Day 8: A Visit to Suigetsu Lake

Skipped day 7, few stops at Tsuruga; Mcdonalds, Private Garden & hill top stop.

Suigetsu Lake is the largest of Mikata’s five(5) lakes. Here you can find a private resort, Higashi-jima Onsen which offers a tranquil forest experience; no buildings and moving traffic around, just trees and humming birds, no beds just tatami mats and futons.

When to go: During Spring or during Fall
Cost: Not listed on any Bookings websites – you can directly inquire: 0770-45-0255 (Nihongo Only)
How to go: 40 minutes walk from JR Kiyama Station. There are no Taxi, Bus and Bike Rentals around.
Google Map:

Suigetsu Lake and the forest surrounds
Japan lake river seigetsu lake

japan family foreigner travel

japanese trees
 Suigetsu Himajima 虹岳島温泉別館湖畔亭

Japan temple ruined

 Suigetsu Himajima 虹岳島温泉別館湖畔亭

 Suigetsu Himajima 虹岳島温泉別館湖畔亭

 Suigetsu Himajima 虹岳島温泉別館湖畔亭

 Suigetsu Himajima 虹岳島温泉別館湖畔亭

 Suigetsu Himajima 虹岳島温泉別館湖畔亭
Video: Lake Suigetsu

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