Nakashibetsu Airport is on the flat pasture located at 4km northwest from Nakashibetsu city in eastern Hokkaido. It is the easternmost airport. This airport is used by many tourists to travel from Sapporo area and taking a role as gateway of Nemuro.
Within the distance of 100km from Nakashibetsu Airport, there are numerous tourism sites that are blessed with natural landscapes such as Lake Akan which is famous for spherical moss, Lake Mashu, Lake Kussharo and Shiretoko. Dairy zone spreads in the suburbs of Nakashibetsu Airport. The convenient way to travel in the area surrounded by nature is again the rental car.
Betsukai cho Ship is a Pleasure Boat connecting Odaitouminato and Notsuke peninsula. You can see shrimp fishing and if you are lucky you can meet the Seal from a pleasure boat. You can overlook Notsuke peninsula or Kunashir Island from the observatory along the National Highway 244 and it will raise your feeling and truly realize that you have traveled to the land of easternmost. Along the boardwalks, there are wild flower gardens with a variety of flowers blooming May through September in the Notsuke peninsula Genseikaen.