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Biwako Hana-Funsui Fountain

Travel Guide - Biwako Hana-Funsui Fountain


The 440 meters long fountain on Lake Biwa, 180 meters off the coast of Otsu Port, is one of the longest fountains in the world. The fountain is illuminated at night and its shape and color changes regularly as it is controlled by a computer. White, orange, and green lights show the spray of the water beautifully.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 12:00 - 13:00
  • 18:00 - 20:00
  • 15:00 - 16:00 (Only on weekends and national holidays)


  • 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes walk from JR Otsu Station

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 5, Hamaotsu, Otsu-shi, Shiga, 520-0047


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