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Lake Toya-ko

Travel Guide - Lake Toya-ko

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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

ClosedClosed

  • 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

TweetsTweets

yernee @YernEe_piggy - 2018-12-16
Touching on day5 Nipon & snow day activities killed my sense. cold is real st -9 degrees. The meals have not decrea… https://t.co/v8jYbshNtP
Daniel Jasmine @husmarried - 2018-12-15
From breathtaking Lake Tōya to icy Hakodate - snow isn’t shovelled from the pavements, so we’re walking/skidding/sl… https://t.co/W49kTOt3Mv
cocomi @cocomi_kun - 2018-12-15
Day 6
Lake Toya >> Hakodate https://t.co/kNjg1s3AMT
Aidee @aideeshahmi - 2018-12-14
What a view 😍❄️. Heading to Lake Tōya!. https://t.co/dwMJQSsyJK
มนุษย์ใช้ชีวิต @peanoinarak - 2018-12-14
Toya lake 🏞

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#hokkaido
#toyalake @ Lake view toya Nonokaze hotel https://t.co/iTlhGn6Xcv
Angela W. M. @pinkrocktopus - 2018-12-12
@Toya_J @MayatheBeing @Kristen_Arnett @Nicole_Cliffe If I recall correctly, it was previously called Jernigan, for… https://t.co/7ltpnrsbIr
Aira Santiago 👸 @airasantiago - 2018-12-11
Oh my! Great spot.. overlooking Toya Lake (@ Showa Shinzan in Sōbetsu-machi, 北海道) https://t.co/slu0YsK4AW
SapporoEnglishGuides @sapporo_guides - 2018-12-11
An-Potato is a Japanese style sweet potato produced by Wakasaimo Honpo confectionary near Lake Toya. This desert is… https://t.co/MEWU7i0Cvq
WIM Travel @WIMadventures - 2018-12-11
Overlooking Lake Toya from the Mt. Uso observatory

#TravelPALsinSapporo @flypal
#wimadventuresOverlooking Lake Toy… https://t.co/eIq5mOhase
ichi @mouton1993 - 2018-12-11
Lake Toya illumination tunnel in winter
#japanhokkaidoprivatetour #hokkaidonaturetours… https://t.co/G4WUs8j8Y6
ichi @mouton1993 - 2018-12-11
Lake Toya illumination tunnel in winter
#japanhokkaidoprivatetour #hokkaidonaturetours… https://t.co/lejLhTAdp8
ichi @mouton1993 - 2018-12-11
Lake Toya illumination tunnel in winter
#japanhokkaidoprivatetour #hokkaidonaturetours… https://t.co/pNS6eHM63K
dawn ⚡️ @udawnc - 2018-12-10
fav places
- gamcheon culture village, busan
- tomita farm, hokkaido
- lake toya, hokkaido
- tanah lot, bali
- orc… https://t.co/2cURbjsIEf
Xavier King @Manofsteel_xk - 2018-12-08
People giving Toya slack about her comments to Quad about no single people on 'couples' trips bcuz Quad slept with… https://t.co/4i9xMH5yYm
jjune @jnuee - 2018-12-04
Group shot with a view from our room 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦💕 #jnueinjapan #jnuejourney @ Lake Tōya https://t.co/AZmVT3tVel
八樺 @anuhesut - 2018-12-04
Hm. I wonder if there's a ferry service between Hakodate and Lake Toya/Noboribetsu... https://t.co/Vy95N1LPSQ
八樺 @anuhesut - 2018-12-04
Hm. I wonder if there's a ferry service between Hakodate and Lake Toya/Noboribetsu... https://t.co/Vy95N1LPSQ
八樺 @anuhesut - 2018-12-04
Hm. I wonder if there's a ferry service between Hakodate and Lake Toya/Noboribetsu... https://t.co/Vy95N1LPSQ
Vayu @Tono_Toya - 2018-12-02
I liked a @YouTube video https://t.co/cPS0LzDKBY Tera Hua | Best Pre Wedding 2018 | Kashmir | Dal Lake | Gulmarg | Shikhi & Emma |
Edgygray @edgygray - 2018-12-01
@SenkuTip Lake toya
The Hokkaido Wilds @hokkaidowilds - 2018-11-28
HIKING GUIDE: We escaped the early season slush at Mt. Muroran south of Sapporo City. This is an easy hike in most… https://t.co/TH3ZlftmNI
binge♛ @ Shoutan live 5/1 @hyster_wister - 2018-11-28
PRT
LAKE TOYA LIGHT STICK!!!!!!!!! DEDDDDDD
binge♛ @ sHOGUN KA YO!?!?!? @hyster_wister - 2018-11-28
PRT
LAKE TOYA LIGHT STICK!!!!!!!!! DEDDDDDD
ECC | Teach in Japan @ECCTeachinJapan - 2018-11-27
Lake Tōya in Hokkaido offers some spectacular scenery whatever the weather. The lake is formed from a volcanic cald… https://t.co/Ap2uCWnpli
Belle Aerials @BelleAerials - 2018-11-26
I added a video to a @YouTube playlist https://t.co/Nf6QNg0HHM Mount Hakodate & Lake Toya Hokkaido Japan Travel
Belle Aerials @BelleAerials - 2018-11-26
I liked a @YouTube video https://t.co/Nf6QNg0HHM Mount Hakodate & Lake Toya Hokkaido Japan Travel
ichi @mouton1993 - 2018-11-23
I found my first snow man at Lake hill farm at Lake Toya.
#japanhokkaidoprivatetour #hokkaidoprivatetourguide… https://t.co/1KITcVGjnF
H.I.S Travel Malaysia @histravelmy - 2018-11-22
Lake Shikotsu Ice Festival

📍 Shikotsu Toya National Park, Chitose
📅26 Jan - 18 Feb 2019
🚅 Use JR Pass and board on… https://t.co/rosWDQZJgu
ichi @mouton1993 - 2018-11-22
I found my first snow man at Lake hill farm at Lake Toya.
#japanhokkaidoprivatetour #hokkaidoprivatetourguide… https://t.co/Lhr0hrnCOY
ichi @mouton1993 - 2018-11-22
I found my first snow man at Lake hill farm at Lake Toya.
#japanhokkaidoprivatetour #hokkaidoprivatetourguide… https://t.co/sBBk7By7KD
SapporoEnglishGuides @sapporo_guides - 2018-11-21
Mt. Showa-Shinzan, which was formed during the Second Word War, is younger than my father. You can view this young… https://t.co/ggZrQMgSXE
ichi @mouton1993 - 2018-11-20
Great view of the Lake Toya from Silo observatory
#japanhokkaidoprivatetour #japanichihokkaidotravelexperience… https://t.co/KbSWSQbR4r
ichi @mouton1993 - 2018-11-20
Great view of the Lake Toya from Silo observatory
#japanhokkaidoprivatetour #japanichihokkaidotravelexperience… https://t.co/kmcicOJWav
ichi @mouton1993 - 2018-11-20
Great view of the Lake Toya from Silo observatory
#japanhokkaidoprivatetour #japanichihokkaidotravelexperience… https://t.co/urXanselzg

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