Located within the same premises of Shin-Hakodate Hokuto Station serving the Hokkaido Shinkansen Line, the Hokuto City Tourism Exchange Center offers tourist information as the access hub for trains and roads.
This complex houses the Hokuto City Tourist Information Center, a rest area with café, and a souvenir shop and gallery.
The Tourist Information Center has a warm atmosphere created from the beautiful contrast of red bricks and Donan Japanese cedar. The Center offers tourist brochures for Hokuto City, Hokkaido Prefecture, and Aomori Prefecture. The center has tourist information staff at all times. Please feel free to stop by for sightseeing information.
■ TEL : 0138-84-1147 ■ Fax : 0138-84-1094
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The Bento Café 41° Garden offers freshly made bento from the kitchen. Popular menu items include the Café Bento made from the local ingredients of southern Hokkaido, coffee drinks, and ice cream. The Rest Area is open for anyone.
■ Tel : 0138-83-7114 ■ Fax : 0138-83-7558
■ Business Hours 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
The Event Space features a red brick design and showcases exhibitions about Hokuto City. Visitors can also see Japan’s (world’s) only statue of Kenshiro of Hokuto no Ken.
■ Tel : 0138-77-5011 (Hokuto City Tourist Association)
The shop offers an array of Hokuto City and southern Hokkaido’s local specialties. It also introduces fine, undiscovered local products to share their charms. Visitors can purchase a new type of soft serve ice cream made from Hokuto’s local staple, tomatoes, for a mixture of sweetness and tartness, as well as deserts made from the rice flour of the local rice, Fukkurinko, and other specially selected products.
■ Tel : 0138-84-1146 ■ Fax : 0138-84-1196
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