Skip to content

Utoro is a small working fishing port which also doubles as a tourist resort and principal access point for the beautiful Shiretoko Peninsula National Park.

Steller's Sea Eagle in HokkaidoThe town is split into two levels, the lower area round the port being mainly for the locals with the exception of a couple of hotels and guesthouses, and the upper being the resort with the majority of the big tourist hotels.

Speak to someone
who's been there

Audley Travel specialist Harriet

Start planning your tailor-made trip to Utoro by contacting one of our Japan specialists

Suggested itineraries featuring Utoro

This sample itinerary will give you an idea of what is possible when you travel in Utoro, and showcases routes we know work particularly well. Treat this as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely by one of our specialists.

Map of Utoro

Places & hotels on the map

    Places near Utoro

    Accommodation choices for Utoro

    We’ve selected a range of accommodation options for when you visit Utoro. Our choices usually come recommended for their character, facilities and service or location. Our specialists always aim to suggest properties that match your preferences.

    • Japanese room, Shiretoko Grand Hotel

      Shiretoko Grand Hotel Kitakobushi

      First Class

      The Grand Hotel sits in a superb location directly overlooking the working fishing port of Utoro and out to the Sea of Okhotsk.