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Rausu Kunashiri Observatory Deck

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James V wrote a review Jul 2017
T72 contributions39 helpful votes
Driving up to the observatory requires skill on winding roads, but it is worth the effort. Kunashiri, now a Russian occupied island, is "just over there." The overview of the Rausu port and the disputed islands is magnificent. On a windy day, you can stay inside and still see
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Date of experience: June 2017
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Heidbummer wrote a review Nov 2016
Edinburgh, United Kingdom410 contributions168 helpful votes
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
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Date of experience: October 2016
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Chuzaa wrote a review Aug 2016
Vancouver, Canada3,529 contributions626 helpful votes
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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
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Date of experience: July 2016
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BrandonAshin wrote a review Aug 2013
Hong Kong1,063 contributions116 helpful votes
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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
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Date of experience: June 2013
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