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1 Kaiyoukouen, Monbetsu 094-0031, Hokkaido
+81 158-24-8000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was really looking forward to this trip and it did not disappoint. Even though before boarding the boat we were warned that there was no ice on that day, we ended up encountering some ice. Even without it, it would have been a great...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Toni G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the plan of our trip, I must say that I was looking forward to this one the most!!! And it really surpassed my expectations! I didn’t get sea sick (I usually get sea sick several times on cruises)! The ice breaking apart by the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank EbiGohan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Garinko 2 tour provides a beautiful look of the Sea of Okhotsk surrounding the city. The tour is an hour long and provides a great opportunity to take some great pictures and videos.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank meowmixcat7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You could see the view of the ocean on the deck of the garinko, or see the two drills on the front of the boat break through the drift ice from the lower floor of the boat. The bow does get a little bit crowded...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first time to be on board of Garinko. I enjoyed the see the ice in the Sea of Okhotsk. I recommend this place if you like snow, ice and cold weather.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lidi_vitanova
Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

Visited the Ice Breaker Ship - Garrinko 2 , bright red in color with 2 screw ice drills in its bow. Operates only in winter time.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 March 2011

It was a nice centre, very close to other tourism spots - Tokkari Centre and Ohotsuku Tower. Free bus ride from same building to Ohotsuku Tower entrance available in winter. Too bad, we had to cancel our reservation as unusually warm temperature in earlier few...More

Date of experience: February 2011
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