Canoe Tour Along Itamuro Reservoir in Nikko National Park


Enjoy a scenic canoe tour along Itamuro Reservoir in Nikko! Gaze at the forest ahead, paddle along the calm waters and be in awe at the vastness of nature surrounding you.


  • Experience canoeing along the pristine waters of Itamuro Reservoir
  • Marvel at the breathtaking landscape of the reservoir, forest, and mountains
  • Conveniently located near Itamuro Onsen where you can try their medicinal bath
  • Beginners are most welcome!
  • Fall in love with the simple joy of paddling the waters of Japan’s National Parks

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Important Information

- Activity may be cancelled depending on weather and reservoir conditions - Please call from 7:00 am on the day of the tour to confirm if the activity will continue - There is a possibility that the activity may be cancelled mid-way due to sudden weather changes - Refunds are not possible if the activity is cancelled more than an hour after it started - You can keep your luggage at the reception counter for free - This activity is available to guests aged between 3–65 years old - This activity requires a minimum of 2 participants - Pregnant women cannot participate - Please arrive 30 minutes at the meeting place before the tour start time Please understand that in booking this activity, we may share your booking information (but without individually identifiable data) to the Ministry of the Environment, with which this activity is affiliated. By making a booking, you signify that you agree to these terms.


Spend the day canoeing around Itamuro Reservoir and admire the picturesque landscape of the area! Paddle along the placid waters and be charmed by the beauty of nature around you. Located along the base of Mount Nasu and in the upper stream of Nakagawa River, Itamuro Reservoir’s calm waters are easy to navigate and are suitable for beginners and visitors of all ages. A guide will also assist you throughout the entire experience. Appreciate the dynamic colors of the forest and feel relaxed from the soothing scenery. Whether you want to canoe by yourself or in tandem — experience it here as you like. After your trip, head to the nearby Itamuro Onsen and soak in their famed medicinal bath (shimotsuke) for the perfect end to a fun day out. You can also try their unique standing bath (tachiyu) and rejuvenate your energy.

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