It is a well-known fact that Hokkaido is Japan’s second largest island. Visitors may find here lots of interesting attractions, but also a wonderful scenery and a cool weather. This is the ideal place for tourists to experience traditional activities from Japan. Hokkaido owns six national parks, 12 prefectural natural parks, five quasi-national parks and eight airports, which are connected to important cities in the country. The best season to visit Hokkaido is the spring when the island is filled with awakening greenery and natural flowers bloom. This beautiful island is one of Japan’s preeminent resort spots and attracts a lot of visitors every year.
Photo Source: en.wikipedia.org
Situated in Akan National Park, Lake Akan is a wonderful crater lake. Here, you may find and a rare and interesting algae species, named marimo, which shapes into beautiful green balls and lives in fresh water lake. Near Lake Akan you will also find two beautiful mountains that will offer you impressive hiking courses. Meakan and Oakan are the two volcanoes whose eruptions formed the view around Lake Akan. You will find this beautiful lake at about 74 kilometers north of Kushiro.
Sapporo Odori Park
Photo Source: lvtao.me
Sapporo is situated in western Hokkaido and is the largest city on the island. Here, you will find a beautiful park that stretches from the east to the west, in the center of the city. Sapporo Odori Park is a symbol of Sapporo city. This park is home to lovely fountains, art objects, acacia plants, lilac and lots of flowerbeds. Near this park are positioned trading companies, local government offices, financial institutions and in the south you will find a large underground shopping mall.
Photo Source: roundtheworldtourism.blogspot.com
Located in the north-east of Hokkaido, Shiretoko Peninsula is the pride of the Japanese society. This impressive peninsula has been designated World Heritage Site back in 2005. Here, you will find an impressive wild life with bears, seals, wolves, eagles and other amazing animals.
Hokkaido is a beautiful island that is worth to be visited. You will certainly find wonderful attractions that you will enjoy. Have you ever been to Sapporo Odori Park?
Top incoming search terms:
- beautiful hokkaido facebook