Tour Code : 22900 ( 1 day )

【Departure guaranteed】Easy Day Tour to Mombetsu♪ Drift Ice Tour by Icebreaker Ship "Garinko II"

Garinko II (image / mid February)
  • Garinko II (image / mid February)
    Garinko II (image / mid February)
  • Drift Ice (image / mid February)
    Drift Ice (image / mid February)
  • Kita Dora (local confectionery) (image)
    Kita Dora (local confectionery) (image)


☆☆Very popular course last year! Book now!☆☆
Departure from Sapporo. Easy day tour and icebreaker ship ride!
①Box lunch is served.
②Fish cakes (including Kamaboko) by Dezuka Suisan and Kita Dora, local sweets in Kamikawa city, are included.

※Optional box dinner※
This tour is scheduled to arrive at Sapporo Station between 20:00~21:00 and does not include dinner.
We offer optional box dinner below for having in the bus.
【Dinner / Crab Bento (without tea)】
 Price: JPY 1,200/box (tax included)
 Contents: "Snow crab" used. Crab flavored rice, crab flakes, 3 crab legs and red pickled ginger
※If you would like to have optional dinner, please inform us at least 5 days prior to the departure date. Please pay cash to the tour guide on the day.


Day 1Sapporo Station, North Exit (Meet 6:50)busKamikawa (Rest / approx. 20 min)busMombetsu, Dezuka Suisan (Shopping / approx. 20 min)busMombetsu Port (Icebreaker ship cruise / approx. 60 min & Visit / total 120 min)shipMombetsu Port busMombetsu・Seafood Shop (Shopping / approx. 20 min) busKamikawa (Rest / approx. 20 min)busSapporo Station, North Exit (Scheduled 20:00~21:00) ※The tour schedule in Mombetsu city is subject to change.
Breakfast : 0 / Lunch : 1 (Box) / Dinner : 0
Accommodation :

Departures & Prices

Departure PlaceDeparture DateTour Price
per person


Meeting placeGoogle Maps


Jan. 28, 29,

Mar. 04,

12 or older
JPY 10,980
6 to 11
JPY 9,630
3 to 5
JPY 3,000


Meeting placeGoogle Maps


Feb. 03, 04, 05, 08, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25,

12 or older
JPY 12,980
6 to 11
JPY 11,630
3 to 5
JPY 3,000
Tour Status


Duration1 day
  • English
  • Chinese
(For the actual tour language of your preferred departure day, please look at the booking form. If you make a booking within 7 days to the departure, we may not be able to arrange your preferred language support. In such case, you will be guided by Japanese speaking tour director with an itinerary in your preferred language.)
The Scope of Language SupportA tour conductor or staff of your preferred language will accompany the tour from the designated meeting place (at a designated airport in case of a tour with airplanes) and provides the participant with basic information necessary for the tour (such as meeting place and time at each stop etc) in your preferred language. Information on sightseeing in the areas of tour destinations will not be provided. However, brochures in your preferred language will be provided.
Minimum number of participants for operation1 persons
*When the participants does not reach the number above, the tour will not be operated. If this is the case, those who have made a reservation will be informed of the matter by 14 days prior to the scheduled departure date (by 4 days prior to the departure in case of a Day-tour).
Minimum number of participants for booking1 persons
Meal(s)Breakfast : 0 / Lunch : 1 / Dinner : 0
Items includedExpenses for transportation, accommodation, meal(s), admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes.
* None of the expenses will be refunded even though the items concerned are not used by a participant for personal reasons.
Items not includedExpenses for transportation, meal(s), admission fee(s) not specified in the itinerary, personal expenses during the tour (telephone, laundry or beverages etc.) and optional tour fees.
Items included in "Infant price"Bus seat only
  • ※Drift ice is a natural phenomenon and may not be seen. The operation of icebreaker ship is not affected by no presence of ice. Please note tour is operated, even if drift ice cannot be seen. When the operation of icebreaker ship is canceled, tour may visit an additional sightseeing place. In this case, the arrival time to Sapporo Station may be delayed.
  • ※Cruising time of "Garinko II" is approx. 60 minutes, but it may be cancelled or shortened due to the bad weather, sea condition and unforeseen circumstances.
  • ※When the operation of Garinko II is cancelled, the refund of cruise fee (group fare) will be made by tour guide.〔Garinko: JPY 2,700/adult, JPY 1,350/child〕If you cancel/change this tour due to the cancellation of the Garinko's operation, please note the cancellation fee will be charged on the date to incur the cancellation fee.
  • ※(For reference) In 2017, First date of drift ice in sight:January 26th, First date of drift ice on shore:February 2nd, Last date of drift ice in sight:April 11th
  • Wearing clothes and shoes that let you move easily and comfortably is strongly recommended.
  • Visiting spots might be very cold. Bringing thick winter clothes is strongly recommended.
  • According to traffic conditions etc, the order of the itinerary may have to be changed.
  • Please note that the tour is for Japanese citizens and basically operated in Japanese. The accompanied staff gives you the basic information (such as meeting place and time at each stop) in English or Chinese, however, she/he does not gives you the detailed information of visiting places.
  • We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to traffic, weather or other circumstances that are beyond our control.
  • If we have to cancel the tour for typhoon, heavy snow, or other circumstances beyond our control, we decide the matter by 3pm Japan time one day before the departure and inform you about it by e-mail.
  • The place that the tour disbands may be different from the one that it meets. For the actual place, ask the tour conductor on the spot.
  • (Act on the Protection of Personal Information has been revised since May 30, 2017.) Customer information, such as name, age, gender and others may be forwarded to the hotels or necessary organizations for the tour arrangement. Completion of the tour reservation shall be deemed to agree upon above condition.
  • Charge for change or cancellation

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