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Lovely small coastal railway station with excellent views over the coastline

We visited in Autumn with in blue skies and warm sunshine, but the beauty of this place really... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
plunet
,
London
Memory lane

This is an old traditional train station by the sea, which is still operate. Nice pit stop to... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Leslie3663
,
Singapore, Singapore
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Kitahama, Abashiri, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We visited in Autumn with in blue skies and warm sunshine, but the beauty of this place really happens in the Winter. However it's still stunning in the right weather whatever the time of year.

Thank plunet
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

When you entered the Kitahama station, it is liked entering a room that is filled with myriad of postings, four walls with pieces and small bits messages from unknown people, well-wishers and individual. There are name cards, post-it notes, writings , papers and photographs of...More

Thank Picter
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This is an old traditional train station by the sea, which is still operate. Nice pit stop to take photo and drink coffee.

Thank Leslie3663
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Passed this wonderful little station a couple of times and also stopped there coming to Abashiri. If you see it and you like trains, nostalgic stuff and atmosphere this is the place for you. Yes, its just a little station but a bit rare to...More

1  Thank HarTeeuw
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Took the train and stopped by this station briefly. Do climb up the platform for a superb view of the surroundings and drift ice.

Thank Diviva
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Great to do in winter (swans,frozen lake and floating ice) 16min by train from abashiri jr station, even the train trop is fun

Thank Iarv
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I visited there in May 2012 (My second time visiting Abashiri). That morning, I started from Abashiri city, walked along highway eastwards, target at 小清水原生花園 JR station. I walked passed Kitahama ('Kita 北': North, 'Hama 浜': Coast, in Japanese) station after 3 hours of my...More

1  Thank Tojo144
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Drift Ice viewing is most popular things to do in Hokkaido during the winter time.The best time will be on Mid Feb till begin Mar on each year. This station with the unique location , where the Road , rail way and the seaside are...More

Thank ChinMalaysian
Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

Part of a day trip package organised by Abashiri Bus with Ryuhyo cruise. If you have time to spend here, have a cuppa coffee at the small cafe there.

Thank Elena_Woo
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