Once a vital part of the city's bustling port, Otaru Canal serves as a popular destination for waterside strolling and enjoying the outdoors. Wander along this restored historic canal, dating back to the early 20th century, to explore its many repurposed warehouses, which house restaurants, shops, and museums. You'll find the promenade lined with Victorian-style gas lamps, as well as numerous brick buildings from as early as the 19th century. Work out when and for how long to visit Otaru Canal and other Otaru attractions using our handy Otaru road trip site .
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とても綺麗とは思えないが観光名所になってます。 見ても何もなく楽しくないのが本音の現状ですね。 子どもが楽しめる場所ではないです more »I don't think beautiful is tourist attraction. It is present truth is nothing, no fun. Not places to children
駅からバスも有りますが、歩いて行きました。 １０～１５分くらいで着きます。 運河の周りには飲食店など多数有ります。 more »Is there a bus from the train station, I walked. 10-15 minutes. There are numerous food and beverage outlets, around the Canal.
Pretty place in the winter. Both sides of the canal full of snow. Amazing scenery! Came in the morning so less people. Feel in peace. Would come again to try the seafood next time since most of the shops are closed in the morning.
The ice festval was great and Otaru is a charming city. If you have time during winter at the festival period, explore this! Otaru is accessible via bus and train (About 1 hours) from Sapporo and can be a really nice detour. Winter is cold and even colder when not being in a big city, though, so don't forget your jacket.
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