5 days in Sapporo & Hakodate Itinerary

5 days in Sapporo & Hakodate Itinerary

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Sapporo
— 1 night
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Hakodate
— 2 nights
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Sapporo
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): steep yourself in history at Sapporo Clock Tower, take a stroll around Sapporo Underground Shopping Centre Aurora Town, make a trip to Minapa, get a sense of history and politics at Former Hokkaido Government Office Building, thenget engrossed in the history at Karafuto Kankei Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Miyabe Kingo Memorial Building. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, get engrossed in the history at Historical Village of Hokkaido (Kaitaku-no Mura), take an in-depth tour of Hokkaido Museum Morino Charenga, thentake some stellar pictures from Sapporo TV Tower, and finally examine the collection at Sapporo Beer Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Sapporo tour builder website.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Sapporo. In July, daily temperatures in Sapporo can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Hakodate.

Things to do in Sapporo

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Sapporo Clock Tower ©
Sapporo Clock Tower
Sapporo Beer Museum ©
Sapporo Beer Museum

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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 24th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Hakodate City Museum of Photographic History, contemplate the long history of The Old Public Hall of Hakodate Ward, examine the collection at Old British Consulate of Hakodate, thenget engrossed in the history at Hakodate Seikan Renrakusen Memorial Museum Mashumaru, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakodate Morning Market.

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Getting from Sapporo to Hakodate by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 25th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Sapporo.

Things to do in Hakodate

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Mount Hakodate
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Mount Hakodate ©
Mount Hakodate
Goryokaku Park ©
Goryokaku Park
The Old Public Hall of Hakodate Ward ©
The Old Public Hall of Hakodate Ward

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Sapporo

Sapporo ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Hokkaido Jingu, enjoy breathtaking views from Okurayama Lookout, and then take in the architecture and design of Hokkaido University Sapporo Campus. On the next day, examine the collection at The Hokkaido University Museum, see the interesting displays at Otaru-shi General Museum, see the interesting displays at Otaru Museum, Bank of Japan, thenexplore the activities along Otaru Canal, and finally contemplate the long history of The Site of Temiya Line.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Sapporo road trip planning site.

You can fly from Hakodate to Sapporo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sapporo

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Otaru
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The Hokkaido University Museum ©
The Hokkaido University Museum
Otaru Canal ©
Otaru Canal
Okurayama Lookout ©
Okurayama Lookout

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