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Kushiro Marshland Hike | XV07

Nature and Wildlife#Enjoy a close look at indigenous plants and wildlife on an ecological exploration that directly contributes to environmental stewardship.
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Kushiro Marshland Hike

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Starting from $169 USD / Adult
Explore the Kushiro Marshland, a distinctive ecological marvel, home to rare and unique species. Your adventure begins with a drive to the Onnenai Visitor Center where you’ll join your local nature guide for a hike along the Onnenai Boardwalk. This unique marsh is located on the west side of Kushiro Shitsugen National Park. Have your camera ready for sweeping views of this beautiful marsh landscape. Learn about the diverse species that call the marsh home. 600 plant species grow here in abundance and the marsh is home to Japanese cranes and other migratory birds. See flowers from the Ice Age that grow only in eastern Hokkaido. Admire the delicate alpine plants and keep on the watch for northern animals. After your hike, enjoy snacks and refreshments at the Onnenai Visitor Center.
  • Walk the Onnenai Boardwalk from which you can observe the marsh’s plant species, Japanese cranes, and other migratory birds.
  • Meet a local nature guide who will introduce you to some unique species that exist only in eastern Hokkaido.
  • Enjoy snacks and drinks at the Onnenai Visitor Center.
What to BringShow
  • KeyCard and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Cash/credit cards
What to WearShow
  • Walking shoes
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Light clothing
  • Wind/water resistant jacket
Important NotesShow
  • Guests in wheelchairs and those with limited mobility should not select this tour.
  • Guests must be able to walk approximately 1.6 miles over flat and uneven surfaces, and negotiate approximately 100 steps.
  • Coach cannot accommodate electric scooters. Only folding wheelchairs are permitted.
  • Guests must be able to negotiate a few steps to enter and exit the coach.
  • Tour sequence may vary.
  • Bring Japanese Yen for additional purchases.
  • Tour is subject to weather conditions.
Location Kushiro, JapanKushiro, Japan
Tour Code XV07XV07
Duration4.00 Hours4.00 Hours
Activity Level#Strenuous#Strenuous
RestrictionsMinimum Age: 1 year
Minimum Age: 1 year
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