• Cape Soya
  • Cape Soya
  • Cape Soya
  • Cape Soya

Cape Soya

宗谷岬

Description

This cape is Hokkaido's northernmost point, at northern latitude 45 degrees 31′. A stone monument stands at the northernmost tip, with other monuments nearby, including one for Japanese explorer Rinzo Mamiya. Its lit-up appearance at night creates a magical atmosphere.

A 50-minute trip from Wakkanai Station on Soya Bus for Omisaki Elementary School, then a five-minute walk from Takasagodai Entrance

Location Information

  • Address

    Soyamisaki, Wakkanai-shi, Hokkaido, 098-6758

  • Nearest Station
    Wakkanai Station
    ・ Soya Main Line
    50 minutes by bus
  • Phone Number
    0162-23-6468

    Our staff may only be able to communicate in Japanese.

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