7 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

7 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly + Train:  13 h 15 min
1
Otaru
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Toyako-cho
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Furano
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Sapporo
— 1 night
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Kuala Lumpur

2
nights
Otaru

Otaru ©
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Otaru Music Box Museum Main Building as well as Otaru Museum, Bank of Japan. On the 14th (Mon), hunt for treasures at Sankaku Market, examine the collection at Otaru Museum, Bank of Japan, look for gifts at Otaru Music Box Museum Main Building, then find something for the whole family at Otaru Denuki Koji, and finally explore the activities along Otaru Canal.

To find reviews and more tourist information, read our Otaru tour itinerary builder app.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Otaru is an approximately 13.5- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus, taxi, flight, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Otaru is 1 hour. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in September, you will find days in Otaru are much colder (23°C), and nights are a bit cooler (20°C). You'll set off for Toyako-cho on the 15th (Tue).

Things to do in Otaru

Shopping Museums Nature
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Sankaku Market ©
Sankaku Market
Otaru Canal ©
Otaru Canal
Otaru Museum, Bank of Japan ©
Otaru Museum, Bank of Japan

1
night
Toyako-cho

Toyako-cho ©
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): take in the natural beauty of Oku no Yu, take in the dramatic natural features at Jigokudani, explore by horseback at Lake Toya Ranch, make a trip to Toya Mizunoeki, then enjoy breathtaking views from Silo Viewing Platform, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Toya.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Toyako-cho trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Otaru to Toyako-cho in 2 hours. September in Toyako-cho sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Furano.

Things to do in Toyako-cho

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Noboribetsu, Lake Toya
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Jigokudani ©
Jigokudani
Lake Toya ©
Lake Toya
Lake Toya Ranch ©
Lake Toya Ranch

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.
You've added Patchwork no Michi, Asahiyama Zoo, Anpanman Shop Furano, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): go for a walk through Shikisai no Oka, then take in nature's colorful creations at Farm Tomita, then admire the natural beauty at Choei Lavender Farm, and finally stop by Anpanman Shop Furano. On the 17th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Shirogane Blue Pond, then take in the dramatic scenery at Shirahige Falls, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Asahiyama Zoo, and finally take a memorable drive along Patchwork no Michi.

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You can drive from Toyako-cho to Furano in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Toyako-cho in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Furano, with lows of 14°C. You'll set off for Sapporo on the 18th (Fri).

Things to do in Furano

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature

Side Trips

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

1
night
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.
Shiroi Koibito Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 18th (Fri), walk around Odori Park, find something for the whole family at Shiroi Koibito Park, then get great views at Sapporo TV Tower, and finally take a stroll around Sapporo Underground Shopping Centre Aurora Town.

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Sapporo day trip tool.

Drive from Furano to Sapporo in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Furano in September, expect a bit warmer with lows of 20°C in Sapporo. On the 19th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Sapporo

Parks Theme Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Odori Park ©
Odori Park
Sapporo Underground Shopping Centre Aurora Town ©
Sapporo TV Tower ©
Sapporo TV Tower

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