Sense the past glory and romance in today’s Otaru of Hokkaido! In this tour, we will show guests some of Otaru’s signature historical buildings and beautiful scenery. It will include visit to Glass Studio & Otaru Music Box Museum for shopping, and the activity of riding ropeway from Tenguyama Otaru. Once you arrive at the peak station, you can also see panoramic view of Otaru Harbor and Ishikari Bay. Lunch buffet in Western and Chinese style with dessert will be served. There is also audio tour guide in three languages of English, Chinese and Korean.
In the morning, we will departure from JR Sapporo Station Bus Terminal at around. Our first stop will be former Hokkaido Bank Head Office and have wine tasting at Otaru Bine within 15 minutes. Next we move to Otaru Canal for strolling and admiring the landscape along the canal. There a group photo will be taken, and guests can purchase the photography out of your own will (price will be 1000 yen). At lunch time, buffet is arranged at Otaru Grand Park with both western and Chinese food choice, and all-you-can-eat dessert. Guests can also have free time at Wing Bay Otaru while having lunch.From lunch venue, we will head to next destination of local Japanese wine factory Tanakashuzo Kikkokura for a visit and tasting. This is followed by a 90 minutes’ section for free activity and shopping at Kitaichi Glass, Otaru Music Box Museum and Kitakaro. Last will be Otaru Tenguyama Ropeway round-trip riding and glittering Glass Studio in Otaru!Upon finishing the trip, our tour bus will arrive at several locations including Sapporo Grand Hotel at 18:15, JR Sapporo Station Bus Terminal at 18:30, and Sapporo Park Hotel 18:40. Time is estimated and may subject to change.