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Address: Suehiromachi, Hakodate 040-0053 , Hokkaido
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Phone Number: +81 138-21-3323

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Hakodate landmark & plenty to see nearby

Hachimanzaka is the most well-known hill in the area (and Hakodate), providing a nice view to the ocean. Many hills parallel to Hachimanzaka also overlook the water. So it's... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Frank S
Tokyo, Japan
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Tokyo, Japan
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Hachimanzaka is the most well-known hill in the area (and Hakodate), providing a nice view to the ocean. Many hills parallel to Hachimanzaka also overlook the water. So it's worth walking around the area. Nearby are many buildings from the days when Hakodate was the first international port. The Old Public Hall and Old British Consulate are withing walking distance.

Thank Frank S
Boise, Idaho
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113 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is just one of the hills (called "Slope" on the map) that rewards you with a great view as you make it farther uphill. Most people stand in the middle of the road to get a nice photo where the street and view are framed by the trees.

Thank StuartGustafson
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked through the Motomichi area after going up Mt Hakodate. Lots of lovely churches and architecture with the slope very reminiscent of San Francisco. Beautiful are off the tourist trail.

Thank peterw373
Magdeburg, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

You won't miss this slope, if you explore Motomachi area, so you can compare views from all different slopes leading from there to the sea and choose your favorite.

1 Thank Anna F
Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Really great slope view worth to see it both day and night time. It is more beautiful and romantic at night

Thank iPatz
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26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

I love Hachiman zaka slope , love the hanging flower , the trees , ...the pedestrian Near the hachiman , there are some soft ice cream shop , Milk and Melon soft ice cream its really yummy , its also fews step to find Russian orthodox church , and roman chatolic church

Thank Ernawen
Tucson, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

When we came to Hachiman-zaka while exploring the Motomachi area, I wondered why it warranted a star on the tourist map. Only one other of the myriad slopes got this designation. And the Motomachi Catholic Church with its magnificent altar and beautifully carved Stations of the Cross got none. I thought the view of the port was lovely from the... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Hachimanzaka is a beautiful slope, and many Japanese movies were shot in this spot. It is, of course, free to walk on this slope. So, why don't you go to take a look?

1 Thank Kimitaka S
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

There were numerous sloping streets in Motomachi area with quaint, charming buidlings lining the streets. Totally picture worthy.

Thank cloversze
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

My 1st Self-drive (F&E) tour. My 1st visit to Japan. Seriously, it just a road with slope…nothing special. We drove there and stay for around 5-10 mins and we left the place. Personally, I do not think you need to spend a lot of time for a slope.

Thank Jason L

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