Toba Observatory


3-3 Odake Kuzaki-cho
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Open Hours
1-12: Mon-Sun: - 09:00-17:00

About this sight

Located at the top of Mount Hakoda, this observation platform overlooks the Pacific Ocean. Visitors can enjoy a 360° panoramic seaside view of the Toba area, including the city of Toba and Ago Bay. Mount Fuji is visible on sunny days. The visitor center offers food and drinks such as burgers and coffee. A number of topographical maps outside help navigate the scenery. The lookout is a popular place to watch the first sunrise of the year on New Year's Day. Accessible by car.