We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Miyato, Higashimatsushima 981-0412 , Miyagi Prefecture
Name/address in local language

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 20 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 0
    Excellent
  • 1
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Beautiful view of the bay but out-of-the-way

The 'observatory' is actually a viewing platform on the top of a wooded hill. The climb was pleasant, on a trail that was mostly in good condition, with rustic steps and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 17, 2015
RogerR-Phila
,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Add Photo Write a Review

20 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 1: English review
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

The 'observatory' is actually a viewing platform on the top of a wooded hill. The climb was pleasant, on a trail that was mostly in good condition, with rustic steps and handrails where needed, plus benches here and there. The view of Matushima Bay was extraordinary. Looking the other way I got glimpses of the waves on the beach of... More 

Helpful?
Thank RogerR-Phila

Travelers who viewed Odakamori Observatory also viewed

Higashimatsushima, Miyagi Prefecture
Matsushima-machi, Miyagi-gun
 
Higashimatsushima, Miyagi Prefecture
 

Been to Odakamori Observatory? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Odakamori Observatory and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Odakamori Observatory staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?