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Scenery of Ponmoshiri Island, Fujinoenchi Observatory, Rebun Island and Cape Peshi Are Beautiful -Yuhigaoka Observation Deck in Rishiri Island-

October 2nd, 2015

Yuhigaoka Observation Deck (夕日ヶ丘展望台) is located in the northern part of Rishiri Island (利尻島) and is relatively located near Oshidomari Ferry Terminal (鴛泊フェリーターミナル). Altitude is about 50 m and is half high of Cape Peshi. Yuhigaoka means a hill of the setting sun in Japanese language because the setting sun looked beautiful. It takes about 7 minutes from an entrance to the top of the hill. Tourists can see Ponmoshiri Island (ポンモシリ島), Fujinoenchi Observatory (富士野園地展望台) and Rebun Island (礼文島) on the left and can see Cape Peshi (ペシ岬) on the right. There are not sightseeing facilities such as a restroom or a stall, but it is a popular tourist attraction. Admission free. A parking lot is free of charge.

Whole of Yuhigaoka Observation Deck
Yuhigaoka Observatory in Rishiri Island
I Climb Stairs and Go to Top
Yuhigaoka Observatory in Rishiri Island
Path To Top
Yuhigaoka Observatory in Rishiri Island
Beach Pea ?
Yuhigaoka Observatory in Rishiri Island
Top Come into Sight
Yuhigaoka Observatory in Rishiri Island
Ponmoshiri Island and Fujino-enchi Observatory Can Be Seen
Yuhigaoka Observatory in Rishiri Island
Cape Peshi Can Be Seen
Yuhigaoka Observatory in Rishiri Island
Ferry Goes to Rebun
Yuhigaoka Observatory in Rishiri Island

Atmosphere of Yuhigaoka Observation Deck Can Be Watched on Youtube

Movie of Yuhigaoka Observation Deck

Admission fee Free of charge
Parking lot Free parking is provided (20 cars)
Business hour Open 24 hours
Regular closing day Open all year round
Telephone number +81-163-84-3622
Home page Home page is here
Mapcode 714 581 845*21

Accommodations

Refer to following websites for the accommodations around Yuhigaoka Observation Deck.

Rishiri Green Hill Inn(利尻ぐりーんひるinn)
Booking
Jalan
Rakuten
Sekiyokan * Ryokan Sekiyo(夕陽館 * 旅館夕陽)
Booking
Booking.com
Booking.com

A page of Rishiri Island is here

Rishiri Island

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