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Shirogane, Biei-cho, Kamikawa-gun 071-0235, Hokkaido
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All reviews car park the bus parking area traffic jam worth a visit early in the morning public transport short walk out of the way easy walk small lake your eyes nice pictures phone number visit this place taking photos during summer
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we visited the blue pond today. it was rainy quite heavily but the crowd was there. As it was a nature, the place is really muddy. May be die to the rain the water wasn't as bluenas thos we see on photos, or may be...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were there today and thank God for holding the rain. The reflections were beautiful, so was the pond but at the end of our walk, the rain started falling and everything was washed away. Real pity for those that just came.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

U can use u jr pass to train from Sapporo to biei. Get out of the train turn left to the tourist info office & they are really good help u with u inquiry. 2 ways get there: 1. Charter taxi thru the tourist info...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 11, 2019 via mobile

We arrived at 2nd week of Apr, end of the winter season. We can clearly see the blue color pond with stream flowing at the end of the walk. Probably due the right timing we arrived at about 3.30pm, we can see shadow photo of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank eagoh
Reviewed April 2, 2019

A tourist attraction that located at Biei area. This place named blue pond. However, you have to visit during summer, because in the winter the water will be freeze and snowy. In winter it doesn't look like a pond.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 20, 2019 via mobile

Have always wanted to visit this place. It was such an amazing, extraordinary view ... we never would have thought to sight such a scenery right in the middle of a densely forest ... this is a must place to visit in Hokkaido!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank IcloUd98
Reviewed February 19, 2019

Nothing much to see here during winter when it snows almost everyday. Not worth visiting unless if you're visiting places in the area. There's a stream at the end where you can take some nice pictures. Beware of the steps leading to the pond, I...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Melanie_einaleM
Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

Been here for the summer and winter View but winter can't see much except snow all over the pond. There is a nearby stream flowing at the end of the walk.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ValLaw26
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Visited the amazing Blue Pond in September 2018 with my family of 5. The view is simply breathtaking & so enchanting. One have to be there to experience the serenity of Blue Pond. The pond is really 100% blue in color. We spend about 2...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 10, 2018

Drove there at night while it was raining after snow to check out the night illumination. Found the carpark to be empty,dark and full of snow and decided to ditch the plan. Returned the next morning to find that there is another better new car...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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February 3, 2019|
Response from simonwong88 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, late March may still be cold, just put on a jacket & comfortable walking shoes. Not certain on public transport schedule during that time, best is to google search the public bus schedule for confirmation. Enjoy yr... More
December 5, 2018|
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Response from Richard K | Reviewed this property |
Hi Melanie, Guess you need to see the weather forecast on this but trust it is a cold season. As per what another comment that I saw, "During winter, the snow and the cold practically froze and covered the whole pond... More
November 15, 2018|
Response from mabei0123 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if it's frozen or not. But, are you going there by public transportation? It's easier to go by driving in Spring, Summer or Autumn, but not in Winter with snow/ice on the roads. I learned that many... More