10 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

10 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hakodate
— 2 nights
2
Sapporo
— 3 nights
3
Yoichi-cho
— 1 night
4
Asahikawa
— 3 nights

2
nights
Hakodate

Hakodate ©
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 5th (Mon), enjoy breathtaking views from Mt. Hakodate Observatory, cruise along Gokoku Shrine Hill, admire the striking features of Goryokaku Park, then take in panoramic vistas at Goryokaku Tower, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakodate Morning Market. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Onuma Park Walking Path, steep yourself in history at The Old Public Hall of Hakodate Ward, then take a stroll through Motomachi, then make a trip to Hachimanzaka, and finally stop by Kanemori Red Brick Warehouse.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Hakodate online visit planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Hakodate is an approximately 13-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Hakodate, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October, Hakodate is cooler than Singapore - with highs of 18°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Sapporo.

Things to do in Hakodate

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Onuma Park Walking Path
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Mount Hakodate ©
Mount Hakodate
Goryokaku Tower ©
Goryokaku Tower
Goryokaku Park ©
Goryokaku Park

3
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sapporo: Otaru (Boat Tours & Water Sports, Otaru Canal, &more). The adventure continues: walk around Odori Park, get into the urban bustle at Sapporo Underground Shopping Centre Aurora Town, fly down the slopes at Okurayama Lookout, and see the interesting displays at Sapporo Beer Museum.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Sapporo using our trip planner.

Fly from Hakodate to Sapporo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Hakodate in October, you will find days in Sapporo are little chillier (15°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Yoichi-cho.

Things to do in Sapporo

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

Otaru
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Odori Park ©
Odori Park
Otaru Canal ©
Otaru Canal
Former Hokkaido Government Office Building ©

1
night
Yoichi-cho

Yoichi-cho ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): relax in the rural setting at Asadaen Farm, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Nikka Whisky Yoichi Distillery, steep yourself in history at Old Shimoyoichi Unjoya, then explore the striking landscape at Ebisuiwa Daikokuiwa, then get engrossed in the history at Yoichi Fisheries Museum, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Hiyamizu Toge Karudera Viewing Platform.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Yoichi-cho trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Sapporo to Yoichi-cho takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Yoichi-cho can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Asahikawa.

Things to do in Yoichi-cho

Breweries & Distilleries · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hiyamizu Toge Karudera Viewing Platform
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Nikka Whisky Yoichi Distillery ©
Nikka Whisky Yoichi Distillery

3
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 11th (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Asahiyama Miura Garden, get to know the resident critters at Asahiyama Zoo, explore the activities along Sugatami no Ike Lake, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Asahi-dake, then take in the awesome beauty at Daisetsuzan, and finally stop by Asahidake Ropeway. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Farm Tomita, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Shikisai no Oka, then explore the activities along Shirogane Blue Pond, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Tokachidake Bogakudai Observation Tower.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Asahikawa trip builder app.

You can drive from Yoichi-cho to Asahikawa in 3 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Yoichi-cho in October: high temperatures in Asahikawa hover around 10°C and lows are around 7°C. You'll set off for home on the 13th (Tue).

Things to do in Asahikawa

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Higashikawa-cho, Biei-cho, Daisetsuzan, Farm Tomita
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Asahiyama Zoo ©
Asahiyama Zoo
Daisetsuzan ©
Daisetsuzan
Shirogane Blue Pond ©
Shirogane Blue Pond

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