Sightseeing & Day Trips

Explore more of Hokkaido with a day trip to other glorious destinations including Sapporo, Otaru, Lake Toya, Noboribetsu and Furano.

Please note that Day tours may become extremely limited from Early December to Mid March, as demand for transfer vehicles is very high in this period.

Unforgettable Day Tours:

Otaru

Explore at your leisure the famous Nikka Whisky in Yoichi. Learn how Whisky originated in Japan, enjoy some free samples, and purchase some bottles made on the premises. Discover Otaru City and Canal including Kitaichi Glass, Music Box Museum and Kitakaro. In winter, why not enjoy the famous Otaru Snow Light Path Festival when the city lights up beautifully with ice candles. Suggested itinerary approximately 8 hours.

Otaru Snow Light Path

Sapporo

Take a day trip to the fifth largest city in Japan. With a multitude of department stores and restaurants, you surely won't be disappointed. Visit Odori Park, JR Tower, Fish Market, Crab Market, Susukino, Chocolate Factory & Mitsui Outlet. Suggested itinerary approximately 8 hours.

Sapporo 6

Lake Toya

Explore the majestic beauty of Lake Toya and an active volcanic lava dome, Mount Usu. Visit the famous Windsor Hotel – host of the G8 Summit in 2008, Showa Shinzan, Bear Park, Lake Toya, Nishiyama Crater, Lake Hill Farm & Silo Observation Deck. Suggested itinerary approximately 8 hours.

Recommended between May to November. Some attractions may not be available off season.

Lake Toya Usuzan Ropeway Promotional Image Summer Sunset

Noboribetsu

Explore Noboribetsu’s Hell Valley, sulphurous volcanic pits and geysers. Immerse yourself at the largest onsen hotel in the area. Visit the either the Jidaimura and Edo Period Theme Park, NIXE Marine Park or Bear Park. Suggested itinerary approximately 8 hours.

Recommended between May to November. Some attractions may not be available off season.

Hell Valley

Furano & Biei

Explore the amazing colours of lavender and other flowers in this famous area. Visit Furano Cheese Factory, Jam Garden, Anpan Man Shop, Tomita Farm and Patchwork Road. Suggested itinerary approximately 10 hours.

Recommended between June to September. Some attractions may not be available off season.

Lavender At Furano

Sapporo Ice & Snow Festival


Every winter, about two million people come to Sapporo to see the hundreds of beautiful snow statues and ice sculptures which line Odori Park and the main street in Susukino. For seven days in February, these statues and sculptures turn Sapporo into a winter dreamland of crystal-like ice and white snow. Depart at 15:00 and return by approximately 22:00.

* This tour operates daily during the Sapporo Ice & Snow Festival.

Sapporo Snow Festival

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