Summer in Japan is usually associated with fireworks but other things light up the summer sky as well, Hotaru.

Hotaru are fireflies and Hakuba is a magical place to experience fireflies. It is a symbol of the country’s intriguing beauty during the summer season.

Enjoy the amazing night tour on Lake Aokiko. To attest to the lakes purity swarms of fireflies can be seen along the edges of the lake during the warm summer evenings. Jump into a voyager canoe with Evergreen Outdoor Center and paddle through the natural habitat of the glowing fire flies. If you are here in the peak summer months, guided tours are available.

with Evergreen Outdoor Center