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Sapporo

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About Sapporo

Sapporo is the capital of Hokkaido and a must-visit for many tourists to Hokkaido. It is also a veritable center for dining and shopping. Sapporo has many iconic buildings, such as Sapporo Clock Tower, the red-brick Former Hokkaido Government Office, the Sapporo TV Tower and Hokkaido University. Most structures are elegant and beautiful in design, adding a lot of color to the cityscape. Sapporo’s Odori Park has ice and snow festivals in the winter and hosts the Sapporo Beer Festival in the Summer. Shiroi Koibito Park is a beautiful confectionery and a great place to see how chocolate treats are made, while Sapporo Ramen Republic is perfect for sampling Hokkaido’s delicious specialty ramen.

Popular Attractions in Sapporo

Tanukikoji Shopping Street
4.4/5
892 Reviews
Featured Neighborhood
Tanukikoji Shopping Street is a famous shopping street in the central district of Sapporo in Hokkaido. Boasting a history of over 100 years and an overhead glass ceiling, this spacious and clean street is a comfortable place to shop. There are numerous fashion and electronics stores, recreation halls, cinemas, and restaurants, all of which are very popular with young people.
Fushimiinari Shrine
4.6/5
117 Reviews
Temple
Odori Park
4.4/5
786 Reviews
City Park
Odori Park is located in the heart of Sapporo, Hokkaido. It stretches from east to west and is home to lilacs and various other trees. Decorated with flowers all year round, and featuring ever-changing fountains, the scenery found here is truly captivating. In good weather, visitors can take a walk in the park, watch the occasional street performance, as well as enjoy the avant-garde sculptures that are scattered around.
Sapporo TV Tower
4.4/5
450 Reviews
Observation Deck
Sapporo TV Tower is erected on the east side of Odori Park. It is the icon of Odori Park and a landmark of Sapporo. Sapporo TV Tower used to be a signal receiver and retransmission facility, but it is now retired. Now it is outfitted with an observation deck, a souvenir shop, and restaurants. Climb the tower and enjoy a 360-degree view of Sapporo and the dazzling lights of the tower at night.

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Day Tour from Hokkaido: Noboribetsu, Lake Toya and Lake Shikotsu
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Goryokaku Tower Admission Ticket
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Posted: Dec 22, 2016

Travelogue

Coronavirus Travel Restrictions in Japan and Attractions Closure (Updated 2020 March)
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Japan government has made more strict travel restrictions to curb the spread of coronavirus, including quarantining visitors from China and South Korea. According to WHO, more than 300 people have been tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) in Japan as of Mar 6th.
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Summer Vacation in Japan: Things to do in Hokkaido
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Sapporo
Noboribetsu
Otaru
Furano
Yubari
Interested in spend your summer vacation in Japan? Hokkaido summers are very interesting. In addition to the blooming flower fields and the lavender flowers, the highlight of summers in Japan is the summer festivals and the firework festivals that become quite lively during this time. You also cannot miss the delicious summer fruit and ice cream.
TripBlog   Mar 2, 2020
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These Hotels in Sapporo are Scenic Spots All on Their Own!
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With Sapporo's main tourist sites concentrated neatly together, you can get easy access to most of the hot spots if you stay near the JR (railway) station or Tanukikoji shopping street. The city has numerous high-end boutique hotels that provide both comfortable amenities and a good base for outings. Not only is transportation convenient, but the hotels are unique sights too, both inside and out, so it's worth checking out some of the accommodations before you even set off.
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Frequently Asked Questions

I recommended Mt. Moiwa, Maruyama Park, Jozankei Dam, Mt. Teine, Sakushukotoni River.
Here are the best places to visit in Sapporo, including: Hokkaido University, Jozankei Onsen, Sapporo Clock Tower, Hokkaido Shrine, Mt. Moiwa.
The JR Bedding Train Big Dipper departs from JR Ueno at 7:00 pm and arrives in Sapporo at around 11 noon the next day. Depending on the shop, the price is around 1W. You can save one night's accommodation.