We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bihorotoge Lookout

Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Furuume, Abashiri-gun, Bihoro-cho 092-0022, Hokkaido
Description: It's on Highway 243 between Bihoro and Teshikaga. I visited the place by...
It's on Highway 243 between Bihoro and Teshikaga. I visited the place by taking Twinkle Bus tour (organised by JR Hokkaido).
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 76 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 39
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Make time to stop for a breathtaking view

Bihorotoge Lookout is a Roadstation one will pass by when driving from Lake Kussharo to Bihoro town along Highway 243. There is a roadstation stop here. One must make a point to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
kwoong
,
Singapore
Add Photo Write a Review

76 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this attraction
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Singapore
Level Contributor
214 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Bihorotoge Lookout is a Roadstation one will pass by when driving from Lake Kussharo to Bihoro town along Highway 243. There is a roadstation stop here. One must make a point to climb up a little slope across the roadstation to catch a most picturesque view of Lake Kussharo and the surrounding. We passed by in the late afternoon and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cairns, Australia
Level Contributor
14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

If you're lucky enough to go here on a nice day you are in for a great scenic view. I have been here many times and in every season. Best times to go are early morning and late afternoon if you want to take nice photos, but anytime is OK if the weather is nice. There is also a nice... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tokyo, Japan
Level Contributor
133 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Level Contributor
113 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Bihorotoge Lookout also viewed

Teshikaga-cho, Kawakami-gun
 
Teshikaga-cho, Kawakami-gun
 

Been to Bihorotoge Lookout? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Bihorotoge Lookout

Address: Address: Furuume, Abashiri-gun, Bihoro-cho 092-0022, Hokkaido
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Hokkaido  >  Abashiri-gun  >  Bihoro-cho

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Bihorotoge Lookout staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?