Hokkaido,Nanae,Japan's new famous three beautiful locations,Onuma Quasi-National Park,Onuma,Konuma,Junsainuma,Hokkaido's Mt. Komagatake,Onuma beef,Akamatsu (Japanese red pine) Highway,Hokkaido Shinkansen (bullet train)

This is UU-Hokkaido's official tourist information about Nanae town and Onuma.
Please come and view Onuma Quasi-National Park, one of the three new famous beautiful locations of Japan. It has four beautiful seasons with vivid colors of nature.

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Nanae Tourist Information


Nanae Onuma International Tourism
and Convention Association
〒041-1354
Nanae-cho Onuma International Communication Plaza
85-15, Onuma-cho, Nanae-cho, Kameda-gun, Hokkaido
TEL:+81-138-67-3020


8 points of interest
in Nanae and Onuma
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Onuma Quasi-National Park, three new famous beautiful locations

■ Onuma Quasi-National Park,
  three new famous beautiful locations
One of Japan's new famous three beautiful locations. Many tourists come to see the 3 lakes Onuma, Konuma and Junsainuma and Hokkaido's Mt. Komagatake as they are beautiful in all seasons.

Onuma, Konuma, Junsainuma

■ Onuma, Konuma, Junsainuma
It was dammed up by the volcanic activity of Mt. Komagatake, and three beautiful lakes resembling a Japanese garden were born. There are 126 islands in the lake big and small, and some of these are linked by bridge, and a path weaves through like the mesh of a net, making for a great walk around the islands.

Akamatsu (Japanese red pine) Highway

■ Akamatsu (Japanese red pine) Highway
It is 14.3km from Kikyo-cho, Hakodate-shi to Togeshita, Nanae-cho, and there is the Akamatsu tunnel chosen as one of the 100 famous Japanese roads lined with more than 1,400 Akamatsu.

The birthplace of western agriculture (Nanae Historical Museum)

■ The birthplace of western agriculture
  (Nanae Historical Museum)
Nanae-cho currently produces superb farm products and is famous as the town which first cultivated Western apples and baron potatoes that spread widely over Japan, and has the history of adopting Western agricultural methods ahead of the whole country nationwide.

The fruit village, fruit hunting experience

■ The fruit village, fruit hunting experience
From June to November, there's a popular fruit farm where you can enjoy hunting for fruit such as strawberries, cherries, plums, blueberries, peaches, apples, grapes.

Beef and Dairy Products

■ Beef and Dairy Products
In the northern part of town, stock raising and dairy farming are prosperous. There's brand beef such as the Hakodate Onuma Gyu (beef) that you can enjoy the original beef flavor with tender red meat or the Hakodate Onuma Kuroushi (black beef) with its moderately sweet fat body, fine texture and tender flesh, and there are also plenty of dairy products such as mozzarella, camembert, and soft serve ice-cream.

Golf Resort(Hokkaido Country Club Onuma Course)

■ Golf Resort
  (Hokkaido Country Club Onuma Course)
An 18 hole (par 73) course that while having a gentle topography of a hill course it is full of variation including upward shots, downward shots, shots over ponds etc. Please enjoy the course that is full of charm and exceeds 7,300 yards in total length while gazing at the astonishingly tall Mt. Komagatake.

Night view with seven stars, Shirotai Ranch

■ Night view with seven stars
 Shirotai Ranch
The night view from Mt. Hakodate is said to be one of the most beautiful night views in the world. However, the night view seen from the observatory along to Shirotai Skyline in Shirotai Ranch is considered to be a secret special spot for another great night view.

Nanae-cho Introduction

Nanae-cho is a town, about 16km north and about a 25 minute drive from Hakodate city. For a long time, it was known as a scenic picturesque spot. The town has much scenic beautiful nature let alone Onuma Quasi-National Park, one of the three new famous beautiful locations of Japan. The change in the color of nature in the 4 seasons in Onuma Lake and Mt. Kokagatake heals the hearts of tourists. You can enjoy cycling or walking along to the lake in the vast nature. The town is also rich in great food and also known as the birthplace of western agriculture.



Climate in Nanae

  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Year
Average temperature
(℃)
-3.7 -3.1 0.4 6.4 11.3 15.4 19.2 21.3 17.5 11.2 4.7 -1 8.3
Precipitation
(mm)
74.1 57.7 56.9 69.7 83.8 72.9 136.6 162.2 150 107.6 104.9 83.5 1158.6


Events of Nanae

February  Onuma-Hakodate Snow and Ice Festival February Onuma-Hakodate Snow and Ice Festival
There are snow and ice sculptures on the festival site.
The Jumbo slide made from ice from Onuma lake is popular with children.
July  Onuma Lake Festival July Onuma Lake Festival
Not only a lantern fete on the lake and fireworks but also many events in which family can enjoy together are held during the festival.
September GREAT EARTH HAKODATE ONUMA Ride September GREAT EARTH HAKODATE ONUMA Ride
Long distance bicycle race where riders aim to complete the course while enjoying local food and scenery along Onuma, Shirotai Ranch and Mt. Komagatake.
October  Hokkaido Onuma Great Run and Walk October Hokkaido Onuma Great Run and Walk
One of the famous sports event in southern Hokkaido. A wide age group who enjoy running and/or walking gather to Onuma Lake.

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Popular gourmet and local specialties

Onuma Dango, sticky rice cake
Onuma Dango,
sticky rice cake
Ice cream, soft-serve ice cream
Ice cream,
soft-serve ice cream
Various Fruits
Various Fruits
Junsai, edible water-shield plant
Junsai,
edible water-shield plant
Wakasagi no Tsukudani-Ikadayaki, pond smelt boiled in sweet soy, grilled on sticks
Wakasagi no
Tsukudani-Ikadayaki,
pond smelt boiled in sweet soy, grilled on sticks
Locally Produced Beef
Locally Produced Beef
Ramen Highway
Ramen Highway

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Recommendations of Nanae

Onuma Quasi-National Park
Onuma Quasi-National Park
Konuma
Konuma
Scenery from Mt.Higurashi
Scenery from Mt.Higurashi
Shirotai Skyline
Shirotai Skyline
Activities
Activities
Fruit Hunting
Fruit Hunting
Ski resort
Ski resort
Dosanko Musee
Dosanko Musee

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Nanae Transportation

■Haneda Airport - Hakodate Airport - Onuma Koen

Haneda Airport - (approx. 80 minutes by airplane) - Hakodate Airport - (approx. 80 minutes by Onuma - Hakodate Airport Shuttle Bus) - Onuma Koen

Haneda Airport9:55a.m.1:15p.m.4:30p.m.
Nanae Yakuba dori10:45a.m.2:05p.m.5:20p.m.
Onuma Koen Porotokan11:15a.m.2:35p.m.5:50p.m.

Onuma Koen Porotokan6:50a.m.11:45a.m.2:40p.m.
Nanae Yakuba dori7:20a.m.0:15p.m.3:10p.m.
Haneda Airport8:10a.m.1:05p.m.4:00p.m.


Haneda Airport - (approx. 80 minutes by airplane) - Hakodate Airport - (Hakodate Eki Mae by bus) - Hakodate Station - (railroad) - Onuma Koen Station

■Tokyo Station - Shin Hakodate Hokuto Station - Onuma Koen Station


■Hakodate - Onuma Koen (railroad)

The local train from Hakodate has a route that does not pass through Onuma Koen Station. Please confirm when boarding.


● Local Train
Hakodate 7:18a.m. 8:18a.m. 10:53a.m. 0:34p.m. 5:37p.m. 10:51p.m.
Goryokaku 7:23a.m. 8:23a.m. 10:58a.m. 0:40p.m. 5:42p.m. 10:56p.m.
Nanae 7:38a.m. 8:38a.m. 11:13a.m. 0:54p.m. 5:57p.m. 11:11p.m.
Shin Hakodate Hokuto 7:51a.m. 8:44a.m. 11:19a.m. - - 11:20p.m.
Onuma 8:08a.m. 9:06a.m. 11:38a.m. 1:10p.m. 6:12p.m. 11:37p.m.
Onuma Koen 8:10a.m. 9:08a.m. 11:41a.m. 1:12p.m. 6:15p.m. 11:39p.m.

Onuma Koen 8:18a.m. 11:00a.m. 0:02p.m. 2:42p.m. 8:39p.m.
Onuma 8:20a.m. 11:03a.m. 0:13p.m. 2:45p.m. 8:41p.m.
Shin Hakodate Hokuto 8:32a.m. 11:19a.m. 0:37p.m. 2:56p.m. 8:55p.m.
Nanae 8:37a.m. - 0:42p.m. 3:01p.m. 9:00p.m.
Goryokaku 8:51a.m. 11:20a.m. 0:57p.m. 3:15p.m. 9:14p.m.
Hakodate 8:56a.m. 11:25a.m. 1:02p.m. 3:20p.m. 9:19p.m.

● Limited Express Train

Hakodate - Goryokaku - Shin Hakodate Hokuto - Onuma Koen

Hakodate 8:54a.m. 10:05a.m. 10:48a.m. 0:16p.m. 1:51p.m. 2:56p.m. 4:35p.m.
Goryokaku 8:59a.m. 10:10a.m. 10:53a.m. 0:21p.m. 1:56p.m. 3:01p.m. 4:40p.m.
Shin Hakodate Hokuto 9:13a.m. 10:24a.m. 11:09a.m. 0:34p.m. 2:11p.m. 3:15p.m. 4:55p.m.
Onuma Koen 9:24a.m. 10:34a.m. 11:18a.m. 0:44p.m. 2:21p.m. 3:25p.m. 5:06p.m.

Onuma Koen 9:02a.m. 10:13a.m. 0:08p.m. 0:58p.m. 2:00p.m. 3:42p.m. 4:45p.m. 6:00p.m.
Shin Hakodate Hokuto 9:12a.m. 10:24a.m. 0:19p.m. 1:08p.m. 2:11p.m. 3:52p.m. 4:55p.m. 6:10p.m.
Goryokaku 9:23a.m. 10:34a.m. 0:29p.m. 1:19p.m. 2:21p.m. 4:03p.m. 5:05p.m. 6:21p.m.
Hakodate 9:27a.m. 10:38a.m. 0:34p.m. 1:24p.m. 2:25p.m. 4:08p.m. 5:09p.m. 6:25p.m.

Nanae Transportation


■ Hakodate - Onuma Koen (Hakodate Bus)

Take the bus headed to Shikabe (via Onuma Koen) from bus stop no.2 at the terminal in front of Hakodate Station.

<Hakodate - Goryokaku - Onuma Koen>
Hakodate11:19a.m.3:55p.m.5:47p.m.
Goryokaku11:29a.m.4:05p.m.5:58p.m.
Onuma Koen0:29a.m.5:05p.m.7:00p.m.
<Onuma Koen - Goryokaku - Hakodate>
Onuma Koen8:35a.m.10:00a.m.6:02p.m.
Goryokaku9:34a.m.10:59a.m.7:01p.m.
Hakodate9:45a.m.11:10a.m.7:12p.m.



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Bus lines connecting Hokkaido

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