Wild Swimming in Japan

List of Japanese hidden spots to take a dip

Popular for camping and barbecue, Akigawa got really nice river spots , where you going to be on your own experiencing some good rock jumpings. An Onsen with a stunning view on the mountain is to be added on the list if you pass by Akigawa.

Okutama is a well known location for Tokyoites who want to spend a weekend away from the busy capital. Fishing , barbecue, camp site, everything is organised to make you feel the camping mood. Some beautiful hidden swimming spots got our attention.

If you are looking for mountain lakes where to have a good jump with a beautiful view, you may want to try Suwa lake in the Kiso mountains in Nagano Prefecture. We have been there, jumped in this greenish water and here is our report.