Fabulous Hokkaido 9D6N
Lake Notoro, Engaru Taiyo no Oka Park, Farm Tomita, Unkai Terrace
Picnic in Tokachi, Fruit Picking (Grape or other fruits), Otaru DIY Experience <Music Box Decoration>
Sightseeing & Shopping Experience:
Drift Ice Museum, Mombetsu Tokkari Centre, Asahidake Ropeway, Local Farm in Furano <All you can eat Furano Melon for 20 mins>, Shichiku Garden, Chitose Outlet Mall RERA, Otaru Canal (pass by), Otaru Sakaimachi Street, Shiroi Koibito Park
JL038 SIN-HND 0150-0950
JL567 HND-MMB 1235-1420
Upon arrival at Memambetsu Airport, coach transfer to Drift Ice Museum (オホーツク流氷館), which covers all aspects of sea ice. The sub-zero room allows you to experience -20℃ temperature whereas the “Frozen Aquarium” displays various fishes in ice. Next, we will visit the Lake Notoro (能取湖), is well-known as the largest coral grass colony in Japan. In September, the coral grass turns red, and the lake shore is covered with red color. At the end of the day, transfer to Lake Saroma for hotel check-in and enjoy your dinner [Buffet] at the hotel.
After breakfast, begin your day at Engaru Taiyo no Oka Park (遠軽太陽の丘公園), where there are over ten million cosmos blooming in the field, making this the largest cosmos park in Japan. After that, transfer to a local restaurant for lunch [Crab Rice Bowl]. After lunch, proceed to Mombetsu and visit Okhotsk Tokkari Centre. “Tokkari” is the Ainu word for seal. Okhotsk Tokkari Centre is the only wildlife center dedicated to seals in Japan where the sea mammals are raised and exhibited. Thereafter, transfer to Asahikawa for hotel check-in. Tonight, enjoy your dinner at a hotel restaurant [Japanese Course].
After breakfast, let’s proceed to Asahidake. Enjoy the best view of Mt. Asahidake by taking the Asahidake Ropeway (旭岳ロープウェイ) and walk with the local Nature Guide. This afternoon, you will have a late lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, you will head off towards Farm Tomita ( ファーム富田). One of the premium flower farms in Hokkaido. It is famous for the “Rainbow field” created by rows of different-coloured flowers along the gentle rolling hills. Thereafter, proceed to a local farm in Furano to try the signature Hokkaido fruit in Summer – Melon <All you can eat for 20min>. Finally, transfer to Furano city for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy your dinner at the hotel restaurant [Japanese Course].
Notes: ** Please bring a jacket with you at Mt. Asahidake. The temperature may get 10 °C or lower on top of the mountain. If the ropeway gets cancelled, the local guide will bring you to the walk path at the foot of the mountain. **
After breakfast, let’s experience the Farm Picnic <90 min> at Tokachi. From here, you will be able to take part in the harvest of a variety of seasonal vegetable, including corn, potatoes, and more. This afternoon, lunch will be served at a local restaurant [Pork Rice Bowl set]. Next, proceed to Shichiku Garden (紫竹ガーデン), an English style garden that creates an ever-evolving dream to those who adore the beauty of flowers. This garden is one of the most famous for colorful gardens in Japan. Finally, transfer to Tomamu for hotel check in. Tonight, dinner is on your own arrangement.
** Early in the morning, we will go up to Unkai Terrace by gondola to see the Unkai (sea of clouds).
After breakfast, you can do some shopping over at the Chitose Outlet Mall RERA. This is Hokkaido’s first large-scale outlet mall and houses over 400 different brands. Lunch will be on your own expense at the outlet mall. Next, proceed to the local fruit farm at Lake Toya where you can experience Fruit Picking <Grape or other fruits>. At the end of the day, transfer to Lake Toya for hotel check-in. Tonight, you can enjoy your dinner [Buffet] and natural hot spring at the hotel.
After breakfast, we will proceed to Otaru. We will pass by Otaru Canal (小樽運河) and visit Otaru Sakaimachi Street (小樽堺町通り). From here, you’ll find many western style buildings that currently house many restaurants, cafes boutiques and museums. Today, you will have a Music Box Decoration Experience at Otaru. Lunch is on your own arrangement during free & easy time at Otaru. Next, transfer to Sapporo city and visit Shiroi Koibito Park (白い恋人パーク), where the well-known Hokkaido confectionery, Shiroi Koibito Cookie, produced. Finally, transfer to Sapporo city for hotel check-in. Tonight, you will enjoy the Crab Course dinner at a local restaurant.
JL526 CTS-HND 2000-2140
JL035 HND-SIN 0005-0615
After breakfast at hotel, free at leisure until departure.
Bid farewell to Hokkaido as we proceed to the airport and take the flight back to Singapore. We hope that you have enjoyed this vacation with JTB and we look forward to bringing you to your next holiday destination.
*All the photos are for illustration purposes only
* The itinerary is subject to change due to weather condition
* Meals indicated are for reference only and subject to change
* Flight schedule is subject to change
* Flower viewing locations are dependent on weather conditions
Tax & Fuel Surcharge: $S 270** (Subject to changes)
10:30 - 20:00 (Mon to Sat)
10:30 - 19:00 (Sun & PH)