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Japan EDITOR'S PICKS
Must-Do Activities for the Outdoorsy Traveler
Away from the bustling cities of Japan, come see the country's dramatic natural scenery, with famous spots like Mt. Fuji, Lake Shikotsu, Niseko and more dotted along the archipelago, there is much to see and do. From hiking to canoeing, kayaking to rafting, scenic hot air balloon rides to paragliding, canyoning and more, explore Japan's great outdoors with our top picks.
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  1. Set off on a special clear bottomed kayak and enjoy the scenery around and in Lake Shikotsu. With amazing water quality, you may even spot fish swimming below your kayak.
    English Available
    Special

    From USD67.72

    2-for-1
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    Daily
    2 - 2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. Splish splash down the cool waters of Shiribetsu river on a raft! Join your English-speaking guide as you learn to maneuver the raft to experience a thrilling adventure. Swim around the calmer waters while getting a great view of Mt. Yotei.
    English Available

    From USD52.24

    2-for-1
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    Daily
    3 - 3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. Scenic Hot Air Balloon Flight over Panoramic Niseko Niseko/ Toya/ Noboribetsu
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    Soar into the skies of Niseko as you board a hot air balloon to get a wonderful view of the vast summer scenery of Hokkaido from 20-30 meters above! People of all ages can take part in this short and fun adventure!
    English Available

    From USD26.12

    2-for-1
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    Family Discount
    Daily
    0.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  4. Shiretoko Five Lakes and Forest Hiking Tour Shiretoko/ Abashiri
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    Tour around the five lakes of Shiretoko on a 3 km course. With plenty of photo taking opportunities, hike through the scenic course while taking in the wonderful scenery of Hokkaido.

    USD48.37

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  5. Experience flying at a high altitude and stroll in the sky at 470 meters above the ground. Witness the amazing view of the surrounding cities from above.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD91.33

    13%
    OFF
    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  6. You will play on the tropical Minamijima Island and swim through beautiful waters while snorkeling. If you're lucky, you may meet wild dolphins or even whales in this Eastern paradise.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD106.42

    Daily
    (morning)
  7. Mt. Fuji and Aokigahara Adventure Tour from Tokyo Tokyo
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    Discover iconic Mount Fuji in a brand new way as you explore the mysterious Aokigahara Forest around the base and check out the Narusawa Ice Cave after driving up to the 5th station.
    English Available

    USD174.14

    Daily
    11.5 - 13 hour(s) (morning)
  8. Caving is a fun and adventurous sport. It takes hundreds of years for the stalactites to grow even a few centimeters! See the slow beauty of the caves.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD116.09

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat
    10.5 - 11 hour(s) (morning)
  9. Okinawa World Fruit Farm Segway Tour Okinawa Main Island
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    Cruise through the open fields and the orchard on a segway and see how tropical fruit are grown! Stop by the Ryukyu kingdom village for a great cultural experience!

    USD62.88

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)