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 / 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.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

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


James  @jamesslohh - 2014-12-19
@Danielthio96 bruh where are you I'm in this pimped up hotel near Lake Toya
Chris Sneddon  @ChrisSneddon_ - 2014-12-19
@AJBarrera beyond with La Toya and Ricky lake
Fiona  @fxxna - 2014-12-18
Riding a snowmobile all the way up a mountain while it's snowing for such a pretty view of Lake Toya…
Asia's 50 Best  @Asias50Best - 2014-12-17
On the Blog: Michel Bras and Cedric Bourassin talk to @FineDiningExp about Bras Toya in #Japan #LakeToya #Hokkaido
yuri thijse  @y_thijse - 2014-12-16
A chat with Bras and Bourassin at Lake Toya Japan: via @TheWorlds50Best
The World's 50 Best  @TheWorlds50Best - 2014-12-16
On the 50 Best Blog: Kevin Chan @FineDiningExp chats with Michel Bras and Cedric Bourassin at Lake Toya #Japan
Annuaire de tourisme  @Livehotels - 2014-12-16
#japan #lake #toya #nice #scenery #snow #seasons #cool #tourism @Livehotels by shaunleec...
Toya Robison  @toya_robison - 2014-12-14
Christmas Boat Parade on Henderson Lake.
#Christmas #BoatParade #HendersonLake #MerryChristmas…
sally  @sallyhowxueli - 2014-12-14
Lake Toya.
mido tama  @midotama - 2014-12-14
lake toya
Lato  @CallMee_Toya - 2014-12-12
Now I see why during the lake effect snowstorm niggas was out here dying !



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