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Water Sports in Japan

Jump into the adrenaline-fuelled Japanese playground of canyons lined with high rugged mountains

The islands of Japan overflow with zigzagging rivers, rugged mountains and sublime scenery. Conquer the wild valleys of Hokkaido, which form a stunning backdrop to canyoning in Japan. With a mixture of trekking, swimming, rappelling, jumping and abseiling you’ll discover breathtaking nature in the most exhilarating way. Visit in the summer months for ideal canyoning conditions.

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There are many reasons for choosing Water Sports in Japan

The outdoor activity of canyoning is the ultimate experience when you’re surrounded by the gorgeous Japanese nature. Simply slip on a wetsuit and you’re ready to hike the trails, jumping into fresh-water natural pools, and rappel across breathtaking waterfalls.


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Best time to visit

Visit in the summer months for ideal canyoning conditions

What's the weather like?

The north of the country receives a humid and continental climate, while the south experiences a subtropical and rainforest climate. And its coastal geography results in a high level of rainfall each year

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Located in the far east, the island nation of Japan lies just off the coast of continental Asia. Comprised of approximately 6,852 islands, with most of the population residing on the four largest islands. Most of the terrain is rugged and mountainous, and carpeted in forest, with many volcanoes scattered across the islands. This creates a wonderfully natural playground for canyoning which is accessible for all levels of ability and ages

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