1 Day | Lake Shikotsu White Road Tour

This tour first takes you to the Northern most ice-free lake “Lake Shikotsu”, Marukoma Hot Spring and a registered game reserve.

“Lake Shikotsu” is well known for the clarity of its water and the second deepest lake after Lake Tazawa. Due to its depth, it is said that it became the northernmost ice-free lake in Japan. Untouched nature remains around Lake Shikotsu where visitors can feel crisp air of Hokkaido of winter.

Then on to a lakefront hotel founded in 1915 of Taisho era, you can enjoy the hot spring. The natural open-air bath is connected to the lake, and it has an interesting characteristic; the bath level is the same level as the lake. As this tour includes stopovers at New Chitose Airport and Minami Chitose Station (nearby the Chitose Outlet Mall Rera) on the way back to Sapporo Station Bus Terminal, it is convenient for tourist to arrange the time schedule for connecting flights.

Price

Adult RM 300.00
Child (6-11 years) RM 214.00

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Period: 01 Dec 2018 ~ 13 Jan 2019
  • Tour Code: I
  • Minimum: 1 Person
  • Time: 8 hours 15 min. 
  • Tour Start from Sapporo bus terminal at 9:35 until 17:40
  • Operated by Chuo Bus
  • Include admission to Marukoma Hot Spring
  • A course with lunch box (Kosetsu Bento Course) included is also available.
    -> Adults ¥6,100, children ¥3,850

ITINERARY​

※①Show your Regular Sightseeing Bus Tour Ticket at Restaurant Memere and get a free glass of Amazake or green tea, or soft drink (orange juice, Calpis, Coca Cola, Melon Soda and oolong tea) get a 10% discount on all other drinks. (Closed every Wednesday, so you will not be able to enjoy drinks at Memere on closed days)

※②You will receive an original towel as a present from the Marukoma Onsen Ryokan.
・You can get a 10% discount for meals (drink included) and items at the shop with the bus ticket stub. And, a resting room will be provided for tourists taking this tour.
・Arriving time at the New Chitose Airport and the Minami Chitose Station (nearby the Chitose Outlet Mall Rera) will be exchanged depending on seasons.

※③This tour includes stopovers at New Chitose Airport and Minami Chitose Station near Chitose Outlet Mall Rera, and you can take a free shuttle bus from Rera to the airport. But this does not cover the expenses for transportation to Sapporo once get off.
・Depending on the season, the order in which the bus stops at New Chitose Airport and Outlet Mall Rera will be reversed.

※④The bus will not stop at the New Chitose Airport if there is no one to drop off.

ADDITIONAL

Kosetsu Lunch Box

Contents of the Kosetsu Lunch Box 
Sashimi (salmon and scallop), Tempura (shrimp and vegetables), egg roll, grilled salmon, tossed vegetables with Japanese sauce, rice (salmon rice), miso soup. 
*Content of lunch box is subject to change. 

SPECIAL NOTES

※Tour will be cancelled when there is no reservation by 18:00 the day before.
※Duration of tour may change depending on traffic congestion or number of passengers. 
※Arrival time will be earlier than scheduled time due to the closed days or limit on tours at each facility. 
※Buses may be delayed due to traffic congestion and adverse weather, so please allow ample time for transfer to other means of transportation. 
※Tours may be cancelled due to the disasters. Please inquire about operation schedule during adverse weather.