10 days in Asahikawa, Furano & Sapporo Itinerary

10 days in Asahikawa, Furano & Sapporo Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Asahikawa
— 2 nights
2
Furano
— 2 nights
3
Sapporo
— 5 nights

2
nights
Asahikawa

Asahikawa ©
Perched on the confluence of four rivers and surrounded by green hills, Asahikawa combines a modern city experience with the pristine nature nearby.
On the 12th (Thu), hit the slopes at Asahiyama Yuki no Mura, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Asahiyama Zoo, and then get in on the family fun at Asahikawa Ramen Village. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Hokuchin Memorial Museum, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hokkaido Gokoku Shrine, thenfly down the slopes at Asahikawa Kamui Ski Resort, and finally make a trip to Asahikawa Station.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Asahikawa tour builder.

Singapore, Singapore to Asahikawa is an approximately 13-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Asahikawa due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in December, with highs in Asahikawa at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Furano.

Things to do in Asahikawa

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Asahiyama Zoo ©
Asahiyama Zoo
Asahikawa Kamui Ski Resort ©
Asahikawa Kamui Ski Resort
Hokuchin Memorial Museum ©
Hokuchin Memorial Museum

2
nights
Furano

Furano ©
Situated in the center of the island, Furano has become known for its idyllic rural landscape, and the drastic changes it experiences as seasons shift.
On the 14th (Sat), fly down the slopes at Furano Ski Resort and then contemplate the waterfront views at Shirogane Blue Pond. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a memorable drive along Roller Coaster Road, stroll through Shikisai no Oka, admire the natural beauty at Farm Tomita, thendon't miss a visit to Ningle Terrace, and finally see the interesting displays at Furabi.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Furano route planning website.

Traveling by car from Asahikawa to Furano takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Asahikawa in December, Furano is little chillier at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Sapporo.

Things to do in Furano

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Biei-cho, Farm Tomita, Roller Coaster Road
Highlights from your plan
Shirogane Blue Pond ©
Shirogane Blue Pond
Shikisai no Oka ©
Shikisai no Oka
Furano Ski Resort ©
Furano Ski Resort

5
nights
Sapporo

Sapporo ©
A modern, bustling city known for its beer brewery, Sapporo attracts millions of visitors with its Snow Festival, during which elaborate ice and snow sculptures are exhibited all over town.
Venture out of the city with trips to Niseko Mountain Resort Grand Hirafu Ski Place (in Kutchan-cho), Otaru Canal (in Otaru) and Noboribetsu (Oyunuma & Jigokudani). The adventure continues: walk around Odori Park, contemplate the long history of Sapporo Clock Tower, take some stellar pictures from Mt. Moiwa, and get in on the family fun at Shiroi Koibito Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Sapporo tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Furano to Sapporo in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Furano in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Sapporo, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sapporo

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Noboribetsu, Niseko Mountain Resort Grand Hirafu Ski Place, Otaru Canal
Highlights from your plan
Odori Park ©
Odori Park
Otaru Canal ©
Otaru Canal
Jigokudani ©
Jigokudani

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