Hokkaido EDITOR'S PICKS
Things To Do in Hokkaido
Not sure what do do during your trip to Hokkaido? Check out some of our top recommendations and discover the best adventures and tours of Japan's northern island. Enjoy a variety of activities in Hokkaido's famous winter nature. Try skiing, snowshoeing, ice fishing, light-up festivals and more. With easy English booking, let us help make your visit perfect.
10Activities
  1. Walk into a winter wonderland at the Lake Shikotsu Ice Festival. Watch as the whole area turns into a magical winter world of colorful lights and catch the firework displays on the weekends.

    USD36.37

    Daily
    (afternoon)
  2. See the canals of snowy Otaru, sample sake and local wine, then if you like, enjoy a ride up Mt. Tengu on this one day tour from Sapporo. Guidance is available in English, Chinese and Korean.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD48.19

    Daily
    9 hour(s) (morning)
  3. Try snowshoeing with your choice of four courses, each with fantastic views of Sapporo! These courses are chosen so everyone can enjoy the winter snow.
    English Available

    From USDFree

    100%
    OFF
    Review Rebate
    Group Discount
    Daily
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  4. Feel the refreshing wind as you go on an adventure on top of a horse. Experience a journey through the trails along the beautiful mountains of Hokkaido.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD60.92

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  5. View beautiful Sapporo by bus. Visit some famous locations including Shiroi Koibito Park and Hokkaido Shrine and enjoy a fresh seafood lunch. English, Korean or Chinese audio guidance is available.
    English Available

    USD23.64

    Daily
    5 hour(s) (morning)
  6. Discover the natural beauty of winter as you trek through a white wonderland of snow and ice. See the glittering lake and the beautiful forest in a quiet atmosphere.

    USD27.28

    Daily
    (morning)
  7. Drive out from Sapporo to slide around a field of snow on a speedy banana boat and other thrill rides! After your adventure, enjoy an optional cheese fondue or mutton lunch in a snow hut.

    From USD5.46

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  8. Join an experienced guide on the iced over Barato River as you drill a hole and go fishing. Enjoy fresh smelt tempura and a hearty lunch buffet on a fun excursion from Sapporo.
    Meal Provided

    From USD63.65

    Daily
    7 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  9. Set off around the pristine forests near Lake Akan and keep your eyes open for signs of the deer and other animals that make their home in the region.

    USD31.82

    Daily
    (morning)
  10. See Japan's iconic bird, the red-crowned crane, in various parts of the Hokkaido landscape on this bus tour. Visit the crane park take in the view at both Kushiro Onsen and Hosooka Observatories.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD36.37

    Daily
    7 - 7.5 hour(s) (morning)