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Charming with Views

The Selion Tower is about 100 meters tall with an observation room. The views of Akita Japan were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DeeHawaii2016
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Oahu, Hawaii
Great Viewing Tower

This is a good tourist spot in Akita to get some great views of the city and the Port. The... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2016
PJLtravel
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2 weeks ago
“Charming with Views”
May 29, 2018
“Not worth the hefty bus ticket to get there”
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1-9-1 Tsuchizakiminato Nishi, Akita 011-0945, Akita Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Selion Tower is about 100 meters tall with an observation room. The views of Akita Japan were spectacular. There is also a nice restaurant, the Selion Cafe on the "Fourth Floor", also with views. On the ground level are more restaurants and a market...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

We went here for lack of anything else to do in Akita city, but were quite disappointed after we paid ¥800 each both ways for a bus ticket to get there. There are some semi-interesting markets at the base of the building, but the view...More

Thank Krystal B
Reviewed 2 December 2016

This is a good tourist spot in Akita to get some great views of the city and the Port. The building itself has a kids play area below and refreshment stands, and shows an excellent perspective through the binoculars offered. We will definitely bring visitors...More

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