30 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

30 days in Hokkaido Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bhubaneswar
Fly:  22 h 15 min
1
Hakodate
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
2
Sapporo
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
3
Shari-cho
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Teshikaga-cho
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Asahikawa
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h
6
Biratori-cho
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
7
Noboribetsu
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  22 h 30 min
End: Bhubaneswar

4
nights
Hakodate

Hakodate ©
A gateway to the island, Hakodate has gained a reputation for its waterfront attractions, its proximity to some of the island's most popular natural sites, and its seafood.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hakodate: Matsumae-cho (Kouzenji Temple, Matsumae Park, &more). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Hakodate, contemplate the long history of The Old Public Hall of Hakodate Ward, admire the landmark architecture of Goryokaku Park, and enjoy breathtaking views from Goryokaku Tower.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Hakodate trip maker.

Bhubaneswar, India to Hakodate is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Bhubaneswar to Hakodate, you'll lose 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, Hakodate is cooler than Bhubaneswar - with highs of 21°C and lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Sapporo.

Things to do in Hakodate

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Matsumae-cho, Ono River Cherry Blossom Avenue
Find places to stay Jun 2 — 6:
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Mount Hakodate ©
Mount Hakodate
Goryokaku Tower ©
Goryokaku Tower
Goryokaku Park ©
Goryokaku Park

5
nights
Sapporo

Sapporo ©
A modern, bustling city known for its beer brewery, Sapporo attracts millions of visitors with its Snow Festival, during which elaborate ice and snow sculptures are exhibited all over town.
Venture out of the city with trips to Otaru (Sumiyoshi Shrine, The Site of Temiya Line, &more), Apple House (in Niki-cho) and Nikka Whisky Yoichi Distillery (in Yoichi-cho). There's lots more to do: stroll around Odori Park, take an in-depth tour of Historical Village of Hokkaido (Kaitaku-no Mura), take in the architecture and design of Hokkaido University Sapporo Campus, and see the interesting displays at Sapporo Beer Museum.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sapporo day trip planner.

Fly from Hakodate to Sapporo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Sapporo are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Shari-cho.

Things to do in Sapporo

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Otaru, Apple House, Nikka Whisky Yoichi Distillery
Find places to stay Jun 6 — 11:
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Odori Park ©
Odori Park
Otaru Canal ©
Otaru Canal
Nikka Whisky Yoichi Distillery ©
Nikka Whisky Yoichi Distillery

4
nights
Shari-cho

Shari-cho ©
Tourism in Shari-cho, a small town situated on Hokkaido's eastern tip, flourishes mainly because of its immediate proximity to the Shiretoko World Heritage Site.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Shari-cho: Rausu-cho (Shiretoko Highway & Shiokaze Park) and Kiyosato-cho (Uchu Observation Tower & Ippon no Michi). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Shiretoko Goko Lake, make a trip to Oshinkosin Observation Deck, take in the dramatic scenery at Kamuiwakka Hot Waterfall, and identify plant and animal life at Shiretoko Peninsula.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Shari-cho online vacation maker.

You can fly from Sapporo to Shari-cho in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sapporo in June, Shari-cho is a bit cooler at night with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Teshikaga-cho.

Things to do in Shari-cho

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Hokkaido, Rausu-cho, Kiyosato-cho
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 15:
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Shiretoko Peninsula ©
Shiretoko Peninsula
Shiretoko Goko Lake ©
Shiretoko Goko Lake
Oshin Koshin Falls ©
Oshin Koshin Falls

4
nights
Teshikaga-cho

Teshikaga-cho ©
A small town amid big scenery, Teshikaga-cho sits in a national park.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Teshikaga-cho: Lake Onneto (in Ashoro-cho), Higashimokoto Shibazakura Park (in Ozora-cho) and Kaminoko Pond (in Kiyosato-cho). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Abashiri Prison Museum, explore the activities along Lake Mashu, take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Io, and identify plant and animal life at Okhotsk Chipmunk Park.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Teshikaga-cho day trip website.

Traveling by car from Shari-cho to Teshikaga-cho takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Asahikawa.

Things to do in Teshikaga-cho

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Abashiri, Hokkaido, Lake Onneto, Aurora Farm Village, Bihorotoge Lookout
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 19:
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Akan-Mashu National Park ©
Akan-Mashu National Park
Higashimokoto Shibazakura Park ©
Higashimokoto Shibazakura Park
Abashiri Prison Museum ©
Abashiri Prison Museum

5
nights
Asahikawa

Asahikawa ©
Perched on the confluence of four rivers and surrounded by green hills, Asahikawa combines a modern city experience with the pristine nature nearby.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Asahikawa: Daisetsuzan (in Kamikawa-cho), Higashikawa-cho (Asahidake Ropeway, Asahi-dake, &more) and Biei-cho (Shinei no Oka Tenbo Koen, Biei Farm, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Asahiyama Zoo, make a trip to Ningle Terrace, take in nature's colorful creations at Farm Tomita, and see the interesting displays at Furabi.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Asahikawa trip planner.

Getting from Teshikaga-cho to Asahikawa by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Teshikaga-cho in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Asahikawa, with lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Biratori-cho.

Things to do in Asahikawa

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Biei-cho, Higashikawa-cho, Furano, Nakafurano-cho, Hoppo Yasoen
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 24:
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Asahiyama Zoo ©
Asahiyama Zoo
Shirogane Blue Pond ©
Shirogane Blue Pond
Ningle Terrace ©
Ningle Terrace

1
night
Biratori-cho

Biratori-cho ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): admire the verdant scenery at Memu Colony of a Lily of the Valley, take in the spiritual surroundings of Yoshitsune Shrine, take an in-depth tour of Shigeru Kayano Nibutani Ainu Museum, thenexamine the collection at Nibutani Ainu Museum, and finally see human ingenuity at work at Nibutani Dam.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Biratori-cho tour builder website.

Traveling by car from Asahikawa to Biratori-cho takes 3 hours. Traveling from Asahikawa in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Biratori-cho, with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Noboribetsu.

Things to do in Biratori-cho

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 25:
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Nibutani Dam ©
Nibutani Dam
Nibutani Ainu Museum ©
Nibutani Ainu Museum
Shigeru Kayano Nibutani Ainu Museum ©
Shigeru Kayano Nibutani Ainu Museum

5
nights
Noboribetsu

Noboribetsu ©
Perhaps the island's best-known hot spring resort, Noboribetsu has a long history of tourism.
Explore Noboribetsu's surroundings by going to Toyako-cho (Toyako Volcano Science Museum, 100th Anniversary Toyako Onsen Monument, &more), Sobetsu-cho (Hamada Marutome Fruits Gaden, Sobetsu Park, &more) and Muroran (Cape Chikyu & Muroran Hachimangu Shrine). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Jigokudani, get in on the family fun at Noboribetsu Date Historic Village, look for all kinds of wild species at Kiushito Wetland, and take in the natural beauty of Oku no Yu.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Noboribetsu journey app.

Getting from Biratori-cho to Noboribetsu by car takes about 2 hours. In June, daytime highs in Noboribetsu are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Noboribetsu

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

Toyako-cho, Sobetsu-cho, Muroran, Mt. Usu
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 30:
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Jigokudani ©
Jigokudani
Noboribetsu Marine Park Nixe ©
Noboribetsu Marine Park Nixe
Oyunumagawa Natural Footbath ©
Oyunumagawa Natural Footbath

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