Sapporo Morning Tour to Shiroi Koibito Park and Central Wholesale Market

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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.

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Established in 1868, Sapporo is one of the youngest cities in Japan, renowned for its culinary prowess and incredible wintery scenery.

Be inspired by the intricate architecture of the ancient Hokkaido Shrine, surrounded by thick forests. Then, indulge your sweet tooth at Shiroi Koibito Park. Follow up with a visit to the Sapporo Central Wholesale Market, where you can have some of the freshest seafood in the country for lunch.
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Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 24.00
USD 24.00
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 12.00
USD 12.00
Infant (Age 0-5)
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Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 24.00
USD 24.00
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 12.00
USD 12.00
Infant (Age 0-5)
Children under 6 who do not require seats ride free (1 Child x 1 Adult)
  • Duration: 4.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Bus fare / English audio guide / Japanese-speaking guide / Chinese audio guide / Entrance fee to Shiroi Koibito Park / Korean audio guide
  • Schedule
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Check-out
    Time & Location

  • 09:15 Check-in at the Sapporo Station Bus Terminal
  • 09:30 Depart from the Sapporo Station Bus Terminal
    The bus will pass:
    Former Hokkaido Government Office Building
    Odori Park
    Former Sapporo Court House
    Hokkaido Governor's House
    Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art
  • 09:55 Hokkaido Shrine (25 mins)
    stsg_a_2 The most prominent Shinto shrine in Hokkaido, enjoy the gorgeous and intricate traditional architecture.

    Please note that the Hokkaido Shrine Festival is held during mid-June and parking may not be available.
  • 10:45 Shiroi Koibito Park (65 mins)
    a_1 A theme park established a local chocolate company, Ishiya. Shiroi Koibito is a popular cookie, consisting of two thin butter cookies and a layer of white chocolate in between. See how Hokkaido's most popular souvenir is made.
  • 12:10 Sapporo Central Wholesale Market (65 mins)
    stsg_a_4 Enjoy browsing and a delicious seafood lunch at one of Sapporo's local wholesale fish markets.
    We will then pass by:
    Hokkaido Governer's Official Residence
    Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art
  • 13:30 Sapporo Clock Tower (drop-off point)
    The oldest building in Sapporo, it was built in 1878 and is one of the last surviving Western-style structures from the Meiji era.
  • 13:35 Check-out at Sapporo Station Bus Terminal
Package detail / Schedule
    • Please arrive at the 2F bus terminal window at least 15 minutes before the tour departure time, to exchange your voucher for the bus ticket.
    • For children under the age of 6 who require a seat, please book as 'Child 6-11'.
Additional Note(s)
    • Multilingual Audio Device (English, Japanese, Chinese and Korean) will describe the sights visible from the bus.
      In case of malfunctions or maintenance, this service may not be available.
    • Due to the Hokkaido Shrine Festival in mid-June, if there is no space to park in the parking lot, the Hokkaido Shrine may be removed from the itinerary. In such cases, you will have more time at the Shiroi Koibito Park and the Central Market.
    • The duration of sightseeing may be changed due to traffic and the number of passengers.
    • Arrival times may be earlier than scheduled due to holiday breaks or facility rules.
    • Depending on traffic or bad weather, the return bus to Sapporo Station may be delayed. Please allow enough time to make connecting transfers.
    • Tours may be cancelled due to natural disasters and road closure due to marathon race, etc. Please contact us and check the situation with the tour in the event of abnormal weather.
    • At the Central Market show the bus ticket stub and enjoy 1,500 JPY special dishes at the participating restaurants listed below. The special menu items may be sold-out or unavailable depending on the day.
    • ・Tairyo Sushi Wakakoma: Sea food set menus (hand-rolled sushi or bowl of rice topped with sashimi, cooked scallop, salad and soup)
      ・Kita-no Gourmet-tei: Manpuku C (crab&salmon roe with rice bowl, sashimi, nori kurage and crab soup)
      ・Ume-e Dou: Daily special bowl of rice topped with sashimi and crab soup
      ・Kikusui Restaurant: Arabesque greenling Set menu ( with sea urchin or salmon roe )
      ・Kikusui Sushi Restaurant: Bowl of rice topped with Crab, scallop and salmon roe
    • ・Higuma Central Wholesale Market Branch: Manpuku local set menu.
      ・Restaurant Nikkai “Chuo Don”
      ・Kitano Ryoba “ Omakase Don”
      ・Sushi Restaurant Kitano Shun “Chef’ s Choice Rice Balls”
      ・Hamayaki Center Oyster Restaurant: Oyster Kamameshi for one・ GanGanYaki(Oyster, Scallop)・Miso soup
    • Show your bus ticket stub and get a discount on food products (between 5% to 10%) from the stores and restaurants listed below:
      Iwamoto, Kanedai, Kitano Ryoba No. 1, No. 2, No. 3, Nemuro Sugiyama Fisheries, Hokkaido’s Specialty Food Sales, Nagamine Fisheries, Nikkai No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3.
    • If the Shiroi Koibito factory is undergoing maintenance, you will not be able to see the cookie manufacturing process.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between the booking confirmation date to 2 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of JPY 100 per participant.
  • Any cancellations made after 2 hours prior to the activity start time will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 24.00
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(5.00/5.00) 5.00 / 5
(2 reviews)
Language English, Japanese, Chinese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 4.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily


by: shin1
This was my first tour using an audio guide, but it was nicely detailed so I learned a lot about Sapporo's history. The audio was very clear. We got to see a lot of the city in a short time, so it was...more
As I was flying home at 4 pm, I was looking for a tour in the morning, and found this one. It was v...more
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