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.

  • Morning cafe tour

    Price
    1 adult¥5,500 tax included
    Duration
    Approx.1.5hours

    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.

  • Bokke (mud volcano) Forest Snow Walk

    Price
    1 adult¥11,000 tax included
    Duration
    Approx.2hours

    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.

  • Mountain Peak Snow Trekking

    Price
    1 adult¥16,500 tax included
    Duration
    Approx.3hours
    (Time for pick-up and drop-off by car included.)

    Strap on your snowshoes and embark through the forest towards a silvery snow-covered plateau, where you will find unparalleled views of Penketo and Panketo, two of Akan’s most mystery-shrouded lakes. And of course, you should expect memorable encounters with wildlife and amazing mountainscapes along the way.

  • Akan Laketop Trekking

    Price
    1 person¥35,000 tax included
    Duration
    Approx.5hours

    This special snowshoe tour is designed to appreciate the many wonders of Lake Akan in winter. In addition to forest walks, this tour crosses the frozen laketop to Kojima Island. Along the way, you will experience the wonders of being surrounded by volcanic activity. Also try fishing for smelt and enjoy a laketop lunch!
    ■Tour Operated by Akan Adventure Tourism LLC
    * To sign up, please inquire by phone.