Lake Chuzenji181 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Chugushi, Nikko, Tochigi Prefecture 321-1661, Japan
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Water Body, Family And Kids, Lake, Boating
A creation that dates back to 20,000 years ago, the Lake Chuzenji is one of the most striking features of the Nikko National Park.
A result of Mount Nantai erupted lava that further blocked the river. Sprawling across a whopping 11.62-kilometer square with a circumference of 25 kilometers, this enormous lake is a must-see in Nikko for several reasons. The lake is like a painting in the fall months!
Surrounding this attraction are the many hot springs of Nikko and two of Japan’s best waterfalls - Kegon Waterfall and the Ryuzu Waterfall. The circumference of the lake makes for a great hiking adventure. You can even take up a sightseeing boat to get more of Lake Chuzenji’s beauty!
How to Reach Lake Chuzenji
- Tobu buses to Chuzenjiko Onsen from JR and Tobu Nikko Station.
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18.99% of people who visit Nikko include Lake Chuzenji in their plan
3 PM - 4 PM
32.84% of people start their Lake Chuzenji visit around 3 PM - 4 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Lake Chuzenji
93.44% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Lake Chuzenji