guardian citadel protecting the city built from the 19th century. Goryokaku Tower - The best of Hakodate shore excursionsAfter that, head to bustling Morning Market where you can easily find delicious seafood from squid to salmon roe marinated on ice in lines after lines of stalls. Not only attracts foreigners, many locals also visit here to taste some fresh fruit and food, especially a savory bowl of donburi rice topped with sea urchin. Morning Market in HakodateAfter lunch at a local restaurant, you move to the Kanemori red-brick warehouses. Formerly serving as an international trade center, nowadays, this place becomes an entertainment complex with various restaurants, shops, and a microbrewery. Enjoy your free time strolling and picking up some lovely local goods as souvenirs. Transferred to the next place is Mount Hakodate, an extinct volcano. If you luckily visit on a nice day, the view from the observation platform at the top is breathtaking. Mount Hakodate viewingThis Hakodate shore trip will not complete without a visit to Motomachi located at the foot of the mountains. The district is home to lines of Western-style houses, featured Japanese Rowan trees, and many Japanese historical and architectural sites such as Russian Orthodox Church and the old British consulate.Motomachi district

What’s Included?

  • English-Speaking-Guide (licensed)
  • Chartered car/coach including high-way and parking fee
  • Lunch as indicated in the itinerary
  • Entrance fee and port fee
  • Mineral water

What’s Excluded?

  • Other drinks
  • Tips
  • Other personal expenses