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Address: Naruka, Abuta-gun, Toyako-cho 049-5832, Hokkaido
Phone Number: +81 142-87-2221
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Helicopter ride

We have taken a helicopter ride, it was nice and good value for money. The view of the lake is very beautiful but there's not much to do except a very small shop. The restaurant... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2015
Hong Kong
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Singapore, Singapore
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30 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

The observatory is just a small souvenir shop on an elevated ground. It does provide a good view of Lake Toya, but if you stay in a hotel besides it, I believe you have view the lake more than enough. I personally believe this location is just a main tourist attraction to make you buy more goods than anything else.

Thank mmuhd
Hong Kong
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

We have taken a helicopter ride, it was nice and good value for money. The view of the lake is very beautiful but there's not much to do except a very small shop. The restaurant is located on 2/F above the shop without a lift, so not a wheelchair friendly place. The location is between the lake and Otaru, so... More 

Thank KG8840
Tokyo, Japan
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99 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Excellent view of Lake Toya. There is also a large souvenir shop and toilets, so definitely worth a stop when passing by. Lots of kids playing with the photo op moments (stuffed bears and such).

Thank Travellinglight2011
Seoul, South Korea
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44 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This place is a wonderful place to view Lake Toya. I took several photos there and most of them are awesome.

Thank Sukang L
Guri, South Korea
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1,024 reviews
387 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 275 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

CYC ( 2013.2 ) + G There was good place enjoying view of lake and landscape. but, nothing to do to see . It's certain that there was good place to see about 30 minutes.

Thank HanJuyoung

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