8 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Offered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds
Don’t let limited time in Sapporo stop you visiting the enchanting harbor town of Otaru, famed for its winding canals and preserved herring mansions. On this private full-day tour, you’ll visit landmarks such as the Music Box Museum, the Otaru Museum, and the Kitaichi Glassworks Company, all the while learning about Otaru’s rich industrial heritage. Plus, you’ll visit a sake brewery to enjoy samples of Japan’s national beverage. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
- Private full-day tour of Otaru from Sapporo
- Escape the big city in order to explore the charming harbor town of Otaru
- Visit Music Box Museum, the Otaru Museum, and the Kitaichi Glassworks
- Sample ten different types of sake at Tanaka Sake Brewery Kikkogura
- Hotel pickup and drop-off are included
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English speaking licensed guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off
[Guide only] Transportation for you and guide: Train 1500 yen per person + about 3000 yen per taxi
[w/ Vehicle] Highway fee 2480-2740 yen and Parking fee about 1500-2000 yen
[Option / Guide only] Transportation to Nikka for you and guide: @860 yen *Please apply in advance
[Option] Otaru pickup and drop-off: 2500 yen per group *Please apply in advance
Departure & Return
Departure PointTraveler pickup is offered
- Chikko Hiroba Park, 12 Chikko, Otaru, Hokkaido 047-0008, Japan
- Chikko Rinkai Park, 4 Chikko, Otaru, Hokkaido 047-0008, Japan
- Katsunai Rinkai Park, 8-1 Chikkō, Otaru, Hokkaido 047-0008, Japan
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
- Wheelchair accessible
- Additional fee (Guide 3,000 yen, Vehicle 10,000 yen per hour) will apply if the tour exceeds 8 hours by your request or if you do not return at the designated time.
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Infant seats available
- Transportation is wheelchair accessible
- Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- OPERATED BY Hokkaido Treasure Island Travel Inc.
You can cancel up to 7 days in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 7 full days before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 2 full days before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 2 full days before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Any changes made less than 6 full days before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- For a 50% refund, you must cancel 3–6 full days before the experience’s start time.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
Learn more about cancellations.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Otaru Private Tour with Licensed Guide?
A:The policy on face masks and attendee health is:
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
What is the policy on sanitization during Otaru Private Tour with Licensed Guide?
A:The policy on sanitization is:
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
What is the social distancing policy during Otaru Private Tour with Licensed Guide?
A:The policy on social distancing is:
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
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