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Bihorotoge Lookout

Address: Furuume, Abashiri-gun, Bihoro-cho 092-0022, Hokkaido
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Type: Observation decks & towers, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: It's on Highway 243 between Bihoro and Teshikaga. I visited the place by taking Twinkle Bus tour...
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Type: Observation decks & towers, Sights & Landmarks
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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134 reviews 134 reviews
23 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 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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11 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 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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