Sightseeing & Day Trips

  • Information

    A private car with a driver to take you for a day of exploring in Otaru (pictured), Sapporo, Lake Toya, Noboribetsu, Furano and Biei!

    General Day Hire Rates (8 hours)Summer (May-November)Winter (December-April)
    Minivan (up to 8 passengers including luggage)¥48,000¥70,000
    Minivan (up to 13 passengers with no luggage)¥54,000¥70,000
    Minivan plus cargo trailer (up to 13 passengers)¥64,000Not Available
    Minibus (up to 15 passengers)¥65,000¥90,000
    Minibus (up to 21 passengers with no luggage)¥65,000¥100,000
    Minibus plus cargo trailer (up to 21 passengers)¥80,000Not Available

    Surcharges

    • Overuse charges - ¥10,000 per hour or part thereof
    • 12 hours day hire - Add ¥15,000 (12 hour usage option must be decided at time of booking or overuse charges apply)
    • If drop-off and pick-up locations differ, ¥5,000 per hour's drive between the two will apply.
    • Highway Tolls & Parking (actual use)
    • Tour planning - Minimum ¥15,000 if we plan your itinerary

    If you would like to request a quote prior to booking, please email concierge@kiniseko.com with your requirements.

    Suggested Tours

    Otaru

    Explore at your leisure the famous Nikka Whisky in Yoichi. Learn how Whisky originated in Japan, sample free Whisky and purchase whisky made on the premises. Discover Otaru City and Canal including Kitaichi Glass, Music Box Museum and Kitakaro. Suggested itinerary approximately 8 hours.

    Sapporo

    Take a day trip to the fifth largest city in Japan. With a multitude of department stores and restaurants, you surely won't be disappointed. Visit Odori Park, JR Tower, Fish Market, Crab Market, Susukino, Chocolate Factory & Mitsui Outlet. Suggested itinerary approximately 8 hours.

    Lake Toya

    Explore the majestic beauty of Lake Toya and an active volcanic lava dome, Mount Usu. Visit the famous Windsor Hotel – host of the G8 Summit in 2008, Showa Shinzan, Bear Park, Lake Toya, Nishiyama Crater, Lake Hill Farm & Silo Observation Deck. Suggested itinerary approximately 8 hours.

    Recommended between May to November. Some attractions may not be available off season.

    Noboribetsu

    Explore Noboribetsu’s Hell Valley, sulphurous volcanic pits and geysers. Immerse yourself at the largest onsen hotel in the area. Visit the either the Jidaimura and Edo Period Theme Park, NIXE Marine Park or Bear Park. Suggested itinerary approximately 8 hours.

    Recommended between May to November. Some attractions may not be available off season.

    Furano & Biei

    Explore the amazing colours of lavender and other flowers in this famous area. Visit Furano Cheese Factory, Jam Garden, Anpan Man Shop, Tomita Farm and Patchwork Road. Suggested itinerary approximately 10 hours.

    Recommended between June to September. Some attractions may not be available off season.

    Sapporo Ice & Snow Festival *

    Every winter, about two million people come to Sapporo to see the hundreds of beautiful snow statues and ice sculptures which line Odori Park and the main street in Susukino. For seven days in February, these statues and sculptures turn Sapporo into a winter dreamland of crystal-like ice and white snow. Depart at 15:00 and return by approximately 22:00.

    * This tour operates daily during the Sapporo Ice & Snow Festival.

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  • Terms & Conditions
    • This is an exclusive booking service to Ki Niseko accommodation guests.
    • Bookings must be made at least 72 hours in advance. Availability is limited. Guests are encouraged to book at least 2 weeks in advance.
    • Hire is provided for 1 group of passengers only ie. Hire is not to be used to transport different groups of people during the hire.
    • Payment for Concierge bookings is due 7 days prior to check-in. We reserve the right to cancel without notice any unpaid service by this due date.
    • Cancellation or changes 7 days or less prior to the transfer date will incur a 50% cancellation charge.
    • Cancellation or changes 4 days or less prior to the transfer date will incur a 100% cancellation charge.
    • Cancellation includes changes that reduce the overall value of the booking and no shows.