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Fascinating Things to Do in Hokkaido

An Island of Wonders!

Noboribetsu Onsen

Whether you want to catch a glimpse of Shibazakura in full blossom, revel in some winter fun at Sapporo Snow Festival, Unwind and relax by the Noboribetsu Onsen hot spring or learn the art of brewing beer at the Sapporo beer museum, Hokkaido has an awash of things in store for you.

Catch a glimpse of Shibazakura in spring

Hokkaido | img by Jong Myung Lim via PxHere

Ever seen how stunning Shibazakura looks in spring? During the months of May and June, the mountainous area in Takinoue Park comes to life with blossoming Shibazakura. The place looks as if it’s hugging a bright pink carpet. It is not uncommon to see thousands of visitors flocking around the area every spring to catch a glimpse of this postcard-worthy site and to click a good photograph or two. This mesmerizing sight is a must-see whether you are in Hokkaido or are travelling from a Niseko accommodation like the modern Chatrium Niseko Japan.

Experience some winter fun at Sapporo Snow Festival

If you are longing to see some creative ice sculptures and have some winter fun along the way, the Sapporo Snow festival is the place to be. This one-of-a-kind festival runs for seven days in the charming Sapporo city, considered to be the fourth largest city in Hokkaido. If you are in Hokkaido, make sure you visit this annual snow festival and admire the incredible creativity of some of the most talented artisans in the world.

Unwind at Noboribetsu Onsen

The hot springs of Noboribetsu top the list of best things to do on a trip to Hokkaido. These exotic hot springs are the perfect remedy to escape the hubbub of city life. You can simply relax and unwind in the warm waters while immersing in the breathtakingly beautiful surroundings enveloping you.

Pay a visit to Sapporo Beer Museum

 Interested to find out the history of how Germans introduced beer to Japan? Sapporo beer museum will teach you everything you need to know. You can easily take a free guided tour around the place for a good 30 minutes and unravel the journey of beer becoming a popular beverage in the country. To round off your little excursion, you can even sign up for a quick beer-tasting experience for a small fee.