Hokkaidou(北海道)

Reaching Hokkaidou:

  1. By plane: For those travelling by flight, you will be reaching the New Chitose Airport in Sapporo.
  2. By train: There is a train service connecting the Honshu island with Hokkaido through the Seikan tunnel. There are both Shinkansen and JR from Aomori to Sapporo. It takes around 5.30 hours.

Things to do:

  1. Furano(富良野) : Lavender fields
  2. Sapporo(札幌) city
    1. Sapporo Ramen and Jingisukan.
    2. Snow festival (Feb 6-Feb 12).
    3. Maruyama Zoo.
    4. Clock tower.
    5. Beer garden.
  3. Ainu museum
  4. Night view: Since Hokkaido is a land of natural beauty with vast farmlands, farm houses etc. , the night beauty of lighted up areas of Hokkaidou, especially the rural areas is ineffable.

Hokkaido is the northernmost islands of Japan, with a heavy snowfall and intolerably cold climate during the winter season. Even during the summer time, it will not be hotter. The cool climate and fresh atmosphere of this region during the summer make it a perfect tour destination during this season.