The Charms of Akan
The first thing that comes to mind when you hear the word Akan may be hot springs, marimo, Lake Akan.
Hokkaido’s grand nature provides a whole different scale than Honshu, but one which is reasonable for accommodating visits from abroad.
Here, we will take a closer look at the exciting destinations and elements that make up the Akan area.
The Ainu culture that should be apprecia…
Frost flowers blooming across the lake s…
Know before you go! All about Akan’…
Lake Akan’s holy ground for fishers
Our top three recommended spots to enjoy…
The best place to view the tancho crane…
Akan Ainu Kotan (Ainu Village)
No.3Kushiro Lake Akan
Kushiro is home to a number of unique l…
Kushiro Marsh Observatory
Capture the stunning sunset and more in…