Lake Toya-ko

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 / RatePrice / Rate

  • 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.

Related LinksRelated Links

Address / LocationAddress / Location

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



dear   @chaeyeon0613 - 2014-09-20
an enchant evening at toya lake park
Yixian イーシェン  @thefamouscookie - 2014-09-20
Camping at Lake Toya!
NisekoBase Snowsport  @NBS_Niseko - 2014-09-20
At lake toya ranch!!! Riding horse today!!! We will walk 90 minuts to hill from here.only 1 hour drive from...
Jason Marrero  @_Lake_Toya_ - 2014-09-19
@SSeaBassArenas count me in
Jason Marrero  @_Lake_Toya_ - 2014-09-19
So I used my debit card to get something from a vending machine nd it just spat out a dollar lol, yay free chips
Jason Marrero  @_Lake_Toya_ - 2014-09-18
@SSeaBassArenas I can see the road rage already
sebastian  @SSeaBassArenas - 2014-09-18
@_Lake_Toya_ just wait until you get cut off, you're gonna want to crash into the bastard
Jason Marrero  @_Lake_Toya_ - 2014-09-18
Something tells me i won't resist the urge to run dumbasses over lol
Jason Marrero  @_Lake_Toya_ - 2014-09-18
Road test so easy lol
Dexter~~ :3  @OCDexter - 2014-09-18
Hokkaido Life: Day 6: Lake Toya is pretty much heavenHello yet again from Lake Toya. Still trying to catch up ...
apoy  @apoylovesaskya - 2014-09-17
The lake that never freezes: “Lake Toya”
Cheapo Japan  @CheapoJapan - 2014-09-17
@AltInsiderFY lol, lake toya is more interesting than it looks
Trusted Villas  @trustedvillas - 2014-09-16
Post volcano eruption ghost town – Lake Toya #travel
Cheapo Japan  @CheapoJapan - 2014-09-16
What happens to a hot spring town after a volcano erupts? See what happens: #volcano #toyako
Mark  @ClearSkies55 - 2014-09-16
@GUIDEJAPANTOURS Oh too bad...we love going to Lake Toya in Hokkaido. I have always studied Japan's volcanoes. Very interesting.
Jason Marrero  @_Lake_Toya_ - 2014-09-15
If I ever decide to start a funk band, I'd name it The F-bomb
Toya Robison  @toya_robison - 2014-09-15
Rusty, back flipping off the dock! #SundayFunday #BirthdayParty @ Henderson Lake
Toya Robison  @toya_robison - 2014-09-14
They don't even know how good they've got it! #SundayFunday #BirthdayParty #ToBeYoung @ Henderson Lake
Toya Robison  @toya_robison - 2014-09-14
Birthday Boy, Colton! @ Henderson Lake
サトシ  @good_song_heave - 2014-09-14
Lake Toya is one of the most beautiful place in Japan.
Dewi Arumsari  @dewi_arumsari88 - 2014-09-13
The lake that never freezes: “Lake Toya”
Jason Marrero  @_Lake_Toya_ - 2014-09-12
That moment of frustration when the vending machine eats ur money