Winter Hokkaido: Lake Toya, Otaru & Asahiyama Zoo [Hokkaido recovery promotion]

Highlights

Hokkaido Fukkouwari Tour The Japanese government has subsidized JPY9,000 for this tour. This tour is being sold at a discounted price to support the Fukkouwari (post-earthquake discounts) campaign. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. A packed tour to some of the most popular attractions in Hokkaido. See wonderful scenery at Noboribetsu, Lake Toya, Otaru and more plus adorable creatures at Asahiyama Zoo. 2. Stay at Toya Sun Palace Resort & Spa where the open-air hot spring seems to blend into the lake and the buffet is prepared with fresh local ingredients. 3. Choose the activities you want to do at Noboribetsu and Otaru which includes pick up and drop off. Please write in the 'Additional Information' section at the time of booking 1. Please choose a boarding point from the choices below: ・Sapporo Excel Hotel Tokyu ------------- Depart 9:00 ・Sapporo Tokyu REI Hotel --------------- Depart 9:10 ・Sapporo View Hotel Odori Park --------- Depart 9:20 ・Century Royal Hotel --------------------- Depart 9:30 ・New Chitose Airport -------------------- Depart 11:00 2. Please choose an attraction from the choices below for each location: [Noboribetsu, Day 1] Noboribetsu Marine Park Nixe OR Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura OR Noboribetsu Bear Park *When Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura is closed for maintenance checks, please choose from the other two remaining options (until March 4~7) *Please pay for entrance fees by yourself. [Otaru, Day 2] Mt.Tengu OR Kitaichi Glass *If you chose Mt.Tengu, please pay for lift fees by yourself. 3. A mobile phone number that works in Japan, if you have one. Otherwise, please include the name of your hotel, check-in date and the name the booking is under. *Since this is an independent plan, a tour conductor will not accompany the trip. We will provide all the necessary documents such as the final itinerary sheet and coupons so that customers can deal with the admin on their own during the trip. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [Additional Information] *All necessary documents will be sent to you in an attached e-mail at least one week before the tour departure date. Please either print out a hard copy and bring with you or display them on a mobile device. *Tour inclusions: Bus seats for Days 1 & 2 and Asahiyama Zoo 1DAY Picnic Tour on Day 3 (entrance fee to the zoo included); Accommodation (3 nights/Dinner x1 & Breakfast x3); 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: same as above. Infant price starts from guests aged 1 years old (0 year olds are free. No bus seat.) [Attention] 【Fukkouwari Campaign】 *The subsidy allocated for the trip cannot be refunded. Furthermore, the subsidy cannot be used for application fees or cancellation fees. ・The subsidy will be lost at the same time when the booking is cancelled. ・If the customer cancels once a travel agreement is established, the standard cancellation fee will apply based on the discounted price. ・This right to receiving subsidies cannot be transferred or sold to someone else. Noboribetsu/Lake Toya bus: A bus guide is on board but only speaks Japanese. Please use the multi-lingual audio guide if you cannot understand Japanese. The Asahiyama Zoo 1DAY Picnic Tour bus doesn't include either. About the sightseeing bus tours: - Operating Company: Hokkaido Access Network Co., Ltd. - Please be at the front of your hotel at least ten minutes before departure (for the Century Royal Hotel, please be at the entrance lobby on the first floor). When it is time, a member of staff will make the call out for everyone to gather. If you are getting on from New Chitose Airport, please allow 45 minutes or more for the connection time from the scheduled arrival time of the plane to the scheduled departure of the bus. Please come to the 'Hokkaido Resort Liner' domestic tour desk on the first floor of the Domestic Terminal at least 15 minutes beforehand. The bus will leave as scheduled. You cannot join the tour if you are late and miss the bus. A refund is also not available so please make sure you are on time. - This sightseeing bus will be shared with customers from other courses (including Japanese) and those who booked with other tour companies. Depending on numbers, the bus could be a small/medium/large sized vehicle, a taxi or a jumbo taxi. - Bus seats are non-reserved and non-smoking. Depending on numbers, you may be designated a seat and you may have to sit next to someone you do not know. - Please put your phone into silent mode and refrain from speaking on it. Other: *The tour will not visit Nikka Whiskey Yoichi Distillery between December 25 and January 7 (closed). We will visit an alternative place during this period. *This tour is conducted and organized by Kinki Nippon Tourist Hokkaido Co., Ltd. *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 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: 0
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Sapporo Excel Hotel Tokyu (Depart 9:00) Sapporo Tokyu REI Hotel (Depart 9:10) Sapporo View Hotel Odori Park (Depart 9:20) Century Royal Hotel (Depart 9:30) New Chitose Airport (Depart 11:00) Northern Horse Park [Visit plus lunch by yourself /95 mins] Optional activity at Noboribetsu (Noboribetsu Marine Park Nixe OR Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura OR Noboribetsu Bear Park / 100 mins) Pick-up/drop-off service included *Please pay for entrance fees by yourself. (Noboribetsu Onsen ) Lake Toya Onsen (Overnight. Arrive 17:40)

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Hotel (9:30 Departure) Silo Observatory [Visit/approx. 30 mins] Fukidashi Park in Kyogoku town [Visit/approx. 25 mins] Kinoko Okoku in Niki town ('Mushroom Kingdom') [Lunch by yourself/approx. 45 mins] Nikka Whiskey Yoichi Distillery [Visit/approx. 50 mins] Optional activity at Otaru (Mt. Tengu OR Kitaichi Glass/70 mins) Pick-up/drop-off service included. (Sapporo city hotels) Sapporo Excel Hotel Tokyu (Overnight. Arrive 17:40)

Day 3
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Hotel (Depart 8:00) (Sapporo city hotels) Iwamizawa SA [Rest/10 mins] Asahiyama Zoo [Visit & lunch by yourselves/3hrs 40 mins] Sunagawa Highway Oasis [Rest/20 mins] (Sapporo city hotels) Sapporo Excel Hotel Tokyu (Overnight. Arrive 19:15)

Day 4
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Hotel *Please check out by 11:00. Free time/Please pay for any expenses yourselves) Tour ends.



Detail

Departure place

Designated place (Hokkaido)

Meeting Time

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Destination

Hokkaido

Language
  • English

  • Chinese

Language Support

This particular course is operated as a free plan tour, therefore there will not be any language support from a tour conductor. We will however, provide the final confirmation and itinerary in the preferred language of your choice.

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