Uncover the wild and untamed beauty of Shari and Shiretoko on Japan's northernmost island. Located on a peninsula extending into the Northern Pacific, these towns provide a unique opportunity to experience the rugged charm of Japan's remote landscapes. Hike along the trails of Mount Rausu, or relax in the soothing volcanic hot springs. Shari and Shiretoko are perfect destinations for those seeking adventure and tranquility alike.
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.
We recommend staying here between one and two days.