Trip Planner:   Asia  /  Japan  /  Hokkaido  /  Lake Toya

Lake Toya, Hokkaido

4.3
#12 of 264 in Nature in Hokkaido
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.
Create an itinerary including Lake Toya
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Lake Toya Reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
528 reviews
Google
4.4
TripAdvisor
  • Breathtaking views and a pleasant drive around the lake. Plenty of places to stop along the way. I suggest stopping at Sobetsu-Cho for the waterfall and also visit the Windsor Hotel Resort. Cherry....  more »
  • We decided to stop at Toya during our trip from Sapporo to Hakodate. Toya is around 2 hours from Sapporo. From Toya Station, we took the bus to Lake Toya, you can purchased the return bus ticket...  more »
Google
  • 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.

Plan your trip to Toyako-cho

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Toyako-cho

See all ›
3.5
Duration: 30 minutes
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min

Side trips from Toyako-cho

4.5
Duration: 6 hours
4.1
Duration: 1 hour
4.0
Duration: 1 hour

Hidden gems in Toyako-cho

2.9
Duration: 30 minutes
4.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
3.9
Duration: 30 minutes
3.5
Duration: 1h 30 min

Museums in Toyako-cho

See all ›
4.0
Duration: 30 minutes
4.0
Duration: 1 hour
2.9
Duration: 30 minutes
3.3
Duration: 1h 30 min

Nearby attractions in Toyako-cho

3.6
Duration: 4 hours
2.8
Duration: 30 minutes
4.2
Duration: 1 hour
4.3
Duration: 30 minutes

Parks in Toyako-cho

4.0
Duration: 30 minutes
1.0
Duration: 30 minutes