Location

Kaminoko Pond

Passed on as kami-no-ko

Access

  • A 70-minute drive from the hotel

Nearby Attractions

Cape Nosappu

Cape Nosappu

Cape Nosappu is famous as the most easterly point in Japan. …

Drift Ice in the Sea of Okhotsk

Drift Ice in the Sea of Okhotsk

In normal years, from late January to late March the Sea of Okhotsk is encased in pure …

Hosooka Observatory (Kushiro Shitsugen National Park)

Hosooka Observatory (Kushiro Shitsugen National Park)

These vast wetlands, covering 27,000 hectares, are a paradise for many animals, and in particular the Japanese red-crowned crane, a Special Natural …

Koshimizu Natural Flower Garden

Koshimizu Natural Flower Garden

A flower garden extending for 8km along the sand dunes, surrounded by the Sea of Okhotsk and Lake …

Lake Akan

Lake Akan

Lake Akan is popular for the “marimo,” a Special Natural Monument, as well as the sightseeing boats that cruise between the four large and small …

Lake Notoro

Lake Notoro

This glasswort, the formal name of which is Salicornia europaea, dyes the ground like a brilliant red carpet from late August to early October. …

Lake Mashu

Lake Mashu

The attraction of Lake Mashu is its haunting …

Mihoro Pass

Mihoro Pass

Mihoro Pass, which overlooks the second largest caldera lake in the world, Lake Kussharo, allows you to enjoy the view of the lake in all …

Mt. Iou

Mt. Iou

Mt Iou (Suphur Mountain), where plumes of smoke constantly rise from the red-brown …

Omiwatari

Omiwatari

The Omiwatari (passing of the gods) phenomenon covering some 10km, much more than the first known example in Nagano’s Lake Suwo, is created along …

Oshinkoshin Falls

Oshinkoshin Falls

A thrilling sight, with its water spray cascading off a sheer 80 meter cliff! …

Shiretoko National Park

Shiretoko National Park

Shiretoko, registered as a World Natural Heritage Site in July 2005, has many famous places where you can experience the grandeur of its untouched …

Sunayu

Sunayu

If you dig in the sand along the beach, hot water will well up. …

World Heritage Site Shiretoko

World Heritage Site Shiretoko

Shiretoko, registered as a World Natural Heritage Site in July 2005, has many famous places where you can experience the grandeur of its untouched …