1 Day | Tour Otaru Bay Story

Enjoy full day trips in Tokyo by joining the CHUO BUS TOUR. You will visit Otaru Wine Shop, Otaru Canal, Tanaka Shuzo, Kitaichi Glass, etc. You will also be invited to visit Mt. Tengu Ropeway and also get time to shop. With multilingual audio system in 4 languages (Japanese, English, Chinese and Korean) you can discover more different and fun activities that you can do in Otaru. This is the guided tour for both international and Japanese tourists to discover and know trivia of Otaru.


Adult RM 348.00
Child (6-11 years) RM 260.00

Operation Period : 01st December 2018 ~ 24 March 2019


  • Minimum: 1 Person
  • Tour Code : G-2
  • Operated by Chuo Bus
  • Includes Lunch (Buffet style) and Mt. Tengu Ropeway fare
  • Sightseeing Guide is available through multilingual audio system (Japanese, English, Chinese, & Korean)
  • A tour guide will accompany the group but will not offer guidance concerning the sights. 
  • Time: 9 hours 15 min
    - Sapporo Station Bus Terminal ( Dept. 9:15 ; Arr. 18:30 )
    - Otaru Station Bus Terminal (Dept. 10:15 ; Arr.17:15)
    - Otaru Station Bus Terminal....Meet in the Chuo Bus Otaru Terminal Waiting Room (Daiichi Bldg.) 


  • ①Otaru Bine is closed Jan. 1 and Jan 2, so free time at Otaru Canal Terminal area will be from 10:25 - 11:40.
  • ②Western, Chinese, and dessert lunch buffet. (70 min.) Lunch buffet is free for children preschool and under.
  • ③Tasting will follow the guided tour of the factory.
  • ④Purchase over ¥3,000 or more and receive a bookmark(must show ticket stub).
  • ⑤Show your Regular Sightseeing Bus ticket stub and receive one set of "Hamanasuno Koi Cookies." (excluded Jan. 1) 
    The guide will hand out a 10% discount ticket that can be used for seafood and agricultural products as well as crafts, and a 5% discount ticket for for snacks (excludes drinks and alcoholic beverages, and economical sets that include shipping and cold case costs) at the [Kitano Ryoba Otaru Canal Branch] and the [Otaru No. 5 Branch].
  • ⑥It is possible to disembark at Mt. Tengu. Show your Regular Sightseeing Bus ticket and rice the local bus between Mt. Tengu and Otaru Station (no extra fare needed, side stops not possible). In the event the Mt. Tengu Ropeway is closed due to adverse weather, we will hand out a souvenir to each passenger.
  • Disembarkation at Otaru Station Bus Terminal is possible. Show your Regular Sightseeing Bus ticket will receive a 10% discount on complimentary drink service.
  • The Glass Studio in Otaru is scheduled to be closed between Dec. 29 - Jan. 2. The Glass studio is closed every Tuesday (the gift shop is open). Show your Regular Sightseeing Bus ticket and receive a 10% discount on all merchandise at the Glass Studio In Otaru.

Special Notes

This course is operated in Japanese, Chinese, Korean, and English audio guidance system(Japanese guidance is also with audio system). A tour guide will be on board, but will not provide guidance along the way. 

◎Tour will be cancelled when there is no reservation by 18:00 the day before.
◎Duration of sightseeing may be changed due to the traffic and the number of passengers
◎Arrival time will be earlier than scheduled time due to closed days or limit on tours at each facility. 
◎Please allow enough time for transfer to the other modes of transport, as buses may be delayed due to traffic congestion or adverse weather conditions.
◎Tours may be cancelled due to the snow disaster. Please inquire about operation schedule in adverse weather conditions.