Jan/1, 2020 New Year's First Sunrise in Soya Cape, the northernmost point of Japan3.9
from 1/1 '20 to 1/1 '20
It is the event lasting from New Year's Day in 1988 to welcome people who visit Soya Cape to see the first sunrise of a new year at the northernmost part of Japan. The event features fireworks shows, the ignition of bonfire, distribution of souvenir, and more.
5:30a.m.~ Set Fire to Bonfire
6:15a.m.~ Fireworks Launching
6:25a.m.~ Greetings by Wakkanai Mayor
6:35a.m.~ Distribution (the first 1,000 people) of souvenir
7:12a.m.~ View of the first sunrise from the top of mountain
8:00a.m. The End
*it will be cancelled in case of bad weather.
Venue : Soya Cape, Wakkanai City, Hokkaido
Date : January 1st (New Year Day)
Access : a 40-mins drive from JR Wakkanai Station
Purposeshould go,instagrammable,surreal&cool,experience,brag,winter in Japan,mysterious lands of Japan,shrine/temple,sightseeing
Airport/Sta.Wakkanai station (about 23.5km) Google Transit