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Bihorotoge Lookout

Furuume, Bihoro-cho, Abashiri-gun, Hokkaido 092-0022, Japan
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Ranked #1 of 3 Attractions in Bihoro-cho
Type: Observation Decks/ Towers, Landmarks
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Owner description: It's on Highway 243 between Bihoro and Teshikaga. I visited the place by taking Twinkle Bus tour (organised by JR Hokkaido).
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Tokyo, Japan
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125 reviews 125 reviews
22 attraction reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

The Toge or "mountain pass" is a 30 minute drive from the town of Bihoro and 45 minutes from Memanbetsu airport. The view from the top of the cliff looking down on the Lake Kussharo or in Japanese "Kussaroko" (ko meaning lake) is breathtaking. The small island called "Nakashima" (Central Island) near the middle of the lake adds to the... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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98 reviews 98 reviews
11 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2011

Best way to get here, aka Bihoro Pass, is by tour bus. We took the Twinkle Bus tour (bought tickets whilst getting our JR Hokkaido train passes - very convenient). During our 1st visit in Sep09, we joined the bus from Abashiri to Akan - JPY1000 for transport plus running commentary in Japanese of which we understood <5%. In our... More

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