Shirakami sanchi is world heritage in Japan, Aomori Prefecture.

What will you be able to discover!? The Shirakami Sanchi is a paradise for wild animals


The Shirakami Sanchi region is one of the few places left on earth with such great amounts of untouched nature.
Within the stillness of the forest live innumerable different wild animals.

These are some of the animals who thrive in the winter here:

Martes

Martes

Japanese Macaque

Japanese Macaque

Japanese Serow (A Special Natural Treasure of Japan)

Japanese Serow (A Special Natural Treasure of Japan)

There is always a chance that you will run into some of these on a tour!
Find information of winter hiking tours here


Notice

Notice of Winter Closures
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