EAST HOKKAIDO: PINK MOSS IN BLOOM (6D5N)

Tour Highlights

• Old Government Building • Clock Tower • Odori Park • Sapporo TV Tower •  Asahikawa Ramen Village • Takinoue Pink Moss Park • Crab Claw Statue
• Kamiyubetsu Tulip Park • Mt. Tento • Okhotsk Drift Ice Museu • Abashiri Prison Museum • Higashimokoto Pink Moss Park • Lake Mashu Observatory
• Lake Kussharo • Kushiro Marsh Observatory • Naitai Kogen Ranch • Shintoku Soba Noodle House • Kofuku Station • Obihiro Shrine

Travel Period

May 19 – 24, 2020

Itinerary

DayItinerary
1 NARITA – CHITOSE ARRIVAL – SAPPORO
Upon arrival at Narita Airport you will be taking the domestic flight to Chitose Airport by yourself. After your arrival in Chitose Airport, meet your English-speaking guide. Transfer to Sapporo, check in at the hotel and have bento box dinner.

Meals: X/X/D
2SAPPORO – ASAHIKAWA – MOMBETSU
After breakfast inside the hotel, check out. Proceed to your Sapporo City Tour. Visit the FORMER HOKKAIDO GOVERNMENT BUILDING which is also known as the “Red Brick” because it is literally made of thousands of red bricks. Have a photo stop at CLOCK TOWER, known by many as the symbol of the city and ODORI PARK, the heart of Sapporo’s festival life and the center of city outdoor activity where you can also see SAPPORO TV TOWER as it boasts itself as the city’s famous landmark. Transfer to Asahikawa and get to taste authentic ramen of your choice at ASAHIKAWA RAMEN VILLAGE (a cash refund will be given for your lunch at the village). Then, enjoy the beautiful pink carpeted fields at TAKINOUE PINK MOSS PARK. Check in at your hotel in Monbetsu and dinner will be served inside the hotel.

Meals: B/L/D
3MOMBETSU – ABASHIRI – AKAN
Have breakfast in the hotel and then check out. Get this chance to take a photo of Monbetsu’s famous landmark, the CRAB CLAW STATUE. Then, make your way to the amazing KAMIYUBETSU TULIP PARK, a 7 hectare field boasting its 200 different types of colorful tulips. Transfer to Abashiri and lunch will be served at a local restaurant. Next, see MT. TENTO, a designated place of scenic beauty in Abashiri, Hokkaido for a short snow experience. Then, proceed to OKHOTSK DRIFT ICE MUSEUM. Learn about the Sea of Okhotsk and the mysterious drift ice from a scientific perspective. In the Freezing Room you can see real drift ice all year round and even touch it. Visit ABASHIRI PRISON, which gained national fame through a popular yakuza movie series by director Ishii Teruo in the 1960s. After, see the HIGASHIMOKOTO PINK MOSS PARK, another famous spot for moss phlox viewing that covers the whole surface of the hill. Dinner will be served at a local restaurant. Transfer to your hotel in Akan and check in.

Meals: B/L/D
4AKAN – KUSHIRO
After breakfast inside hotel, check out. Another attraction not to be missed is the LAKE MASHU
OBSERVATORY where you can see the famous caldera lake in Akan National Park. Then a volcanic foot spa experience awaits you at SUNAYU, on the banks of LAKE KUSSHARO. A cash refund will be given by the guide and you may spend it for your lunch at AEON MALL KUSHIRO SHOWA. After, proceed to KUSHIRO MARSH OBSERVATORY, a huge marsh with an overall area of 183 square kilometers. Dinner will be served at a local restaurant. Transfer to you hotel in Kushiro and check in.

Meals: B/L/D
5KUSHIRO – OBIHIRO – KUSHIRO
Have breakfast in the hotel and then check out. Proceed to NAITAI KOGEN RANCH, a tranquil and spectacular vast plain. Then, visit SHINTOKU SOBA NOODLE HOUSE and experience to make a Japanese staple noodle, soba. Lunch will be served at the area too. Next, transfer to Obihiro and visit the KOFUKU STATION, a closed railway station on the defunct Hiroo Line in Obihiro which is popular sightseeing spot due its name, which means “happiness” in Japanese. Then visit also the OBIHIRO SHRINE, built during the Meiji Period, the shrine features a number of buildings with unusual architecture. Dinner will be served at a local restaurant then transfer back to the hotel.

Meals: B/L/D
6KUSHIRO – HANEDA DEPARTURE
After breakfast inside hotel, check out. Proceed to Kushiro Airport for your flight to Haneda. Upon arrival at Haneda, meet the English Speaking Assistant then transfer to Narita Airport for your flight back to Manila.

Meals: B/X/X

Rate per Person

PassengerRate per person
SingleUSD 2,088
Twin/TripleUSD 1,688
Child Half TwinUSD 1,588
Child With BedUSD 1,588
Child No BedUSD 1,388

Package Inclusion

  • Roundtrip International Airfare via Japan Airlines
    • JL 746  MNLNRT 1005  1535 
    • JL3049  NRTCTS  1845  2035 
    • JL 540  KUHHND  1025  1215 
    • JL 745  NRTMNL 1755  2135
  • 5 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast
  • Meals indicated in the itinerary (5B, 4L, 5D)
  • Transfer, tours and admission fees indicated in the itinerary
  • English-Speaking Tour Guide
  • 1 Souvenir per person
  • Free Visa Processing Fees for PH passport holders
  • Free Travel Insurance (60 years old & below, except infant)
  • Free 1 Group Photo per family
  • Free Wi-fi connection in the bus only

Package Exclusion

  • USD 80 – Airline taxes (subject to change)
  • PHP 1620 – Philippine travel tax
  • JPY 500 per day except free day – Tipping for Driver and Guide (To be settled in Japan)
  • Beverages/Liquid refreshments during meals
  • Others not mentioned in the inclusions
  • **Above rate is based on per person**

Booking Conditions

  • USD 200 deposit is required upon booking (non-refundable) 
  • Minimum of 26 full paying adults must travel together
  • Surcharge shall be applied if less than 26 adults 
  • Rate is subject to change and availability
  • Itinerary is subject to change due to local conditions
  • Rate is valid only for Philippine Passport Holder
  • Surcharge may apply for foreign passport holders
  • Applicable charges shall be applied for any booking cancellation
  • Full Cancellation charge shall be applied for any cancellation made after booking finalization
  • Passport must be at least 6 months valid beyond intended stay
  • Passenger must check the validity of his/her own travel documents
  • Passenger shall be held responsible for any charges/damages caused by invalid/expired travel document
  • Our company reserved all rights for any changes without prior notice
  • **CHD NO BED rate, applicable for 6 years old and below only
  • **TRIPLE, DOUBLE and NON-SMOKING room is subject for availability

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