Discover the natural wonders of Sapporo with a full-day trip to the Biei Blue Pond and Furano Flower Farm.
This vibrant capital of Hokkaido offers breathtaking landscapes, colorful blossoms, and delectable local cuisine.
Set out on a thrilling ride along the Biei Roller Coaster Road, marvel at the mesmerizing Blue Pond, and indulge in a buffet lunch featuring Hokkaido’s flavors and famous ice cream.
Explore the enchanting Shikisai-no-Oka flower field and visit Farm Tomita, one of Japan’s oldest flower fields.
With a knowledgeable guide, this meticulously planned tour promises an unforgettable experience.
- The activity allows for free cancellation up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund.
- The duration of the activity is 10 hours.
- The tour includes visiting the Shirogane Blue Pond in Biei, experiencing the Roller Coaster Road in Hokkaido, and exploring the Shikisai-no-Oka flower field.
- The tour includes a buffet lunch and the opportunity to taste authentic Hokkaido ice cream.
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Free Cancellation & Flexible Payment Options
Travelers have the option of free cancellation and flexible payment methods for the Sapporo: Biei Blue Pond & Furano Flower Farm Trip With Lunch activity. With the free cancellation policy, travelers can have peace of mind knowing that they can cancel their booking up to 24 hours in advance and receive a full refund. This allows for greater flexibility in planning their trip.
Plus, the activity offers flexible payment options, allowing travelers to reserve now and pay later. This means that they can secure their spot on the trip without having to make an immediate payment, giving them more flexibility in managing their travel expenses.
These free cancellation and payment flexibility options add convenience and flexibility to the overall experience, making it easier for travelers to enjoy their trip to Sapporo and explore the beautiful sights of Biei Blue Pond and Furano Flower Farm.
Duration, Starting Times, and Itinerary Details
Starting the journey with a ride on the Biei Roller Coaster Road, travelers will experience the scenic beauty of Furano. The duration of the trip is 10 hours, providing ample time to explore the various attractions. Starting times can be checked for availability, allowing travelers to plan their day accordingly.
The itinerary includes a visit to the stunning Blue Pond in Biei, known for its mesmerizing blue reflection. A buffet lunch is also included, offering a variety of delicious options to satisfy hungry appetites. Plus, travelers will have the opportunity to indulge in an authentic Hokkaido ice cream.
The itinerary also includes a visit to the flower field of Shikisai-no-Oka, where the vibrant colors and fragrant scents will captivate visitors. With its well-planned duration and enticing lunch options, this trip promises a memorable experience for all.
Highlights of the Trip
One of the highlights of the trip is experiencing the varying hues of blue at the Shirogane Blue Pond in Biei. This natural wonder, formed by volcanic lava flow, is famous for its mesmerizing blue reflection. Visitors can capture stunning photos of the pond, with its vibrant shades of turquoise and cobalt, surrounded by lush greenery.
Another highlight of the trip is the opportunity to explore the breathtaking Furano flower fields. Known for their beautiful scenery and delightful fragrances, these fields offer a truly enchanting experience. From the vibrant lavender fields to the colorful blossoms of Shikisai-no-Oka, visitors can enjoy the beauty and tranquility of these stunning floral landscapes.
This trip promises unforgettable moments for both nature and photography enthusiasts alike.
Full Description of the Itinerary
The itinerary for the Sapporo: Biei Blue Pond & Furano Flower Farm Trip With Lunch consists of five main stops.
- The journey begins with a ride on the Biei Roller Coaster Road, offering a thrilling and scenic experience.
- The first major attraction is the Blue Pond in Biei, renowned for its stunning blue reflection caused by volcanic lava flow.
- Afterward, a delicious buffet lunch and authentic Hokkaido ice cream await, satisfying both the taste buds and the stomach.
- The next stop is the flower field of Shikisai-no-Oka, where visitors can enjoy the beauty and fragrance of the vibrant blossoms.
- Finally, at Farm Tomita in Furano, one of Japan’s oldest flower fields, up to 150 different types of flowers can be explored.
Throughout the itinerary, you will have the opportunity to indulge in the Blue Pond and Roller Coaster Road experience, as well as explore the flower fields and handicraft workshops, such as Ningle Terrace.
From start to finish, this trip promises an engaging and informative adventure through the picturesque landscapes of Sapporo, Biei, and Furano.
Mid-August and Lavender Season at Farm Tomita
During mid-August, visitors to Farm Tomita can experience the vibrant colors of the lavender season. The winter greenhouse at Farm Tomita showcases a variety of plants during this time, offering a unique and beautiful sight for visitors. The lavender season usually begins in June at Farm Tomita, with saffron blooming in mid-April and daffodils and tulips in May. From the top of the lavender field, visitors can enjoy panoramic views of the Furano Basin and the Tokachi Mountain Range, adding to the overall experience. To evoke an emotional response, here is a table showcasing the different flowers that bloom at Farm Tomita during different times of the year:
With its stunning landscape and colorful blooms, Farm Tomita in mid-August is a must-visit destination for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts alike.
Return to Sapporo Details
After exploring the beautiful sights and fragrant fields of Biei and Furano, visitors will be transported back to Sapporo by the knowledgeable guide, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable journey. The return logistics for the trip are well-organized, with clear meeting point instructions provided. Here are the details:
- Meeting point: Sapporo bus stop north exit
- Look for the guide with a yellow flag and Gogoday logo
- Tour rating: 4.3/5 based on 24 reviews
- Transportation rating: 4.6/5
- Value for money rating: 4.5/5
The tour is known for running like clockwork with strict timings. The guide provides informative commentary throughout the tour, enhancing the overall experience.
With these return logistics in place, visitors can relax and enjoy the journey back to Sapporo, reflecting on the unforgettable memories made during their exploration of Biei and Furano.
Tour Ratings and Guide’s Commentary
Visitors can rely on the tour ratings and informative commentary provided by the guide throughout the Sapporo: Biei Blue Pond & Furano Flower Farm Trip With Lunch, enhancing their overall experience.
The tour has received a rating of 4.3 out of 5 based on 24 reviews, indicating a high level of satisfaction among previous participants.
The guide’s commentary is particularly praised, as they provide valuable insights and information about the various attractions and locations visited during the tour. Whether it’s explaining the geological formation of the Blue Pond in Biei or highlighting the significance of the flower fields in Furano, the guide’s commentary adds depth and context to the experience.
Visitors can expect to gain a deeper understanding and appreciation for the natural beauty and cultural significance of these destinations through the guide’s informative commentary.
Frequently Asked Questions
How Do I Get to the Meeting Point in Sapporo for the Biei Blue Pond & Furano Flower Farm Trip?
To get to the meeting point in Sapporo for the Biei Blue Pond & Furano Flower Farm Trip, there are various transportation options available. Meeting point directions will be provided by the guide at the Sapporo bus stop north exit with a yellow flag and Gogoday logo.
Can I Bring My Own Food for the Buffet Lunch?
Yes, guests can bring their own food for the buffet lunch. This is particularly helpful for those with dietary restrictions. It allows them to have a meal that suits their specific needs.
Are There Any Age Restrictions for the Roller Coaster Road?
There are no age restrictions for the Roller Coaster Road. Visitors of all ages can enjoy the gentle and steep ups and downs of Hokkaido’s scenic spot in Furano.
Is There a Restroom Available During the Tour?
Restroom availability is important during the tour. Travelers can find nearby facilities along the route. It ensures convenience and comfort for participants throughout the 10-hour trip exploring Sapporo’s Biei Blue Pond & Furano Flower Farm.
Can I Buy Souvenirs at Ningle Terrace?
Yes, visitors can buy souvenirs at Ningle Terrace. Located in Furano, this handicraft workshop offers unique handmade crafts, providing a perfect opportunity to take home a piece of Hokkaido’s artistic and cultural heritage.
The Sum Up
To sum it up, the Sapporo Biei Blue Pond & Furano Flower Farm trip offers an unforgettable experience for travelers seeking natural beauty and culture.
From the thrilling roller coaster road to the mesmerizing blue reflection of the Blue Pond, and the vibrant flower fields of Shikisai-no-Oka and Farm Tomita, this full-day adventure is a feast for the senses.
With informative commentary and flexible options, this tour guarantees a seamless and unforgettable journey through Hokkaido’s wonders.