Eastern Hokkaido Sightseeing Bus & Marimo Express Bus, Staying at 5-Star Hotel & A-Rank Hotel, Drift Ice Tour
Tour operates from 1 participant! Drift ice tour, staying at "5-star hotel" & "Upper rank hotel".
Hotel Taisetsu・Shiretoko Grand Hotel Kitakobushi・Tsuruga Wings
●Staying at "5-star hotel" & "Upper rank hotel"!
●Icebreaker ship "Aurora" cruise fare is included!
●Bus stops at Asahiyama Zoo! (Entrance fee JPY820/person is your own expense.)
※This is an independent tour, using "Eastern Hokkaido Sightseeing Bus" for the first three days, and "Marimo Express Bus" for the last day.
※Please make sure that meeting place of the outgoing route and the arrival place of the return route are different.
※Tour conductor is not provided, and no language support is available during the tour.
(Language choice in the reservation form is the language for contacting email, and not for the language support in the tour.)
※Please choose the boarding place from the following hotels, and make sure to write in the Remarks of the reservation form.
ANA Hotel Sapporo（Departure 8:30）
Sapporo Grand Hotel（Departure 8:35）
Sapporo View Hotel Odori Park（Departure 8:40）
Sapporo Excel Hotel Tokyu（Departure 8:50）
Sapporo Tokyu REI Hotel（Departure 8:55）
JR Tower Hotel Nikko Sapporo（Departure 9:10）
When hotel name is not written in the Remarks, tour reservation would not be completed and we will contact to you at a later date. When we cannot confirm the boarding place, your tour reservation is not accepted.
ANA Hotel Sapporo(Departure 8:30)Sapporo Grand Hotel(Departure 8:35)Sapporo View Hotel Odori Park(Departure 8:40)Sapporo Excel Hotel Tokyu(Departure 8:50)Sapporo Tokyu REI Hotel(Departure 8:55)JR Tower Hotel Nikko Sapporo(Departure 9:10)Asahikawa station (Lunch on your own / approx. 60 min)Asahiyama Zoo (Visit / approx. 90 min ※JPY820/person, separate cost)Sounkyo Onsen (Overnight) (Scheduled 16:40)
Akanko Onsen (Departure 10:00)<Marimo Express Bus>Ryugetsu Sweetpia Garden (Visit / approx. 30 min)New Chitose Airport (Arrival 15:40)Century Royal Hotel (Scheduled 16:40)※"Marimo Express Bus" for the Day 4. Please come to the hotel entrance at least 10 minutes before the bus departure time.
(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 Support
A 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 operation
1 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).
1～3 guests/room ※Availability of the single room is depending on the date.
Breakfast : 3 / Lunch : 0 / Dinner : 3
Expenses 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 included
Expenses 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.
※Tour conductor is not provided. Japanese-speaking guide only. In case of emergency, language support is possible through the tablet device.
※Please note that the sightseeing information is announced in Japanese.
※Bus stops at several points on the route and this might cause delay.
※【Boarding on the bus】
Please find a bus staff at the front desk of each hotels and tell your name. Bus departs on schedule. Please come to the meeting place well before the departure time.
※Bus stops at the each bus stops on the route and all names of the bus stop are not written in the itinerary.
※Eastern Hokkaido Sightseeing Bus is shared with other passengers. Seats are non-reserved but may be reserved when the bus is crowded. You might have a seat with someone not in the same group sitting next to each other.
※Lunch is not included in the tour. Please have your own lunch.
※Cruise fare of "Aurora" is included, and nothing else.
【Icebreaker Ship Aurora cruise】
１、Cruise time is 60 minutes. (It is subject to change, depending on the condition of the drift ice.)
２、When there is no drift ice on the route, cruise will be for the sightseeing.
３、Drift ice is the natural phenomenon, and the observation is not guaranteed.
４、When the weather or the sea condition is bad, the cruise will be cancelled.
※This is an independent plan, and when the cruise is cancelled, refund of the cruise fare cannot be made on the same date.
Please let us know when the cruise is cancelled together with the scheduled cruise date. We will check the information and make refund to your credit card, used for the tour fee.
※Refund of the fare will not be made for no drift ice is observed.
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.