Thursday, March 21, 2013

Summer vacation in Hokkaido, July 2010

Sharing my itinerary for peeps who are planning to see lavendar in Hokkaido.

Sapporo – Day 1-4 (Toyoko Inn Sapporo-eki Minami-guchi, 4N)
D1 – Sapporo City 
D2 – Shiroi Koibito Park, Odori Park, Clock Tower/TV Tower (evening/sunset), Susukino/Ramen Yokocho (nite)
D3 – Otaru Canal, Otaru Music Box Museum/Glassware shops, Evening Lights up
D4 – Historic Village of Hokkaido or Yurigahara Park

Lake Toya – Day 5-6 (Toya-Kohantei, 2N)
D5 – Lake Toya (Toyako), Toyako Onsen town/Evening Fireworks
D6 – Usuzan Ropeway, Toyako Pleasure Boat Cruise

Furano – Day 7-10 (Pension Crayon House, 4N)
D7 – Furano Town
D8 – Farm Tomita, Shikisai no Oka Flower Farm
D9 – Saika no Sato Farm, NakaFurano Flower Park, Hinode Park
D10 – Biei town, Biei Hokusei no Oka Observation Park (half day guided tour)

Hakodate – Day 11-13 (Toyoko Inn Hakodate Ekimae Asaichi, 2N)
D11 – Hakodate City Harbor (nite)
D12 – Onuma National Park, Mount Hakodate Ropeway (nite)
D13 – Morning market (Hakodate Asaichi)

Sendai – Day 13-15  (Toyoko Inn Sendai Nishi-guchi Hirose-dori, 2N)
D13 – Azur observation deck (nite)
D14 – Matsushima, Ichibancho Shopping Arcade (nite)    
D15 – Asaichi morning market

Tokyo – Day 15-18  (Kadoya Hotel, 3N)
D15 – Rikugien, Ginza (nite)
D16 – Day trip to Nikko, Toshogu Shrine/Taiyuinbyo/Futarasan Shrine
D17 – Day trip to Gotemba Premium Outlets
D18 – Back to SG


Farm Tomita

Farm Tomita

Shikisai no oka farm

Shikisai no oka farm

Shikisai no oka farm

Otaru

Lake Toya

Shiroi koibito park



27 comments:

  1. so shiok! long holiday leh! Enjoy yourselves!

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  2. win liao......go for 18D!!!
    dun need to worh huh??

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  3. that's quite a long vacation .... hehe .... enjoy yourself! my colleague's going to Hokkaido during June too.

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  4. i got 19 days leave carried forward to this yr...minus 14 days taken for tis trip i still got leftover leh..

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  5. wah... so technically u can still go for another 20 day holiday this year?!

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  6. such a long holiday :) aren't u going to stay in ryokan?

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  7. there is ryokan style rooms but no real ryokan...exp leh..

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  8. ya...21 days excluding a few holiday in liew..

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  9. wat's ur budget? i can recommend u some ryokans for the places u will be gg coz i stayed before and they r quite gd :)

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  10. btw, u can also visit the cheese factory in furano...their cheese cake is super nice leh :)

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  11. wow 18 days!!! enjoy urself!!!!

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  12. wow, 18 days! have a great trip!

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  13. Do you think 2 weeks in Hokkaido too long?? End yr I think can spare 14 days for holiday :)

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  14. depends on where u wanna go lor...winter furano becomes ski paradise..no more flower farms wor..or u wanna go further north or east to see drift ice?

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  15. The drift ice cruise only in Feb... :(

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  16. oh...furano in winter can go for hot air balloon ride leh...i see the pix very nice..and maybe check out Niseko?

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  17. Will find out more abt the attractions in Hokkaido first :) Hee... Today we watched so many travel shows on Japan, so thought of going there in Dec although both hubby and I had been there b4 with diff grps of pple. But both of us had not been to Hokkaido

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  18. if u self drive u can visit Daisetsuzan national park...very beautiful..can only access via driving..

    http://www.japan-guide.com/e/e6775.html

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