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Hakata Port Tower (博多ポートタワー)

 0922910573  Fukuoka Pref. Fukuokashihakataku Chikkouhonmachi 14-1

This tower symbolic of Hakata Port was built in 1964. The observation deck 70 meters above ground is free for public use, and from there one has a 360-degree panoramic view of Hakata City, Hakata Port, and the boats that go to and fro across the sea. At night it is crowded with people who come to see the illuminations and the sea lit up in beautiful, bright colors.


10:00-22:00 (Admission is until 20 minutes )
open everyday
[Admission fee]Free
Parking Lot
open everyday

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Review of Hakata Port Tower

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2018/12/02 Fantastic 360 degree view of Fukuoka city and port and bay... and its free !
I was there 830PM. The viewing deck closes at 9pm. Right after stepping out of the elevator, I was greeted by the flickering lights of Fukuoka City. Walking around the view deck, I was absorbed in...
Reviewed:2018/07/25 This thing stands out
When you arrive by ship it stands out as a significant icon. It's big and red and looks like a sculpture rather than a tower. I would like to climb to the top but no chance for me. Great for a...
Reviewed:2018/07/19 Tower was average, marina water was dirty. Onsen nearby awesome.
Tower was interesting although average. Marina water was very dirty but it was after a historic rain. Shops were good, Restaurants at Bayside place had kid friendly French restaurant that was very...
Reviewed:2018/05/13 Hakata Port Tower, Fukuoka
As we arrived and departed Fukuoka with a cruiseship we looked at this tower as an orientation-beacon, also when we travelled by taxi.
The tower is 103 m. high and is a symbol of Fukuoka Bay.
Reviewed:2018/05/13 Rainy Day, Good Option
Went on a rainy day for a walk around Hakata Port & shops. Was a nice thing to do as there were very few people out & about. There were 2 Cruise ships in creating a bit of business to all shops in...

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