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Abashiri [Hokkaido]
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Winter Wonderland in Hokkaido

Put on those extra layers of clothing and head to Hokkaido this winter on this limited period plan!

Winter Wonderland in Hokkaido

day 1

Narita / Tokyo

Free after arrival

Stay at Shangri-La Hotel, Tokyo or similar

day 2

Tokyo / Kushiro / Akan

Early in the morning: Transfer to Haneda Airport
Domestic flight from Haneda to Kushiro
Upon arriving at the airport, visit:
-Tsurumidai (site for viewing wild Japanese red-crowned cranes*)
Transfer to hotel in Akan
In the evening, visit Akan-ko Hyojo (Ice) Festival (held through March 10).

Stay at Akan Tsuruga Bessou Hinanoza for 2 nights

day 3

Abashiri

Full-day sightseeing in Abashiri
Transfer to Abashiri, located on the shores of Okhotsk Sea
-Board the icebreaker "Aurora" for drift ice sightseeing*.
-Okhotsk Ryu-hyo Museum (Drift Ice Museum)
Transfer back to the hotel in Akan.

day 4

Akan / Teshikaga

Half-day sightseeing of Akan and Teshikaga
-Wakasagi (small fish) Ice Fishing on Lake Akan*
Transfer to Teshikaga, visiting
-Lake Mashu, famous for its clear water and misty landscapes.
-Mt. Iou
Afternoon, transfer to Kushiro Airport
Domestic flight from Kushiro to Haneda
Upon arrival at Haneda Airport, transfer to hotel in Tokyo
Stay at Shangri-La Hotel, Tokyo or similar for 3 nights

day 5

Full-day sightseieng of Tokyo

day 6

Half-day sightseeing of Tokyo

Afternoon free at leisure

day 7

Tokyo / Narita

Transfer to Narita Airport
Leave Narita for your next destination
SAYONARA!

*Some activities are subject to weather conditions.

Map
Lake Akan
Red-crowned cranes
Ice Fishing