Wanna Tour to Japan? Do not Miss a Thousand Face Tours in Hokkaido …
Ever wanted to travel to Japan? or is planning a holiday to the State of Sakura?
For the edition of Traveling Asia this time you may be able to design to visit the Hokkaido region is known to have a thousand faces with a variety of tourist charm.
Hokkaido has an area that is almost as wide as South Korea. With the area, Japan’s Hokkaido prefecture (Hokkaido Prefecture) has all the tourist attractions ranging from volcanic landscapes, jungle and flower gardens, to historical stories, culinary and city charm to shopping.
Divided into 4 Areas
As told based on the daily sources of Sindo, Hokkaido region is divided into four areas of Central Hokkaido, North Hokkaido, East Hokkaido and South Hokkaido.
Each region has its own uniqueness and charm that can be used as your tourist destination when visiting the holiday to Japan. Supported by modern infrastructure, it has proven to bring Sapporo (the Hokkaido capital) to host events, starting with the 1972 Winter Olympics, the Asian Winter Games, and is currently running for the 2026 Winter Olympics.
For you, buddy traveler, who wants to experience winter and snow with close range, Hokkaido can be the main choice. Moreover, transportation is also easy. There are many airports if you want to catch a plane, train and bus to explore the entire prefecture covering 83,457 km2 or 22% of this area of Japan. Hokkaido has a population of about five million people who are known to be friendly enough for Muslim tourists. One of them with the availability of kosher accommodation, especially in Sapporo.
Estimated Tour Fee to Hokkaido, Japan
Based on estimates from the Hokkaido Tourism Organization’s International Promotion Section Manager, a six-day tour or holiday in Hokkaido will cost around 20 million rupiah for aircraft and accommodation. As for the nine-day tour requires about 30 million rupiah.
Travelers themselves will simply choose to visit during the desired season. September to November is the time of autumn. December to February is winter. March to May is spring, while June to August is the time of summer. In addition to choosing the desired season, the traveler can also choose to travel to which region, whether north, south, east or center, because each has its own privileges.
What are the Uniqueness of each region?
- North Hokkaido
The northern Hokkaido region offers beautiful natural scenery and a cool climate. Suitable for you who like to tour or holiday with natural nuance.
Sightseeing that can be visited, among others, Patchwork no Michi which is a hilly area with views of colorful fields. At Sarobetsu Genya, there is a flower garden that is still a virgin. During the early summer to autumn, there are at least 100 types of flowers that will bloom with a variety of beautiful colors.
The charm of the blooming flowers can also be found on the island of Rishiri which is also known as a mountain climbing location. In the northern region there is also Diasetsuzan National Park which is the largest national park in Japan.
- South Hokkaido
Matsumae Fortress in South Hokkaido
The southern Hokkaido region is a must-visit for travelers who love the theme of historical tourism. In this region you can visit the Matsumae Fort built in 1606. In it are displayed pictures and clothes in the Samurai period. From the observation deck, visitors can also see the scenery of Tsugaru Strait.
The other fortress is in Goryokaku Park. This is the first Western-style fortress in Japan built in the 19th century. The fort is a star-shaped, and this form can be seen if observed from the observation tower next to the castle. This tower will be crowded in spring because visitors want to watch the row of cherry trees from a height.
Meanwhile, the view of Komagatake volcano will also provide freshness for the eyes of the travelers. Similarly Nabesturu, the rock in the middle of the sea that 19.5 meters high. At night, the stone is illuminated by the lights so it looks more attractive. Beautiful city views at night can also be seen from Mount Hakodate. The scene here is mentioned as one of the markers.