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Find the best special seasonal tours in Japan, and experience the best scenery, festivals and events. With delicate cherry blossoms in spring, festivals and fireworks in summer, stunning fall foliage and world-class skiing or snowboarding in winter, visitors are spoiled for choice! Choose from quick half-day tours to multiple day packages, to suit your travel needs.
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  1. Take part in Sapporo's annual Snow Festival, and marvel at spectacular illuminations in Hokkaido. Visit some of the most scenic sites in Hakodate, Otaru, and Sapporo, and get access to Noboribetsu's hot spring baths at your accommodation.
    English Available

    From USD891.64

    Daily
    3 day (morning)
  2. Say hello to the cute animals of Asahiyama Zoo before heading to see the astonishing Blue Pond in Biei lit up and covered in a white blanket of snow. See the waters of Shirahige Falls against the snowy cliffs during the limited time light-up event.

    From USD48.27

    Daily
    12 - 14 hour(s) (morning)
  3. Enjoy the winter experience in Hokkaido of smelt fishing. After learning how to catch fish, warm up and soak your cares away in the waters of a relaxing hot spring.
    Meal Provided

    USD59.20

    Weekday
    (morning)
  4. Go ice fishing in Sapporo and enjoy crispy tempura made from the freshly caught catch! No experience or equipment necessary, everything is provided for a fun day trip.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD65.58

    Daily
    4.5 - 5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  5. In winter Otaru comes alive with sparkling lights. Spend a romantic evening strolling among the magical illuminations and snow statues along the retro canals. Finish with a ride up Mt. Tengu!
    Special

    USD46.45

    Daily
    (afternoon)
  6. Set off for Heidi Farm, located on a hill which commands a panoramic view of the huge Ishikari Plain. Walk over wide expanses of snow under the open Hokkaido sky.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD72.86

    Daily
    7 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  7. Trek out from Sapporo and stroll in primeval forest to see the huge Japanese judas trees, view the city of Sapporo from a nearby peak, and maybe meet lovely squirrels.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD54.65

    Daily
    4 hour(s)
  8. Moerenuma Park is designed by Isamu Noguchi, a famous sculptor, and is a wonderland where you can enjoy strolling, playing in snow, viewing the artwork and a great view of Sapporo itself.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD45.54

    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  9. Catch sight of Lake Shikotsu in its winter majesty as you celebrate the Ice Festival. Have fun in the snow at North Snowland as you ride a snow tube, buggy, sleds and more. Drop-off at New Chitose Airport is also available.
    English Available
    Meal Provided
    Special

    USD68.31

    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
    Meal Provided

    From USD39.16

    Daily
    (morning)
  11. Make your way across the frozen lake right from Sapporo. Follow your guide to the best spot to experience traditional fishing methods for fresh pond smelt!
    Pick-up Provided
    Special

    USD68.31

    Daily
    4.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  12. Take a cruise through the ice floes of the Sea of Okhotsk with reserved seats and round trip bus transfers from Sapporo. For lunch you can choose from a variety of wonderful seafood delicacies.
    Meal Provided
    Special

    From USD107.47

    Daily
    13 - 13.5 hour(s) (morning)
  13. Set out from central Sapporo for the frozen Barato River. Drill a hole in the ice and try fish for the local wakasagi smelt! After ice fishing warm back up with a hearty buffet lunch.
    Meal Provided

    USD68.31

    Daily
    7 hour(s) (morning)
  14. Experience smelt fishing on Lake Kanayama in winter. Make a hole on the thick ice covering the lake and test your fishing skills! Then turn the catch into a warm and tasty tempura.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD49.18

    Daily
    (afternoon)
  15. Ready your snow gears as you head out to the famed ski resorts in Rusutsu. With convenient transfers from Sapporo and ski lift passes, enjoy your stay at luxury hotels while playing in the powdery snow of Hokkaido.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD809.67

    Group Discount
    Family Discount
    Daily
    4 - 5 day (morning)
  16. Sit back and relax as you make way to popular ski resorts from central Sapporo. Travel hassle-free on a luxury 5 to 9 seat cars and tour around popular spots such as Shiroi Koibito Park and hot springs with an English-speaking driver.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD475.33

    Daily
    8 - 10 hour(s) (morning)
  17. Go on a day trip from Sapporo to the popular Asahiyama Zoo to see cute animals enjoying winter in Hokkaido. Continue to Abashiri on an icebreaker cruise ship that sails into the Sea of Okhotsk . End the tour with a lovely sunset view.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD116.58

    Daily
    14 - 15 hour(s) (morning)
  18. Go on a winter adventure out into the Sea of Okhotsk in Abashiri. See the stunning views of the frozen ocean as you drill your way through on an icebreaker boat. After your icy boat ride, savor a delicious seafood lunch!
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD89.26

    29%
    OFF
    Early Booking
    Daily
    14.5 - 15.5 hour(s) (morning)
  19. Family-Friendly Snowmobile Ride & Fun in the Snow from Sapporo Sapporo Area
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    Feel the adrenaline rush as you hop on a snowmobile and drift on the snowy fields. Enjoy the thrill as you slip and slide on a banana boat and fly on top of the snow in an inflatable raft before savoring delicious pork or vegetable inside an igloo.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD59.20

    Daily
    3 - 6 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  20. Have a day filled with wintertime wonder in Sapporo. Enjoy hassle-free taxi service to and from your hotel so you can enjoy your holiday more. Speed down one of Japan's longest snow tube courses and hop on a sled pulled by your fluffy husky guide!
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD81.06

    Daily
    7.5 hour(s) (morning)

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