Hokkaido, Kushiro - LakeAkan Travel Guide[Official]


Hokkaido, Kushiro - LakeAkan Travel Guide[Official]

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  • Winter Theme Park “Ice Land Akan”

    Ice fishing, snow buggy, banana boat and more! Come and join us! Open 8:00a.m. every day.

  • Akan Airport Liner Limited Operation January

    Akan Airport Liner conducting a limited operation due to COVID-19. January service day 8th-11th, 15th-17th, 22nd-24th, 29th-31st Inquiry 0154-37-2221

  • Ice Land Akan 2021 OPEN!

    Annual winter event ” Ice Land Akan” Open today. Ice fishing, snow buggy, banana boat and more!

  • 2021.01.04

    Ainu Theater Ikor 2021 January Performance Schedule

    Performance Schedule 2021 January 20:00~Iomante Fire Ritual 21:00~Lost Kamuy * Each play lasts about 40 minutes. ( No admittance during the performance ) Please wear a mask when entering the venue.

  • 2020.09.04

    Lake Akan Ice Festival 2021 Cancelled

    We regret to say that next season’s Lake Akan Ice Festival which was set to start from February 1st 2021 has been cancelled due to the concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic. 【Inquiery】0154-67-3200 Akanko Information

  • 2020.07.07

    Ainu patterned new mask now on sale

    To fight against COVID-19, Akanko Onsen has released a new mask with a traditional Ainu pattern symbol of repelling bad spirits and epidemics on it, durable, simple, fashionable shape & design, washable, made of cotton. A very popular item that is available at shops and hotels in the town. Check it out!

  • 2020.05.20

    2020 KAMUY LUMINA cancelled

    We deeply regret to inform that 2020 KAMUY LUMINA season is cancelled due to the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic. We hope we could meet at 2021 operation. http://kamuylumina.jp/en/

  • 2020.05.07

    【Notice】Temporarily closed & suspended

    In response to the extension of the ” State of Emergency “, Akanko Tourist Information Office & Lake Akan Ainu Theater 【Ikor】will be closed until May 31, all the operation of tourist boats will be suspended until May 15th, which might be prolonged depending on the situation.

  • 2020.04.25

    Akan Airport Liner Suspended

    The operation of Akan Airport Liner, which connects Akanko Onsen and Kushiro Airport will be suspended until May 6th following the government’s guidance to stay at home and stop non-essential travel.

  • 2020.04.21

    Akankohan Eco-museum Center Closed

    Akankohan Eco-museum Center will be closed until May 6th.

  • 2020.02.23

    Akanko Ice Festival Cancelled

    Today( Feb. 23rd )’s Akanko Ice Festival has been cancelled due to bad weather.

  • 2020.01.04

    Ice Fishing Akanko Onsen begins!

    Akanko Onsen’s winter event Ice Fishing begins Jan. 4th and continues until March 31 The fishing fee: 1500yen ( includes fishing permission, fishing tackles,baits, tents,ice hole, and fish cooking fee ) Opens everyday from 8:00 to 16:00. Ice fishing is a very delightful activity for everyone from very small children to adults. After fishing, you can have your catches deep fried at a shop for free. Give it a try! Not only fishing but many other activities such as ice skating,…

  • 2019.11.27

    A Thousand Torch Parade cancelled

    We regret to inform that Akanko Onsen town’s seasonal event ” A Thousand Torch Parede” has been cancelled due to the bad road condition.

  • 2019.11.15

    Akankohan National Ski Area ‘Utara’ Opens

    Akankohan national Ski Area ‘Utara’ Opens Dec. 29th. The area is located in the eastern Hokkaido on the south shore of Lake Akan and is renowned for fine powder snow, “Japow”. The site is used for a variety of national and international ski competetions every year. Como on! to Akanko Onsen and immerse yourself  into world highly acclaimed powder snow. The season ends April 5th. *The schedule might be changed depending on the weather conditions.

  • 2019.11.09

    Lake Akan Ainu Theater 【Ikor】November Schedule

    【November】 3:0op.m. Lost Kamuy(Sat. Sun. National Holidays only except 16th Sat.) 8:15p.m. Fire Ritual(every day) 9:15p.m. Lost Kamuy (every day)

  • A Thousand Torch Parade

    The annual event ” A Thousand torch Parade” is officially rescheduled and will be held from November 20th to December 7th.

  • KAMUYLUMINA Night Walk Notice

    Today( October 13th )’s KAMUYLUMINA Night Walk will be operated as usual.

  • The 70th Marimo Festival

    The 70th Marimo Festival   Oct. 8th – Oct. 10th The Marimo Festival held annually in the town of Akanko Onsen to give thanks to the God of the mother nature. During the festival, All the events can be enjoyed for free. Festival Schedule October 8th ( Tue. ) 10:00~ Talks about marimo ( at Eco-museum Center ) Talks only given in Japanese *Reservation required 13:00~Marimo Observation *Required to participate in the talks made at 10:00 as we enter into a…

  • 「第70回まりも祭り」開催について

    10月8日(火)から10月10日(木)まで、『第70回まりも祭り』を開催いたします。 8日(火) 午前中セミナー『まりもについての講演』 午後からはセミナー受講者の『まりも生育地観察会』を予定しております。 ※『まりもについての講演』の申込書はコチラ→まりも祭り講演会申込書。 ⁂申込書に記載する電話番号は、こちらから連絡の取りやすい番号でお願いします。開催中止などの連絡をする場合がございます。 9日  (火)お昼より『まりも踊り』『まりもを迎える儀式』『まりもを護る儀式』 10日(水)『まりもを送る儀式』 をそれぞれ開催予定いたします。 10月8日まりもセミナーは、メール、またはFAXにて、9月10日(火) 9:00~ 受付開始 NPO法人阿寒観光協会まちづくり推進機構 メールアドレス tour@lake-akan.com FAX 0154-67-3024にて受付開始いたします。

  • A Thousand Torch Parade Postponed

    We regret to inform that we will postpone this year’s ” A Thousand Torch Parade”. New schedule : from November 11th and ends December 7th.

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