Lake Shikotsu

Lake Shikotsu is one of the best places to travel in Chitose-shi, Hokkaido Prefecture, Japan. Here're guides for attractions, hours, access, map, spots nearby, and photos of Lake Shikotsu posted by Japanese travelers in the know.

Lake Shikotsu 2 Reviews

Shikotsu Lake in Hokkaido, though the festival held a limited period between January and February, many people come to see it.

Lake Shikotsu is a caldera lake formed by eruption. And, it's the most transparent lake in Japan. From the leisure boat, you can see even the bottom of the lake as the second pic, you should try. ◎About 1 hour by car from Chitose or Sapporo. The leisure boat in the water is for 1500 yen for one parson.