This half-day mountain bike tour, perfect for beginners, rewards you with a soak at Hoheikyo Onsen. After a 1.5-hour ride along an easy, paved path through the ‘onsen’ (hot spring) town of Jozankei for a snack, you’ll delight in the pure waters of Hoheikyo's outdoor baths, followed by a curry lunch that's popular among locals. Round-trip transport is included from Sapporo. Numbers are limited to 10 on this small-group tour, ensuring a personalized experience with your expert guide.Please note: This tour is seasonal and runs yearly between April and October. The date is subject to change.
• 5 hours
Explore Hokkaido’s Lake Shikotsu by mountain bike with an expert guide. You’ll depart along the Chitose River and then ride through the woods to the tranquil caldera lake, enjoying breathtaking views of neighboring mountain peaks as you pedal. Take a break during the moderate, 5-hour ride to purchase your own lunch at your choice of lakeside restaurants. Round-trip transport is available from the Sapporo train station, a nearby hotel or New Chitose Airport. Numbers are limited to 10 on this small-group tour, ensuring a personalized experience.Please note: This tour is seasonal and runs yearly between April and October. The date is subject to change.
• 9 hours
There’s nothing like fresh buckwheat soba dipped in dashi and a splash of soy sauce to make a perfect meal. Learn how to make these noodles in the countryside just outside of Sapporo. A local chef, with more than a dozen years of noodle know-how, guides your small group of no more than 10 people, through the soaking, kneading and cutting process. Make a mountain of noodles, slurp up some right there in the kitchen and then pack plenty to take back to Sapporo — no sharing necessary. Transport is included.
• 4 hours
Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura is a theme park in Noboribetsu that reproduces the customs and culture of the Edo-Jidai (Edo period), Here, you can enjoy viewing samurai residences, ninja trick houses and various stores that represent the Edo period. By the end of the day, you might as well call yourself a resident of the village.
• 8 hours
Enjoy an easy mountain bike tour through Nopporo Forest Park, a wildlife sanctuary and national forest on Hokkaido. You’ll receive basic instructions from an experienced guide for riding a mostly flat course through breathtaking scenery. Keep an eye out for flowers, woodpeckers, squirrels and deer throughout your 1.5-hour ride, covering a distance of approximately 6 miles (10 km). Round-trip transport is included from Sapporo. Numbers are limited to 10 on this small-group tour, ensuring a personalized experience.Please note: This tour is seasonal and runs yearly between April and October. The date is subject to change.
• 3.5 hours
A geisha typically entertains guests at invitation-only locations. Delight in the company of not one, but two of these highly skilled performers of Japanese music and dance, during a 2-hour ‘geisha party’ at a private home in Sapporo. As you savor a home-cooked meal accompanied by beer and sake, chat with the help of a guide and take pictures with the geishas, who will make sure everyone in your small group limited to 8 diners is having an enjoyable experience. Round-trip hotel transport is included.
• 3 hours
This port city of the north has four distinct seasons, the nice sea breeze in summer, to the snow covered winter views that will give you the chills. Piers, canals and stockyards will remind everyone of the bustling old days, and you will feel the dashing spirit of Otaru.
• 2 hours
Enjoy a 40- or 60-minute horseback ride not far from the bustle of Sapporo. With an experienced instructor-guide, dressed like an American cowboy, you'll receive a quick riding lesson in Mustang Town before setting off on the ride. Follow well-maintained trails near a spectacular mountain that features an unusual 8-peak formation. The gentle horses are suitable for riders with all levels of experience. Round-trip hotel transportation by taxi is included.
• 3 hours
This is a great way to see the Hokkaido rural landscapes of Biei and Furano. Hokkaido is a large area which makes hard to cover.This private tour will help to make your trip an unforgettable one.Please note: This seasonal tour runs annually between June and August. The dates are subject to change.
• 10 hours
Join this unique nature tour to spend a half day with Japanese red-crowned cranes in their native habitat. In a small group of no more than 14, learn about how the cranes live and the impact human beings have upon their environment. Follow your guide to the best observation spots and enjoy the tranquility of Kushiro Marshland.
• 3 hours