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Teshio River Canoeing Adventure to Osashima

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Please enjoy the magnificent scenery by canoe

Starting by the Teshiogawa Hot Springs and going to Osashima, this pleasant canoe tour will give you a taste for the wild beauty of Hokkaido!

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Osashima is where the name of 'Hokkaido' originated! In 1857, an explorer named Takeshiro Matsuura thought out the name of 'Hokkaido' here by a command of theTokugawa shogunate. Check out the monument commemorating this naming.
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Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location

  • 09:00 Pick Up at Bifuka Station or Meet at Teshiogawa Hot Spring
  • Canoeing Time! (~ 5 hours)
    cats (15) Canoe from Teshiogawa to the place where Hokkaido was named! Enjoy the clear water and stunning landscape on the way.
  • Canoeing Ends
  • Our staff will drop you off at Teshiogawa Hot Spring or Bifuka Station
    • For safety reasons, to participate in this tour guests need to be able to speak and understand at least basic Japanese.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Please take off your accessories or watches without waterproof function.
    • Refrain from bringing expensive items, or cameras and cell phones without waterproof function. (We do not compensate for any damage to such items.)
    • If you wear eyeglasses, please attach a strap to them to prevent them from falling off.
    • Jeans and cotton pants are not suitable for a canoeing, because they become heavy when wet.
    • We recommend clothes made from stretchy, comfortable, and fast drying materials in which you don't feel cold when wet such as polypropylene.
    • Please wear sportswear (a t-shirt and short pants in summer) made with fast drying materials, a hat or cap, towels, sports shoes (sandals and rubber boots strictly prohibited.)
    • Please bring rain wear, a bath towel, and socks.
    • We recommend you wear canoeing gloves, because this is a long -distance course.
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity may be canceled if guides deem it to be dangerous due to bad weather or river conditions.
    • Unexpected incidents may occur in outdoor activities like this.
      Please abide by the instructions of the guide, and be sure to refrain from dangerous behavior.
    • The accident insurance included in the price of this tour is a basic. If you want additional coverage, please take out additional accident insurance for yourself.
    • This tour will be held only in Japanese.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 15.
Activity provider
Cosmos Canoe
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 17:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


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