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Tokachidake Bogakudai Observation Tower

Shirogane, Kamikawa-gun, Biei-cho 071-0235, Hokkaido
+81 166-92-4378
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Great view of the mountain

There is a great view of Mt. Tokachi from here. It's volcanic activity is very impressive. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
New Zealand
Snow in Spring!

I visited the place expecting a decent view, but was amazed at the mountain range that greeted me... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
Selangor, Malaysia
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Shirogane, Kamikawa-gun, Biei-cho 071-0235, Hokkaido
+81 166-92-4378
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a great view of Mt. Tokachi from here. It's volcanic activity is very impressive. The observatory has full explanations in English and really impressive photos of previous eruptions. Well worth the visit, though as always in Hokkaido, you need a car to get...More

Thank Gooner51
Reviewed 26 May 2017

I visited the place expecting a decent view, but was amazed at the mountain range that greeted me. There was also snow, and the sunny weather ushered me to fool around (being someone who has never experienced snow).

Thank Jeynalsc
Reviewed 10 June 2016

My 1st Self-drive (F&E) tour. My 1st visit to Japan. I LOVE this place. We can see that the mountains still cover with snow. We happened to see a deer when we are on our way to the Tokachidake Bogakudai Observation Tower. The scenery is...More

1  Thank Jason L
Reviewed 3 November 2015

After the visit to the Blue Pond, we continued our journey through the hills and we were really glad to stop at the vista point. We lucked out that the storm had passed a couple days earlier so was sunny and quite pleasantly warm even...More

1  Thank toga1k
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Visited this place along the way to Shirohige Falls and Blue Pond. We were let down by the weather. When we arrived and parked our car, it was initially drizzling and windy. We decided to walk towards the observation point. Before we could reach there,...More

1  Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed 19 August 2014 via mobile

We went there before Blue Pond about 3pm. The weather was just nice, windy and cool. There is a free of charge car park, public toilet with toilet rolls but very smelly and not clean, closed down souvenirs shop and few tourist. Overall scenery around...More

1  Thank 777Ally
Reviewed 10 June 2013

We were in the Biei region and have booked a hotel at Shirogane onsen. The view point is just 10 mins drive from Shirogane and can be combined with a visit to the blue pond if you are not staying in the area. From the...More

3  Thank kangtan
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