Urakawa – village in Japan, located in the district governor District Urakawa Hidaka, Hokkaido.
The village is located on the island of Hokkaido. The village is located in Hokkaido, Hokkaido Government. With him shinhidaka border villages, Samani, Taiki, Hiroo.
Hokkaido is the northern part of Japan. North coast is washed by the Sea of Okhotsk and cold drawn to the Pacific coast of the Russian Far East. Territory Hokkaido almost equally divided between the mountains and the plains, with mountains located in the center of the island and extend ranges from north to south. The highest peak – Mount Asahi (2290 m).
In the western part of the island, on the Ishikari River (length 265 km) is the valley of the same name, in the eastern part, on the Tokachi River (156 km) – another valley. The southern part of Hokkaido forms Oshima Peninsula, which separates the Tsugaru Strait of Honshu. Between these islands under the seabed laid Seikan railway tunnel.