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Photos: Otaru in winter -"Otaru Snow Light Path" is recommended!

If you are going to see the Sapporo Snow Festival in winter, I would recommend visiting Otaru, a port town on the Japan Sea side, in addition to Sapporo. At Otaru Port there are canals, brick warehouses, retro Western-style buildings and others. Every February, a winter festival named "Otaru Snow Light Path" is held and the canal glows with a beautiful lantern light. Although it is a small festival compared to Sapporo, the locals will welcome you wholeheartedly!

Scenery of Sapporo in February 2
Photos: Sapporo in February

February is the best season for winter tourism in Sapporo, the central city of Hokkaido. The "Sapporo Snow Festival" is held for about 8 days from the beginning of February every year. At this time, even the highest temperatures during the day are often below freezing. It's cold, but I'm sure ...

Hokkaido! 21 Popular Tourist Areas and 10 Airports

Hokkaido is Japan's second largest island after Honshu. And it is the northernmost and the largest prefecture. Hokkaido is colder than other islands in Japan. Because the development by Japanese has been delayed, there is a vast and beautiful nature in Hokkaido. On this page, I will introduce the outline of ...

Photos of Otaru in winter

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Scenery of Sapporo in February 2
Photos: Sapporo in February

February is the best season for winter tourism in Sapporo, the central city of Hokkaido. The "Sapporo Snow Festival" is held for about 8 days from the beginning of February every year. At this time, even the highest temperatures during the day are often below freezing. It's cold, but I'm sure ...

 

 

2020-06-06

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