9 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

9 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Asahikawa
— 2 nights
2
Nakafurano-cho
— 1 night
3
Kushiro
— 2 nights
4
Sapporo
— 3 nights

2
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.
On the 17th (Sat), admire the natural beauty at Asahiyama Miura Garden, meet the residents at Asahiyama Zoo, experience rural life at Ueno Farm, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Asahidake Natural Hiking Route, and finally take a memorable drive along Patchwork no Michi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Shirahige Falls, contemplate the waterfront views at Shirogane Blue Pond, admire the natural beauty at Shikisai no Oka, thenrelax in the rural setting at Kanno Firm, and finally make a trip to Panorama Road.

For ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Asahikawa itinerary tool.

Singapore, Singapore to Asahikawa is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time to Japan Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Singapore in July, with highs in Asahikawa at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Nakafurano-cho.

Things to do in Asahikawa

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Biei-cho, Kanno Firm, Asahidake Natural Hiking Route
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Shirogane Blue Pond ©
Shirogane Blue Pond
Asahiyama Zoo ©
Asahiyama Zoo
Shikisai no Oka ©
Shikisai no Oka

1
night
Nakafurano-cho

Nakafurano-cho ©
Flower-viewing tourism draws flocks of visitors to Nakafurano-cho, a Hokkaido town famed for its many lavander fields.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): experience rural life at Saika no sato, take in nature's colorful creations at Choei Lavender Farm, take in nature's colorful creations at Farm Tomita, thenrelax in the rural setting at Tomita Melon House, and finally walk around Hinode Park.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Nakafurano-cho online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Asahikawa to Nakafurano-cho takes 1.5 hours. When traveling from Asahikawa in July, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Nakafurano-cho: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Kushiro.

Things to do in Nakafurano-cho

Parks

Side Trip

Hinode Park
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Farm Tomita ©
Farm Tomita
Saika no sato ©
Saika no sato
Choei Lavender Farm ©
Choei Lavender Farm

2
nights
Kushiro

Kushiro ©
Kushiro first developed as an industrial hub thanks to its relatively ice-free harbor, and has since also become known as a transport hub for journeys to the east of the island.
Akan International Crane Centre has been added to your itinerary. On the 20th (Tue), see the interesting displays at The Kushiro City Museum, examine the collection at Tancho Crane Observation Center, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Akan International Crane Centre, thenadmire the masterpieces at 43 Degreed North Latitude Museum, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Hosooka Observation. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Taroko Lake and Jiroko Lake, explore the activities along Akan Lake, thenhead off the coast to Churui island, thensee the interesting displays at Eco Museum Center, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Bokke (Mud Volcano).

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kushiro travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Nakafurano-cho to Kushiro by car takes about 4 hours. Traveling from Nakafurano-cho in July, expect Kushiro to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Sapporo.

Things to do in Kushiro

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Hosooka Observation
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Akan International Crane Centre ©
Akan International Crane Centre
Hosooka Observation ©
Hosooka Observation
Akan Lake ©
Akan Lake

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): take in the views from Asakusa Bridge, explore the activities along Otaru Canal, thencontemplate the long history of The Site of Temiya Line, thenget in on the family fun at Shiroi Koibito Park, and finally take in the architecture and design of Hokkaido University Sapporo Campus. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Sapporo Clock Tower, walk around Odori Park, get a sense of history and politics at Former Hokkaido Government Office Building, get into the urban bustle at Sapporo Underground Shopping Centre Aurora Town, thenget great views at Sapporo TV Tower, and finally make a trip to Sapporo JR Tower Observatory T38.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Sapporo holiday website.

You can drive from Kushiro to Sapporo in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Traveling from Kushiro in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Sapporo, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sapporo

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Otaru
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Odori Park ©
Odori Park
Otaru Canal ©
Otaru Canal
Hokkaido University Sapporo Campus ©
Hokkaido University Sapporo Campus

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