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Things To Do in Hokkaido
Not sure what to 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.

1. Soak your feet in a hot spring river.
2. Join a confectionary tour in Otaru and indulge in sweets.
3. Hop in a boat and sail out to the mystical waters of the Blue Cave.
4. Explore Sapporo in a Kimono.
5. Ride a ropeway to the top of Mt. Hakodate and be captivated by city’s sparkling lights.
6. Feel a rush of adrenaline as you go rafting in Toyohira River.
7. Sculpt your own original piece in a ceramic-making class.
8. Watch the well-loved "penguin walk" in Asahikawa zoo.
9. Go paragliding in Furano.
10. Catch sight of the red-crowned canes of Hokkaido.
10Activities

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  1. Discover one of Noboribetsu Onsen's hidden spots, the Oyunuma river, a forest footbath. Soak your feet in the world's only foot bath that flows in a river!
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    From USD12.80

    13%
    OFF
    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  2. Tour the popular confectioneries of Amatou, Niikuraya, and Kuwataya with a certified guide. This is a must-join tour for anyone with a love for sweets.
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    From USD32.00

    Daily
    1.5 - 3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. Sail out from Otaru on an hour long scenic cruise to see the iconic tall cliffs among the lush greens, leading you to the mystical Blue Cave of Hokkaido.
    English Available

    From USD45.71

    2-for-1
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    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  4. Dress up in a beautiful kimono as you enjoy the city of Sapporo. Choose whether you'd like to have photos taken by a professional photographer or walk freely around the city with your friends.

    From USD27.43

    Daily
    2 - 3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  5. Tour up to the top of Mt. Hakodate to see the beautifully illuminated city from above. Soar up on a ropeway to the peak for a romantic evening in Hokkaido, and get dropped off at convenient locations!
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    From USD9.14

    Daily
    (afternoon, evening)
  6. Raft down the Toyohira River, an area of natural beauty. Enjoy a fun and exciting adventure on the water, and experience the thrill of the rapids!
    English Available

    From USD45.71

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  7. Choose from various types of clay and glazes, to make a totally original piece of pottery! Take a break from sightseeing in Sapporo and have fun learning how to sculpt your own ceramics.

    From USD13.71

    25%
    OFF
    Daily
  8. Asahiyama Zoo One Day Tour from Sapporo with Admission Ticket Sapporo Area
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    Visit the animals of the famous Asahiyama Zoo on this day trip from Sapporo, without worrying about train or bus schedules! Admission ticket and round trip transfers included.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD59.42

    Daily
    9.5 - 12.5 hour(s) (morning)
  9. Ride the sky with a powered paraglider as you soar over Furano, the flower capital of Hokkaido! Check out the mountains and flower fields as you float up to 400 meters in the air.

    USD82.28

    Daily
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  10. Hokkaido Crane- Viewing Private Tour from Kushiro Kushiro/ Akan/ Mashu
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    Come see the red-crowned cranes of Hokkaido, as they play and dance freely over the snow. Ideal for birdwatchers and photography lovers!
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    From USD149.74

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)