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Kushiro's snow-covered winters are filled with the profound beauty and serenity of nature. There are…More Details
Kushiro and Lake Akan’s tancho cranes and marimo—one of a kind in the world
Kushiro Shitsugen and Lake Akan are both home to vibrant nature that is the habitat for a number of …More Details
The Ainu culture that should be appreciated today
The Ainu are an indigenous people that live in Hokkaido. Their presence is important when telling th…More Details
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Kushiro Akan Tancho no Sato
Straight from the Tourist Association Staff!
7 pointers on to squeeze 120% more fun out of the Winter Tancho Crane bus.
Capture the stunning sunset and more in pictures!
Model course for the evening to night time
Kushiro Lake Akan Akan Tancho no Sato
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Where is Kushiro & Lake Akan
Kushiro City lies in the North of Japan's island, Hokkaido. It is located in the southeast of Hokkaido.
The city is facing to Pacific ocean, and part of 2 national park, Kushiro Shitsugen national park and Akan National park.
The city contains 4 area, Kushiro area, Lake Akan area, Akan Tancho no-sato area, and Onbetsu area. Each area have its own feature.
About 1 hour 40 minutesfrom Tokyo to Kushiro Airport
About 4 hours from Sapporo to Kushiro
Kushiro Winter Festival
Febrary 2nd(Sat)〜3rd(Sun)*To be held
Ice sculptures and ice slides adorn the festival's main venue in the forecourt of the Kushiro Tourism and International Exchange Center. Try the tube…
Ice Land Akan
Junuary 1st(Mon)〜March 31th(Sat)*To be held
When the surface of the lake gets thoroughly frozen, Lake Akan becomes a snowy playground! You can enjoy winter activities such as snow buggies, sno…
Lake Akan Ice Aisu (Love) Akan “Fuyu Hanabi”
Febrary 1st(Fri)〜Mrch 17th(Sun)*To be held * From Mar. 4th -17th only fireworks are held.
An exciting & unique event that you can enjoy in the harsh winter in Hokkaido. We provide wonderful wintertime attractions on frozen Lake Akan. The h…
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【Nortification】 Tourism Area Bus‘Akan-Mashu Go’
Akan-Mashu Go, which connect between Lake Akan area and Lake Mashu・Kawayu area, runs …
Akankohan Ski Area Open
Akankohan Ski Area Opened December 29th. Hours; 9：00-16：00 provides rental tools and …