Discover Shari and Shiretoko

Discover the rugged and untamed beauty of Shari and Shiretoko on Japan's northern-most island. Situated on a peninsula jutting out into the Northern Pacific, Shari and Shiretoko offer wild beauty to enjoy as you hike along Mount Rausu or even while relaxing in the volcanic hot springs.

Things to see and do


Getting around in Shari and Shiretoko

The easiest way to get around in Shari and Shiretoko is by car, since many of the major sights and attractions are not accessible by public transportation.
If you decide to rent a car, it is advised to do so from one of the bigger cities in the vicinity. You can check-out our listings for car rentals nearby, in the FAQ menu below. 

Getting to Shari and Shiretoko

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How long to stay in Shari and Shiretoko

We recommend staying here between one and two days.

Hotels in Shari and Shiretoko

Flights Shari and Shiretoko

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Day trips from Shari and Shiretoko

Famous for drift ice and ice breakers, this city offers many other sights as well. Nature lovers can explore Cape Notoro, Lake Abashiri, and Tentoyama Observatory. The Abashiri Prison Museum is ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 63.66

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