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Shiretoko Goko, Shari-cho

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Explore the beautiful scenery and lakes of Shiretoko Goko. Two well-maintained pathways connect the area's five lakes together. The first is an elevated wooden walkway, leading to the lake with a picturesque mountainous backdrop and a view of the Sea of Okhtosk. The rest of the lakes are connected via a ground pathway, which should be explored with a guide due to the presence of bears in the area. Work out when and for how long to visit Shiretoko Goko and other Shari-cho attractions using our handy Shari-cho vacation trip planner.
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  • August 16, 2017
    We visited the board walk and saw the pond, but the mountain range was covered in clouds. We wanted to visit the other ponds, but a bear had been spotted so the entire area was closed. When we tried a...  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    That bear was a little worried, but not to damage anyone bring senior (age 6), select 5湖 explore the long course. Many places puddle in a rainy, not off on rules, in muddy shoes. Is the location seems found Lake at a distance is surprisingly flat and a moderate course and was good to go.
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  • August 16, 2017
    At about one hour courses. Tourism brought small children cannot be seen only one Lake, but it was enough. Explore even the stroller, no difference. Views very well and was feeling depressed.
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As the base for exploring Shiretoko National Park, Shari-cho offers several accommodation options--some centrally located near the bus station in the small town, and others more remote but providing easier access to the park. Many tourists choose to camp out in the park itself, but staying in Shari-cho lets you choose from a number of hotels, inns, and guesthouses, many of which are budget-friendly.
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