Noboribetsu Jigokudani (Hell Valley), Lake Shikotsu, Lake Toya & Showa-shinzan


A full-on day trip to some of the best and most popular natural landscapes that are unique to Hokkaido! 1. Lake Shikotsu: a mysterious lake that boasts one of the clearest waters in the world. 2. Noboribetsu Onsen/Jigokudani: Spend around 80 minutes in the very popular area. Even those who do not have overnight accommodation in the resort can enjoy the quality of the water at hot springs open for day trippers (require additional fees.) 3. Showa-shinzan: Riding the Mount Usu Ropeway and feeding bears at Noboribetsu Bear Park is available for those who wish (both require additional fees.) 4. Lake Toya: See the majestic lake from the Toya Silo Observatory! [Additional Information] *Tour inclusions: Transportation, accommodation, meal(s), admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes. None of these expenses will be refunded even if the participant does not use them for whatever reason. *Items not included: Any expenses not specified in the itinerary (e.g. personal expenses, optional tours.) *Items included in “Infant Price”: bus seat (no meals or bedding) *[Noboribetsu] While you can of course wander around Jigokudani and the hot spring resort, entering a bathhouse for an additional fee is also recommended. For example: ① Yumoto Sagiriyu, Adult JPY420. Business hours: 07:00~22:00, Tel: 0143-84-2050. Please bring your own towels. Shampoo and other toiletries are charged. ② Daiichi Takimotokan, Adult JPY2000. Business hours: 09:00~16:00, Tel: 0143-84-2111. Please bring your own towels. *You can swap the Hokkaido Ishikari Nabe (salmon hotpot) to the seasonal mushroom hotpot. If interested, please let us know at least 7 days before the trip. [Attention] *Depending on the number of participants, a jumbo taxi or large vehicle may be used. *The tour conductor will arrive at the meeting place via different departure points to pick up other guests. Although the tour conductor/sightseeing bus could be late to the meeting place due to road conditions, they will eventually arrive, so please wait at the designated meeting point. *In the summer months, you can visit the Oyunuma River Natural Footbath and dip your feet in the hot spring river. *You will be spending a lot of time outdoors. To prevent sunburn, heatstroke etc., please bring a hat/cap and/or parasol and bear in mind to stay hydrated at all times. Please also wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes. *Depending on the road conditions on the day, the order of the itinerary may change. *This tour is operated with a mixture of Japanese and foreign guests. *We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to circumstances beyond our control (traffic, weather etc.) *A decision on whether to cancel the tour will be decided by 3pm Japan Standard Time one day before the tour date. We will inform you by e-mail. *The tour end point may be different from the meeting point. Ask the tour conductor on the day. *The amended Act on the Protection of Personal Information came into effect on 30 May 2017. Customer information (name, age, gender etc.) may be forwarded to the hotels or necessary entities for the purpose of making tour arrangements. This condition shall be deemed to have been accepted by the customer upon completion of the reservation.


Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Sapporo North Exit (Meet 7:50)/ Sapporo Grand Hotel (Depart 8:10)/ Sapporo Tokyu REI Hotel (Depart 8:20) -- Lake Shikotsu Visitor Center (Visit/30 mins) -- Jigokudani, Noboribetsu (Free time/80 mins) -- Wakasaimo Honpo Noboribetsu East store (Hokkaido specialty Ishikari stew lunch!/60 mins) -- Showa-shinzan (You can also visit other attractions like Mount Usu Ropeway or Showa Shinzan Bear Ranch/60 mins) -- Toya Silo Observatory (See Lake Toya/20 mins) -- Nakayama Pass -- Each drop-off point (Schedule 18:30~19:00)

location Sapporo


Departure place


Meeting Time

07:50 AM



  • English

  • Chinese

Language Support

A tour conductor or staff of your preferred language will accompany the tour from the designated meeting place (at a designated airport in case of a tour with airplanes) and provides the participant with basic information necessary for the tour (such as meeting place and time at each stop etc) in your preferred language. Information on sightseeing in the areas of tour destinations will not be provided. However, brochures in your preferred language will be provided.

Minimum number of participants for operation

1 Person(s)

*When the participants does not reach the number above, the tour will not be operated. If this is the case, those who have made a reservation will be informed of the matter by 14 days prior to the scheduled departure date (by 4 days prior to the departure in case of a Day-tour).

Minimum number of participants for booking

1 Person(s)

Cancellation policy Tour Condition