The Okurayama Ski Jump Stadium (大倉山ジャンプ競技場) is located in the Miyanomori, the west side of Maruyama area. There is Sapporo Winter Sports Museum, too.
Sapporo Kokusai Skiing Resort(札幌国際スキー場) is located at the south of Sapporo, right next to Jozankei Area. If you staying in Jozankei, you can enjoy skiing all the day long. After skiing, of course, hot spa!
The museum is located in Okurayama Ski Jump Stadium. You can try a various kind of simulation game such as jumping, hocky, skating, bobsledding and so on.
Takino Suzuran Hillside National Government Park (国営滝野すずらん丘陵公園) is a Japanese national government park located in the south of Sapporo. There are six zones in the park, the Mountain Stream Zone, Central Zone, Lodging Zone, Forest Exp...
Ōdōri Park serves as the Symbol of Sapporo as well as The Clock Tower called 'Tokeidai'. It divides Sapporo central area into the north and the south. The main area of the city is composed of a grid so that travelers can find their destination easier. Ōdōr...
Everybody knows that this is one of the most famous specialty in Ōdōri Park. It is so nice for not only people walking at the park, but also doves around you that you keep in mind not to be stalked.
Hokkaido Jingu Shrine, Maruyama Hachijyu-hakkasho, Maruyama Zoo, Maruyama Baseball Stadium, Maruyama Stadium are here. There are a play ground, a small pond, many cherry blossoms. You can enjoy hiking, jogging and lunch.
The west ward of the city of Sapporo, the Heiwa Falls is located in Nishi-ku(西区) ward and at the foot of Mt.Teine, the tallest mountain in Sapporo. There is an entrance for climbing to Mt.Teine, which is so popular that there are many people hiking and cli...
Moerenuma Park (モエレ沼公園) is located in the north-east of Sapporo. There are a baseball ground, outdoor sports fields, and many fields with play equipments designed by Isamu Noguchi, famous American Sculptor.
JR Hokkaido is the worst train company in Japan. They have been troubling their routine jobs every month. If you are planning a short stay travel in Hokkaido. You should make a substitute plan instead of JR transportation.