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Notsuke Peninsula

Notsuke, Betsukai-cho, Notsuke-gun 086-0200, Hokkaido
+81 153-82-1270
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Wilderness combined with stunning bleakness

We quickly drove along the Notsuke Peninsula before turning back to drive up to Rausu. It was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
plunet
,
London
Bleak spit out towards the Northern Territories held by Russia

A drive out the Notsuke Peninsula gets you as close to Kunashiri, one of the disputed Northern... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2018
John D
,
Leavenworth, Kansas
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Notsuke, Betsukai-cho, Notsuke-gun 086-0200, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We quickly drove along the Notsuke Peninsula before turning back to drive up to Rausu. It was getting late in the day - almost sunset and after a beautiful day of blue sky in October were were again rewarded with some lovely views along this...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

A drive out the Notsuke Peninsula gets you as close to Kunashiri, one of the disputed Northern Territories (if you are Japanese) or southern Kuril Islands (if you are Russian), as anywhere in Hokkaido. The road goes 18 kilometers out on the peninsula and you...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Remote and few people get there- but well worth a detour. This peninsula and its two desolate areas (todowara and Narawara) are eerie and beautiful. Highly recommended if you are in the area. Id recommend to walk to Todowara and take the truck-bus back. the...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2015

Notsuke doesn't seem to feature in many guidebooks, but if you are travelling in north-eastern Hokkaido it is definitely worth a detour. Great for bird-watching, gazing out at the Russian island of Kunashir (clear weather permitting), admiring the withered forests on the sandbanks, or taking...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2015

As others have said "Wild Beauty". We visited in January and so the peninsula was wild and bleak. The snow was not very deep but everywhere. We were bird watching and it was worth the effort. We had a good walk at the end of...More

2  Thank Bruce M
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Reviewed 8 January 2015

We visited here on a bleak day in January with a blizzard blowing. However, there was an eerie beauty with the waves crashing in on one side of the car and the sea being frozen on the other. Despite the inclement weather we saw a...More

2  Thank mikeedeedee
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