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7D6N HOKKAIDO TRIPPING IN ENGLISH

7D6N HOKKAIDO TRIPPING IN ENGLISH
  • 7 days
  • Group Tour
  • Jun 2020 - Mar 2021
  • SGD 3088

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101 Upper Cross Street #02-56 People’s Park Centre Singapore 058357

Highlights

7D Hokkaido Tripping in English 

FURANO

  • Flowerland Kamifurano
  • Ningle terrace

BIEI

  • Patchwork Road
  • Shirahige Waterfall

ASAHIKAWA

  • Asahikawa Ramen Village
  • Otokoyama Sake Brewery

SOUNKYO

  • Sounkyo Gorge
  • Mt Daisetzu-zan
  • Shooting Star Falls
  • Milky Way Falls

LAKE NANTIONAL PARK

  • Lake Mashu
  • Mt Iou
  • Lake Kussharo
  • Ainu Kotan

OTARU

  • Otaru Music Box Musuem
  • Kitachi Glass

SAPPORO

  • Tanukikoji Shopping Arcade
  • Mitsui Outlet Sapporo Kitahiroshima
  • Odori Park
  • Susukino
  • Ishiya Chocolate Factory


VALUE PLUS

  • 1-night accommodation each in Furano, Sounkyo, Lake Akan
  • Otaru canal boat ride
  • DIY lavender pillow session
  • Afternoon tea with complimentary exquisite porcelain teacup

GOURMET PICKS

  • 8-Course Kaiseki Dinner
  • Buffet Dinner
  • Yakiniku Buffet Dinner
  • Ramen Lunch


ITINERARY
DAY 1: SINGAPORE – HANEDA/NARITA – CHITOISE – SAPPORO

  • Assemble at Singapore Changi airport for your flight to Chitose via Haneda/Narita. Upon arrival, proceed to the hotel for a good night’s rest
  • Accommodation: New Otani Inn Sapporo or similar
(Meals On Board)

DAY 2: SAPPORO – FURANO
  • Start your day at the picturesque Furano, where you can experience a DIY lavender pillow session at Flower Land Kamifurano and take home your very own lavender potpourri pillow. Next, head to Ningle Terrace and explore the quaint wooden cabin shops nestled in the lush wooded forest. You can also pick up some exquisite handmade souvenirs. This evening, indulge in a hot spring bath at an onsen resort as you relax and wind down for the night.

Seasonal Bonus:

  • Enjoy picking and tasting seasonal fruits such as strawberries in June, cherries in July and peaches in August, and enjoy tasting corns in September.

  • Ramble through tulips in mid May, poppies in mid June, lavenders in July, sunflowers in August and pansies in September at the gardens of Shikisai-no-oka or Farm Tomita in Furano.

  • Enjoy a 10-minute introductory snowmobile ride onfine powdery snow from 15 December to 15 March.

  • Accommodation: New Furano Prince Hotel or similar

(Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner (Buffet Dinner)

DAY 3: FURANO – BIEI – ASAHIKAWA – SOUNKYO

  • This morning, experience a unique drive along Patchwork Road on your way to Biei. Stop at the majestic Shirahige Falls before proceeding to Asahikawa for a delectable ramen lunch at Asahikawa Ramen Village. Next, visit Otokoyama Sake Brewery and Museum to see how one of Japan’s finest sakes is made. You will also get to sample some sake as well. Then, make your way to Sounkyo Gorge at the valley of the imposing Mt Daisetsuzan and marvel at the dramatic twin waterfalls – Shooting Star Falls and Milky Way Falls – as streams of water are blasted from the gaps between the jagged mountain rock. Tonight, relax with a well-deserved mineral hot spring bath at an onsen resort in Sounkyo.

Seasonal Bonus:

  • Visit Blue Pond in Biel from April to end January.
  • Accommodation: Sounkyo Choyo Resort Hotel or similar
  • Breakfast (8-Course Kaiseki Dinner) / Lunch (Ramen Lunch) / Dinner (8-Course Kaiseki Dinner)


DAY 4: SOUNKYO – AKAN NATIONAL PARK

  • Today, drive to Lake Mashu, famed for having the highest level of water clarity in the world. Then, head to Mt Iou, a volcano with the highest concentration of sulphur in Japan, followed by Lake Kussharo where you can enjoy a calming foot bath. Thereafter, proceed to the tranquil indigenous village of Ainu Kotan for a leisure stroll before spending the night at an onsen resort near the beautiful Lake Akan in Akan National Park.

Seasonal Bonus:

  • View shibazakura blossoms from mid-May to 2 June at Higashimokoto Shibazakura Park.
  • Enjoy a wakasagi ice-fishing experience from January to 15 March.
  • Accommodation: New Akan Hotel or similar

(Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner (Buffet Dinner)

DAY 5: AKAN NATIONAL PARK – SAPPORO

  • Enjoy a morning shopping spree at Mitsui Outlet Sapporo Kitahiroshima, carrying domestic and imported brands for all ages. Next head to Odori Park, located in the heart of Sapporo. This beautifully manicured greenspace is a charming assembly of monumental fountains, sculptures and flowerbeds. Thereafter, take a stroll along Tanukikoji Shopping Arcade, the longest shopping street in Hokkaido.
  • Accommodation: New Otani Inn Sapporo or similar

(Breakfast)

DAY 6: SAPPORO – OTARU – SAPPORO

  • Start your day on a sweet note at Ishiya Chocolate Factory for a peek into how quality confectionery is made and enjoy some of the finest chocolates and sweets in Japan. Next, make a photo stop at Otaru Canal and its charming century-old stone warehouses before going on a boat ride along the canal to explore the quaint and captivating town. Then, head to Otaru Music Box Museum to see its whimsical display of beautifully crafted music boxes before taking a breather with some afternoon tea. You will also get to take home an exquisite porcelain teacup as a complimentary keepsake.Thereafter, visit a glass-craft workshop and pick up some unique handcrafted mementoes for family and friends at the famous Kitaichi Glass. Next, make your way to Susukino, the largest entertainment district in Hokkaido with a plethora of shops, bars and restaurants.

Seasonal Bonus:

  • Enjoy gingko viewing at Hokkaido university from early Oct – end Oct
  • Accommodation: New Otani Inn Sapporo or similar

(Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner (Yakiniku Buffet Dinner)

DAY 7: SAPPORO – CHITOSE – HANEDA/NARITA – SINGAPORE

  • After breakfast, you can do some last minute shopping before you transfer to the airport for your flight home

(Meals On Board)

Itinerary
Itinerary