5-day tour from Hakodate・Otaru to Furano・Biei Round trip Shinkansen Green Car (First Class) Journey 

Highlights

1. Comfortable trip - No long walking. Lot of time to spend at each site. 2. Round trip Shinkansen Green Car (first class) journey. Shinkansen departure time and return arrival time are fixed. 3. Travel around Furano, Biei, Shakotan, Hakodate, Otaru & Sapporo. 4. 13 meals are included for 5 days! [Additional information] *Optional tour: Sounkyo・Kurodake Ropeway[Additional cost, JPY1,950]/ 7 min (single journey) Optional tour will be conducted before the original tour departs from the hotel. [Duration: 60 min] ※Optional tour departs early in the morning, and visit a place at the elevation of 1300m. You may feel cold. Please bring extra clothes which can also be protection from the insects. (After late September, it usually starts to snow at the mountain top.)Also, during June, some parts of the paths may be covered with snow or wet from the melded snow, and difficult to walk. *When there is stormy weather including strong wind, the ropeway will be suspended. *If you wish to participate, please write in the Remarks of the reservation form when booking the tour. ※Please pay cash to the tour staff on the day. *[A meal ticket is included for the visit at "Ganso Sapporo Ramen Yokocho" (Day 3)] Meal ticket (worth JPY800) is provided for a bowl of Ramen noodles. Enjoy finding your favorite Ramen for lunch. (No change will be given). Please pay the exceeded amount just in case you order over 800 yen. ※It might be the case that some of the restaurants are closed or very crowded. *【Sea urchin rice bowl lunch (Day 4)】 If you do not like sea urchin, changing to "Fresh seafood rice bowl" is possible. If you wish to change, please contact us at least 10 days prior to the tour departure day. *Items included in "Infant price" - Bus seat (No meal and bedding) *Items included – 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). [Attention] *Due to the layout of the seats in the train, even if you book the tour as a group or pair, you may not be provided seats next to each other. *If you reserve a room for 3-4 people, a twin room with extra bed(s) (or sofa bed(s)) or 2 separate rooms are provided. For the 3rd and 4th night, if you reserve a room for 4 people, 2 rooms will be provided. *The order of the itinerary is subject to change, or the tour may be conducted in reverse order. *Please join the tour with comfortable clothing and shoes for walking. *This course is conducted together with Japanese participants. *Some contents of the meal are subject to change when the ingredients are not available. *Tour bus stops at several points to pick up participants and comes to your gathering place. The bus may be late due to the traffic and other circumstances, but the bus definitely come for you. Please wait at the designated gathering place. *Japanese-speaking sightseeing guide is provided. Tour conductor speaks English or Chinese, but tour conductor does not translate the guiding. *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.

Itinerary

Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Tokyo station(8:20 Departure) 【Hokkaido Shinkansen "Hayabusa"・Green car】 Shin Hakodate Hokuto station -- Hakodate(Lunch: Fresh seafood rice bowl, including salmon roe. Stroll around romantic port town / Total approx. 90 min) -- Noboribetsu Onsen(Overnight)※Selected as the best hot springs in Hokkaido within the best 100 hot springs in Japan.

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Noboribetsu Onsen -- Furano(Seasonal flowers cover the vast field./approx. 60 min) -- Biei(View a picturesque landscape of gently rolling hills from the bus) -- Blue Pond(The mysterious pond/approx. 30 min) -- Choyo Resort Hotel or Choyotei(Overnight)  ※A hot spring resort in the valley, located at the food of Mt. Kurodake.

Day 3
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Sounkyo Onsen(Optional tour for Kurodake Ropeway [Additional JPY1,950]/approx. 60 min) -- Ginga・Ryusei Waterfalls(Selected as one of the best 100 beautiful waterfalls of Japan/approx. 20 min) -- Sapporo(Stroll around the central city of Hokkaido/Meal ticket is included for "Ganso Sapporo Ramen Yokocho" / approx. 100 min) -- Otaru(Enjoy stroll around the romantic canal town or tasting various sweets. / approx. 60 min) -- Otaru Asarigawa Onsen(Overnight)

Day 4
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Otaru Asarigawa Onsen -- Shakotan(View high sheer coastal cliffs, overlooking a rugged coastal line. ・Relish sea urchin rice bowl for lunch. / Total approx. 120 min) -- June~July 8th・September 23rd: Kyogoku Fukidashi Park(Spring water source at Mt. Yotei / approx. 30 min)/July 19th~September 17th:Niseko・Niseko Summer Gondola(View breathtaking nature beauty of Niseko and Mt. Yotei. / approx. 30 min) -- Niseko Onsen(Overnight)  ※Overnight at the hot spring resort hotel, our A-rank hotel.

Day 5
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Niseko Onsen -- Esashi(Lunch, including herring dish, the specialty dish of Esashi.・Stroll around Inishie Kaido street. / Total approx. 100 min) -- Shin Hakodate Hokuto station -【Hokkaido Shinkansen "Hayabusa"・Green car】- Tokyo station(20:32 Arrival)



location Tokyo

Detail

Departure place

Tokyo

Meeting Time

07:50 AM

Destination

Hokkaido

Language
  • English

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

14 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