Wakkanai Centennial Memorial Tower
Atop a grassy hill a few blocks (but a big climb) from JR Wakkanai Station is the town's centennial memorial tower, the Shikai Hyaku-nen...
About a 10-minute walk south of JR Wakkanai Station, this complex houses everything from a food market to souvenir shops to restaurants...
30km east of Wakkanai, Sōya-misaki is mainland Japan's northernmost point. Birdwatchers will love the seagulls and terns, while...
This Russian restaurant in the Fukakō-ichiba complex is a joy, proudly displaying friendship on a local level between Wakkanai and its...
2-8-7 Chūō · interesting places nearby
If you make it past the huge tank of live crabs just inside the front door you're in for a treat at this legendary Wakkanai restaurant. There's an English menu and if you're into seafood, you can't go wrong. Try the tako-shabu (¥1575), an octopus variant of traditional shabu-shabu . A five-minute walk from JR Wakkanai Station.