What to do in Hokkaido Prefecture

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Hokkaido Attractions

If you're ready to discover the best of Hokkaido, join a few of the top tours & day trips on offer, and have an expert show you the most popular tourist attractions. Offering free cancellations and no added fees, our top {43 fun activities in Hokkaido fun activities in Hokkaido} are also worth browsing through.



Most fun & popular experiences in Hokkaido Prefecture

What to do in Hokkaido Prefecture

Free Things to Do in Hokkaido

Vacationing in Hokkaido on a budget? The following can be experienced for zip.

Hokkaido University Museum - Take the entire family and set out on a fascinating adventure through history together.

Former Hokkaido Government Office Building - Stroll around this historic site and discover some secrets from long ago.

JR Sapporo Hospital - Strike up a conversation with a few locals and discover why many travelers swing by this place.

Toyokawa Inari Sapporo Betsuin - Whatever your religious leanings, this place will inspire a sense of reverence.

Mount Moiwa - Unwind and let nature's rugged beauty ease your soul.

Hokkaido University Botanic Garden - Grab your picnic blanket, pack some snacks and find a comfortable spot to appreciate Mother Nature.

Things to Do in Hokkaido with Kids

If you're excited to make new family memories in Hokkaido, we've got a few ideas. Round up the gang and sign up for these interesting family friendly experiences:

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Frequently asked questions

What to do in Hokkaido on a sunny day?
What is Hokkaido famous for?
Decisions, decisions — there are plenty to make in Hokkaido, such as which of these landmarks to check out first:

  • Sapporo JR Tower
  • Sapporo Beer Museum
  • Hokkaido Museum

What should I not miss in Hokkaido?
You’ll want to put these things high on your must-see list to make the most of your trip:

  • Odori Park
  • Sapporo Dome
  • Hokkaido University
  • Sapporo Clock Tower

Are there cheap things to do in Hokkaido?
Find time for a Sapporo Hitsujigaoka Observation Platform Admission Ticket and put the dollars you save toward more great experiences.
What can you do in Hokkaido for free?
Your escape to Hokkaido needn’t send you broke with free attractions like these on offer:

  • Odori Park
  • Former Hokkaido Government Office Building
  • Moerenuma Park
  • Tanukikoji Shopping Street


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