Traveling with luggage may be a hassle for you. If you want to minimize traveling with a luggage, consider a day trip.
In this post, I will show you seven places where you can reach from Sapporo by a rail pass, such as JR Pass, Hokkaido Rail Pass. You can maximize using your pass to get more worth.
Continue reading 7 best day trip plans from Sapporo. DIY trip planner with a rail pass The limited express train “Hokuto” is running by Onuma lake.
This 3-day trip plan covers these following spots in the southern Hokkaido:
✔ Noboribetsu Onsen
✔ Lake Toya (Toyako Onsen) ✔ Hakodate ✔ Onuma Park
You can make this 3 days trip from either Sapporo and Tokyo.
Continue reading Hakodate, Noboribetsu, Lake Toya 3 days sample trip plan. Southern Hokkaido 3-day highlights Aoi Ike (blue pond) near Biei
Hokkaido is very very popular destination. There are lots of places to see. However this island is quite large. You must know the best way between the places to save your trip time.
In this post, I will show you the train network in Hokkaido. You will find most time efficient way.
Continue reading Hokkaido Train Guide. Guide of the access route to major places in Hokkaido by train Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto station exterior (C) Rsa GFDL or CC-BY-SA-3.0
Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto is the hub to Hakodate and Sapporo when you get Hokkaido. This station is connected with Sapporo and Hakodate by conventional train, and Tokyo, Sendai and Aomori by Hokkaido Shinkansen.
I would like to show you how to change the trains in Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto station with many photos.
Continue reading Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto station guide. How to change between the Hokkaido Shinkansen and the conventional train to Sapporo and Hakodate Express bus connects Noboribetsu and Lake Toya
This post is continued from
Trip to Hokkaido in 2017 winter – Part 6, Takikwa to Noboribetsu Onsen.
On day 3, I visited Biei and Nobotibetsu Onsen. In this post, I would like to show you the last stretch of day 3 trip which is the trip to Hakodate via Lake Toya.
Continue reading Trip to Hokkaido in 2017 winter – Part 7, Noboribetsu Onsen to Hakodate via Lake Toya Limited Express Okhotsk by KIHA 183 series
This post is continued from
Trip to Hokkaido in 2017 winter – Part 5, Asahikawa to Takikawa via Biei.
On day 3, I dropped by three places, Biei, Noboribetsu and Lake Toya. In this post, I show you the second place, Noboribetsu.
Continue reading Trip to Hokkaido in 2017 winter – Part 6, Takikawa to Noboribetsu Onsen Clock Tower is Sapporo’s icon.
In this post, I would like to share the itinerary which covers Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto and Hokkaido. It is 10 days trip plan but you can make this trip by JR pass 7-day. Some local deals are added at the beginning and the end of the trip to shrink the total cost. But JR pass covers all long distance trips. Actually JR Pass 7-day gives you huge saving. Please find the itinerary below.
Continue reading Sample itinerary Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka and Hokkaido 10 days by JR Pass 7-day Kiyomizu-dera temple in Kyoto ©Akira Okada/©JNTO
I have received some inquiries about trip to Kyoto and Hokkaido in only 7 days. It is packed but it is not impossible. I would like to share the sample itinerary which covers Kyoto and Hokkaido.
Continue reading Two most popular spots in 7 days! Sample itinerary Kyoto and Hokkaido 7 days by Japan Rail Pass 7 days pass