Hokkaido Tour

Summary

You will travel in Hokkaido in the early summer, when the air is cool and comfortable.   Enjoy mirror-like volcanic lakes, sprawling green hills, and vast wild flower fields.  Set up your camera at a migrating bird’s sanctuary in serene marshlands.  When tired, soak yourself in mineral-rich hot-spring which you will find everywhere in Hokkaido. Blessed with clean water, fresh air and fertile land and seas, Hokkaido is a food lover’s treasure trove.   Japan’s finest seafood, meat, vegetables and dairy products are all produced on this island and shipped to the other parts of Japan and overseas.  Don’t miss a chance to eat them fresh.  On this tour, you will travel at a RELAXED pace in SMALL groups so that you can FULLY immerse yourself with nature, food and hot-springs and enjoy meeting friendly local people.  That’s the best and only way to enjoy this beautiful island of Hokkaido!


Tour Date:
2017:
October 3 - 13 (two spots open)

2018:
May 22 – June 1 (Wait list only)

Price
*:
$3,125 per person
Single Supplement Fee: $200

*Check or monedy order payments only. Add 3 % surcharge for credit card payments. The price will be finalized 60 days prior to departure.

Included: accommodations, 19 meals (10 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 4 Dinners), guided tours, admissions, 18 passenger van with a driver, bi-lingual/bi-cultural escort guide.

Not Included: airfare, travel insurance, excess baggage fees, items of a personal nature such as optional tours, beverages, laundry, phone calls, souvenirs, etc.

Group size: 10 – 12 people

Qualification: The participant must be a good walker. We will walk 2 to 4 miles every day on paved and unpaved streets including moderate slopes and stairs.