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Gojiraiwa Kanko Utoro- Day Tours (West Shiretoko)

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We operate Landscape and bear watching cruise from world nature heritage Shiretoko Japan. Enjoy the spectacular scenery of waters and cliffs as viewed from the sea. The Wildlife, We have Brown bears and some birds especially Spectacled Guillemot...more
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51 Utorohigashi, Shari-cho, Shari-gun 099-4355, Hokkaido
+81 152-24-3060
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

We booked the brown bear cruise on the English website, they required some details like how many passengers, your accomodation, contact no etc and send it to their email address (kct.shiretoko@gmail.com). Make the payment at their office on the cruise date. The office is located...More

1  Thank Mei Ling L
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Booked the cruise on the web (in English). After you made the payment at the office, you were asked to queue up when they called your name. Staff would lead you to the wharf to board the ferry. The company also offered discounts if you...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

This is one of the highlights of our trip where we saw Shiretoko from an angle which would otherwise be impossible if we just drove along the coast. We took the shortest course : MT Io course. Booking should be done on their website. We...More

Thank Adeline_Lim88
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We went on the small boat operator who I believe was Utoro Cruise: Kamuiwakka cruises. We paid the 円8000 on the advice that this would get us closer to the shore and the boat travelled quicker which allowed more time at each site. I have...More

2  Thank markelshout
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We took the 2 hour long brown bear course (went end of June) from Utoro -- we saw an eagle and 4 bears (one lone bear, and a mother with two cubs!!!!). As the boat is still kind of big (45 person max), we couldn't...More

1  Thank MrN00dles
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

We knew there was no sea ice near Rausu but wanted to get close to the Steller's and White-tailed Sea Eagles. We managed to book this trip ¥7000 each for birder and photographer the night before going, other boat was full. The photographer big DSLR...More

Thank sarah b
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Seasonal program, please check official website for more detail. Purposely come to Utoro onsen for this drift ice walk, weather condition no good this few day, big wave, less drift ice, but still ok for experience. Drift ice walk location are public area, if you...More

1  Thank hckok77
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Took the morning nature viewing trip from Shari. Boat is large, modern, and easily accommodates all passengers. The trip is interesting, with an excellent view of the peninsula. We were fortunate to spot a mother bear with two cubs in tow walking on the rocky...More

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