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Cruise through the drift ice of the Sea of Okhotsk, and experience the true meaning of winter in Hokkaido around Wakkanai, Abashiri or Shiretoko. Also known as ryuhyo cruises, the icebreakers will take you out to see the surreal plateaus of ice. Keep your eye out for local sea creatures, and make sure to bundle up!
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    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. 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


    14 - 15 hour(s) (morning)
  2. 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 USD92.16

    Early Booking
    14.5 - 15.5 hour(s) (morning)
  3. 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

    From USD110.96

    13 - 13.5 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Set off aboard into the frozen sea and look out for white-tailed sea eagles, Steller's sea-eagles and seals in their natural habitat. See them swim and soar above the frozen paradise in this limited time winter tour.


    1.5 - 3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)

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