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Lake Toya-ko

Travel Guide - Lake Toya-ko


Lake Toya-ko is a caldera lake with the circumference of 43 kilimeters and the maximum depth of 180 meters. It abounds with fish (especially Kokanee salmon) and has a magnificent view with Mt. Showa-Shinzan and Mt. Usu. The four various-sized islets called Nakajima are most picturesque, and wild Yezo deers can be seen there.
In spite of located in Hokkaido, the climate around this place is mild in general and the lake never freezes over. The tourist season continues from April until the end of October, and fireworks show is held during the period. Toya-ko Onsen Spa, with abundant hot water located in the south of the lake, is known as one of the largest hot-spring resorts in Hokkaido.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Open 24 hours


  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 20 minutes from JR Toya Station by the bus bound for Toya-ko Onsen. Get off at Toya-ko Onsen Bus Terminal.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • Toyamachi, Toyako-cho Abuta-gun, Hokkaido, 049-5802


Alright. @______Toya - 2015-07-04
@Kashiuss Jp. To the lake
Shin Kinoshita @shinkino - 2015-07-03
Back to Toya-lake http://t.co/0tz3C56jLS
Japan Info @Japan_Info_ - 2015-07-02
Discover Amazing Nature Around Toya Lake, Sapporo http://t.co/iPWHGc5S92
#Sapporo #Hokkaido #Lake #outdoors http://t.co/Wt44QQD3t6
Alendria @sunshineeeeee__ - 2015-06-30
@iChoseMoney 😁😁😁😁okay just text me i was going to go on the lake with Toya and get crawfish and shit
Slim @e64johnson - 2015-06-29
@serious_toya that just right here in salt lake it 99.99 degs
Bryan Ong @bryanongg - 2015-06-28
Lake Toya https://t.co/bffkbn9kcQ
Bryan Ong @bryanongg - 2015-06-28
Lake Toya

http://t.co/cXUWRC2NYR http://t.co/ReyMORQbyu
H-Tonberry. @yuuxi_ - 2015-06-28
i see lake toya >LRT
Loveable @Toya_Baby27 - 2015-06-28
I wanna go to the lake today
Tokyo Fox @tokyofox - 2015-06-28
At Lake Toya&seems there was some kind of anime festival y'day & today!Just missed it but still saw cosplayers &cars! http://t.co/lJLuje0dD5
ダニエル@LiSAシンガポール 7/18 @TanoshiiNow - 2015-06-28
Ayano Mashiro's setlist at Lake Toya today! https://t.co/X7Xw13mFbD
ナナツ=夜 @yuuxi_ - 2015-06-28
i see lake toya >LRT
ナナツ=夜 @yuuxi_ - 2015-06-28
i see lake toya >LRT
Yiqian @lim_yiqian - 2015-06-26
Lake Toya is amazing. More like the sea.
Yiqian @lim_yiqian - 2015-06-26
The beautiful view at Lake Verity (Lake Toya). Mespirit anyone?? #日本tourist #laketoya #pokemon… https://t.co/4x26bO0TPA
onlynativejapan @onlynativejapan - 2015-06-26
【Hokkaido】 Lake Toya, a caldera lake created by a volcanic eruption about 110,000 years ago… http://t.co/iLqzksEfjs http://t.co/xDPAjvrAsw
Patrick Paolantonio @ppaolantonio - 2015-06-25
Short sleeves for @WISN12News at 5. Long sleeves for the 6pm news. Cool breeze off the lake @Toya_Washington http://t.co/qokmpMGURA
Chris B @Chopperb - 2015-06-24
Time to watch japan: earth's enchanted islands on @BBCiPlayer
Hokkaido episode. Wonder if lake toya will be in it?
Dominic Chong @nuttywalnutty - 2015-06-24
Fun with the pano function at Lake Toya! Hokkaido is too awesome!! ☺️☺️ https://t.co/qRPCpkyvLZ
Toya Boyd @Toya_Denise - 2015-06-22
Bouta go sit at the beach or lake.
Toya Washington @Toya_Washington - 2015-06-22
Never know what you'll see on the lake! IDK who she is but it was her first time on jet boots & she #crushed it! http://t.co/kybuqjoSyN
#500px @iGeneHenry - 2015-06-21
#500px http://t.co/46K1PJZtso Lake Toya by Teddy Wong http://t.co/Z9uJNagnNU
#Photoshop Tips @iSandyFlorence - 2015-06-21
#Photoshop http://t.co/p6v8f6JBRH Lake Toya by Teddy Wong http://t.co/aBA18CjMTC
Amazing Instagram @InstagramAction - 2015-06-21
#instagram Lake Toya by Teddy Wong #instaration #photography #photooftheday #foto http://t.co/1eIFHYyolv
KONG @Kong_said - 2015-06-21
Freedom #bird #toyalake #japan #toya #hokkaido #nature #lake #mountain #trip #travel #freedom #vsco… https://t.co/GyOw8JUCqR
Lee Edwin @iLeeEdwin - 2015-06-21
#photography Lake Toya by Teddy Wong http://t.co/igPYWh4ljt http://t.co/Y50upO9XPW
Photoshop Tutorials @PriscillaDanieI - 2015-06-21
#photoshop http://t.co/UIUy7EAUc0 Lake Toya by Teddy Wong http://t.co/HRS1uRhCXu
Fabulous Ubud @FabulousUbud - 2015-06-20
Bathe in the naturally hot water lake on Mount Batur while enjoying the beautiful views http://t.co/Tv741h6o7v http://t.co/VAycqaTjVx
Luca @lucherinyo - 2015-06-20
im still waiting for my babies to arrive so I can sell Takasugi to pay the rest of the payment for Lake Toya
Luca @xleurouxez - 2015-06-20
im still waiting for my babies to arrive so I can sell Takasugi to pay the rest of the payment for Lake Toya


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