Tomakomai, located on the southern coast of Hokkaido, is a hidden gem waiting to be discovered by adventurous travelers. With its stunning natural beauty and unique cultural experiences, this city offers something for everyone. Explore the lush forests and crystal-clear lakes of the nearby Shikotsu-Toya National Park, or take a dip in the hot springs at the Jozankei Onsen. For a taste of local culture, visit the Tomakomai Museum to learn about the Ainu indigenous people who have called this region home for centuries. Foodies will delight in the fresh seafood and local delicacies, such as the famous Tomakomai beef. The city is also home to the Hokkaido Museum of Northern Peoples, where visitors can learn about the history and traditions of the indigenous peoples of the north. With its friendly locals, breathtaking scenery, and rich cultural heritage, Tomakomai is a must-visit destination for anyone seeking an authentic Japanese experience.