Mount HakodateNearby City
Hakodate mountain is open all day. The opening time of climbing cableway is April 25th-October 15th 10:00-22:00 (upgoing admission stopped at 21:50),October 16th-April 24th 10:00-21:00 ( Upgoing admission stopped at 20:50, usually every 15 minutes,The opening time may be changed due to weather, maintenance, etc.Please check the official website for details. The opening hours of the Hakodate mountain Observatory are the same as the cable car time. (Local time)
Mount Hakodate is located in downtown Hakodate. Visitors can take a cable car to the observation deck at the top of the mountain, which is considered the best place to view the Hakodate nightscape and Tsugaru Strait. It is a must-see attraction for visitors to Hakodate. Although small in size, the city of Hakodate at night resembles a scattering of shimmering jewels. It is included among Japan's three best night views, alongside the views from Nagasaki's Mount Inansa and Kobe's Mount Rokko. The observation deck also encompasses a restaurant and gift shop, and visitors can enjoy the spectacular night views while dining in the restaurant.