Meet the inhabitants of Noboribetsu Bear Park, an animal observation facility located at the summit of the mountain. Separated by age and sex, the 200 brown bears here have been raised in the facility, with the institution growing from a population of just eight in 1958. Head into the "cage for humans" to see the bears from their own perspective, and feed them salmon and meatballs, which you can buy on site. A museum reveals the history of brown bears on the island, their behavior in the wild, and their cultural importance to the indigenous population. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Noboribetsu Bear Park and many more Noboribetsu attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Noboribetsu online trip itinerary maker .
Noboribetsu Bear Park Reviews
熊たちはとっても可愛かった！餌をもらおうと一生懸命アピールしてました。ロープウェイからの景色も良かったですよ。 ドングリを持っていくと割引になるとホテルの人に教えてもらい、熊さんたちのドングリを拾って持参。入場券購入の時に持参したドングリを計ってもらい、一人300円割引になりました。 more »The bears were so cute! I was trying my best to get food. The view from the ropeway was also good. The hotel person told me that it would be a discount if I took the acorns, and I picked up the acorns of the bears and brought them. I was asked to measure the acorns I brought when I purchased the admission ticket, and I got a 300 yen discount per person.
山の中であったら怖いけど、こうやって見てる分にはクマって可愛いですね♥クマがメインの動物園なんて珍しいから楽しかったです！でも、やっぱり野生の臭いがした(笑) more »It's scary if it's in the mountains, but it's cute to watch like this♥ it was fun because it's rare that a bear is the main zoo! But i still smelled wild (laughs)
Tickets kinda pricy ~2500 per person. You get a gondola ride up and entrance to park. We walked past earlier in the day and it said it was closed due to wind. But came back an hour later and it was open again. When we went up it was really empty,m even though it was 2pm. All the stalls were closed. We saw a duck race, you can bet on ducks and they run. But we saw it once during our time there. The bear show didn’t happen and we weren’t told before hand. No squirrels in the squirrel park. Can buy salmon biscuits to feed bears. 100 yen a bag of about 6 biscuits. The bears will wave and do humorous things to make you throw the treat at them. It’s kinda really sad. Hope the bears get treated okay. There’s also a human cage where you can put the biscuit through a tube and feed the bear that way. Overall just made me feel kind of depressed. The museum was also very bleak and sad. Lots of stuffed bears to take pics with.
Went there during the winter and liked it a lot. We love bears and were delighted to see how well cared for they are. They keep the males separate from the females, and there are a lot more females. You can feed the males up close from a little tunnel, or you can throw treats at them (100 yen for a bag of 6). There's a natural museum that's worth taking a look at, and make sure you go to the top observation deck for the views of the lake. Don't read into the reviews that say it's outdated or sad - it's a working zoo. Bears compete over treats and don't move around unless necessary - sounds like nature to me. Too bad there weren't cubs around when we went.
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