Watch the wild giant bird, ”Steller’s sea eagle” and “white-tailed eagle” in the river


Steller’s sea eagle and white-tailed eagle are designated as a national natural treasure. Every winter, a lot of these birds come from Russia to eat salmon that goes up to the Yurappu River in Yakumo town.

Why don’t you look for such a valuable and cool Steller’s sea eagle and white-tailed eagle with our local guide?  The encounter rate is over 90%!  These eagles are over 2m, so you can watch with the naked eye.

Schedule of the activity

1. Meet at Yakumo Village (SENTŌ)

2. Go to each spot where you can see Steller’s sea eagle and white-tailed eagle

You can watch salmon from the bridge if you are lucky.

3. Coffee break (hot coffee or hot milk) while watching the eagle

You can watch swans at the same place if you are lucky.

4. Take photos


Customer Reviews

“It was a very valuable experience to see birds of prey so close with the naked eye.”

“The encounter rate was very high and it was fun to see the eagle in various places.”

“The eagle was so cool! I am happy that I was able to take many photos of them.”



Steller’s sea eagle and white-tailed eagle, a national monument, can be found every year from November to March. The best peaks are in December and January when you can see them closely in very high chance.

Why don’t you come to Yakumo town to watch the Steller’s sea eagle and white-tailed eagle in the winter scenery?

You can make a reservation from the following.



Please feel free to contact us for more information.