Kayaking at Towada Lake

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Towada lake, located on the border of Akita and Aomori prefectures is the largest crater lake on the Honshu island with a depth of 325m. Apart from the astounding beauty that the lake area provides, a well known activity to experience is kayaking. We sent some of our writers to go and experience the kayaking at lake Towada for themselves and report back to us!

Kayak

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Safety is paramount on the lake so life jackets are required and instructors are there to teach travelers how to use a kayak properly. They can also speak English!

Easy for beginners

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One of our greater concerns was capsizing in the kayak. Luckily, the lake is usually quite calm so we didn’t have to worry.

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There are different courses provided to kayakers ranging from 1 or 3 hour options to all day passes.

Information

1hour:3000JPY ($26 USD)
3hour:5000JPY ($44 USD)
Full Day:7000JPY  ($62 USD)

*All required equipment is included

Reservations Here

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