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Sapporo Snow Festival & Ski

 

Tour Code: GTD4489268

Sapporo Snow Festival & Ski

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10 days 9 nights

fromUSD $16498.00

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Hokkaido has long been known for its famous powdery- like snow which draws skiers from around the world. With Hokkaido also hosting several winter festivals, guests of all ages will enjoy this winter journey. Whether you are looking to have some fun in the snow or tour around Japan's northern island, this journey offers it all! Enjoy a guided tour through the popular cities of Sapporo, Otaru, and Noboribetsu, while enjoying a few days in Niseko to ski, sled, or even ride a snow mobile. Let All Japan Tours take care of the planning with this special winter journey.

Upon arrival, visit Shikotsu's annual ice festival before visiting Jigokudani Hell Valley which displays hot steam vents and sulfurous streams. Enjoy your day in Noboribetsu while wearing snowshoes and explore the city on your own. There are also optional crafting activities that guests can enjoy. Ride on the Mt. Usu Ropeway and learn about this volcano at the Volcano Museum. Travel to the Silo Observatory to catch stunning panoramic views of Lake Toya before grabbing delectable gelato at the Lake Hill Farm. Spend the next few days exploring Niseko, one of Japan's most popular places for skiing. With soft, powdery snow covering the ground, there are plenty of activities to participate in, such as sledding and snowmobiling. As home to the largest ski resort in Japan, there are plenty of lessons and facilities offered for all levels of skiers.

Travel to Otaru, first visiting the Otaru canal, then the Tanaka Sake Brewery, where guests will learn about how sake is made. Visit a famous cheesecake factory and the popular Sakaimachi Street, where Otaru's glass workshops and the Otaru Music Box Museum can be found. Enjoy fresh seafood at the Otaru Sushi District before transferring to Sapporo. Stop by Nijo Market and Sapporo's Historic Village before visiting the Sapporo Beer Museum, with its popular beer brewed in Sapporo since 1877. Your next day in Sapporo will be spent exploring the Sapporo Snow Festival. Enjoy the three sites of this festival: Odori Site, Susukino Site and Tsudome Site, each offering a different aspect to the festival.

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Tour Information

Please Note:

All prices are per person, based on twin (double on request) or triple occupancy.
International flights are not included on our tours - this allows you the flexibility to choose your own departure and get the best value for your money!

We can arrange international flights for US customers if needed, please ask for details.

Deposit

We require US$200 deposit per person to hold the space at time of booking and the final payment is due 2 month prior to departure

What's included

  • • 7 nights Western style and 2 nights Japanese style accommodation
  • • Meet and greet upon arrival at Sapporo New Chitose Airport
  • • Private airport transfers on arrival and departure
  • • Private transfers between destinations in Japan
  • • Comprehensive escorted with AJT professional English speaking tour guide

  •   Meals
  • • Breakfast everyday
  • • 6 dinners

  • Admission fees and activities
  • • All entry fees to sites, activities listed in the itinerary

What's NOT included

  • • International Airfares
  • • Meals that are not included in the itinerary
  • • Travel Insurance
  • • Alcoholic beverages and soft drinks
  • • Personal expenses such as telephone and laundry bills

Additional Information

  • Transport

    Travel by private van between destinations, baggage handling free.

  • Arrival Departure Airports

    This tour starts and finishes in Sapporo for arrivals and departures at New Chitose Airport (CTS).

  • Meal Requests

    Vegetarian or special meals can be arranged. We can also make reservations at Michelin star rated restaurants upon request.

  • Meet and Greet

    Meet and greet and private airport transfers on arrival and departure included

Itinerary In Brief

  • Day1   Arrive in Sapporo - Lake Shikotsu - Noboribetsu
  • Day2   Noboribetsu
  • Day3   Lake Toya
  • Day4   Niseko
  • Day5   Niseko
  • Day6   Niseko
  • Day7   Otaru
  • Day8   Sapporo
  • Day9   Sapporo
  • Day10   Tour ends

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Tour schedule and prices subject to change without notice

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