Please note: This tour is seasonal and runs yearly between January and March. The date is subject to change.
- Smelt ice fishing on the Barato River of Hokkaido
- Spend a winter morning or afternoon fishing for smelt on the frozen river
- Follow a guide’s instructions while dropping a fishing line into a hole in the ice
- See fresh fish transformed into a delicious tempura snack
- Enjoy a Japanese-style lunch at a local restaurant (if morning option selected)
- Snow pants and snow boots available upon request
- Coach or taxi transport from Sapporo with optional drop-off at an onsen
Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour
Two hours of ice fishing (and tempura tasting) on the frozen river makes your winter holiday a truly unforgettable one in Sapporo.