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  • Mashu, Kawayu, Akan area

    Listen to Ainu prayers in the birthplace of Marimo.

    This whole area is located in Akan National Park.

    Akan National Park was worthily designated the second national park in Japan, this area is dotted with caldera lakes due to volcanic activity and overflows with “Asian national treasures”.

    Firstly, Lake Mashu boasts the clearest water in the world

    It is often shrouded in a mist but on clear days, it is difficult to imagine the depth from looking at the deep-blue velvet lake surface.