Mt.Moiwa (Mountaintop Observatory)

Mt.Moiwa (Mountaintop Observatory) is one of the best places to travel in Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido Prefecture, Japan. Here're guides for attractions, hours, access, map, spots nearby, and photos of Mt.Moiwa (Mountaintop Observatory) posted by Japanese travelers in the know.

Attraction Of Mt.Moiwa (Mountaintop Observatory)

Japan's New Three Best Night Views! Observatory Of Mt.Moiwa Offering A Whole View Of Sapporo

From an observatory on the mountain top, you can have a night landscape of Sapporo like many jewels and also a huge panoramic view of town and nature. It's romantic for lovers to ring a happy bell and promise the forever love♡
Access: Moiwa Yama Ropeway

Japan's New Three Best Night Views! A Glittering Northern Entertainment Town

As a landmark of Sapporo, an observatory on the top of Mt. Moiwa, located at the altitude of 531 meters. It commands the moving and glittering night view like a jewel box, that selected as one of the Japan's New Three Best Night Views together with Nagasaki and Kobe.
To the ropeway, take a streetcar from Susukino, then, walk or take a shuttle bus. Take Mt. Moiwa ropeway, then take the cable car to the top. You can find some discount tickets of ropeway at your hotel or Sapporo streetcar! The observatory is identified as a Lover's Sanctuary, so please ring the happiness bell with your dearest person.

Great Whole View Of Sapporo

The course of the town lighting bit by bit after it's getting dark from the evening glow, is wonderful. This night view makes me want to see it many times.

Mt.Moiwa (Mountaintop Observatory) Info


Moiwayama Minami-ku, sapporo-shi, hokkaido

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Access to the ropeway: 15 min by bus from Maruyama Park, then take a free shuttle bus. By car, 30 min from Sapporo Station. Parking lot is available.


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