Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Hokkaido



11Sounkyo (Falling star・milky way waterfall) (層雲峡 (流星・銀河の滝 )) in Kamikawa


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First colors: Beginning of October
Color Peak: Middle of October
Access: 30min bus ride from Kamikawa Station (JR Sekihoku Main Line) until Sounkyo Onsen, from there it is a 3km walk.
Address: Sounkyo, Kamikawa-cho, Kamikawa-gun, 078-1701Hokkaido Prefecture
Ranking: ★★★★☆
- www.sounkyo.net


12Taki no Ue Park (滝の上公園) in Yubari - Yuni


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First colors: Beginning of October
Color Peak: Middle of October
Recommended Spot: Chidori Bridge, Taki Rope Bridge
Access: 3min walk from Taki no Ue Station (JR Sekisho Line)
Address: Takinoue 5, Yubari-shi, 068-0756 Hokkaido
Ranking: ★★★★☆
- takinoue.com


13Katsurazawa lake shore (桂沢湖畔) in Mikasa


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First colors: Middle of October
Color Peak: Middle of October
Event: Mikasa Katsurazawa Autumn Color Festival
Date: October 16th (Sunday), 10am – 4pm
Admission: free
Details: Fishing competition, live performances, game competition, autumn flavor tasting, etc.
Access: 50min bus ride from Iwamizawa Station (JR Hakodate Main Line, Muroran Main Line) to the terminal stop Ikushunbetsu, from there it is a 10min taxi ride
Address: Katsurazawa, Mikasa-shi, 068-2101 Hokkaido
Ranking: ★★★★☆
- city.mikasa.hokkaido.jp


14Iwanai Senkyo (岩内仙峡) in Obihiro



First colors: Beginning of October
Color Peak: Middle of October
Event: Iwanai Senkyo Momiji Festival
Date: October 9th (Sunday), 10am – 2:30pm; In case of rain, the event takes place in the Kawanishi Nogyosha Kenshu Center (Nishi 2 sen 59-48, Kawanishi-cho, Obihiro-shi, 089-1182 Hokkaido)
Admission: free
Details: Live performances, vegetable weight guessing, auction of local harvested vegetables, Yosakoi Soran dance performance, Karaoke contest, food stands selling local dishes, pony riding area, etc.
Access: 55min Taxi ride from Obihiro Station (JR Nemuro Main Line)
Address: Iwanai Senkyo, Iwanai-cho, Obihiro-shi, 080-2121 Hokkaido
Ranking: ★★★☆☆
- visit-tokachi.jp



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