Group Departure Tour

RM 6,599 / person



I N F O R M A T I O N

Type: Group Departure Tour


Departure: 20 Feb 2018


Duration: 7 Days / 5 Nights


Season: Winter


Tour Code: EHOKWIN-96


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H I G H L I G H T S

This tour covers the central, northern and eastern area of Hokkaido.

Attractions: Experience Ice Breaking Cruise, Ice Fishing on Lake Akan, Watch Penguins Parade on Snow, Sounkyo Hyobaku Festival, Romantic Otaru Town, Shopping Time at Tanukikoji Street and Mitsui Outlet Park

Enjoy Ski Lesson or Winter Activities in Ski Resort

Special Meals: Seafood Set, Shabu-Shabu + 3 Type of Crabs, Japanese Buffet, Hokke + Hotpot Set, Japanese Set, Famous Ramen

Stay in Ski Resort and experience hot spring bath.

I N C L U S I O N S

Return air ticket + return checked baggage 20kg

5x breakfast, 4x lunch, 5x dinner, meal onboard

5 nights hotel as per proposed or similar class.

Entrance ticket included as stated in the itinerary.

A full-sized wagon private uses from Day 2 to Day 7.

Mandarin speaking guide.

Tipping is included.

E X C L U S I O N S

Visa (if any)

Ski, snow mobile and other snow activities

Personal expenses


R E M A R K S
  1. All meals are considered non-halal and subject to change without prior notice.
  2. All hotels used are stated in the itinerary and are based on double / twin / triple sharing.
  3. Meals and hotels arrangement in itinerary are subject to change.
  4. Booking confirmation must be made with a valid copy of passport.
  5. Upon tour confirmation, a non-refundable deposit of RM1000 per person MUST be paid. Balance of full payment must be made by one (1) month before departure.
  6. The itinerary is subject to change due to weather, traffic and any other unforeseen circumstances for the safety of our guests.
  7. All photos are for reference only, and may not represent the exact above-mentioned descriptions.

Hokkaido is vast in size, so it is sometimes divided into four areas and the downtown Sapporo for convenience. The Central Area includes Sapporo, the biggest city in Hokkaido. Even though the region has the largest city close by, it also has idyllic hill zones only 90 minutes drive away by car. Nature blends beautifully with the city function and the area is full of excitement and many leisure activities including shopping.

During winter time, it is highly recommended to experience outdoor activities on snow. Skiing and snowboarding on excellent powder snow are must do’s, plus snowboarding on the snowfield and banana-boat on the frozen lake are assures you to have great fun. You also cannot miss taking a bath in an outdoor hot-spring and enjoy very Japanese atmosphere while you are in Hokkaido.

Drift ice appears on the Ohotsuku Sea in the winter is mysterious. Thick huge chunks of ice are coming to the coast from far East. A view of the dynamic and beautiful drift ice is one of the highlights of the Hokkaido’s sightseeing attractions in winter, so feel free to experience the power of nature. It is highly recommended to go on the vessel proceeding through thick ice, the sound of striking the chunks of ice gives you an exciting experience.

I T I N E R A R Y
Meal Onboard

Group check-in 3 hours before departure time for your flight to Chitose Airport.


Lunch
Ramen
Dinner
Hotel – Japanese Buffet

Hotel Taisetsu
or similar class


A full-sized bus with Mandarin speaking guide.

Upon arrival, meeting with the driver at arrival hall. Then proceed for the tour as below:

Asahikawa Ramen Village

It has 8 ramen restaurants. All restaurants are competing in their taste goodness. Asahikawa Ramen is one of the popular ramen in Japan. Its ramen soup is salt-based.

Asahiyama Zoo

Included Entrance Ticket
It is the most creative zoo in Japan. You can watch animals as they are living in wild. Exhibited animals are mainly you cannot watch in Malaysia such as penguin and white bear. Moreover, you can enjoy watching penguins parade on the snow.
**Subject to weather and penguin condition.

Silver-river Falls

Shooting-star (Ginga, Ryusei) Fall in Sounkyo. These 100m-tall waterfalls are one of the dynamic falls in Japan. Not only you are amazed of its scale, but you can feel comfortable in water sound.

Sounkyo Hyobaku Festival

The Ice Waterfall Festival which features a wide array of snow & ice sculptures, some as big as buildings, that are lit up with stunning colorful lights each night.

Check-in hotel and experience hot spring bath.

Breakfast
Hotel
Dinner
Hotel – Kaiseki / Japanese Buffet

Northern Arc Resort
or similar class


A full-sized bus with Mandarin speaking guide.

After breakfast, check out from hotel. Then depart and proceed to Ski Resort.

You may take Ski Lesson or enjoy alternative Winter Activities at own expenses.

Check-in Ski Resort and experience hot spring bath.

Breakfast
Hotel
Lunch
Seafood Set
Dinner
Hotel – Japanese Buffet

New Akan Hotel
or similar class


A full-sized bus with Mandarin speaking guide.

After breakfast, check out hotel. Then proceed for the tour as below:

Sea of Okhotsk Drift Ice

Included Entrance Ticket
During winter in the Sea of Okhotsk, the ice formed near the mouth of the Amur. It then carried by the current wind and then rolls onto the Hokkaido coast. You will observe the drifted ice on board the Garinko, an ice-breaker used as a cruise ship.
**If the trip is cancelled due to bad weather, ticket fees will be refunded on the spot.

Mount Io

It is an active volcano in the vicinity of Kawayu Hot Spring area. Its yellow sulfurous vents can be viewed from a close proximity as visitors can walk around the steaming area.

Tsurumidai

Famous for Red-crowned Cranes. It is a symbol of longevity and luck to the locals. During this period, you will be amazing to see more Red-crowned Cranes during the feeding time on the white snow field.

Check-in hotel and experience hot spring bath.

Breakfast
Hotel
Lunch
Japanese Set
Dinner
Shabu-Shabu + 3 Type of Crabs (All You Can Eat)


A full-sized bus with Mandarin speaking guide.

After breakfast, check out hotel. Then depart and proceed for the tour as below:

Smelt Ice Fishing on Lake Akan

Included Entrance Ticket
The surface of the lake is completely frozen during winter. It’s the best time to experience making a hole in the lake for smelt ice fishing. Fish caught can be eaten as Tempura.

Sapporo Clock Tower

Passby one of the Sapporo’s most famous city attractions.

Hokkaido’s Former Government Building

A monument to the early development of Hokkaido is affectionately called the “redbrick” by locals. Its front garden is city oasis, with beautiful cherry blossoms in the spring.

Odori Park

It’s a city oasis around 1.5KM long. A four season park with many trees including cherry trees and a good view of Sapporo TV’s Tower.

Hokkaido Shrine

One of the symbolized shrine in Hokkaido.

Tanukikoji Shopping Street

A huge attraction for tourists where you can buy local souvenirs, snacks and duty free shops.

Check in hotel in Sapporo area.

Breakfast
Hotel
Lunch
Special Hokke + Hotpot Set
Dinner
Japanese Buffet

Kitahiroshima Classe Hotel
or similar class


A full-sized bus with Mandarin speaking guide.

After breakfast, check out hotel. Then depart and proceed for the tour as below:

Shiroi Koibito Chocolate Park

Famous for their chocolate cookies all over Japan. Shiroi Koibito Park is a fantastic space based on the ideals of deliciousness, fun and stories of sweets from a bygone era. The park also has a cafe to allow visitors to savor Ishiya’s original sweets, a toy exhibition room and the Rose Garden.

Otaru Music Box Museum

It’s packed with music boxes playing charming melodies. Collections includes musical glass works, ceramics and woodcraft. Prefect for souvenirs.

Glass Work Street Shops

Many home-style glass works make extremely popular souvenirs in Otaru town.

Otaru Canal

A narrow romantic waterway for the present and past which often appeared in films and TV dramas.

Mitsui Outlet Park Shopping Center

It has over 400 brand outlet stores selling not only fashion items but sporting, outdoor and interior goods.

Check-in hotel and enjoy hot spring bath.

Breakfast
Hotel
Lunch
Meal Onboard

A full-sized bus with Mandarin speaking guide.

After breakfast, transfer to Chitose Airport for your flight check-in. It is the end of a pleasant and memorable trip!

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