Located outside of Sapporo, explore Otaru, a small harbour city with a beautifully preserved canal area.

The combination of stone store houses and classic architecture create a charming townscape. This multilingual audio bus tour will allow you to see all the best locations. Visit the former Hokkaido Bank Head Office built in 1912 and stroll along the canal. Get a behind-the-scenes tour of the Tanaka Sake Brewery, explore Sakaimachi Street, famous for its beautiful music boxes and ride the Tenguyama Ropeway. Tenguyama is the symbolic mountain of Otaru. Departs Daily

Destination Japan
City Sapporo
Departure Location Hotel
Duration 9.5 hours

Tour Schedule

Tour Dates: Departs Daily

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