★★Experience the winter Hokkaido! Drift ice cruise on the icebreaker ship and drift ice walk! Enjoy Sapporo Snow Festival and Asahiyama Zoo.★★
◆Drift ice walk and floating on the icy water in dry suit is fun to experience in this season only.
◆Enjoy drift ice cruise on the large pleasure boat. Ice breaking sound is powerful! ◆68th Sapporo Snow Festival (Feb. 6th - 12th)◆
The largest winter event of Hokkaido! Exhibition of the large and small snow images and ice sculptures.
☆3 benefits available only in this plan!☆
①Multiple use of the "Special observatory lounge" coupon is included!
②Sapporo TV Tower Observatory admission ticket, one time!
③"Non-slip band" for shoes is included. (1 pair/person. Adult only)
◆Tour also visits to Asahiyama Zoo, "Sounkyo Ice Fall Festival" and "Lake Shikotsu Ice Festival"!
◆Enjoy Japanese/Western/Chinese buffet dinner on the 3rd day, consisting of all-you-can-eat crab.☆
◆◆Please write in the "Remarks" of the reservation form.◆◆
The final itinerary sheet, coupons and other necessary documents will be delivered to your hotel or Narita/Haneda airport one day prior to the tour date. Please write the name and the arrival date of the hotel/airport in the “Remarks". If you wish to receive them at the hotel, please also write the guest name of the hotel reservation.
※This is a set plan including the flight, any change after the reservation cannot be accepted. If the change is necessary, you need to reserve the new tour again. If the change is made after the date to apply the tour cancellation fee, the cancellation fee will be charged.
※At the reservation form on the screen, please enter your family name in the "Last name", and your middle name in the "First name" correctly.
※This is not a private tour, other customers belong to other tour course may get on the same bus.
※This tour operates with 2 participants guaranteed. If the participants are less than two by 40 days prior to the departure date, the tour will not operate.
【Inclusions】Round trip airfare, bus seat in the itinerary, 3 nights accommodation (Day1: with breakfast, Day2: with dinner & breakfast, Day3: with dinner & breakfast), admission fees of the sightseeing facilities and 3 benefits of the Snow Festival.
Haneda Airport (Departure 8:30~9:30)New Chitose Airport (Arrival 10:00~11:00 / Departure 11:45) Lake Shikotsu Ice Festival (approx. 60 min.)Sapporo (Arrival 15:00)◆Early check-in◆ Enjoy Sapporo Snow Festival on your own. (Odori Site・Susukino Site)◆Please have your dinner by yourself.◆Sapporo (accommodation)
Sapporo (Departure 8:00)Rest (Sunagawa) Asahiyama Zoo 【Sightseeing・Lunch by yourself】(approx. 100 min.) Sounkyo Ice Fall Festival (approx. 50 min.) Waterfall of Ginga ・Waterfall of Meteor (approx. 20 min.)Abashiri (Arrival 18:00) (accommodation)
(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
2 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).
1st day: Twin with bath&toilet (non-smoking 2-3 guests) (※2 rooms are provided for a reservation of 4/5 participants), 2nd day: Japanese/Japanese and Western style room with bath&toilet (2-4 guests), 3rd day:Japanese room with bath&toilet (2-4 guests) or twin (2 guests)
Breakfast : 3 / Lunch : 1 / Dinner : 2
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"
Round trip airfare, bus seat for the tour bus. (※Meal and bedding are not included. It may cost you the facility usage charge.) If you need meal and bedding, please reserve as child.
【Flight】Airline for the tour：All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan Airlines (JAL), AIRDO (ADO) ●Flight for the tour: Flight will be determined after the completion of the reservation. Change of the flight after the reservation cannot be accepted. If the change is necessary, you need to reserve the new tour again. If the change is made after the date to apply the tour cancellation fee, the cancellation fee will be charged. ●If your reserved flight changes the flight number and/or timetable due to unavoidable circumstances (weather・other), no refund will be made or no additional payment will be necessary.
【About the tour conductor】…Tour conductor is provided from the Kinki Nippon Tourist Counter in New Chitose Airport on the 1st day to Memanbetsu Airport on the last day of the tour.Tour conductor speaks only Japanese.
●After your reservation is completed, we will send you the final itinerary sheet by 7 days prior to your departure date. Please make sure to print it out and bring it with you. Please check-in at the hotel by yourself.
●When the participants are between 2 - 7, sightseeing taxi will be provided. In this case, local tour conductor will go along and no bus guide is provided.
【Icebreaker Ship Aurora】Icebreaker Ship Aurora is subject to cancel the cruise, and even if the cruise is operated you may not be able to see the drift ice. When the cruise is cancelled, the tour visits "Moyoro Shell Mound Museum", and you will have a refund at the site (JPY2,500/adult, JPY1,200/child (age 6-11)). If you cannot see the drift ice and the cruise is operated, you will have a refund at the site (JPY720/adult, JPY360/child (age 6-11)).
【Drift ice walk at Shiretoko】Drift ice walk on the 3rd day, it is subject to cancel, depending on the weather/drift ice and other conditions. In this case, activity will be changed to "Coastline walk and play" which is to enjoy floating experience in the water and watching underwater creature at the coastline. Requirements of this activity is over 12 years old and over 130cm- high. If child cannot participate, his/her parents cannot participate as well. Please wear long sleeve/pants/socks, and no skirt is allowed.
【3 benefits during the Sapporo Snow Festival】①"Special observatory lounge" is on the 2nd floor of the Sapporo TV Tower. (Open: 9:30-21:00, Feb. 5th-12th) Please show "observatory lounge coupon" at the entrance on the 2nd floor. (You can use the special observatory lounge many times.) Drinks are available at the lounge (separate cost). ②You can use "Sapporo TV Tower Observatory" 1 time.③"Non-slip band" for shoes is provided a pair/person, adult only. Coupons and the item of ①②③ will be provided by the tour conductor on the 1st day of the tour.
Order of the sightseeing places may be changed.
●This is the tour plan to depart and arrive from/at Haneda Airport.
●Tour on the 1st day may be shared by participants of the other tours.
●Tour fee for child will be applied when the reservation of 1 room for 3 people (2 adults and 1 child) is made.
●This tour is organized and conducted by Kinki Nippon Tourist Individual Tour Co.,Ltd.
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.