Discover The Hokkaido Region

Hokkaido, Japan's northernmost island, offers a wealth of adventure and excitement. Revel in its beautiful climate, stunning scenery, and world-class skiing and snowboarding opportunities. Explore pristine national parks, such as Daisetsuzan, Shiretoko, and Akan-Mashu, or attend the enchanting Sapporo Snow Festival. Discover the region's rich Ainu heritage in museums and cultural centers, and indulge in its famous ramen and seafood. Visit the enchanting Blue Pond in Biei or admire the vast fields of lavender in Furano. Experience the region's vibrant festivals, like the Yosakoi Soran Festival, or relax in the soothing waters of the Noboribetsu Onsen. With its diverse attractions, exhilarating experiences, and stunning landscapes, Hokkaido promises a memorable getaway for every visitor, catering to a wide array of interests and preferences.

Getting around in the Hokkaido Region

Valid rail and bus passes:
The Hokkaido region has a multitude of railway and bus passes that make it easier to get around.
Check out our listings below for passes that are valid within the Hokkaido region.


Rental cars:

Airports in the Hokkaido region

The most convenient airport in the region is Sapporo New Chitose Airport. 

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