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Lake Toyako, Sobetsu-cho

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Gawp at the centerpiece of the national geological park, Lake Toyako, a volcanic caldera lake surrounded by impressive scenery. With a circumference of 43 km (26 mi), the large lake boasts a number of attractions, both around and on it, with boat tours and hikes serving as the best ways to explore the area. The active volcanic nature of the area means you'll find a number of hot springs around the lake, with various spa resorts to enjoy. To learn about the geological history of the lake and the volcanic formations around it, head to the science museum located on its banks. To visit Lake Toyako and other attractions in Sobetsu-cho, use our Sobetsu-cho travel itinerary maker.
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  • We stayed at Lake Toya for 2 nights which was just perfect. The promenade along the lake is a good starting point for a leisurely morning walk to admire and enjoy the serene lake without the crowd. Mo...  more »
  • Because the desire was born in Hokkaido I want to show my husband and I took the Toya Lake Hotel Hotel throughout the day. Facilities in the country can be so slow and I don't think.
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  • Visited this place in December where give me the white scenic view from the hotel I stayed. It was great relaxation and peaceful lake. Surrounding with mountains and some volcano are still active. You...  more »