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Otaru Canal, Otaru
(3.3/5 based on 1,600+ reviews on the web)
Once a vital part of the city's bustling port, Otaru Canal serves as a popular destination for waterside strolling and enjoying the outdoors. Wander along this restored historic canal, dating back to the early 20th century, to explore its many repurposed warehouses, which house restaurants, shops, and museums. You'll find the promenade lined with Victorian-style gas lamps, as well as numerous brick buildings from as early as the 19th century. Put Otaru Canal and other Otaru attractions into our Otaru travel itinerary maker, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • I was here eleven years ago for our honeymoon. Eleven years later it's still so romantic and nice. The autumn leaves turn some of the warehouse partially red. Good place to have some nice photo moment...  more »
  • I think the place again, 外senai. I think the best time to light up in the winter especially. Often unstoppable during the high season there is paid parking near, so be careful.
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  • Visited Otaru and I loved the shopping streets and restaurants. Very charming city. Spend the day hiking in the region.
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