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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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  • Hokkaido Lake is Lake in the River was dammed by the volcanic eruption. "Lake Toya" is a typical example. In the middle is divided in 3 places to an uninhabited island. USU volcano located in Lakeshore, including "early eruption, emerged from the mountains, Mt. Showa shinzan" until can be seen. Geopark representative examples of Japan's.
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  • 在秋天的季節裡,乘坐著遊湖船,飽覽了整個湖光山色,海鷗圍繞在船的四周,彷彿為遊客們,吟唱著快樂出帆曲,你可以選擇在中途停靠島停留,來一場與蝦夷鹿的邂逅,但要注意船班資訊,免得落得無船可回,如果不下船,環湖一圈約略一小時左右,盡可在船上享受這寧靜悠閒的湖泊景色,十足的慢活人生!!  more »
  • 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 »