Welcome to Hokkaido!

Our big island famous for its wildlife and food is waiting for you in the north of Japan. Learn the facts needed to prepare your trip, find how to go to Hokkaido then move on site, and get special travel tips!

Ainu people
Ainu people

Fast Facts about Hokkaido

Learn its location & geography, its world-class unique features, its seasons, and the budget needed for a stay there!

New Chitose Airport
New Chitose Airport

How to go to Hokkaido

Fly directly from major Asian airports, or with a transfer from those in Europe or America. You can also arrive by train or plane from major Japanese cities.

Transport in Hokkaido
Transport in Hokkaido

Transport in Hokkaido

Easily move around Hokkaido by plane, train or bus. If you prefer, you can also rent a car.

Hokkaido vegetables
Hokkaido vegetables

Travel Tips: A-Z for Hokkaido

From “Accommodation” to “Vegans & Vegetarians”, you will find here travel tips and useful links for diverse foreigners visiting Hokkaido.