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Address: 32-1, Rebuncho, Menashi-gun, Rausu-cho, Hokkaido
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Phone Number: +81 153-87-4560

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Sore legs, great view

I walked up here and it was rather humid that day. The advice to use the car is probably wise! I love these wee Japanese exhibition spaces. Lots of local info. There's a great... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I walked up here and it was rather humid that day. The advice to use the car is probably wise! I love these wee Japanese exhibition spaces. Lots of local info. There's a great view. Even free wifi. A welcome water cooler and clean toilets too. Unmanned and very trusting. Great views over Rausu across the strait and free electronic... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

You probably have to have a car to get up to this viewpoint in the village of Rausu as the route is quite long and steep. If you walk, it will probably take about one hour, but by car it's only about ten minutes. Weather permitting, you could have great views of the village of Rausu (town and harbour), Kunashiri... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2013

If you visit Rausu, this place is a must, simply because it is close to the town, it's free and the view is stunning. It is up the hill so you get a great view of Rausu, the port with lots of shipbuilding activities, the Sea of Okhotsk and one of the islands that Japan and Russia have been fighting... More 

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