23 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

23 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

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Furano
— 3 nights
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Biei-cho
— 2 nights
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Teshikaga-cho
— 2 nights
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Asahikawa
— 3 nights
5
Noboribetsu
— 2 nights
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Hakodate
— 3 nights
7
Matsumae-gun
— 1 day
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Sapporo
— 4 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Furabi, then make a trip to Ningle Terrace, and then hit the slopes at Furano Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Tue): visit Glass Forest in FURANO and then tee off at Hoshino Resort Tomamu.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Furano day trip planning site.

Singapore, Singapore to Furano is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Furano is 1 hour. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in April; daily highs in Furano reach 11°C and lows reach 2°C. On the 29th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Biei-cho.

Things to do in Furano

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Golf

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Furano Ski Resort ©
Furano Ski Resort
Farm Tomita ©
Farm Tomita
Ningle Terrace ©
Ningle Terrace

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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 29th (Wed): go for a walk through Shirakaba Road. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Shirahige Falls, identify plant and animal life at Shirogane Blue Pond, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Shikisai no Oka, then take in the awesome beauty at Asahi-dake, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Daisetsuzan.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Biei-cho day trip site.

Getting from Furano to Biei-cho by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can drive to Teshikaga-cho.

Things to do in Biei-cho

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Shirahige Falls ©
Shirahige Falls
Shirogane Blue Pond ©
Shirogane Blue Pond
Daisetsuzan ©
Daisetsuzan

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nights
Teshikaga-cho

Teshikaga-cho ©
A small town amid big scenery, Teshikaga-cho sits in a national park.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Lake Mashu. Step out of Teshikaga-cho to go to Abashiri and see Abashiri Prison Museum, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Kussharo, take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Io, take in panoramic vistas at Lake Mashu First Observatory, and hike along Tsutsujigahara Nature Trail.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Teshikaga-cho route planner.

You can drive from Biei-cho to Teshikaga-cho in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. May in Teshikaga-cho sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to drive to Asahikawa.

Things to do in Teshikaga-cho

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Lake Mashu ©
Lake Mashu
Abashiri Prison Museum ©
Abashiri Prison Museum
Lake Kussharo ©
Lake Kussharo

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Asahikawa side-trips: Asahidake Natural Hiking Route (in Higashikawa-cho), Kamikawa-cho (Ryusei Falls, Sounkyo Gorge, &more) and Himawari no Sato (in Hokuryu-cho). There's more to do: see the interesting displays at Ayako Miura Literature Museum and take in nature's colorful creations at Tokiwa Park.

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Drive from Teshikaga-cho to Asahikawa in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Teshikaga-cho in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 16°C in Asahikawa. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Noboribetsu.

Things to do in Asahikawa

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Sounkyo Gorge ©
Sounkyo Gorge
Asahidake Natural Hiking Route
Asahidake Natural Hiking Route
Tokiwa Park ©
Tokiwa Park

2
nights
Noboribetsu

Noboribetsu ©
Perhaps the island's best-known hot spring resort, Noboribetsu has a long history of tourism.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): find something for the whole family at Noboribetsu Date Historic Village, then take in the dramatic natural features at Jigokudani, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Oyunumagawa Natural Footbath. Keep things going the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas and then explore the activities along Lake Toya.

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Getting from Asahikawa to Noboribetsu by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Noboribetsu when traveling from Asahikawa in May, with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Hakodate.

Things to do in Noboribetsu

Theme Parks · Nature · Parks · Spas

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Jigokudani ©
Jigokudani
Lake Toya ©
Lake Toya
Oyunumagawa Natural Footbath ©
Oyunumagawa Natural Footbath

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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.
Hakodate is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Goryokaku Park, wander the streets of Motomachi, enjoy breathtaking views from Goryokaku Tower, and boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Hakodate visit planner.

Traveling by train from Noboribetsu to Hakodate takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to Matsumae-gun.

Things to do in Hakodate

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Mount Hakodate ©
Mount Hakodate
Goryokaku Tower ©
Goryokaku Tower
Goryokaku Park ©
Goryokaku Park

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Matsumae-gun

Matsumae-gun ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): let little ones run wild at Matsumae Park and then step into the grandiose world of Matsumae Castle.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Matsumae-gun trip planner.

You can drive from Hakodate to Matsumae-gun in 2.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sapporo.

Things to do in Matsumae-gun

Parks · Fun & Games · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Matsumae Park ©
Matsumae Park
Matsumae Castle ©
Matsumae Castle

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sapporo: Otaru (Otaru Denuki Koji, Asakusa Bridge, &more). There's lots more to do: walk around Odori Park, stroll through Mt. Moiwa, get engrossed in the history at Historical Village of Hokkaido (Kaitaku-no Mura), and contemplate the long history of Hokkaido Jingu.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sapporo trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Matsumae-gun to Sapporo takes 6 hours. May in Sapporo sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sapporo

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Odori Park ©
Odori Park
Otaru Canal ©
Otaru Canal
Sapporo Clock Tower ©
Sapporo Clock Tower

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