Don’t let limited time in Sapporo stop you visiting the enchanting harbor town of Otaru, famed for its winding canals and preserved herring mansions. On this private full-day tour, you’ll visit landmarks such as the Music Box Museum, the Otaru Museum, and the Kitaichi Glassworks Company, all the while learning about Otaru’s rich industrial heritage. Plus, you’ll visit a sake brewery to enjoy samples of Japan’s national beverage. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
Spend a full day sightseeing in Sapporo and Otaru without having to worry about finding your own transportation. Your English-speaking guide will take you to the must-see attractions in these towns, including several food and drink-related stops. As this is a private tour, it’s entirely flexible and customizable, to suit your interests.
・Breathe the autumn air by the ocean of Hokkaido! This one-day tour features breathtaking Shakotan Peninsula which is about 2 hour bus ride away to the west of Sapporo. Departure and drop-off in Sapporo and Otaru are OK.
・Enjoy a relaxing time with a bath experience at Misaki-no-Yu Shakotan, meawwhile to have a 360-degree panoramic view of nature so close at hand.
・Walk along the beautiful trail of Cape Kamui and reach the tip where a bunch of uniquely shaped rocks can be seen from there. Embrace the openness and broadness of ocean!
・As you make your way through the narrow Shimamui Tunnel, the beautiful cobalt blue ocean and one of the best 100 beaches in Japan Shimamui Coast come into view below. Take in the gorgeous view of Shakotan Blue sea water.
・Savor the authentic seafood donburi (rice bowl), filled with fresh delicious seafood from Shakotan, as well as a seafood hot pot soup with vegetables. A Japanese style of meal set will be presented in front of you and for you to savor!