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Lakes of every colour

A nice walk for about and hour and a half past lakes of varying from rich turquoise to murky green... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
838jamesa
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London, United Kingdom
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Nature reformed to create this beautiful lake

Amazing place to be as you can truly feel the serenity and pureness of this place. The most amazing... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
Jowesh G
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Japan
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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

A nice walk for about and hour and a half past lakes of varying from rich turquoise to murky green and a little of red. There is also the option to try row boats on the first lake. We started at Koriyama and took a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 838jamesa
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing place to be as you can truly feel the serenity and pureness of this place. The most amazing part is that you can rent a kayak and take a ride along the lake, discovering some real natural beauty!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jowesh G
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Goshiki-numa Walk or "Five Colored Pond Walk," is the most popular walking trail in Urabandai, literally "behind Bandai", also known as the Bandai Kogen(Highlands). It's a group of very picturesque lakes and ponds on a highland plain in Bandai-Asahi National Park, Fukushima Prefecture, about 3...More

Date of experience: August 2016
5  Thank mabei0123
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Goshiki-numa 福島五色沼was one of the stops during our 2016 Autumn leaf-viewing Trip. We took a lot of pictures at the peaceful lake, bright red/yellow autumn maple leaves and distant mountains. Don’t know why the lake carried a name-“5-colors”.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Chuang004
Reviewed 11 October 2016

A lovely walk, even in summer. The path is fairly level and well maintained. Lots of lakes and viewpoints. Would like to do it again in autumn.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

My wife and I liked the hike so much we walked the 3.7 km trail three times in our five day stay in the area. It can be a bit crowded from mid-morning to mid-afternoon, so if you can try to walk it earlier or...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank J0nBauer
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This is a very nice hike with views of a number of lakes that have been turned unreal colours of blue and green by volcanic sediment. The hike itself is pretty easy. It's not a paved path or anything, but it's not difficult. The lakes...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Asterix135
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

It is an easy walk through the forest with beautiful views. The lakes have impressive colors. It is also possible to take a small row boat on one of the lake.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Trip102803
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Beautiful 2 hour walk through the amazingly coloured lakes. Easy public access. Cute gift shop at the other end. Everyone says a quiet friendly 'konitchiwa' to eachother on the walk. Definitely worth a visit. Go early to avoid tourists and midday sun.

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank Saoirse C
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Red and yellow leaves match the blue ponds. Trails are flat for most of the part but will get muddy after rain. I also liked the waterfall "Onogawa Fudo" ten minutes drive from Goshikinuma.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank ry0k0b
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You can access these places by local train or bus, but you'd be better off renting a car. Goshikinuma can be accessed by bus, but it's a good 30-45 minute ride from the bus terminal at the train station. Public transport may... More
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