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Okhotsk Sea Ice Museum of Hokkaido GIZA

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Address: 11-6 Motomombetsu, Monbetsu 094-0023, Hokkaido
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This is our next stop in our Hokkaido adventure, this museum really gives you a sense of how people thrive in the extremely chilly weather! Scenery: 4.5/5 Ambience... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 December 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This is our next stop in our Hokkaido adventure, this museum really gives you a sense of how people thrive in the extremely chilly weather! Scenery: 4.5/5 Ambience: 4/5 Cleanliness: 5/5 Physical Ease: 5/5 Fun: 4/5 Attraction In House Movie: 5/5 Ice Museum: 4.5/5 The Good: Beautiful view, splendid attraction, Japanese research and excellence at it's finest! The Bad: We... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

You can see frozen marine life from the sea just outside displayed in museum. Experience the frozen life at minus 40 Celcius. Creatures are frozen literally in ice. Impeccable seafront view right outside museum. There is a pier you can walk right to the end to get a taste of the Sea of Okhotsk - mightily rough & menacing in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

1) worth to visit. 2) the staff there very polite n honest. Why I said so. Due to I arrived the movie already started. They give an option, either I go for next show or can get back refund..

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

The best part of the visit here is to see Clione, an angel like floating sea slug. It is pretty kool to see that such graceful creature exist. The second thing is to experience the cold in its ice room. The third thing is to climb to the roof to have a view of the Okhotsk Sea and the north... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

This little museum tells the story of the ice floe. The display shows how the ice (actually frozen fresh water) comes from Russia and floats to Japan. There is a room where you can experience -4 degrees F. There are blocks of frozen ice with fish and other sea creatures encased in it. Upon entering, you are given a wet... More 

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