Wine Glass Tower and Glass Float Tree

Winter is coming. Otaru is also earlier and earlier to become dark. As you know, Otaru is famous of canal so that many people will come here to take a lot of photos for their trip.

Then, I will tell you a exciting thing that a Wine Glass Tower has been exhibited in the Canal Plaza and a Glass Float Tree is in front of plaza.

Wine Glass Tower
  2000 wine glasses are piled up for 3.5 meters and water flows down to make a fantastic sound for you.

Glass Float Tree
  Glass Float Tree of 4 meters is made of 200 glass floats. 

We are waiting for your coming with fire dog Bunko.


★To AEON for shopping★

Welcome to Otaru.  
Have you seen many spots and eaten a lot of delicious foods ? Then let us go to a local department store for shopping.

   [AEON in Hokkaido! Cool Japan, all packed in one place.] Would you want to go to shopping at AEON ? I will tell you a good news that you can get a discount coupon at Canal Plaza in Otaru. This coupon will give you 5%OFF when you show it together with your passport at the cash register in AEON department stores.

The great variety of Japanese quality products is waiting for your coming.


Otaru Snow Story

Winter is coming. Otaru Snow Story is the traditional festival in Japan. As you know Hokkaido is famous of snow-covered landscape especially it is also in harmony with illumination of the canal in Otaru.

Otaru Snow Story Schedule

  Illumination on the canal   Dec1st—Dec25th
Venue: Otaru Canal  
          The canal will be decorated by visionary blue illumination about 25days.
  Eating around Otaru    Nov15thJan18th
      Venue: several restaurants of Otaru
          Every restaurant will introduce their gourmets for you.
  Otaru Sundries     Nov29th—Dec23rd
      Venue: Otaru Canal Plaza  A lot of glass products ,music boxes and candles will be exhibited, please glut your eyes in beautiful winter.
  Wine Glass Tower   Nov15thJan18th
      Venue: Otaru Canal Plaza    A tower of 3 meters is waiting for your coming.

 Glass Art Gallery   Nov15thJan18th
    Venue: Otaru Station   A lot of famous glass factories will exhibit their products.
  Glass Float Tree    Nov15thJan18th
    Venue: In front of Otaru Canal Plaza   
     Fishery glass float and illuminated tree will give you a perfect photo for your trip in Otaru.

Inquiry: Otaru Tourism Association (Tel: 0134-33-2510)