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  • 2019.04.04

    Kushiro Shitsugen Norokko Train

    Kushiro Shitsugen Norokko Train, a sightseeing train runs through Kushiro wetlands slowly, will start its operation on April 27. The operation schedule will depend on the route and time.   And this year, Kushiro Shitsugen Norokko Train will celebrate its 30th anniversary!!   How about make a great memory with this train? Please check the detail on JR Hokkaido website↓ www2.jrhokkaido.co.jp/global/english/train/guide/norokkko.html?utm_source=Facebook_PicSee&fbclid=IwAR1tkCe-p3U2vv-mDGIUTz0Jm2OlA2nsDKS-hvZ59JAIlyTof6U0Q20VDtA  

  • 2019.04.02

    Lighting –up of Nusamai Bridge

    Nusamai Bridge, located Kushiro downtown area, is the best place to watch the one of the world’s three best sunsets and popular among local people as a symbol of Kushiro. Lighting-up of Nusamai Bridge started from March 30th onward. It is lit up every single night in 30mins after sunset. The color of the light will be changed by events.

  • Akanko Ainu Theater [Ikor]’s brand-new performance ” Lost Kamuy” unveiled March

    Akanko Ainu Theater [Ikor]’s brand-new performance ” Lost Kamuy” unveiled March 19 The new play features the theme of ” co-existence of human and wolves” based on the Ainu legend. Ainu is a ethnic group of people who existed in old time. They revere nature and lived in harmony with nature.

  • 2019.02.13

    Midwinter Nature & An Exciting Ainu Culture Festival

    Midwinter Nature & An Exciting Ainu Culture Festival ~Just this once in AKAN~ Feb. 22 through 24 This is a special program of the Lake Akan Ice Festival. The event is full of attractions including  Japan’s celebrated singer, Hitomi Shimatani’s live performance and programs where you can eperience winter nature & Ainu Culture which Akanko Onsen boast to the world. The event includes several hand-on activities such as “Mukkuri” (mouth harp) playing lesson, Ainu food eating, etc. For further information Midwinter…

  • 2019.02.04

    Lake Akan Snow Festival Started on Feb. 1st

    Lake Akan Snow Festival started on Friday, Feb. 1st at the Lake Akan. The festival takes place every day on the lake until March 3rd.  Mini games, ceremonies and fireworks. Fireworks start at 20:10 Snow mobiles and Banana boats are provided at the same venue. During day time, you can enjoy ice fishing, ski, ice skating as well as snow mobiles and banana boats. From March 4th-17th: Fireworks only

  • 2019.01.29

    【Notice】Luggage Delivery Service / From Kushiro City Central to Lake Akan Area or Kawayu Spa Area

    Luggage Delivery Service / From Kushiro City Central to Lake Akan Area or Kawayu Spa Area Taking this service,you can enjoy empty-handed sightseeing from Kushiro to Akan / Kawayu Area. contact us:Kushiro Tourism and Convention Association  mail@kushiro-kankou.or.jp   [Implementation Period] From 1st Feb 2019 – To 14th Feb 2019 【1】Request at your hotel front desk until PM5:00 before the departure date. 【2】Leave your luggage at front desk until AM8:30 on the departure date and make the payment. 【3】You can get…

  • 2019.01.25

    【Notice】The 3rd Everyone’s Q400 Photo Contest

    The 3rd Everyone’s Q400 Photo Contest is held from 21st January to 17th March by ANA Wings. This photo contest has some category. Please apply your photos in this time!! Please check the detail below. http://www.q400photo.com/

  • 2019.01.20

    Lake Akan’s Morning Tour gets started!

    Lake Akan’s super-popular “Morning Tour” started operation today, on Jan.20th. We walk on the frozen lake in the morning. If you are very lucky, you might see Lake akan’s renowned ” frost flower”. It’ll be your unforgettable memory to see ” diamond dust” with magnificent Mt. Oakan on the background. Guide fees; Adult 2500 yen/ Aged 12 and under 1750 yen. Contact 0154-67-3200

  • 2019.01.18

    【Nortification】 Tourism Area Bus‘Akan-Mashu Go’

    Akan-Mashu Go, which connect between Lake Akan area and Lake Mashu・Kawayu area, runs 22nd.January – 20th.March.2019. Please check the detail below.

  • 2019.01.17

    Frost Flower in Lake Akan

    Early winter is the best season to see Lake Akan’s renowned beautiful “Frost Flower”. The Morning Walk tour starts from Jan. 20th. So called frost flower is a natural phenomenon seen under several meteorological conditions. Ice frost make a exquisite layers of ice crystals and form natural flowers.

  • Winter theme park “Ice Land Akan” opens tomorrow!

    Winter theme park on the Lake Akan ” Ice Land Akan” is opening tomorrow! on 11th. On the opening day, various winter activities including ice fishing, snow buggy, banana boat, and ice skating are provided. Please enjoy the fresh nature on the Lake Akan!

  • Winter Tour Bus “White Pirka” starts operation from Jan. 10th.

    Winter Tour Bus “White Pirka” will get started this year’s operation from Jan. 10th. It is very convenient for those who don’t have much time or don’t have a car to visit popular tourist spots in eastern Hokkaido effectively. The bus leaves every day from the JR Kushiro Station at 8:30, visiting popular tourist places including one of the 3 major Tancho feeding spots, Tsurumidai(20 min., then Lake Kussharo(20 min.), and Mt.Io(30 min.), have lunch at Michi-no-Eki[Mashu Onsen](lunch is included…

  • 2019.01.08

    Ice Land Akan will open on January 11th.

    Annual winter event on the Lake Akan, “Ice Land Akan” will open January 11th. The event provides various winter activities on the lake, such as ice fishing, ski, ice skating, snow baggy, banana boat and much more! Please come and enjoy on the powdered & ice cryastal snow!

  • Akankohan Ski Area Open

    Akankohan Ski Area Opened December 29th. Hours; 9:00-16:00 provides rental tools and ski school.Located at 5 minnutes drive from the Lake Akan.

  • A Thousand Year Tancho Story

    A special tour bus ” A Thousand Year Tancho( Red-crowned crane) is now being operated. it’s very convenient for those who want to see Tancho in the limited time. For now, special discount coupon( adult 4500 yen/ child aged 12 and under 3100 yen) is being sold. It includes round bus rides from Lake Akan to Akan International Crane Center, lunch, admission fees for the Crane Center & Kushiro Shitsugen Museum. There are 2 couses; Tour A “from & to…

    2017.12.06

    Info about Kushiro Marsh Observatory

    At Kushiro marsh Observatory, we will be closing part of walk way durling winter. You can still enjoy barrier-free side of walkway. Please enjoy the view of beautiful winter marshland. Also, outside restroom will be closed from Dec. 1st durling winter.

    2017.08.02

    \Kushiro-Nagoya direct flight!/

    It only takes about 2 hours between Kushiro and Nagoya now! Please visit Kushiro during summer  【detail】 duration of operation : 2017.8.1 ~ 2017.8.31 (Tue. Th. Sat. only) schedule : 11:15 (Nagoya) – 13:05 (Kushiro) 14:15 (Kushiro) – 16:10 (Osaka)

  • 2017.07.18

    \Kushiro-Osaka direct flight!/

    It only takes about 2 hours between Kushiro and Osaka now! Please visit Kushiro during summer  【detail】 duration of operation : 2017.7.14 ~ 2017.8.31 schedule : 12:50 (Osaka) – 14:45 (Kushiro) 15:20 (Kushiro) – 17:20 (Osaka)

  • 2017.06.09

    *about a Tourist Information @ JR Kushiro Sta.*

    Tourist Information at JR Kushiro Sta. will be renewed & moved to improve conveniences. Temporary Tourist Information Booth will be established during the construction. New Tourist Information will be open from July 14th. Construction Period :June 10th ~ July 13th. 【Inquiry】 City of Kushiro Industry Promotion Department 0154-31-4549   

    2017.05.19

    *Boardwalk will be closed on May 27th @ Kushiro Marsh Observatory*

    Boardwalk will be closed on May 27th, 2017 due to fixing work of the boardwalk at Kushiro Marsh Observatory. We are sorry for your inconvenience. Thank you for your cooperation.

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