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Sounkyo Onsen

Kamikawa-cho, Kamikawa-gun 078-1700, Hokkaido
+81 1658-2-1811
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Cozy little town

This is a small town which is easily covered on foot. Not much to do in the town area other than... read more

Reviewed January 24, 2018
Nightshade00
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Singapore, Singapore
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Onsen town

Tucked in the Sounkyo Gorge, Sounkyo Onsen is an excellent base for a hiking trip to the top of Mt... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2017
Tom B
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Melbourne, Australia
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  • Average19%
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Jan 24, 2018
“Cozy little town”
Sep 11, 2017
“Onsen town”
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Kamikawa-cho, Kamikawa-gun 078-1700, Hokkaido
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+81 1658-2-1811
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Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

This is a small town which is easily covered on foot. Not much to do in the town area other than the cable car, but there were some lovely Halloween pumpkin displays. We also stumbled across a hot spring foot bath in the middle of...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Tucked in the Sounkyo Gorge, Sounkyo Onsen is an excellent base for a hiking trip to the top of Mt Kurodake featuring views of the plateau and amazing autumn colors.

Thank Tom B
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Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

Daitsesuzan National Park is very beautiful and Sounkyo Onsen is a small but wonderful part of the park. I visited it 2 years ago in July when we drive them on a whim from Asahikawa as it wasn't on our planned itinerary. We stayed a...More

Thank Jessie L
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Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Well worth a visit, although it is small with a handful of shops. But's let's face it.....did you really come to Hokkaido to shop? Of course not. You came for the fabulous scenery of the national parks, and that you get that aplenty at Sounkyo...More

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Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

Stunning views even when entering the gorge. Many onsen resorts here to suit your taste. An experience soaking in onsen while out in winter. An ice waterfall festival is also held here in Feb which showcases many ice sculptures

Thank Nicholas O
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Reviewed September 16, 2015

A tiny tiny little town with a main street with literally numeral shops and a few lodging places, it was nice and the onsen was great but not necessarily worth an overnight stay.

Thank Mish_H50
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Reviewed August 13, 2015

Absolutely stunning part of Hokkaido, but quite touristy. A little bit out of the way, very relaxing atmosphere, with a variety of different things you can do.

Thank kate s
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Reviewed August 10, 2014

Good video and information with very helpful staff ( also speak Chinese) which make our visit to sounkyo very worthwhile.

1  Thank 2014maria0730
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