Hilltop Photo House

It’s next to the cheese factory.

You can see the especially beautiful work of the owner who has been photographing Furano and Biei for many years.



Address丘の写真館, 2879-20, Nakagoku, Furano-shi, Hokkaidō
Business hours9:30~16:30
Regular closed day火曜(7・8月は無休)、11~4月
Other information

Price 200 yen

JR: JR Furano Station → Furano bus goryo line (3 a day) for 10 minutes, Bus stop: Get off at 5 lines, 23 minutes on foot
By car: 50 minutes from the HOKKAIDO EXPWY Mikasa IC.

Map of surrounding areas


  • Furano Wine HouseFurano Wine House A restaurant on the hill where you can see Furano city.
  • Highland FuranoHighland Furano It's lodging and hot spring facilities with a lavender field in a very large forest.
  • Rokugo ObservatoryRokugo Observatory The observatory where you can view the whole area of Rokugo which became the stage for the TV series Kita no Kuni Kara.
  • Furano Lifelong Learning Centre & Furano museumFurano Lifelong Learning Centre & Furano museum Showing permanent exhibits of recourses related to the culture, history and nature of Furano.
  • Furano Asahigaoka ParkFurano Asahigaoka Park One of the One-Hundred Views of Japan. Place famous for cherry blossoms.
  • Furano JamFurano Jam Selling handmade jam made without water.
  • Furano Music Box MuseumFurano Music Box Museum There are 8,500 items including music boxes of various sizes from Furano music box store limited music boxes to music boxes made from glass and ceramic.
  • Nature DesigningNature Designing
  • Rokugo no MoriRokugo no Mori A forest full of nature dotted with facilities such as the log cabin that became a setting in the popular TV drama, Kita no kuni kara that began in 1981.
  • Kaze-no Garden,Prince GrandKaze-no Garden,Prince Grand This location became the setting of a TV drama called Kaze no Garden. It is a British garden of approximately 2000㎡ spread over the site of the New Furano Prince Hotel.