Sounkyo, "Shiretoko" the World Natural Heritage, Akan & Drift Ice Cruise Tour


Icebreaker Ship Aurora (image)


Sounkyo Ice Fall Festival (image)


Hill of Merhen (image)


White Tailed Eagle in Shiretoko (image)


Lake Mashu (image)


◆Getting on & off the bus at the hotel in Sapporo City! ◆Easy bus tour! ※A staff is provided on the bus. ◆This tour includes round-trip bus fare, accommodation at Hotel Taisetsu, Shiretoko Daiichi Hotel, New Akan Hotel (with dinner & breakfast), admission fee of Okhotsk Ryu-hyo Museum and Icebreaker Ship Aurora fare! ◆◆Please write in the[Remarks] of the reservation form.◆◆ *Choose and write the departure place. ・ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel  Departure 8:00 ・Sapporo Grand Hotel Departure 8:35 ・Sapporo View Hotel Odori Park Departure 8:40 ・Sapporo Excel Hotel Tokyu Departure 8:50 ・Sapporo Tokyu REI Hotel Departure 8:55 ・JR Tower Hotel Nikko Sapporo Departure 9:10 [Items included in "Infant price"] Bus seat only ※No meal and bedding. If you need the bedding, please order us with child price. [Notes] *Meeting Place:Hotel in Sapporo City (Please refer to the itinerary for details.) *Meeting Time:Please come to the hotel front desk at least 10 minutes prior to the departure time (Please be punctual). *Tour Staff:Not provided. Please show the final itinerary sheet at the hotel when check-in. ※Bus staff meets you at the meeting place for the tour bus. *Reservation deadline:10 business days prior to the tour departure date. *Tour Inclusions:Bus fare, accommodation fee (dinner & breakfast/night included), service charge, consumption and other taxes, handling charge. No refund will be made even if you do not eat meals at the hotel. Tour fee does not include transportation and personal expenses, which are not stated in the itinerary. *If you use 1 room for 3 people at the hotel, a room with an extra bed or sofa bed may be provided. *Bus Operating Company:Dream Kanko Bus / Sapporo Kanko Bus / Chitose Sougo Kanko Bus / Tokachi Bus / Takushoku Bus / Abashiri Kanko Kotsu *About Bus:Vehicle may be large, middle or small size depending on the number of passengers. Seats on the bus are non-reserved. Please note that the bus is not charted by Kinki Nippon Tourist, and the bus is shared with other passengers. Please also note the bus guide is not provided in this course. *This course is organized and operated by Kinki Nippon Tourist Hokkaido Co., Ltd. *The hotel facility usage charge is necessary for the infants of 5 years old or younger for 3 nights. Please pay at the hotel. ・Day-1 Hotel Taisetsu JPY 1,620(3~5 years old) ・Day-2 Shiretoko Daiichi Hotel JPY 2,160(3~5 years old) ・Day-3 New Akan Hotel JPY 2,700(1~5 years old) ※If you need a bed or bedding at the hotel please book the tour as "Child". *Visiting spots might be very cold. Bringing thick winter clothes is strongly recommended. *Please note that the tour is for Japanese citizens and basically operated in Japanese. The accompanied staff gives you the basic information (such as meeting place and time at each stop) in English or Chinese, however, she/he does not gives you the detailed information of visiting places. *We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to traffic, weather or other circumstances that are beyond our control. *If we have to cancel the tour for typhoon, heavy snow, or other circumstances beyond our control, we decide the matter by 3pm Japan time one day before the departure and inform you about it by e-mail. *The place that the tour disbands may be different from the one that it meets. For the actual place, ask the tour conductor on the spot. *(Act on the Protection of Personal Information has been revised since May 30, 2017.) Customer information, such as name, age, gender and others may be forwarded to the hotels or necessary organizations for the tour arrangement. Completion of the tour reservation shall be deemed to agree upon above condition.


Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 1
  • Midnight snack: 0
  • ANA Crowne Plaza Sapporo (Departure 8:30) Sapporo Grand Hotel (Departure 8:35) Sapporo View Hotel Odori Kouen (Departure 8:40) Sapporo Excel Hotel Tokyu (Departure 8:50) Sapporo Tokyu REI Hotel (Departure 8:55) JR Tower Hotel Nikko Sapporo (Departure 9:10) Sunagawa Highway Oasis (20min) JR Asahikawa station (60 min: Lunch on your own) Asahiyama Zoo (90 min) *Admission fee: JPY 820/adult Sounkyo Onsen (Arrival 16:40)

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 1
  • Midnight snack: 0
  • Hotel Taisetsu (Departure 7:50) Ginga & Ryusei Waterfalls (15 min) Roadside Station “Onneyu” (30 min) Roadside Station “Hill of Merhen” (45 min: Lunch on your own) Okhotsk Ryu-hyo Museum (70 min) (admission fee & Ryuhyo soft serve ice cream included in the tour fee) Roadside station Ryuhyo-Abashiri-Kaido “Icebreaker Ship Aurora” cruise (60 min) Roadside station Ryuhyo-Abashiri-Kaido Shiretoko Utoro Onsen, the World Natural Heritage (Arrival 18:40)

Day 3
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 1
  • Midnight snack: 0
  • Shiretoko Daiichi Hotel (Departure 7:50) Roadside station “Papasuland Sattsuru” (20 min) Lake Mashu Observation Deck No. 1 (30 min) Lake Akan (Arrival 12:00) ◆After lunch at the lake, enjoy winter activities: smelt fishing, snowmobile, banana boat, walk-skiing, skating, etc. at Iceland Akan. (Activity fee is your own expense.)◆ You can also enjoy Ainu Kotan and Marimo at Eco Museum

Day 4
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Midnight snack: 0
  • Lake Akan Onsen (Departure 10:00) Ryugetsu Sweetpia Garden (Lunch on your own: 30 min) Sapporo Station (Century Royal Hotel Arrival 17:10)

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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

2 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

2 Person(s)

Cancellation policy Tour Condition

Cancellation fees will be charged ad following

From -1 to the departure date

100% of the fare

From 0 to the departure date

50% of the fare

From 1 to the departure date

40% of the fare

From 7 to the departure date

30% of the fare

From 14 to the departure date

20% of the fare