This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Sapporo-shi, Japan. Sapporo-shi, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Odori Park, Sapporo Underground Pedestrian Space, Clock Tower. Also, to reach Otofuke, you'll have to take a flight to Sapporo-shi; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Otofuke. This warm abode of Otofuke is a delightful place to visit in Japan.
Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!