In winter, tempts travelers with a variety of beautiful sights, fun activities, and rewarding nature experiences.
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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
Akan’s lakeshore is a paradise for hot spring lovers! Let’s take a closer look
The best place to view the tancho cranes, steward of the wetlands
Kushiro Lake Akan
Kushiro is home to a number of unique local foods. Check out these must-try local dishes.
Kushiro Lake Akan Akan Tancho no Sato
Kushiro Welcomes Visitors to Enjoy Our Tourist Friendly Environment!
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
Lake Akan Ice Aisu (Love) Akan “Fuyu Hanabi”
Febrary 3rd(Sat)〜Mrch 10th(Sat)*To be held
An exciting event to cherish the deep winter of Hokkaido. Partake in wonderful wintertime attractions atop frozen Lake Akan. But the most impressive …
Ice Land Akan
Junuary 1st(Mon)〜March 31th(Sat)*To be held
Covered by thick ice, Lake Akan becomes a snowy playground! Try unique winter activities such as snow buggies, snowmobiles, and banana boat rides. Pe…
Kushiro Winter Festival
Febrary 3rd(Sat)〜4th(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…
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Info about Kushiro Marsh Observatory
At Kushiro marsh Observatory, we will be closing part of walk way durling winter. You…
＼Kushiro-Osaka direct flight!／
It only takes about 2 hours between Kushiro and Osaka now! Please visit Kushiro durin…