|A 4 nights and 5 days trip including visits at Tokachigawa, Shiretoko and Sounkyo.|
- Tokachigawa is well-known for its a beautiful spa facilities. Tokachigawa offers world famous and extremely comforting spa resorts to relax and escape from every day stress.
- The Shiretoko National Park was introduced in July 2005 and designated as a World Natural Heritage.
- Enjoy green leaves in spring or red leaves in autumn alongside the Mashu Lake on top of a inactive volcano.
- Also look forward to the see the northern foxes living in Hokkaido, which are very cute animals.
- You are offered 4 nights in hand-selected Onsen Hotels (hot spring resorts) on the island of Hokkaido.
Shiretoko, translated from the Ainu language, means the end of the land. The five lakes of Shiretoko are surrounded by virgin forest. A beautiful landscape surrounds impressive waterfalls and other natural beauties. A lot of precious natural attractions await you. It has been designated as a World Natural Heritage in 2005.
The Ishikari River stream offers 24 kilometers of cliffs and growth pattern with consecutive columnar joints providing a natural canyon scenery. Many waterfalls, surrounded by virgin forest, are embedded in the beautiful landscape. Autumn leaves season is the most wonderful time and highly recommended.
About 18,000 pansy flowers, tulips, mustard flowers and other herbs fill the vast courtyard with various colors from April to October, which is the only time this Purple Bamboo Park is available for sightseeing.
Hot water springs offer a great way to relax and offer satin soft water. Those spas, that smooth the skin as a beauty spa are very popular with women and famous all over the world.
With a total length of 20 km and a depth of 212 meters at the deepest spot, the Mashu Lake offers a mysterious scenery, surrounded by beautiful cliffs. The water is almost transparent and of rare quality, while small rivers are inflow and outflow.
Hokkaido offers a wide and fascinating landscape, abounding with the beautiful Northern Fox. Watching Northern Foxes capturing small prey is particularly lovely. Other Animals such as reindeers and horses can also be spotted.
|Day 1||New Chitose AirportRisheng Ridge
|Arrival at New Chitose Airport.Visit the Hokkaido Sapporo beer workshops, the Zizhu Garden (a wonderful flower courtyard) and drive through Obihiro and Risheng Ridge (Late April to early October).
Arriving at a Beauty Spa in Tokachigawa in the afternoon
|Day 2||Tokachigawa SpaAkan
|Visit Ikeda and the Ikeda Wine Castle (production site of Tokachi wine, manufacturers offer delicious wine).Visit Akan, Lake Mashu and Lake Kussharo.|
|Day 3||Kawayu SpringsAbashiri
|Visit Abashiri and the Abashiri Prison Museum.Also visit the Okhotsk Drift Ice Museum (showing real flowing ice).
Visit uncharted nature in Shiretoko and enjoy its Five Lakes in the afternoon.
|Day 4||Sounkyo||Visit waterfalls and the Northern Fox Village in the morning.After lunch enjoy the beautiful scenery of Sounkyo, resembling a Chinese painting.
Visit the Meteor Falls Galaxy Falls, Ropeway Kurodake (enjoy walking Snowy peaks and ridges, superb view)
|Day 5||SounkyoNew Chitose Airport||Return to New Chitose Airport for flight back home.|
※ The sightseeing itinerary above can, before and after reservation become subject to change according to circumstances.