Asahikawa/Furano + Day Trips
Mt. Asahidake Sky Walk and Shikisai-ga-Oka Hill Tour (Excluding Multilingual Audio System)
Enjoy the alpine flowers in the sky. This is a brand-new course in summer
Mt. Daisetsu National Park(0.23million ha) is located in the almost center of Hokkaido and the highest Mt. Asahidake (2,291m), which belongs in 2,000m-class mountains continued for 50 km.
The Asahidake Ropeway connects Between Sanroku Station (altitude 1,100m) and Sugatami Station (altitude 1,600m) and you can see the Mt. Asahi, Sugatami Pond and the flower field (located in the altitude 1,670m).
From the middle of September, colored leaves start with a red carpet. You can go to 「Sugatami Pond」 (round course 1.7km) from the summit station「Sugatami station」, exploring in alpine plants.
The diameter of “Sugatami Pond” is 50m and its circle distance is about 400m, color is emerald green. The reason for the name from appearance reflected in the pond.
You can have a local ingredient lunch at Asahidake ropeway restaurant Sugatami. It will take 3 minutes to the Asahidake ropeway stop from the hotel, so you can enjoy sky walk to take Asahidake ropeway after lunch.
8:10 Sapporo Station Bus Terminal
9:20～9:35 Sunagawa SA (rest)【15 min】
11:30～14:05 ※①Asahidake Ropeway (ropeway / free time at ※②Sugatami Pond) 【155min】
15:05～15:45 Shikisaino-oka 【40min】
17:45～17:55 Iwamizawa SA (rest)[10 min]
18:30 Sapporo Factory （DO possible）
18:35 Sapporo Clock Tower（DO possible）
18:40 Sapporo Station Bus Terminal
※If the Asahidake Ropeway is closed by the time it is 7:30 AM, the course will be canceled.
※This requires the use of the expressway both ways, in order to allow ample time for touring each destination. If by 7:30 AM, the expressway is closed, the tour will be canceled.
※①Lunch: Higashikawa vegetable hamburger steak (100% Hokkaido beef) After lunch passengers can individually take the ropeway up to the summit of Asahidake.
※A rest area has been prepared(seating).
※②Though a path has been made to Sugatami Pond, please be sure to wear shoes and clothing that are easy for walking. The path can be slippery, so please watch your step.
※If you show the bus ticket stub, you can get a 10 % discount for goods at the Asahidake Ropeway store (excludes the restaurant, includes the shop on the summit).
※Anytime after late September, there is a chance of snowfall on the summit, so please be sure to dress warmly.
※This course will not take us through the Patchwork Road in Biei.
※If Asahidake Ropeway is closed on the way to, you will get a refund for the fare. Further, the course schedule will be changed as follows.
Sapporo Station Bus Terminal 8:10 -> Sapporo IC-> Sunagawa SA (rest)9:25 - 9:35 ->Asahikawa Kita IC -> Asahidake Ropeway (lunch) 11:30～12:40 →Shikisaino-Oka (free time)13:40～14:20 Farm Tomita (free time)→ 14:55 - 15:45 Shimanoshita → Mikasa I.C → Iwamizawa SA (rest)17:30～17:45 →Sapporo I.C → 18:20 Sapporo Factory→18:25 Sapporo Clock Tower （DO possible）→18:30 Sapporo Station Bus Terminal
※The flower garden along the course may not be seen due to inclement weather, the season, slow growth, or pruning.
Aug 21 - Oct 11, 2020 (N/S between Sept 20 -22)
10 hours 30 min
Embarkation Point/Departure and Arrival Times
Sapporo Station Bus Terminal/ Dep 8:10, Arr 18:40
※Including the lunch and fare for ropeway at Mt. Asahi.
※Tour will be canceled 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 the scheduled time due to the holiday break or the restriction condition of the facility.
※Please allow enough time for transfer to the other modes of transport, because buses may be delayed due to the traffic jams or adverse weather conditions.
※Tours may be canceled due to a disaster (road closure due to marathon race) etc. Please contact us and check the situation with the tour in the event of abnormal weather.
Flow from Reservation to Use
- ・A customer apply for reservations through the reservation form.
*Application should be done until the noon of the day before the date of use.
*Reservation cannot be processed on Saturdays, Sundays, or public holidays.
- ・If contents of application are not sufficient we would confirm detailed information with you by e-mail..
- ・We confirm whether the facility such as hotel or restaurant can take your reservation or not.
- ・If the reservation cannot be taken because of unavailability we inform you of that.
- ・We send you credit card payment link via e-mail when the reservation is taken.
- ・Guests settle the payment via credit card online paying system.
- ・We send you the voucher after the confirmation of your payment.
- ・You go to the reserved facility on the day and present the voucher.
- ・If you have any problems, call us at emergency contact number 011-241-1022
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Reservations and Informations
Hours: 09:30 - 18:00
Closed: Saturdays, Sundays and holidays, end and beginning of the year (Please contact us during consecutive holidays)
Please make reservations between 9:30 - 18:00 from Monday to Friday. We are closed on Sat, Sun, Holidays, and the first and last day of the year.
All reservations which aren't made during the service time will not be processed until the next business day. It takes 1-3 business days for us to handle the booking.
If you are in a hurry, or you need to make a reservation for the weekend or the next Monday, please call or go directly to the Hokkaido Chuo Bus Sapporo Terminal(7:30 - 18:00) (English only).
Hokkaido Chuo Bus Sapporo Terminal is located on the second floor of the Bic Camera ESTA building in the JR Sapporo Station bus terminal. TEL: 011-231-0600