11 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

11 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

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11 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
Hakodate
— 2 nights
Train:  3​h
2
Noboribetsu
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Asahikawa
— 3 nights
Train:  1​h 30​min
4
Sapporo
— 4 nights
Fly:  11​h
End: Singapore

2
nights
Hakodate

Hakodate ©
A gateway to the island, Hakodate has gained a reputation for its waterfront attractions, its proximity to some of the island's most popular natural sites, and its seafood.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Goryokaku Park, then enjoy breathtaking views from Goryokaku Tower, then get to know the fascinating history of Motomachi, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Hakodate. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to The Birthplace of Yunokawa Hot Springs, contemplate the long history of The Old Public Hall of Hakodate Ward, then don't miss a visit to Hachimanzaka, then stop by Kanemori Red Brick Warehouse, and finally hunt for treasures at Hakodate Morning Market.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Hakodate trip planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Hakodate is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Singapore to Hakodate, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in August, things will get little chillier in Hakodate: highs are around 28°C and lows about 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can take a train to Noboribetsu.

Things to do in Hakodate

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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Mount Hakodate ©
Mount Hakodate
Goryokaku Park ©
Goryokaku Park
Goryokaku Tower ©
Goryokaku Tower

1
night
Noboribetsu

Noboribetsu ©
Perhaps the island's best-known hot spring resort, Noboribetsu has a long history of tourism.
On the 6th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Noboribetsu Date Historic Village, then explore the striking landscape at Jigokudani, and then take in the natural beauty of Oku no Yu.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Noboribetsu sightseeing planner.

Traveling by train from Hakodate to Noboribetsu takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Asahikawa.

Things to do in Noboribetsu

Theme Parks Nature Parks
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Jigokudani ©
Jigokudani
Oku no Yu ©
Oku no Yu

3
nights
Asahikawa

Asahikawa ©
Perched on the confluence of four rivers and surrounded by green hills, Asahikawa combines a modern city experience with the pristine nature nearby.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Asahikawa: Ningle Terrace (in Furano), Farm Tomita (in Nakafurano-cho) and Biei-cho (Blue Pond, Patchwork no Michi, & more). There's much more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Asahiyama Zoo, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Asahi-dake, and make a trip to Asahikawa Station.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Asahikawa trip itinerary planning site .

Getting from Noboribetsu to Asahikawa by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Asahikawa when traveling from Noboribetsu in August, with lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Sapporo.

Things to do in Asahikawa

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Biei-cho, Higashikawa-cho, Farm Tomita, Ningle Terrace, Daisetsuzan
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Asahiyama Zoo ©
Asahiyama Zoo
Shirogane Blue Pond ©
Shirogane Blue Pond
Farm Tomita ©
Farm Tomita

4
nights
Sapporo

Sapporo ©
A modern, bustling city known for its beer brewery, Sapporo attracts millions of visitors with its Snow Festival, during which elaborate ice and snow sculptures are exhibited all over town.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sapporo: Nikka Whisky Yoichi Distillery (in Yoichi-cho) and Otaru (Otaru Canal & JR Otaru Station). The adventure continues: stroll around Odori Park, steep yourself in history at Clock Tower (Tokei-dai), head outdoors with Mt. Okura Observatory, and get into the urban bustle at Sapporo Underground Pedestrian Space.

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Traveling by train from Asahikawa to Sapporo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Sapporo can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. On the 13th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sapporo

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Otaru, Nikka Whisky Yoichi Distillery
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Odori Park ©
Odori Park
Otaru Canal ©
Otaru Canal
Sapporo Clock Tower ©
Sapporo Clock Tower

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