To the south-east of Lake Toya Hot Springs lies Mt. Usu, an active volcano that has erupted four times in the last 100 years. However, eruptions are preceded by earthquakes, often about three days in advance, but otherwise the mountain is very calm. Volcanic activity has given birth to beautiful scenery, and springs are created by the mountain's natural gifts which are how the Lake Toya Hot Springs were formed..
The Fascination of Mt. Usu.... The view from the summit.
Depart from Sanroku Station for a 6-minute midair journey. A splendid view of LakeToya can be seen---Lake Toya Observation Deck--Usu Crater Basin (about 40-minsor 60mins)
A large amount of Noboribetsu's many types of hot spring water surfaces in the spectacular "Hell Valley" just above the resort town. Lake Toya & Noboribetsu(Hell To the south-east of Lake Toya Hot Springs lies Mt. Usu, an active volcano that has erupted four times in the last 100 years.
Of Nikka's two malt whisky distilleries, Yoichi produces rich, peaty and masculine malt. ..Its beautifully preserved canal area and interesting herring mansions make Otaru a pleasant day trip from Sapporo or a nice stop en route to or from Niseko..
From the starting point of the jump, which is located 307 meters above sea level, one can see a panoramic view of downtown Sapporo,Crabs lining up in front of the stores are the most popular seafood souvenir among visitors.