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Tranquil repose - walking beside this lake was simply blissful on a cool morning. I wrote a separate review on the Ainu center, the scheduled performances and how to get here from Kushiro as a day trip: you can refer to this link:
A astounding lake with Mt. Oakan behind (or around) it. You can visit through the hotel Lake Akan Tsuruga hotel or go to other sides around it. They also these algae balls called Marimo that can only be found in Lake Akan & nowhere around...More
Akan Lake is one of the most beautiful lakes in Japan. It was well worth for the visit. There was a short trail between the lake and the hotels and near the pier in the town. It was a very pleasant walk. I highly recommend...More
Staying here in September. Quiet and peaceful. The hotels are clustered in an area at one end of the lake and are used as a base for skiing in the winter when I imagine the place would be packed.
Seems a good place to base...More
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We had a hire car and drove around Hokkaido using this as it seemed a easier alternative for getting off the beaten track. However for travelling around Honshu we used the rail system without any problems.