COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Hokkaido Vacation Packages

Top destinations in Hokkaido

Top Hokkaido Flight + Hotel Deals

Condominium Stella Site
Condominium Panoramique Motomachi
New Akan Hotel
Hotel WBF Kushiro
Hakodate Hotel Banso

Where to stay in Hokkaido

Find the best Hokkaido areas and neighborhoods for the activities you enjoy most. Learn more about Hokkaido

Top Hotels in Hokkaido

Bespoke Hotel Sapporo
Bespoke Hotel Sapporo
3 out of 5
Minami Nijonishi 1-7-9, Chuo, Sapporo, Hokkaido
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥3,455 per night from Jun 27 to Jun 27
4.8/5Exceptional! (16 reviews)
"新しいということもあって綺麗だし広いし快適ではありましたが、シャンプー類が良くなかったです。オーガニック系なのかわかりませんが、シャンプーは髪がキシキシするし、コンディショナーは沢山つけてもサラサラにならないし、洗面所のハンドソープは匂いがきつすぎて手に匂いが暫く残ってしまうほど。女性でも感じるほどなので男性はもっと不快になるのでは。 上記以外は快適だったため少し残念でした。"

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2021

Bespoke Hotel Sapporo
Mercure Hotel Sapporo
Mercure Hotel Sapporo
4 out of 5
2-4 Minami 4-jo, Nishi 2-chome Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥4,136 per night from Jun 28 to Jun 28
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,067 reviews)
"Due to critical circumstances of COVID-19, the hotel was very quiet but comfortable. The smile of the receptionist made me feeling happy."

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2021

Mercure Hotel Sapporo
Tokyu Stay Sapporo
Tokyu Stay Sapporo
3 out of 5
1-13-4, Minami1-jonishi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥5,564 per night from Jul 1 to Jul 1
4.5/5Wonderful! (206 reviews)
"Very clean and easy accessable. Great place to stay and it is affordable"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Tokyu Stay Sapporo
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top things to do in Hokkaido


Japan’s northern frontier is a captivating island of drift ice, ski resorts, thermal springs and volcanoes. Discover mouthwatering seafood and ancient Ainu culture.  

Bask in the outdoor adventures and spectacular natural beauty of Hokkaido. A former host of the Winter Olympics, the snowy island attracts visitors in search of superb skiing and the chance to observe drift ice from Russian seas. In summer Hokkaido excites with volcano treks and the breathtaking autumn colors that decorate the mountainous countryside.

Sapporo is the island capital and energetic heart of the Central Area (Douou), home to the Sapporo Beer Museum, Susukino entertainment district and Ramen Yokocho noodle alley. Snowy pursuits await powder hounds at ski resorts in Niseko and Rusutsu. Relax in bubbling hot springs in Noboribetsu and hike scenic trails in Noboribetsu Primeval Forest. Marvel at the piercing-blue caldera lakes of Shikotsu-Tōya National Park.

In the Northern Area (Douhoku), Furano dazzles with its multicolored dahlia, lavender and tulip fields between spring and autumn. Ride a gondola to the Unkai Terrace to watch a sea of clouds pour over tall cliffs. Tantalize your taste buds in Asahikawa, the island’s hub for ramen noodles, seafood and sake. Catch a ferry to Rishiri Island, where fishing villages sit beneath Mount Rishiri.

Mystical landscapes and wildlife define the remote Eastern Area (Doutou). Go ice-walking in Shiretoko National Park and see oceanic drifts that arrive from the Sea of Okhotsk. Spot brown bear while hiking in Daisetsuzan National Park and journey by cable car to the summit of Mount Asahidake. Kushiro Marsh is a natural habitat for the red-crowned Tancho crane. Find more hot springs scattered around the shores of Lake Kussharo.

With over the 350 stalls offering seafood delicacies, the Morning Market in Hakodate is a foodie’s paradise. This city in the Southern Area (Dounan) also has magnificent views from Mount Hakodate. Admire the coastal scenery at Cape Tachimachi, the final resting place of Takuboku Ishikawa, one of Japan’s most well-known tanka poets.

Reach Hokkaido by flying to New Chitose Airport or via a bullet train which travels from Aomori, on the northern tip of Honshu island, to Hakodate. Get around this enthralling island by affordable buses, express trains, bike and car.

Frequently asked questions