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Shiretoko Misaki, Shari-cho

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Take a two-hour boat trip in the ultimate natural sanctuary at UNESCO-protected Shiretoko Misaki, a cape tipping the pristine Shiretoko National Park. Keep an eye out for bears and their cubs as your boat approaches the island, which spreads across 386 sq km (149 sq mi). You can also observe eagles, deer, foxes, and owls, as well as a waterfall dropping into the Sea of Okhotsk from rugged, steep cliffs. Look out over the water to spot dolphins, sea lions, whales, and sea birds on the boat ride. Sightseeing boats operate from mid-April to mid-November along this dramatic coastline. With our online itinerary creator, Shari-cho attractions like Shiretoko Misaki can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • It takes 3 hours to get to Cape Shiretoko by ferry. Because the electric wave does not reach, it is out of range. It was cloudy this time, but when it was sunny, you could see Kunigo Island.
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  • Great location! This is nature! There was a rock mountain made over a long period of time, and I felt that the distance with the animal was also close.
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