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Hokkaido EDITOR'S PICKS
Unique Winter Experiences
Choose from a variety of unique experiences you can only enjoy in snow-laden and frozen playgrounds like Hokkaido. Try your hand at smelt ice fishing, go horseback riding surrounded by plush bright white carpets of snow, dash through the snow on a dog sled, and up the ante from Tokyo Drift to Hokkaido Drift as you skid across snowy roads. Get your adrenaline pumping and warm up with all the exciting activities on VELTRA!
6Activities

    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. 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

    USD70.57

    Daily
    7 hour(s) (morning)
  2. 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

    USD61.16

    Weekday
    (morning)
  3. Shift your gears and put your driving skills into action! Feel the rush as you handle your car through thrilling skids and turns on the snowy roads. With expert assistance, learn how to safely drift in the snowy conditions right outside of Sapporo!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD32.93

    50%
    OFF
    Review Rebate
    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  4. Spend time experiencing some smelt fishing on the icy lake of Abashiri. After savoring your freshly caught fish, select from either bird watching or snow shoeing for a fun winter day.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD70.57

    Daily
    4 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  5. Ride through the snowy scenery beneath Mt.Hakken! From beginners to advanced riders, come discover the beauty of Hokkaido's winter on horseback with convenient transfers from Sapporo.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD98.80

    Group Discount
    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  6. 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 USD83.75

    Daily
    7.5 hour(s) (morning)