Gawp at the centerpiece of the national geological park, Lake Toya, a volcanic caldera lake surrounded by impressive scenery. With a circumference of 43 km (26 mi), the large lake boasts a number of attractions, both around and on it, with boat tours and hikes serving as the best ways to explore the area. The active volcanic nature of the area means you'll find a number of hot springs around the lake, with various spa resorts to enjoy. To learn about the geological history of the lake and the volcanic formations around it, head to the science museum located on its banks. To visit Lake Toya on your trip to Toyako-cho, use our Toyako-cho travel route tool.
Tours To Lake Toya
Explore Lake Shikotsu, Toya & Mount Usu BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $104
Duration: 9 hours
Lake Toya and Noboribetsu Hell Valley Day Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $389
Duration: 10 hours
Lake Toya Reviews
Beautiful lake surrounded by snowy mountains in winter. A really nice photo spot but do wear wind breakers in winter as it is cold more »
we went during winter and there was thick coat of snow at the viewing point. Even though the whole place is covered with snow, you can still feel the magnificence of Lake Toya and its peace around... more »
A very peaceful and quiet place where you can spend time thinking walk along the lake by yourself or with you love ones. A place worth visiting and revisiting if you want to escape from the daily busy bustling city lifestyle
깨긋한 자연과 밤하늘의 별 그리고 맥주 Bright nature, stars in the night sky, and beer. 美妙的自然和夜空的星星以及啤酒 De la nature et du ciel étoilé et de la beauté de la nature.
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