Otaru is famous as a town of slopes.
Among them, this is no.1.
It is a tough climb at 15 degrees.
The scenery of port town Otaru has appeared in TV and film.
This neighborhood brims with Otaru’s charm having Ryugu Shrine, and a central market.
There is an upper-class residential area called Tomioka towards the top of the slope.
|2 Chome-12 Tomioka, Otaru-shi|
Pass the Otaru Station side “Sankaku” Market and make a left turn after the large signage on the side of the market building for “Funami zaka”.