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1 Day Meakandake Hiking in Hokkaido

1 Day Meakandake Hiking in Hokkaido | Japan

One day hiking in Meakandake, Hokkaido, Japan. By walking in the deep forest you can enjoy fabulous views. Take part in this hiking trip in Japan!


1 Day

Apr - Sep




Let's enjoy hiking in deep forest of Meakandake, Hokkaido! 

Meakandake (Mt. Meakan: 1,499m)  is located south-west of Lake Akan. It is also called Machineshiri, which means 'female mountain' in Ainu language. Ainu is the indigenous peoples of northern part of Japan. While we make a slow ascent through the forests, a lot of beautiful alpine plants welcome us.

Then, at about 1,200m high, we reach the shoulder of Mt. Meakan. Later, the broad and slow gravel ground slope will appear from behind lava ridge. From the summit of Meakandake, we can enjoy a fabulous panorama looking down towards the lakes.

Get a glimpse of what the trek there is like by reading this testimonial from a very pleased couple of hikers!

Price includes

- Guiding fee


What are some recommended accommodations near our adventure location?

We understand that finding the perfect place to stay is an essential part of your adventure experience. To help you with this, we’ve curated a list of three highly recommended hotels that offer comfort, convenience, and a touch of local charm. These accommodations are well-suited for adventurers looking to relax and rejuvenate after an exciting day of exploration
Hotel Hokuten no Oka Lake Abashiri Abashiri Japan
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Dormy Inn Abashiri Abashiri Japan
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Abashiri Kanko Hotel Abashiri Japan
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What people are saying about this trip



As for Kikuo-san, we both really liked her.  She is very pleasant.  A bit quiet spoken in a good way.  She obviously knows the Akan region very well, as she lives inside the national park.  She has very responsible and well organised.  I would have her guide us again, when we go back to the area.

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