Tokachi & Obihiro Travel Info

Tokachi & Obihiro Travel Info

‘Crossing the Karikachi Pass, there is real Hokkaido.’ The magnificent Tokachi is Japan’s ‘Agricultural Kingdo…

Tokachi’s Deep North

Tokachi’s Deep North

Halfway between Nukabira Gensenkyo and Sounkyo in Daisetsuzan National Park, Kamishihoro’s northernmost …

Nukabira Gensenkyo Onsen Village

Nukabira Gensenkyo Onsen Village

Nukabira Gensenkyo (ぬかびら源泉郷) is a tranquil onsen village on the southeastern side of Daisetsuzan National Park…

Touring Shimizu to Nakasatsunai

Touring Shimizu to Nakasatsunai

The rural town of Tokachi-Shimizu (十勝清水) is a key point of road traffic on Route 274, Route 38 and the Doto Ex…

Shintoku: Gateway of Tokachi

Shintoku: Gateway of Tokachi

The refreshing highland town of Shintoku (新得町) is the main gateway of Tokachi Region and has grown into the ra…

Ikeda Wine Castle in Tokachi

Ikeda Wine Castle in Tokachi

Dating back to 1974 as Japan’s first winery, the town-managed Wine Castle (ワイン城: Wain-jo) is located diagonall…

Otofuke Tokachigawa Onsen

Otofuke Tokachigawa Onsen

About 10km northeast of Obihiro, this serene riverside onsen resort (十勝川温泉) has a variety of hotels. The moor …

Obihiro Midorigaoka Park

Obihiro Midorigaoka Park

A 15-minute walk south of JR Obihiro Station along Koen-odori, the 50-hectare Midorigaoka Park (緑ヶ丘公園: opened …