Set in northern Japan and offering everything from skiing and snowboarding to cycling and hiking, Hokkaido is haven for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers alike. Sensational seafood and produce further adds to Hokkaido’s charming and rustic appeal. Ski the slopes in Niseko. Take a relaxing soak at an onsen (hot spring). Attend the world famous Sapporo Snow Festival in Sapporo. Wander around the picturesque historic port city of Otaru. Unspoilt beauty—Hokkaido.

The Ryokans