Enjoy the winter exclusives - admire the snow and soak in hot springs

With the arrival of winter, nature has prepared the most beautiful scenery for us - vast snowscapes. At the same time, enjoying snow and soaking in hot springs has become the choice of more and more people. This not only relieves muscle fatigue caused by the cold, but also allows us to feel the beauty and tranquility of nature. Furthermore, soaking in hot springs in the snowscape can provide a unique visual and psychological experience. The pure white snowflakes gently fall in what seems like a huge natural gallery, creating a serene and beautiful atmosphere. Such feelings can only be obtained when enjoying snow and soaking in hot springs. Let us put aside all worries and enter the world of snowy beauty, and enjoy this rare winter journey!

Inside the palace/ government office

Asari, located in Otaru, Hokkaido, is situated by the seaside, boasting stunning views. If you have time, you can get off at Asari and stroll by the sea, enjoying the comfortable sea breeze. In addition, Asari also has a summer sea bathing spot, where locals often come to walk, bathe, and sunbathe, and you can relax your body and mind here if you enjoy a lazy and comfortable lifestyle. During autumn, visiting Asari Mountain to enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the mountains covered in red leaves is also a pleasant experience.

Asahilokawa Onsen Ski Resort

Chorikawa Onsen Ski Resort is located on relatively gentle terrain, with slopes facing northeast and gentle gradients. The snow quality changes little and is mainly fine powder snow. The elevation of the ski resort ranges from 140 meters at the lowest point to 660 meters at the highest point, with a height difference of 520 meters. When skiing down from the mountaintop, you can also enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Sea of Japan.

Otaru Kihinkan

Otaru Dreamland is a large indoor amusement park located in Otaru City, Hokkaido, Japan. This park features a variety of games and activities such as roller coasters, carousels, mazes, and children's play areas, making it a great place for families and friends to visit and have fun. In addition, Otaru Dreamland has multiple dining options for you to enjoy delicious food, as well as a unique gift shop where you can purchase souvenirs.

Otaru Snow Light Path

Around February each year, the northern city of Otaru welcomes the season of ice and snow. On the Otaru Canal, glass float balls (known as "fukidama") that have been caught in fishing nets during the past year are lit with candles and floated on the calm surface of the canal. The shining light of the candles on these float balls creates a charming and beautiful contrast with the snowy scenery, making it a romantic winter scene in Otaru that attracts many tourists to come and enjoy.

Mount Tengu Ski Resort

The Tengu Mountain Ski Resort in Otaru is an excellent spot where you can overlook the port, and the famous big turn skiing attracts many people from Otaru and all over the country. The skiing experience at night here is particularly amazing, and the night view is unique.

Otaru Canal

The Otaru Canal is one of the iconic landscapes in Otaru and even in the whole of Hokkaido. The brick warehouses along the shore have been transformed into specialty shops including glass art shops, and on the other side are beautiful kerosene street lamps with a strong retro atmosphere, especially on winter nights, it is even more beautiful. It is very suitable for taking photos and leaving memories.