Snow Fun in Hokkaido 8D5N



Unique experiences:
02-nights stay in Ski Resort, Show Shoe Experience (30min), Indigo Dyeing Experience, Mt. Hakodate Ropeway, DIY Music Box Experience

Sightseeing & Shopping Experiences:
Date History & Culture Museum, Goryokaku Park, Hakodate Morning Market, Motomachi Area, Hakodate Bay Area, Lake Onuma, Nikka Whiskey Yoichi, Otaru Sakaimachi Street, Shiroi Koibito Park

Special Gourmet Delights:
Sumptuous Japanese multi-course dinner Japanese Kaiseki or buffet in Ryokans/Hotels, local delights at the restaurant

Hotel / Ryokan Stays:
02 nights stay in Ski Resort. 01 night of authentic Japanese Onsen experience in Lake Toya. 02 nights of centrally located hotels in Hakodate & Sapporo


Departure date
03, 10 Mar 2020
Tour length
8 days 5 nights
Chitose, Rusutsu, Hakodate, Lake Toya, Sapporo, Otaru
Tour guide
Experienced Trilingual Guide
From S$ 3,688*

Our WOW! Promises

Right group size for Quality Travel (<= 30 passengers)

Experienced Trilingual Guide (English, Mandarin, Japanese) Accompanying the entire tour

Premium Selection of Hotels & Ryokan (with onsen)

Organized & Well-paced itinerary

Comfortable big coaches

Authentic Japanese gourmet food & Cultural experiences

Day 1 ---

Assemble at Changi Airport for Check in

GRP 1 (03MAR)
JL036  SIN-HND  2225-0555+1
JL505  HND-CTS  0830-1000

GRP 2 (10MAR)
JL038  SIN-HND  0220-0950
JL513  HND-CTS  1130-1300

Day 2 On boardLD

Chitose – Rusutsu 千歲 - 留寿都
Rusutsu North & South or similar / Western room ♨

Upon arrival at New Chitose Airport, coach transfer to a local restaurant for lunch [Japanese set]. After lunch, transfer to Rusutsu Resort. You will get to experience the Snow Shoe (30mins). Tonight, enjoy your dinner at the hotel.

** 2nd group (10 Mar) – No lunch will be provided as arrival in the afternoon. Upon arrival, coach transfer to Rusutsu Resort.
** Snow Activity subject to snow conditions. Other activities will be replaced if not enough snow.

Day 3 B--

Rusutsu 留寿都
Rusutsu North & South or similar / Western room ♨

** Free & Easy all day **

Day 4 BLD

Rusutsu – Hakodate 留寿都 - 函館
Century Marina Hakodate or similar / Western room

After breakfast, you will get to experience the Indigo Dyeing at Date History & Culture Museum. After that, proceed to a local restaurant for lunch. After lunch, transfer to Hakodate and visit Goryokaku Park (五稜郭公園). Let the beautiful view of Hakodate enthrall you from Goryokaku Tower. From here, you would be able to see the grand Mt. Hakodate and Yokotsu mountain range. Continue your journey at Mt. Hakodate. As the sun sets, a visit to the Mt. Hakodate Ropeway (函館山ロープウェイ) is in store. The ropeway brings you up 334 metres above sea level to one of the world’s top three night views. Tonight, enjoy your dinner at the hotel restaurant. At the end of the day, transfer to Hakodate city for hotel check in.


Day 5 B-D

Hakodate – Lake Toya 函館 - 洞爺湖
Toya Sunpalace or similar / Western room

After breakfast, visit Hakodate Morning Market (函館朝市). It has more than 200 stores and sells delicious food from Hakodate such as marine produce, vegetables, fruit, sweets and chinmi (processed seafood). Continue your journey at Motomachi Area (函館元町), a district favored by foreign residents who settled in Hakodate when Japan’s era of isolation came to an end in 1854. As such, many buildings of foreign influences still exist in the area. With sloping streets and stylish western buildings, Motomachi provides a picturesque backdrop for ample photo opportunities. Thereafter, proceed to Hakodate Bay Area, known for the old red brick warehouses that house a number of shops and restaurants and offers spectacular night views. This afternoon, lunch is on your own expense. After that, transfer to Onuma and visit Lake Onuma (大沼公園). Located at the foot of Mt. Komagatake, an active volcano, this is a good place for a stop to stretch your legs and to take in the beauty of Hokkaido’s scenery. Finally, transfer to Lake Toya for hotel check in. Tonight, dinner will be served at the local restaurant.

Day 5. Hakodate Morning Market

Day 6 B-D

Lake Toya – Otaru – Sapporo 洞爺湖 - 小樽 - 札幌
Hotel Clubby Sapporo or similar / Western room

After breakfast, visit Nikka Whiskey Yoichi (余市ニッカウィスキー). One of Japan’s top whiskey makers, has its main distillery in Yoichi. Nikka whiskies have been recognized to rank among the world’s best single malt whiskies and have won numerous awards. After that, transfer to Otaru and visit Otaru Sakaimachi Street (小樽堺町通り). Here, you’ll find many western style buildings that currently house various restaurants, cafes, boutiques and museum. Today, you will have a Music Box Decoration Experience at Otaru. Lunch is on your own expense 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, is produced. After that, transfer to Sapporo city for hotel check in. Tonight, enjoy your dinner [Crab Course] at a hotel restaurant.

Day 6. Nikka Whiskey Yoichi

Day 7 B--

Chitose – Singapore 札幌 - 新加坡

JL526 CTS-HND 2000-2140
JL035 HND-SIN  0005-0645

After breakfast at the hotel, free at your own 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.

Day 8 ---

Singapore 新加坡

Arrive Singapore

*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 are subject to change
* Flight schedule is subject to change

03 Mar 2020
From S$ 3,688*
10 Mar 2020
From S$ 3,588*

Tax & Fuel Surcharge: $S 228* (Subject to changes)  

This tour package is subject to change without prior notice.
Minimum 15 persons are required to form a group. A Tour Manager will be with the group for the entire tour.
Triple-sharing rooms’ size might be similar to Twin rooms’ (Twin bed + 1 extra bed).
Accommodation is based on twin-sharing basis.
Activities available are subject to weather conditions.
Package price does not include the associated taxes and surcharges, estimated at $150, subject to change.
Guide and driver service fee of JPY800 per day (adult / child) is applicable.
Please approach our travel consultants for more details and other terms and conditions.

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