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Mode Gakuen Spiral, Japan

From series “Twisted Spiral Buildings and Towers That Are Real”
Height: 170 meters.

In the Japanese city of Nagoya is a 36-storey twisted skyscraper Mode Gakuen Spiral, whose height reaches 170 meters. The tower was built on the busy central street of the city, it is in close proximity to Nagoya Railway Station. Unlike other world-famous skyscrapers of the planet, the Mode Gakuen Spiral tower is the location of not at all office premises, but at once three large training centers.

Mode Gakuen Spiral, Japan Within its walls is the Gakuen Fashion School, the Information Technology Center and the Institute of Medicine ISEN. The unusual construction of the building has been developed with the direct participation of students and has a profound meaning. Aspiring to knowledge and reaching heights in science, they remain an integral part of the real world. The building looks very elegant and a bit like a developing train of dress. It is important to note, that the beautiful design is distinguished by high seismic safety. At the rear, a special vibration control system has been installed, thanks to which the structure can withstand strong earthquakes.

In addition, the building has special windows with double glazing, which gives pleasant coolness even in the glowing summer day. The building is equipped with unique lighting and energy-saving systems. Ultramodern air-conditioning systems have been installed in it. At present, about 8000 students are studying in three educational institutions. Especially for young people, various shops and restaurants have been opened next to the skyscraper. Next - United Tower


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Mode Gakuen Spiral - interactive map

Useful staff nearby

Police station: 'Nakamura Police Station' in 0.35 km

Nearest airports:
 »  Nagoya Airport NKM - in 10 km
 »  Gifu Aero Airport QGU - in 30 km
 »  Itami Airport ITM - in 138 km
 »  Komatsu Airport KMQ - in 143 km
 »  Matsumoto Airport MMJ - in 145 km
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Best hotels near Mode Gakuen Spiral

Nagoya Marriott Associa Hotel

Located in 0 km from Mode Gakuen Spiral
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Rooms: 774
Rising high above Nagoya Station, the Marriott Associa offers rooms with sweeping city views. They are fitted with a flat-screen TV with satellite … More: photo, rates and booking
Sun Hotel Nagoya Via Shirakawa

Located in 1 km from Mode Gakuen Spiral
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Rooms: 38
Rooms at Sun Hotel Nagoya Via Shirakawa are equipped with a fridge and electric kettle. Satellite channels and pay TV programmes are on offer. The en … More: photo, rates and booking
APA Hotel Nagoya Sakae

Located in 2 km from Mode Gakuen Spiral
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Rooms: 400
All of the air-conditioned rooms at Nagoya Sakae APA Hotel come with an en suite bathroom and offer video-on-demand movies for purchase. A fridge, a … More: photo, rates and booking
Watanabe

Located in 3 km from Mode Gakuen Spiral
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Rooms: 10
Rooms at Nagoya Hotel Watanabe are air-conditioned and include a low table with floor cushions. You can make green tea and watch the LCD TV, and a … More: photo, rates and booking

Nearest unique sightseeing spots to visit

JR Central Hotel Tower
0 km - JR Central Hotel Tower
Not far from Nagoya station there is the well-known Hotel JR Central Hotel Tower. The hotel complex consists of two stylish 52-storey skyscrapers, 225 meters high. At tourists disposal there are 774 rooms, among which several rooms are particularly interesting. The …
Steel Dragon 2000
20 km - Steel Dragon 2000
The longest roller coaster in the world - Steel Dragon 2000 - can be found in the Japanese city of Nagashima, within the leisure park Nagashima Spa Land. The exact length of the track of Steel Dragon is 2,478.99 meters and the maximum height of the structure is 97 …
Grand Shrine of Ise
80 km - Grand Shrine of Ise
In Japan, in the small town of Ise is situated the main shrine of the country - the Great Temple of Ise. Only the priests of the temple can enter its territory, as well as representatives of the imperial family. Ordinary travellers can only admire the religious shrine …
Nara Dreamland
110 km - Nara Dreamland
In Japan, there is an abandoned Nara Dreamland amusement park, which may also scare many tourists. The opening of the park took place in 1961. It has worked for a little over 30 years and was closed due to lack of funding. A walk in the park gives an impression that it …
Shirakawa-Go Town
118 km - Shirakawa-Go Town
Shirakawa-go is one of the few Japanese towns, which for hundreds of years has been maintaining its historic charm. This place is home to about 1 600 people; its area is ​​356 square km. The main feature of the town is its unique architecture. You can see small …
Shirakawa-go Village
122 km - Shirakawa-go Village
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Top destination around Mode Gakuen Spiral - Nagoya


In Nagoya, there is a worthy choice of interesting entertainment venues where the whole family can have fun. The vacationers with children should definitely visit the local Port of Nagoya Public Aquarium where original performances and shows with dolphins are held. Among dwellers of the aquarium, there are rare killer whales, exotic fishes and penguins that are very interesting for watching them.

In the city, there is also the amazing Higashiyama Zoo that is located in the territory of the namesake park and also includes a large botanical garden. The zoo is distinguished by a very beautiful decor. There are spacious aviaries with giraffes, kangaroos and monkeys, several artificial ponds where hippos lives, a lot of amazing fountains and recreation areas shrouded in greenery. After getting acquainted with inhabitants of the zoo, you should definitely walk along the wonderful botanical garden. It is also a home for rare types of insects.

Nagoya will certainly impress fans of outdoor activities, as the choice of magnificent parks here is really great. The Tokugawa Garden with convenient pathways is incredibly beautiful. Besides age-old trees and enchanting waterfalls, here you can find several lovely restaurants of the national cuisine where you can have a pleasant time and recover after an eventful day. The Tsuruma Park is distinguished by quite a lively atmosphere. Different cultural events are often held in the park and a lot of local residents choose this place for having a picnic. The main feature of the Hisaya Odori park is a diversity of unusual sculptures that create an amazing and mysterious atmosphere in the park with the nature magnificence.
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