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Print Date:2016.10.15

Sapporo and Obihiro – the host cities of the 2017 Sapporo Asian Winter Games

Hokkaido

Hokkaido Map

Tourist information on Hokkaido

Visit Hokkaido Logo
http://www.visit-hokkaido.jp/

Hokkaido is located at the northern end of Japan at latitudes similar to those of major cities in the US and Europe. It is surrounded by the Pacific, the Sea of Japan and the Sea of Okhotsk, and its landscapes include magnificent mountains in various forms, vast wetlands, and beautiful lakes and marshes.

Hokkaido Scene

Photo by Mitsuhiko KAMADA

Videos

Pure White Winters

Hokkaido is cool and dry throughout the year. Unlike other areas in Japan, the region experiences almost no rainy season, and typhoons rarely reach this northern island.
Wherever you may be in Hokkaido, you can feel the distinctiveness of each season.

Real Experiences

Real Hokkaido Japan Real Experiences.

Cuisine and Hospitality

Safe, high-quality food is produced in Hokkaido, Japans top producer of rice, vegetables, milk and other agricultural and livestock products. The area is of course also blessed with the plentitude of fresh fish from the surrounding seas. In other regions in Japan and overseas, foods produced in Hokkaido are known for their outstanding quality.

Sapporo

Sapporo Map

Tourist information on Sapporo

Yokoso Sapporo Logo
http://www.welcome.city.sapporo.jp/

With a population of over 1.9 million people, Sapporo is the capital and the political, economic and cultural centre of Hokkaido, which is known for its rich natural environment. The city hosted the Winter Olympics in 1972 and is a popular destination for tourists worldwide.

Sapporo Scene

Videos

Cinematic City Sapporo

This video features the four seasons, streetscapes, food and other charms of Sapporo with cinema-like landscapes.

Welcoming Symphony

This video highlights Sapporo’s appeal with the passing of the four seasons and includes music by the Sapporo Symphony Orchestra, which is widely recognized as one of Japan’s best

Obihiro

Obihiro Map

Tourist information on Obihiro

Tokachibare Logo
http://www.tokachibare.jp/

Obihiro Tourism and Convention Bureau
http://obikan.jp/

Obihiro City
http://www.city.obihiro.hokkaido.jp/shoukoukankoubu/kankouka/c00tokachi_navi_obi.html

Obihiro is located in the central part of Tokachi (a major agricultural area of eastern Hokkaido), and is home to approximately 170,000 people. The city is a centre for agricultural products and a commercial hub.

tokachi Scene

Videos

Yume Hakken Tokachi
(Tokachi – a Place where Dreams are Made)

This video highlights tourist spots, events and food in the Hokkaido city of Obihiro.


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