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Shiretoko World Heritage Conservation Center

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If u have time watch the 12 min short firm. Staff was helpful. Exhibits had English as well as... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2017
Toronto, Canada
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Gateway to the peninsula with free parking as a bonus

This is pretty much an all purpose stop with a wide range of food and other types of souvenirs, a... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2016
Grafton, Australia
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Aug 27, 2018
“Best conservation centre in park area”
May 23, 2017
“World Natural Heritage, Shiretoko.”
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

The Shiretoko World Heritage Centre is the first of the nature centres you will encounter if you approach the Shiretoko National Park from the Abashiri/Shari/Utoro side of the peninsula. It is a good pit stop for clean restrooms and has a static display of the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank JohnD209
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

世界自然遺産の情報ハブ。 道の駅シリエトクの隣に位置する。 熊の生態や知床の森に聴く様々な音。 This is a Shiretoko World Natural Heritage information hub. I highly recommend you drop by if you get a chance. 知床の森におけるマナーを知っておこう🎵

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Yoshimi_NZ
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

If u have time watch the 12 min short firm. Staff was helpful. Exhibits had English as well as Japanese, an excellent intro to the Shiretoko Peninsula.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank starlitsky3311
Reviewed November 8, 2016

This is pretty much an all purpose stop with a wide range of food and other types of souvenirs, a cafe, an informative and well resourced information centre and the only free parking we could find in Utoro. We had driven over from Rausu for...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank GraftonRiverguide
Reviewed July 12, 2016

This is a great place to drop by before starting to enjoy the great nature Shiretoko Peninsula can offer. It is located right next to Roadside Station (Michi-no-eki) Utoro Shirietoku. Large photographs are displayed with detailed introduction in Japanese, English, Chinese and Korean. They also...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Chuzaa
Reviewed June 3, 2016

Th Shiretoko Wld Hritage Cenre s without dubt, a most informative facility. Situated on the main road through Oturo it cannot really be missed. Enter the building and follow the footprints. These footprints guide you around the displays and models opening your eyse to a...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank william1942
Reviewed June 1, 2016

the staff at the information counter is very helpful and you can get stop by to check the national park access and road condition. There is beverage vending machine and washroom facilities for the tourist. If you wish to know more abt the shiretoko, you...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Rachelyap_MY
Reviewed May 15, 2016

I really recommend you visit this place to learn about the nature of Shiretoko if you are visiting there.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Kelsey W
Reviewed February 26, 2016

It is a lovely Center on the way to Shiretoko (from Abashiro's direction). I think especially children would like it.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Niki S
Reviewed December 25, 2014

I know that bear are in the area however we did not see any. I wonder if it would be more interesting if this tour would be better in a small group format instead of a large motorcoach tour? There is a nature center /...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank DrLFoodie
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