Other Areas of HokkaidoIce floe in Abashiri City
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Abashiri is situated in 44 degrees north latitude. From late January, tourists can see ice floes (floating sheets of ice) in the Sea of Okhotsk. You can try the drift ice sightseeing boat ”Aurora”. If you are lucky, you might see clione (known as the naked sea butterfly), seals, steller's sea eagles, foxes, or ezojika deer.