7D East Hokkaido Adventure

fr $2,528

Highlights:

  • TOKACHIGAWA
    • Tokachigawa Hot Spring Resort
    • Nissho Pass Observation
    • Tokachigawa Bridge
  • KUSHIRO
    • Japanese Red-Crested Crane
    • Yellow Sulphur-Live Volcano
    • Lake Kussharo
  • LAKE AKAN / SOUNKYO
    • Ainu Village - Sounkyo Gorge
    • Milkyway / Shooting Star Waterfalls
  • ASAHIKAWA / OTARU / SAPPORO
    • Ramen Village
    • Otokoyama Sake Brewing Museum
    • Otaru Canal
    • Kitaichi Glass Shop
    • Music Box Shop
    • Odori Park
    • Sapporo TV Tower
    • Underground Shopping Mall
    • Drive pass Clock Tower
    • Sapporo Beer Museum
    • Hitsujigaoka Observation Hill
    • Nijo Fish Market

DAY 1: SINGAPORE TO HOKKAIDO VIA NARITA/HANEDA

DAY 2 : HOKKAIDO / CHITOSE / TOKACHIGAWA HOT SPRING RESORT (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

Depart for your pleasant flight to Hokkaido (NH842). Upon arrival, proceed to Tokachigawa Hot Spring Resort, famous for spring water rich in minerals. On the way, we stop by Nissho Pass Observation, catch an unbroken view of the broad Tokatsu plains. Tonight pamper yourself in one of the “onsen” (hot spring bath) within the hotel. Accommodation: Hotel in Tokachigawa Onsen

DAY 3: TOKACHIGAWA / KUSHIRO / AINU VILLAGE / LAKE AKAN (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

After breakfast take a short drive to Tokachigawa Bridge, where you will have a close-up view of the beautiful Swans* which flew from Siberia during winter. Then drive towards Kushiro, where you may get to see the graceful Tancho* (Japanese red-crested crane). Next, proceed to visit Ainu Village, understand their lifestyle through the display of their precious heirlooms, traditional embroidery, song and dance. Tonight pamper yourself in one of the “onsen” (hot spring bath) within the hotel. Accommodation: Hotel in Lake Akan *The Swans and Cranes fly from Siberia during winter season only. Behold the rare sight from November 2015 to March 2016.

DAY 4: LAKE AKAN / KUSSHARO / OKHOTSK TOWER / SOUNKYO (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

This morning, we will visit the Yellow Sulphur-Live Volcano, one of the most beautiful lakes in Hokkaido - Lake Kussharo, where you’ll be able to view the magnificent lake as you immerse in the arms of Mother Nature. Next visit the Okhotsk Tower, the first observation tower in the world. Next journey to Sounkyo Gorge located at the foot of Mt. Daisetsu. The great canyon surrounded by cliffs on both sides is also a sight worth seeing especially the GINGA-no-taki waterfall and RYUJEI-no-taki waterfall. Tonight pamper yourself in one of the “onsen” (hot spring bath) within the hotel. Accommodation: Hotel in Sounkyo

DAY 5: ASAHIKAWA / OTARU / SAPPORO (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

After breakfast, proceed to Ramen Village. Make a stop at Otokoyama Sake Brewery Museum, which has 330 years history of brewing some of the best sake in Japan. After which, we head down to the romantic town of Otaru, famous for its canal and old store warehouses. Visit Kitaichi Glass Shop, a store of exquisite glass art followed by the Music Box Shop, where you can enjoy looking at all the beautifully crafted music boxes and listen to its heavenly music. Accommodation: Hotel in Sapporo

DAY 6: SAPPORO (Breakfast / Dinner)

After breakfast, proceed to visit Nijo Fish Market where all sorts of delicacies that represent Hokkaido are lined up. Next, make a stop at the Odori Park to view the Sapporo TV Tower and finally the Underground Shopping Mall for a great shopping spree. Next, visit the Sapporo Beer Museum, this brick beer museum introduces the history of Sapporo beer as well as brewing processes and also a chance to taste the famous beer. Then proceed to Hitsujigaoka Observation Hill (entrance fee at own expense), one of the most popular sightseeing spots in Sapporo. Accommodation: Hotel in Chitose

DAY 7: CHITOSE SINGAPORE (Breakfast)

After breakfast, transfer to Chitose Airport for your flight back to Singapore (via Narita or Haneda Airport).