A small, round fish that lives in northern seas.
Not a great swimmer, the fish's pectoral fins have evolved into abdominal suckers, which it uses to stick itself to rocks and shells.
See it and be captivated by its cuteness.
- Noshappu Aquarium（Wakkarium）
- Approx. 10 min by car from JR Wakkanai Sta.
- Approx. 5-min. walk from the "Noshappu" bus stop, which is
approx. 10 min. by bus (Shinai route) from JR Wakkanai Sta.
◎ As of 2018, the Wakkanai aquarium and science museum adopted the collective name Wakkarium.
◎ Opening times
(summer season) Apr. 29 to Oct. 31, 9:00–17:00
(winter season) Nov. 1 to 30; Feb. 1 to Mar. 31, 10:00–16:00
◎ Admission fees: Elementary and junior-high school students ¥100; adults ¥500
Group discounts (groups of 20 or more): Elementary and junior-high school students ¥80; high-school age and over, ¥400
◎ Tel. 0162-23-6278