List of Activities in Lake Akan, Hokkaido
In Ainu language, "SIRI" means "the earth." In the vicinity of Lake Akan, you can enjoy a variety of activities that bring you close to nature.
Indulge in a picturesque morning at the prime vantage point to admire the captivating beauty of Lake Akan and Mount Oakan while sipping your morning coffee. Enveloped by the crisp air and the dynamic winter landscape painted by the frozen lake, revel in a splendid morning in Akan. Please note that this tour does not focus on observing frost flowers, and we appreciate your understanding in this regard. In most years, frost flowers are rarely visible in March. Additionally, it's not uncommon for temperatures to drop below -20°C, so we recommend dressing warmly when you join us.
Explore the enchanting winter wonderland of Akan Mashu National Park, a realm of forests and volcanoes, with our delightful Snow Walk Tour. This experience allows you to effortlessly immerse yourself in the allure of the winter woods as you journey towards the mud volcano known as "Bokke," all while wearing snowshoes. Along the way, you'll encounter natural snow slides and other enjoyable attractions. *Recommended for children aged 7 to 12.
- 1 person￥13,200 tax included
Head into mysterious forests managed by the Maeda Ippoen Foundation! Answers to the mystery of Akan’s forests can be found here, in “Hikari no Mori” (The Forest of Light), commonly known as “Fushigi no Mori” (Mystical Forest). Explore an entirely new side of Akan, surrounded in forests, lakes, and volcanoes.
A tour through this wonderful and mystical lake born from ancient volcanic activity. You will be guided deep into the serene forests - to places many people will normally never have a chance to visit.
Only 10 people a day can take this enchanting tour with a certified guide. The hike follows a chalk stream (gentle river) as it passes through liverwort-rich primeval forest. Encounters with flora and fauna, including massive Mongolian oaks, are truly moving.
* Groups of 1 and 2 are the same price.
* For 3rd and further persons+￥11,000 tax included per person
* Winter Lunch Plan Per Person+￥3,300 tax included.