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Godzilla Rock

Utorohigashi, Shari-cho, Shari-gun 099-4355, Hokkaido
+81 152-22-2125
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Interesting

Godzilla Rock is near the wharf and is quite an interesting feature. The other rocks in the... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
debrariedel
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Mt Martha, Australia
Fun little find

Not worth going out of your way but if you are in shari it's a cute little find to walk to. The... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
DCTravelers69
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Arlington, Virginia
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good46%
  • Average34%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
21 Aug 2017
“Interesting”
15 Aug 2017
“You'll be passing by this area, if you going up to the 5 lakes or take a cruise.”
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Utorohigashi, Shari-cho, Shari-gun 099-4355, Hokkaido
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+81 152-22-2125
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Godzilla Rock is near the wharf and is quite an interesting feature. The other rocks in the harbour area are also interesting.

Thank debrariedel
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Not worth going out of your way but if you are in shari it's a cute little find to walk to. The rock resembles godzilla, a tiny bit!

Thank DCTravelers69
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We passed by this rock on the way to the hotel, and said to each other, "Don't you think this rock look a lot like Godzilla?" We only realized the next day that people actually call this rock the Godzilla rock.

Thank L123V
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Its really quite 'cool', that from certain angles, it does have the profile of the famous movie-star monster. If you're a godzilla fan, swing by, it won't take more than a few minutes if you're on the way to the 5-lakes, or hiking thru bear-territory.

1  Thank Jeremy_C_MH
Reviewed 15 November 2016

....it does look like Gojira. Worth about 10 seconds of your time on the way to a boat tour. But it's not like you'd drive here specially. There are a couple of nice shops and a decent spot for lunch nearby,

Thank Heidbummer
Reviewed 26 February 2016

For me this is just a big rock with loads of seabirds. For others it might be one the symbols of Utoro? I did not know this was called Godzilla...

Thank Niki S
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

A big rock and thats it. On top can have an overview of Utoro onsen, if you willing to climb up. I have time but dont want to go up.

Thank hckok77
Reviewed 30 August 2015

I was really very surprised to see the resemblance of this natural rock formation with the Japanese famous Godzilla. We were on our way to ride the cruising vessel "Dolphin" for 3hr cape cruising and caught a glimpse of this natural wonder.

Thank eTaka
Reviewed 21 July 2015

It takes 200 steps or so to get to the top of this rock, but once we were up there the views were very good. It is certainly worth the effort and time. Watch out for the seagulls!

Thank angsa
Reviewed 8 March 2015

It's a rock in the city near the harbour facing the sea on one side and the mountains on the other. It's quite a steep climb on what look like a flimsy iron staircase attached to the steep side of the rock! Once at the...More

Thank brontay
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