Visit Urabandai area located in west part of Fukushima which attracts people with its breathtaking natural scenery. Using a local train and a local bus, we will go to the five colored lake. There is a 3.6km or 2-mile walking trail starts from the lake which exists more several different colored lakes on the path. We can walk the trail about 2 hours or enjoy relaxing time is your options.
What to Expect
You will discover the beauty of Fukusima. The five colored lake is a picturesque view. Every day the color of the water changes to green, emerald green, blue, light blue depends on the sunlight. Mt. Bandai behind the lake makes the scenery like we are in a postcard. Urabandai is accessible via a train 40 min and a local bus about 1 hour. Traveling to this area by yourself is not easy since English sign is few. This tour will take you to the place not well-known for foreign travelers yet.
It snows from October to March and it remains until April to May.
・This is a walking tour and use public transportation. You will be expected to walk more than 5 miles and there are an unpaved path and several steps.
・The color of the lake is different depends on the weather. On a sunny day without cloud is ideal to enjoy the lake.