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Address: Shiraoi-gun, Shiraoi-cho, Hokkaido
Phone Number: +81 144-82-2121
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nice surprise

didn't expect to see this. but it was a nice place to drive by. but getting a good full view of the lake is difficult. not much developed as a tourist attraction... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2014
Kim H
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It was good to be in the lake and there are people who come there to spend the evening with the families

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

didn't expect to see this. but it was a nice place to drive by. but getting a good full view of the lake is difficult. not much developed as a tourist attraction. imagination-provoking place. the road by it would be great for cyclists. do check it out on your way out of the onsen village.

1 Thank Kim H
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Touted as the rounded lake in Japan, we made a short detour to see it as we left Noboribetsu. The view from the high observation point was nice. You can see its "roundness". It is surrounded by lush greenery. There isn't much by the lakeside, Just one hut with a couple of boats on the lakeshore. Might have been food... More 

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23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Nice view and serenity of the old crater. The peaceful lake with the sound and smell of nature and good imagination of this old volcanic creation can make this place a popular attraction. Since the winding asphalt road is narrow, driving with extra caution during high season. Good for picnic along the beach too.

3 Thank asianchef

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