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Nice and easy way to traveling around tourist attractions area

The tram is a nice and easy way to traveling around tourist attractions area. The day pass can be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bangkok, Thailand
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Convenient transportation

This tram runs from Yunokawa onsen to the entrance of Hakodate mountain through the JR Hakodate... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Yokohama, Japan
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1-15 Komabacho, Hakodate 042-0935, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tram is a nice and easy way to traveling around tourist attractions area. The day pass can be brought from the tram driver.

Thank Ltp_BKK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sit the tram from the Hakodate night view. Pay after you reach your stop, Easy and convenient to use.

Thank xiaojie00
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tram runs from Yunokawa onsen to the entrance of Hakodate mountain through the JR Hakodate station. It costs 220-250 yen for one ride. If you take this tram several times in one day, you had better buy one day pass, 600 yen. You can...More

Thank 963hiros
Reviewed 29 August 2018

A convenient way to get around the downtown and major tourist areas of Hakodate, the streetcar system connects the Goryokaku Fort/Park with Hakodate Station, the morning market, and the Motomachi area. You can buy a one-day tram pass for ¥600, a one-day tram and bus...More

1  Thank John D
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

good transportation to bring you around hakodate. there are 2 lines (blue and red), do check before you board. fixed fare no matter where u board and alight. tourist 1 day pass unlimited ride available for purchase. i bought from the hotel i stayed in.

Thank raullim7
Reviewed 4 August 2018

We used the tram system mainly on one day. It proved extremely helpful as we traversed Hakodate back and forth. The cars are pretty classic in appearance. The drivers also act as cashiers so if you don't speak Japanese they will make sure payment isn't...More

1  Thank WillMyWifeGetSick
Reviewed 1 August 2018

The tram (or streetcar) is a unique way to get near many sights in Hakodate. The tram doesn't move real fast, but that's part of its appeal. It's also very reasonable, especially the one and two-day fares which can be purchased on the tram, at...More

1  Thank Shaka_Frank
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Took a tram down a few blocks for dinner at a recommended restaurants. The trams give a nostalgia feeling to us and a great system and we found it easy to use even speaking no Japanese.

Thank William W
Reviewed 16 July 2018

A great system and we found it easy to use even speaking no Japanese. You get on at the back and off at the front, pay as you get off. You can buy a day pass for 600 Yen from the driver on your first...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Taking the Hadodate Tram is the most interesting experience for my trip to Hokkaido. The trams give nostalgia.

Thank WesleyKo
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Wagdy L
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Response from Michele P | Reviewed this property |
JR pass is generally only for train. But there are some other cards that can be used. Normally every city has his system, in Hakodate there's a Kitaca.... but those cards like Pasmo, Icoca, and Sapica can be used in some... More
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Response from cjwa_79 | Reviewed this property |
I took the tram and stopped at the city hall station and walked towards the dock. As for Mount Hakodate, I took bus from the main terminal. It's better to take the bus at late afternoon so that you can reach the peak around... More