Tourist Attractions

Lots of attractions all year-round!
Welcome to Sapporo!

Hokkaido proudly presents Sapporo, a central area for culture and economy where nature and city co-exist in harmony.
Culture, arts, sports and food; many blessings can be enjoyed here.
Experience all there is to do in every season here in Sapporo.

See, Enjoy

Mt. Moiwa Ropeway Sapporo Hitsujigaoka Observation Hill Sapporo Maruyama Zoo
Mt. Moiwa Ropeway
Enjoy the night view from the summit.
Sapporo Hitsujigaoka Observation Hill
View the sheep that roam the vast pastures.
Sapporo Maruyama Zoo
Even on a snowy day, you can watch the animals that seem more attractive during winter.
Sapporo TV Tower Sapporo Kokusai Ski Resort  
Sapporo TV Tower
Get a 360 degree panoramic view of the city and events that take place in Odori Park.
Sapporo Kokusai Ski Resort
Popular ski area close to the city, and has great quality snow.
 

Dine

Ramen Genghis Khan Soup Curry
Ramen
Sapporo, means Miso Ramen noodles. A must have on a cold winter day to warm the body.
Genghis Khan
Barbequed mutton and vegetables is a regular Hokkaido meal.
Soup Curry
Spicy curry in soup form, chock full of vegetables and meat.
Sushi and Seafood Sweets  
Sushi and Seafood
Sushi and seafood made with Hokkaido’s finest and most fresh seafood can be tasted here.
Sweets
The finest sweets and confections made with fresh ingredients produced in Hokkaido.
 

Events

Sapporo Lilac Festival (May) YOSAKOI Soran Festival (June) PMF (Early July to early August)
Sapporo Lilac Festival (May)
Wine and music can be enjoyed in Odori Park when the lilacs are in bloom.
YOSAKOI Soran Festival (June)
Dancing and Stage plays are performed on the streets. The entire city is ignited with the heat of the festivities.
PMF (Early July to early August)
International educational music festival established by Leonard Bernstein.
Sapporo City Jazz (Early July to late August) Sapporo Summer Festival (Early July to late August) Sapporo Autumn Festival (Mid September to early October)
Sapporo City Jazz (Early July to late August)
Jazz festivals are held at various spots around the city. It is being advertised worldwide.
Sapporo Summer Festival (Early July to late August) Approximately one million people visit the beer gardens and many events during the festival. Sapporo Autumn Festival (Mid September to early October)
Enjoy Autumn delicacies made with ingredients produced all over Hokkaido.

Hot Springs

Jozankei Hot Springs
Jozankei Hot Springs
Jozankei Hot Springs, located approx. 30km from downtown Sapporo is often referred to as the "back room" of Sapporo and is highly esteemed both by locals and foreign tourists. Enjoy soaking in an outdoor bath to your heart's content while gazing upon the mountain stream.