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Ishikari Roadside Station - Hokkaido

Ishikari Roadside Station officially called Roadside Station Ishikari Air Road Atsuta ( 道の駅石狩 あいろーど厚田 ) is one of the 128 roadside stations spread around Hokkaido. It is located at 98-2 Atsuta, Atsutaku in the city of Ishikari in Hokkaido Prefecture, Japan . It was registered as a roadside station last November 17, 2017, and was given registration number 120. Ishikari Roadside Station Ishikari Roadside Station details Perched on National Route 231, Ishikari Roadside Station stands out as one of Japan's few three-story rest stops. Recognized for its stunning backdrop, the facility clinched the runner-up spot in the " Michi-no-Eki with Magnificent Landscape " category of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport, and Tourism's "Hokkaido Michi-no-Eki" Ranking Selected by Finishers" in 2018/2019. From the upper floors' viewing terraces and decks, visitors can witness the breathtaking sunset over the Sea of Japan and the city of Atsuta. Ishikari

Shiroganeno Falls - Hokkaido

Shiroganeno Falls ( 白銀の滝 ) is a stunning waterfall located at the side of Route 231 in Hamamasuku Ofuyu, in the city of Ishikari in Hokkaido Prefecture, Japan . Shiroganeno Falls Shiroganeno Falls Details The name " Shiraganeno " reflects the waterfall's nature as it translates to " White Silver Waterfall " - a fitting description for the stunning white water that glimmers under the sun. The waterfall has a drop of 25 meters, and its water flows directly to the Sea of Japan, providing a stunning view along with naturally soothing background music. Shiroganeno Falls  - Ishikari City, Hokkaido Prefecture Shiroganeno Falls  is easy to find as it is located along Route 231. Speaking of which, a monument was built to celebrate the completion and opening of Route 231. It is installed in the mini park in front of the waterfall. This mini park has free parking and can accommodate 15 cars. There is also a toilet here. Pictures of Shiroganeno Falls From Mashike, you woul

Cape Ofuyu Observatory - Hokkaido

Cape Ofuyu Observatory ( 雄冬岬展望台 ) is an observation deck located at 795 Ofuyu in the town of Mashike in Hokkaido Prefecture, Japan . Cape Ofuyu Observatory Cape Ofuyu Observatory detail Hokkaido, Japan's northernmost prefecture, is well-known for its breathtaking natural landscapes, stunning shorelines, and scenic countryside. Among the many tourist spots in the region is the Cape Ofuyu Observatory , located in Mashike Town's Ofuyu area. Cape Ofuyu Observatory - Mashike town, Hokkaido Prefecture Cape Ofuyu Observatory  has an elevation of 135 meters. It offers a spectacular view of the Ofuyu coast with its rugged cliffs, the Shakotan Peninsula, and on a clear day a view of Teuri Island. Cape Ofuyu Observatory parking area The jump-off point to the Cape Ofuyu Observatory is in the parking area The elevated walkway stretches for about 150 meters from the jumpoff point to the observatory The observatory is enclosed in 360-degree glass, providing tourists with a panoramic view of

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