My husband and I specifically went to visit the Otaru canal for the Otaru Snow Light Path Festival last February 2020. We took the JR Train from Sapporo station to Otaru Station. It took us almost a...
I visit Otaru Canal in February 2020 means lots of snow, cold, -6°, windy and snow festival all along the street and park. I stop at Otaru Canal, this is the most romantic winter view, lots of candle ...
Located only an hour from New Chitose Airport, Otaru is a pretty town perfect for sightseeing, eating great food, and enjoying the local culture. Check out the fish markets for Hokkaido specialties including crab, oysters, and decadent uni. Don't miss their famous soft serve an take a walk along the beautiful canal. For dinner stop at one of the ramen bars for an unforgettable foodie experience and the nearby hotels all housed tranquil onsens to warm up and unwind. The perfect winter destination for a snowy family holiday.
Every winter, the snowy country of Hokkaido in the snow country is beautiful, and the beautiful Otaru Canal will float a glass float that was once tied to the fishing net. Candles are lit in the float, and the moving candlelight shines on the water of the Otaru Canal. This float glass is actually the "floating jade" used in marine lighting in the early small-scale fishery. This glass-filled jade represents the rise and prosperity of Xiaoyan, and it is also closely related to Xiaoyan's whistle workshop.
The Japanese like to use the old objects that can represent their glorious history to combine with the current festivals. This is very similar to China, which is separated by water. In addition to the floating jade on the river. During the snow festival, the canal will be filled with candles on both sides of the canal, echoing the special shape of the snow lanterns. Under the blue sky and clear water, the romantic index of the Otaru Canal reached its peak in the year. In front of the large snow lanterns, a snow stool was specially dug up, so you can take a photo.
How about playing a day trip to Hokkaido? Take you to explore the romantic city of the snow country
mention Xiao Yan, the heart of Hokkaido feelings will always remind people of the infatuated love story that happened in this northern country town, remembered to be covered by huge oil painting canvas The Fujii tree is mysterious and sincere. His image in "Love Letter" is like the first impression of a small pipa: transparency, purity, and sorrow in the air. The faint first love, the time of the green, the little love in the "Love Letter" is delicate and delicate, and faintly mourns.
Winter Hokkaidos little sister, the tenderness is still, the mourning is gone, and its easy to fall into an unconscious little womans mood: dessert, music box, glass, and snow fluttering... Everyone who walks in it is fascinating and elegant.
[Recommended for one-day tour route]
along the canal to see the rise and fall of history
Circular route, suitable for tourists who come to Otaru for the first time!
Small Canal - Beibin Bridge - Abandoned Warehouse Group - Xiaoyan Steam Bell - Fairytale Crossroads - Music Box Museum - Xiaolan Romantic Museum
, looking for love letters Romantic~
Xiao Yan, a small bud that was originally in the heart for the first time, cant let go of this girls heart when she reads "Love Letter" when she is the most prosperous. But for now, this has become a treasure. An old love letter of youth memory. . . The
Otaru Canal is a sign of Otaru. With the development of the city, the Otaru Canal has only one part left. On both sides of the Otaru Canal is a small village warehouse group built with bricks during the Taisho period. It is matched with the gas lamps on the Otaru Canal. The scenery reflected on the river is quite charming.
Autumn Otaru Canal, the walls of the warehouse group are covered with green to red gradient ivy, reflected on the river, like a beautiful oil painting; in the winter, the icicles are hung on the warehouses on both sides, both sides The river bank is full of white snow.
Otaru Canal was built in the Meiji and Taisho periods, and although only half has been preserved, it is still full of charm. The Victorian-style kerosene lamps and the red brick exterior walls of the riverbank warehouses add an exotic feel to the place. Restaurants, grocery stores, and other shops are converted from warehouses and are popular choices at which tourists can buy souvenirs or eat local delicacies.
Featured NeighborhoodSights and Museums
Attractions Near Otaru Canal
Otaru City General Museum Ungakan
Kokkaido Kamishoji Bldg. - Former Dai-Shijushichi Bank Otraru Branch Bldg