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Things to do in Sapporo for First-Timers
First time to visit Sapporo and not sure which spots to visit? No worries, we got you covered. These tours and activities will make sure you check off the Sapporo musts off your list, day trips included. Check out this list we've curated just for you.
10Activities

    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. Hop aboard a special bus and get whisked around Sapporo, passing all the major sights on this fun, quick 2.5-hour tour. Get to know the layout of the city with a handy English or Chinese audio guide.
    English Available

    USD24.19

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. See Hakodate's charming nature attractions, including Onuma Park and Lake Toya; stroll along historical Otaru; and immerse in Sapporo's dynamic shopping culture! Explore 3 of Hokkaido's most popular destinations on this jam-packed tour from Tokyo.
    English Available

    From USD761.87

    Daily
    3 day (morning)
  3. The JR Tower rises 160 meters over Sapporo, directly connected to the station. Enjoy vast 360 degree panoramic views of Sapporo, the Ishikari River, Mt. Teine, and more.

    From USD6.00

    21%
    OFF
    Daily
  4. Spend some quality time with adorable owls, hedgehogs, prairie dogs, cats, and more! Enjoy a drink while bonding and taking photos with these gentle creatures right by the Tanuki Koji shopping arcade.

    USD12.54

    Daily
    (afternoon, evening)
  5. Discover the beauty of the area from the Silo Observatory with an excellent view of Toyako or set out for Nakanoshima on a sightseeing boat, and see many wild deer during your taxi tour.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD490.69

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  6. Enjoy exploring Sapporo and taking pictures dressed in a beautiful kimono! Choose from a huge variety, including bridal and glamorous oiran style kimonos.

    From USD78.36

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  7. Trace the history of Hokkaido through the iconic buildings of Sapporo. Let your guide take you through the exhibits in each area to learn about the development of Japan's northern frontier.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD57.47

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  8. The former port city of Otaru offers a splendid experience for visitors to Hokkaido. Walk among the thriving community of artists, canals and museums—a perfect day trip from Sapporo.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD52.24

    Daily
    7 - 9.5 hour(s) (morning)
  9. Walk through the port city of Otaru, lined with historical buildings and Victorian street lamps. Take a relaxing cruise down the canal as you discover the city with your guide.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD161.95

    Daily
    7 hour(s) (morning)
  10. Discover Hokkaido with a convenient plan from Sapporo to anywhere you want to go. From classic Otaru to beautiful Furano, and even Noboribetsu, Lake Toya or Chitose Airport, we can take you there!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD255.70

    Daily
    3 - 9 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)