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Nihonkai Tower

Travel Guide - Nihonkai Tower

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Nihonkai Tower, 63 meters above sea level, was built in 1970 to commemorate the 60th anniversary of water system in Niigata City. The tower built on the water supply plant displays several gifts donated by Khabarovsk in Russia, and Galveston in the U.S., both are the sister cities of Niigata. Also exhibited are 100 water color scenes of Niigata.
The tower has a revolving observatory on its top, commanding a wide view of the whole city, Mt. Yahiko and Sado Island.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:00 - 17:00 (March - November)
  • 10:00 - 16:00 (December - February)

ClosedClosed

  • Thursdays
  • Year-end and New Year's holidays

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 300 yen (General, Adult)
  • 100 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes from JR Niigata Station by the bus bound for Hamaura-cho. Get off at Nihonkai Tower-mae Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 2, Asahimachidori, Chuo-ku Niigata-shi, Niigata, 951-8122

TweetsTweets

ねこの空中散歩 @hfc01410 - 2015-08-29
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Aika-Chan,
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Dumber's Dhakal @dumber_s - 2015-08-28
#WeatherAsia: #Weather #Niigata #Japan: 24°C; Partly Cloudy; Wind: 0 Km/h;   http://t.co/slG53OffEX
Weather Asia @WeatherAsia - 2015-08-28
#Weather #Niigata #Japan: 24°C; Partly Cloudy; Wind: 0 Km/h;   http://t.co/YBPk0EEHqh
ねこの空中散歩 @hfc01410 - 2015-08-27
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Night view. Sea… https://t.co/Fze69Sv3Gl
Masashi Ikeno @masashi1205 - 2015-08-27
My hometown Niigata is one of the largest rice-producing district in Japan. http://t.co/KAESBttAf2 #niigata
RinaRebia @rinaafiani - 2015-08-26
Historic Relic
'Sado Gold Mine'

#sado #sadocity #sadoisland #sadogoldmine #niigata #japan… https://t.co/vNWxAyhMwO
satoko mori @tokebabe - 2015-08-25
Thank you so much Niigataaaaa!!😆😆☺️☺️ eddiemobeatnecks Workshop Japan tour in #Niigata🔥🔥… https://t.co/LrTfoMNXF8
Masashi Ikeno @masashi1205 - 2015-08-24
Nagaoka Festival, which is one of the best fireworks festivals,will be held this year! Japan is still alive! http://t.co/qdjPrR7R7M #niigata
Coley @Coley_EJ - 2015-08-23
Aug 22, protesters marched against #ShinzoAbe's security bills in #Niigata,#Japan
#NoWar #democracy
via @tokyo2049 http://t.co/p8F839BnP5
Coley @Coley_EJ - 2015-08-23
Aug22, youth group @niigatademocrew held a protest march agst the #warbill
#Niigata,#Japan
#NoWar
v @niigatademocrew http://t.co/yo0J1uHu4U
saito立体 @saito3d - 2015-08-22
very thin #niigata #japan #food #pizza https://t.co/nq9szNeULz
RinaRebia @rinaafiani - 2015-08-22
Sado Island.
Our summer vacation.

#sado #sadocity #sadoisland #niigata #japan #trip #tripjapan… https://t.co/dN9PvSm4go
R. Hobo @RailYardHobo - 2015-08-21
Not my photo, just came across it...love trains!! #shinkansen #japan #niigata some of the world's fastest #trains at rest at the #station. …

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