10 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

10 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

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Noboribetsu
— 1 night
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Toyako-cho
— 1 night
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Hakodate
— 1 night
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Matsumae-cho
— Few hours
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Sapporo
— 1 night
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Otaru
— Few hours
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Furano
— 1 night
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Biei-cho
— 1 night
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Takinoue-cho
— 1 night
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Sapporo
— 1 day

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Noboribetsu

Noboribetsu ©
Perhaps the island's best-known hot spring resort, Noboribetsu has a long history of tourism.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): observe the fascinating underwater world at Noboribetsu Marine Park Nixe, then take in the dramatic natural features at Jigokudani, then pause for some photo ops at Daimoku Stone, and finally take in the natural beauty of Oku no Yu.

For reviews and more tourist information, read Noboribetsu planning site.

Singapore, Singapore to Noboribetsu is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Noboribetsu. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in April, with highs in Noboribetsu at 13°C and lows at 3°C. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Toyako-cho.

Things to do in Noboribetsu

Parks · Nature · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

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Jigokudani ©
Jigokudani
Noboribetsu Marine Park Nixe ©
Noboribetsu Marine Park Nixe
Oku no Yu ©
Oku no Yu

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Toyako-cho

Toyako-cho ©
On the 27th (Sat), get all the information you need at Toyako Visitor Center, then engage your brain at Toyako Volcano Science Museum, and then ride a horse along Lake Toya Ranch.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Toyako-cho tour itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Noboribetsu to Toyako-cho takes an hour. In April, daily temperatures in Toyako-cho can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Hakodate.

Things to do in Toyako-cho

Museums · Outdoors · Childrens Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Toyako Volcano Science Museum ©
Toyako Volcano Science Museum
Lake Toya Ranch ©
Lake Toya Ranch
Toyako Visitor Center ©
Toyako Visitor Center

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Hakodate

Hakodate ©

City of Lights

A gateway to the island, Hakodate has gained a reputation for its waterfront attractions, its proximity to some of the island's most popular natural sites, and its seafood.
On the 28th (Sun), take in panoramic vistas at Goryokaku Tower and then admire the landmark architecture of Goryokaku Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Hakodate visit planner.

You can drive from Toyako-cho to Hakodate in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Matsumae-cho.

Things to do in Hakodate

Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Goryokaku Park ©
Goryokaku Park
Goryokaku Tower ©
Goryokaku Tower

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Matsumae-cho

Matsumae-cho ©
Matsumae-cho is a town located in Oshima Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan. Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Matsumae Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hodoji, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hogenji Temple.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Matsumae-cho online trip builder.

You can drive from Hakodate to Matsumae-cho in 2.5 hours. April in Matsumae-cho sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Sapporo.

Things to do in Matsumae-cho

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Hogenji Temple ©
Hogenji Temple
Matsumae Castle ©
Matsumae Castle
Hodoji ©
Hodoji

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Sapporo

Sapporo

CIty of Ramen

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.
For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Sapporo online travel planner.

Drive from Matsumae-cho to Sapporo in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Matsumae-cho in April: highs in Sapporo hover around 9°C, while lows dip to 7°C. On the 30th (Tue), you'll travel to Otaru.

Things to do in Sapporo

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Otaru

Otaru

Town of Hills

The port city of Otaru has long attracted domestic visitors, drawn in by the city's many historic buildings, and has started to garner international attention, too.
On the 30th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tomioka Catholic Church.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Otaru journey builder.

You can drive from Sapporo to Otaru in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 7°C. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Furano.

Things to do in Otaru

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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 30th (Tue), stroll around Torinuma Park and then see the interesting displays at Furabi.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Furano holiday planner.

You can drive from Otaru to Furano in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Otaru in April, plan for little chillier nights in Furano, with lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Biei-cho.

Things to do in Furano

Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Torinuma Park ©
Torinuma Park

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Biei-cho

Biei-cho ©
Famous for scenic views of vast fields, wide meadows, and gently rolling hills against the backdrop of the Taisetsu mountain range, Biei-cho offers a picture-prefect setting for a pleasant countryside vacation.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Biei Shrine, then don't miss a visit to Panorama Road, then relax in the rural setting at Biei Farm, and finally explore the activities along Taisetsu Asahidake Gensui.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Biei-cho planning site.

Drive from Furano to Biei-cho in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Takinoue-cho.

Things to do in Biei-cho

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Biei Shrine ©
Biei Shrine
Panorama Road ©
Panorama Road

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Takinoue-cho

Takinoue-cho ©
On the 2nd (Thu), examine the collection at Kitami Takinoue Station Kinenkan and then stroll around Shibazakura Takinoue Park.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Takinoue-cho online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Biei-cho to Takinoue-cho in 2.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Biei-cho in May: highs in Takinoue-cho hover around 16°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Sapporo.

Things to do in Takinoue-cho

Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Shibazakura Takinoue Park ©
Shibazakura Takinoue Park

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Sapporo

Sapporo ©

CIty of Ramen

Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): stroll around Odori Park, test the waters at a local thermal spa, then walk around Kokuei Takino Suzuran Hillside National Park, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Hokkaido University Former Sapporo Agricultural School and Library.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Sapporo tour itinerary builder app.

Drive from Takinoue-cho to Sapporo in 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sapporo

Parks · Spas · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Odori Park ©
Odori Park
Thermal Spas

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