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
Kushiro Lake Akan
Kushiro’s downtown area and Lake Akan area have contrasting climates despite being part of the same city
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
A tour of “must-visit” confectionery shops!
Kushiro sweets: the recommended route.
Start from Lake Akan! Enjoy premium gourmet riding
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
KAMUYLUMINA night forest walk
July 5th〜November 10
KAMUY LUMINA is a night forest walk experience that will take visitors on an interactive journey to the land of Kamuy ( Ainu gods ). Guided by an ill…
Brand-new play “Lost Kamuy”
This is a Lake Akan Ainu Theater 【Ikor】's brand-new play which is based on an old folktale accompanied with the cutting-edge digital art and sound …
Kushiro Tairyo “Don-Paku”
From September 13th - 15th
Kushiro's largest event marvellously marks the end of summer. Between listening to the "don" ("boom") of fireworks and feasting ("paku") upon beautif…
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Kushiro Tairyo Donpaku Starts Today!!
When?13-15 September Where?Kushiro Tourism and International Relations Center Kushiro…
Iiaji Ikiki Kushiro Food Fesival on 6th September
Food festival related Kushiro local products will be held in Donpaku on 5pm-8pm 14th …