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Lake Chuzenji-ko

Travel Guide - Lake Chuzenji-ko

InformationInformation

Lake Chuzenji-ko is located at the height of 1,269 meters near Kegon-no-Taki Falls in Okunikko. The largest lake in Tochigi has a 25-kilometer perimeter and a maximum depth of about 163 meters. Visitors can enjoy pleasure boat ride on the lake.
It is said that the lake has been created by an eruption of Mt. Nantai-san. Then it was discovered by a Buddhist priest Shodo Shonin, the founder of the temples of Nikko, when he climbed up the mountain in 782. The lake is also called "Sachi-no-Umi (Lake of Fortune)", the name given by the Emperor Meiji when he visited the lake in 1876.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Open 24 hours

ClosedClosed

  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 49 minutes from JR Nikko Station by the bus bound for Chuzenji Onsen or Yumoto Onsen. Get off at Chuzenji Onsen Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • Chugushi, Nikko-shi, Tochigi, 321-1661

TweetsTweets

Pragyaparomita @pragyaparomita - 2018-07-21
Just posted a photo @ Lake Chūzenji https://t.co/2i6Z15gUwg
nadiah faisal @naddF - 2018-07-16
Chuzenji Lake, Nikko Japan | A lake between mountains.
Photo processed using Lightroom. 🙃 https://t.co/H7fuZnFTwU
Wellness4all.co @Wellness4allC - 2018-07-14
'Lake Chūzenji, Nikko' , posted by /u/route-eighteen -- see the reddit comments at: https://t.co/cL38oXxD4Xhttps://t.co/LxTuvcWp2w
AndOREAH Fabellini @haerone - 2018-07-11
Popular on 500px : Be free by nachozitsev lake,idyllic,outdoor pursuit,mountain,mirror lake,june lake,standing wate… https://t.co/olVj7ld1Wq
Masterpiece of Japan @JapanTraCul - 2018-07-07
'Shore of Lake Chuzenji' by Shotei Takahashi (1871-1945) https://t.co/C4VM0C0vNs
/r/travel @rslashtravel - 2018-07-05
Lake Chuzenji in Nikko Japan was breathtaking - https://t.co/qYg9sVYx5t
香り | kaori @ijasama - 2018-07-01
I wish I bought the pass before I went there bcs I had to pay 1150yen one way from Nikko Station to Lake Chuzenji. It was hella expensive 😖
Wellness4all.co @Wellness4allC - 2018-06-30
'Sunset over Lake Chūzenji, Nikko [OC]' , posted by /u/route-eighteen -- see the reddit comments at:… https://t.co/1ETb7zzeFO
やっちゃえ @y047aka - 2018-06-30
@Killimajaro There is Lake Chūzenji with Kegon Falls.
https://t.co/UYGciu38vz
家康が唯一恐れた男 @y047aka - 2018-06-30
@Killimajaro There is Lake Chūzenji with Kegon Falls.
https://t.co/UYGciu38vz
戸塚孝高 @y047aka - 2018-06-30
@Killimajaro There is Lake Chūzenji with Kegon Falls.
https://t.co/UYGciu38vz
Lou Munoz @MunozLou - 2018-06-22
Just posted a photo @ Lake Chuzenji https://t.co/Tk2zR74uLT
Lou Munoz @MunozLou - 2018-06-20
Just posted a photo @ Lake Chuzenji https://t.co/PT7rotiyXS
Lou Munoz @MunozLou - 2018-06-20
Just posted a photo @ Lake Chuzenji https://t.co/ngnnr2kuSs
Wellness4all.co @Wellness4allC - 2018-06-20
'Lake Chuzenji in Nikko (OC)' , posted by /u/Combobulationed -- see the reddit comments at: https://t.co/RGwnjHimgChttps://t.co/9EylIxC7UN
Wellness4all.co @Wellness4allC - 2018-06-20
'Lake Chuzenji in Nikko (OC)' , posted by /u/Combobulationed -- see the reddit comments at: https://t.co/RGwnjHimgChttps://t.co/ER4I5VCekM
Jeroen Donker @jeroendonker - 2018-06-16
@DistantDystopia We passed through Chichibu in our campervan on the way to lake Chuzenji and spent the night at a m… https://t.co/apVTfTINXS
Leanne J @minxlj - 2018-06-16
@OneMoreGuyjin @DistantDystopia It was so lovely we changed our plans to have an extra day there; loved Lake Chuzen… https://t.co/NfF7WUVBBZ
至誠而不動者未之有也 卍 @Elucidatus - 2018-06-15
Lake Chūzenji, Nikkō National Park, Nikkō, Tochigi. This wonderfully scenic lake was created over 20,000 years ago… https://t.co/1fdK2qjFTz
JE1FRC @je1frc - 2018-06-10
@stransky_lubos Thank you.
It is Lake Chuzenji in Nikko.
Harsh Vardhan @harshvardhanart - 2018-05-25
https://t.co/cF99SEunpn by buktan https://t.co/2vSXkWf1VM idyllic,mountain,dress,tranquil scene,getting away from i… https://t.co/AL359N2Enr
500px Japan Photos @500px_jp - 2018-05-22
[1853] 'Lake Chuzenji' by @yokaijapan. https://t.co/TlebCdNIXP #500px #Japan #Tochigi #Landscapes #Nikon #Spring #Map #Photography
Shawne Benson is E3 preppin’ @shawnethegirl - 2018-05-15
Lake Chuzenji is pretty chill. https://t.co/E7hUN6xXrQ
Shawne Benson’s in 🇯🇵 @shawnethegirl - 2018-05-15
Lake Chuzenji is pretty chill. https://t.co/E7hUN6xXrQ
WAttention Tokyo @wattention - 2018-05-14
Toshogu Shrine and Lake Chuzenji are two of the most well-known attractions in Nikko. But do you know that Yunishig… https://t.co/0gwtn60nI8
WAttention Tokyo @wattention - 2018-05-14
Toshogu Shrine and Lake Chuzenji are two of the most well-known attractions in Nikko. But do you know that Yunishig… https://t.co/XpwVlwOhRk
@masa_dante - 2018-05-12
@aquatripper I am waiting for Lake Chuzenji(о´∀`о)ノ!
雅★伝説 @masa_dante - 2018-05-12
@aquatripper I am waiting for Lake Chuzenji(о´∀`о)ノ!
doryuu🏄🏼🎸🏂🙏🤙 @andrew_flower - 2018-05-06
Beautiful area
#chuzenji #中禅寺湖 #日光 #lake #japan #池 @ Chuzenji Lake https://t.co/2x3PTyA7Lw
Harsh Vardhan @harshvardhanart - 2018-05-05
https://t.co/p4XI90Jz39 by carasionut https://t.co/2vSXkVXr4e fog,looking at view,lake,sunrise,solitude,horizon ove… https://t.co/k4Sa99aIRO
kou-salmon @nerka_hunter - 2018-05-05
Violation of Lake Chuzenji

Forget the past.
Do not ask me about his story.

Have fun fishing👍

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