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Hakodate Hachiman Shrine

函館八幡宮

Cherry blossoms that contrast with an ancient temple

Culture, Sights, Spring

Hakodate Hachiman Shrine has one of the most distinguished histories of shrines in Hokkaido. The shrine grounds are also a popular venue for cherry blossoms. The cherry blossoms come into full bloom during late April to early May, making for a combination which moves the hearts of onlookers that’s comprised of a shrine where people feel history and the beauty of cherry blossoms. Climb the long staircase on the approach to the shrine and you’ll see an wonderful outstretched view overlooking the Omori coast in the background.

 

Hakodate Hachiman Shrine

MAPCODE: 86 010 079*81?

Address: 2-5 Yachigashiracho, Hakodate City

Tel: 0138-22-3636

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