Urabandai highland is a resort where you can enjoy one of the most magnificent natural landscapes in Japan.Surrounded by a vast forest and a cluster of lakes and ponds, Urabandai with a variety of beauty is popular among Japanese people as a resort for relaxation and contact with nature.
Goshikinuma Ponds Nature Trail is approximately 3.6 km in total length. It takes about an hour and ten minutes to about one hour and a half each way. This is a relatively flat hiking course.
Urabandai is one of the three largest wild bird habitats in Japan. You can see a wide variety of wild birds.In addition to mountain birds, you can watch waterside birds thanks to numerous scattering lakes and ponds.
A sightseeing boat cruises “Lake Hibara,” the largest lake in Urabandai with a variety of islands different in size sprinkled, in approximately 35 minutes.Seeing Mt. Bandai from the lake, you will have a bird's-eye view of the trace of an explosion crater.