Asaichi (Morning Market)
Sightseeing in Hakodate starts at Hakodate Station. There is a tourist information center in the station where you can get information on Hakodate. Asaichi, the morning market in Hakodate, is located within a one-minute walk from the station. About 300 vendor stalls sell fresh seafood brought ashore that very morning, vegetables and fruits. The market starts to get busy in early morning and is also home to many seafood restaurants like “Donburi Yokocho,” featuring squid, which is a specialty of Hakodate, crabs, sea urchins, and salmon caviar.
From Hakodate Station: 1 min on foot
9-19 Wakamatsu-cho- Hakodate-shi, Hokkaido