National Parks Adventure Travel

National Parks Adventure Travel

National Parks Adventure Travel

Explore Japan's National Parks

From Japan's northern reaches, where you can find one of the world's heaviest snowfall areas, to southern subtropical coral reefs with exceptionally transparent waters, Japan's 34 national parks offer a variety of natural landscapes. These environments are home to diverse flora and fauna and provide a different kind of adventure in each season. Because the parks encompass both private and public land, visitors can experience the unique cultures that have evolved from ancient to modern times, and people's deep connection to the natural environment. Visiting the parks is an opportunity to immerse yourself in Japan's natural beauty, have an adventure, and experience how humans and nature are inextricably intertwined.

National Parks in Hokkaido

Explore Japan's 34 national parks by region

Hokkaido Stories

Guide to Adventure Travel in the Parks


Adventure Travel in Akan-Mashu National Park

Akan-Mashu National Park offers visitors the chance to explore the wild, sacred land of the Ainu, get in touch with their unique culture, and experience the true beauty of Hokkaido. Discover the park's caldera lakes, volcanic landscapes and ancient forests through numerous outdoor activities, including trekking, cycling, canoeing and many more.

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Adventure Travel in Chubusangaku National Park

Climb steep, rocky trails to experience the rugged, alpine beauty of Chubusangaku National Park. This untouched area encompasses the Northern Japanese Alps, offering towering peaks, breathtaking landscapes, and unspoiled nature. Scale some of Japan’s highest mountains and rejuvenate your mind and body in one of Japan’s historical hot spring areas.

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Explore Hokkaido's 6 national parks

Hokkaido is Japan's wild northern frontier. Immerse yourself in the beauty of rugged volcanic landscapes, gently rolling hills, lush forests, and tranquil lakes of its six distinct national parks. Explore these incredible landscapes on remote island treks, discover the wildlife of its protected wetlands, coasts, and forests, paddle across pristine lakes, and climb up awe-inspiring alpine peaks.

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Plan your trip with Rakuten Travel Experiences

Rakuten Travel Experiences offers a variety of exciting tour packages and itinerary options to explore the wild side of Japan's national parks.