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Goryokaku Park

44 Goryokakucho, Hakodate 040-0001, Hokkaido
+81 138-40-3605
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Very nice!

The snow was pretty thick and with the sun coming out, the place just looked beautiful. You can... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
家寧 石
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Star shaped garden

Star shaped garden with history why its made For me the best time to travel to here is in autumn... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Yang C
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
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“cherry blossom” (23 reviews)
“sakura season” (13 reviews)
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44 Goryokakucho, Hakodate 040-0001, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The snow was pretty thick and with the sun coming out, the place just looked beautiful. You can also took pics of the tower from the park. I really love the combination of white snow and blue sky. Beautiful💗

Thank 家寧 石
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Star shaped garden with history why its made For me the best time to travel to here is in autumn season, can see the fall leaves from trees

Thank Yang C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was here during summer and the view from Goryokaku Tower is beautiful. It's one of the top places in Hakodate I've been wanting to visit and it's definitely worth it. You can learn and read more about the history of Goryokaku Park here.

Thank stellasiao
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Start with a view from the Observation Tower at Goryokaku Tower to get an overview of the fort and its history. They have wonderfully done dioramas to illustrate this history. Once you then move to the park itself, you will better understand the significance of...More

Thank Doc687
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Visited late October and the autumn colour was fading but still plenty around. We did not bother with the tower but the park was a lovely walk with plenty of viewing platforms and beautiful trees.

Thank LauraHarris183
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Even though we visited in the fall, I was still enchanted strolling through this exquisite park. We started with a tour group at Goryokaku Tower but decided to leave them behind in order to visit the park ourselves rather than just look at it from...More

1  Thank leppaenat
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Went to Goryokaku Park with tour group on a weekday. Not many people around the park so it was nice to walk around without the crowd. Air was very good, weather was fantastic, what more can I ask?😊

Thank helloamytoh
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I like the view and the structure of the park. You can stroll along in the park especially with nice weather.

Thank cjwa_79
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately we were in a rush since we arrived at 1720, it was already dark, and they close at 1800. I am sure it would've been more worthwhile if we gave ourselves more time.

Thank Spdrmn54
Reviewed 27 September 2017

The fortress/park is about a 10 minute walk from the tram stop. On nearing the park one will pass by the Goryokaku Tower which for 840 yen will give a great view of the park and permit to grasp the strategy behind the complex layout...More

Thank Michael L
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sysy007
7 November 2016|
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Response from YTCHENG | Reviewed this property |
We are frequent travelers to Japan and so we can go to the Park by public transportation in accordance with the time frame available. Our cruise "Princess Diamond" provided free transportation from the "port" to the carpark... More
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Eunice E
27 February 2015|
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Response from ming-pong | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would like to tell you about the websites, but noticing websites is not allowed in trip advisor, Please check the posting guide line. But I would tell you about some of the keywords. "お花見 ohanami", "1000景 senkei... More
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Eunice E
23 February 2015|
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Response from ming-pong | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the best timing for cherry blossom would be from late of April to early of May. Japan has a lot of Sakura Festivals at that time. For example, Hakodate Park Sakura Festival, Goryoukaku Sakura Festival, Matsumae Sakura... More
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