Kushiro & Nemuro Travel Info

Kushiro & Nemuro Travel Info

Overview These two neighboring regions from Kushiro Shitsugen National Park to the Nemuro Peninsula contains w…

Salmon Town Nemuro-Shibetsu

Salmon Town Nemuro-Shibetsu

At the gateway of both the Shiretoko and Notsuke peninsulas, Nemuro Region’s Shibetsu (標津町) is best know…

Lake Mashu and Viewpoints

Lake Mashu and Viewpoints

There are no rivers flowing into or from the caldera lake, Mashu-ko (摩周湖) is up to 211m deep and once the clea…

Lake Akan and Akanko Onsen

Lake Akan and Akanko Onsen

In the western part of Akan-Mashu National Park, Akanko Onsen (阿寒湖温泉 area is Eastern Hokkaido’s classic touris…

Nemuro and Nosappu-misaki

Nemuro and Nosappu-misaki

Japan’s most eastern mainland city, Nemuro (根室) is in the closest position to the 1150km-long Chishima Islands…

Hokkaido Kawayu Onsen

Hokkaido Kawayu Onsen

Located between Kussharo-ko and Mashu-ko, the small onsen town of Kawayu (川湯温泉: meaning hot springs river) boa…

Teshikaga Mashu Onsen

Teshikaga Mashu Onsen

Eastern Hokkaido’s first onsen town founded in 1883, Teshikaga (弟子屈) is a convenient location for exploring bo…

Tancho Crane Watching in Tsurui

Tancho Crane Watching in Tsurui

In the northwest side of Kushiro Shitsugen, Tsurui (鶴居) is home of tancho (丹頂: Japanese crane), also called sa…