9 Days 7 Nights WINTER HOKKAIDO
– Mitsui Factory Outlets
-Scenic Lake Toya Observatory
-Famous Onsen Village
– Mt.Hakodate – Night View (Cable Car Ride
-Hakodate Morning Market
-Ling Guo Park
-Lavender Pillow DIY
-Hokkaido Beer Factory
-Ishiya Chocolate Factory
-Former Hokkaido Government Office
-Sapporo Clock Towery
-Kitaichi Glass Shop
-Music Box Factory
-Hokkaido “Small Fuji”
Assemble in Changi airport, begin your vacation with a pleasant flight to the northern island of Japan, Hokkaido.
Upon arrival, You will first proceed to Ainu Village for an experience in the lifestyle of Ainu through the display of their precious heirlooms and household utensils and traditional embroidery.Next proceed to Noboribetsu, visit the famous Jigokudani also known as “Hell Valley”. Stroll along this active volcano area, you will see the boiling pond & steaming streams. Tonight you will stay at Lake Toya, Lake Toya Onsen is third largest onsen in Japan. Thereafter, enjoy hotel’s foods, you can enjoy a sweet onsen session in the hotel.
Lake Toyako is Japan’s northern-most unfrozen lake, we will arrange the special Lake Toyako Observatory for to appreciation of beautiful lakes and mountains. Proceed to Mt. Showa, which is formed by volcano lava. Visit Bear Ranch, over than 100 cute brown bear in this ranch. Next, we go to Hakodate visit Kanamori Red Brick Warehouse. The construction of elegant integration of the landscape in the Hakodate port has become the western edge most representative building. Tonight, visit the night view of Mount Hakodate by cable car, the top three best night view among the world. Tonight check in to Hakodate Onsen Hotel.
After breakfast, visit Hakodate Morning Market. Ling Guo Park is the first western style Japanese castle, built in AD 1864. Onward to the Mt. Yotei Japanese famous spring water – Kyogoku Gushing Water Park. Tonight your overnight stay will be Jozankei Hotel or similar.
After breakfast, proceed to Otaru, you can take a very nice picture at this romantically atmospheric Otaru Canal. You can also go to Music Box Museum, where you can view various beautifully crafted music boxes and enjoy their heavenly music. Next, visit the Kitachi Glass shop, reputed for its unique lamps and hand-blown glassware. Then proceed to Hokkaido largest city – Sapporo and visit Ishiya White Chocolate Factory specialist shop. Over here, you are able to buy different kind of chocolate products which is manufactured by Ishiya. Next, you will embrace a wonderful sight of the famous Former Hokkaido Government Office before enjoying a terrific shopping stop at the famous Tanukikoji Shopping Arcade, the largest shopping mall in Hokkaido. Lastly, you will see Odori Park and Sapporo Clock Tower along the way before making your way for a well deserved group dinner.
Today, proceed to Beer Factory, which is one of the famous beer brands among Japan.Next go to Asahikawa Zoo, visitors can clearly observe the animals vivid expressions and dynamic nature. You will have a wonderful opportunity to see penguins swimming underwater tunnel, polar bear jumping into the water, an enjoyable and lovely outing for the entire family. After that, we shall proceed towards Biei. You’ll enjoy the amazing view of the snow mountain. You shall also make a visit to the famous Furano Lavender pillow DIY before making your way towards the Ski Resort for a wonderful night’s rest. Two wonderful highlights during your stay tonight include:- (1) Ningle Terrace is a shopping area located in the green forest of Furano. It is nice to go shopping and enjoy the cool breeze as you walk through the area. The shops are in the form of wood cabins and will be lighted up after sunset creating a romantic scene. (2) The Shisai No Yu Hot Spring and relaxation centre is a 5 star facility which forms part of the New Prince Hotel in Furano. They have an indoor and an outdoor hot spring bath as well as a Sauna. The Rotenburo overlooks the Furano town and the Tokachi Mountain range which accounts for an inspiring and relaxing onsen experience.
After breakfast, you shall have a wonderful chance at your own leisure to participate in a sweet “skiing session” at this relaxing ski resort (Ski Lesson & Ski Equipments >> Under Own Expense). Alternatively, you will have a wonderful list of Special Inclusions [Snow Banana Boat, Snow Dinghies, Inflatable Snowboarding (Air Board)] that will definitely ensure you will have a memorable, exciting & fun-filled “Snowy Session” before making your way towards Chitose, where you will enjoy a precious leisure shopping session at Mitsui Factory Outlets.
After breakfast, it shall be free time at your own leisure till your transfer to airport for a pleasant flight back Singapore.