Best Things To Do in Sapporo-shi, Japan

Is your family coming along with you to Sapporo-Shi? Relax! There are so many family friendly attractions to visit, everyone from your kids to your wife will thoroughly enjoy it. A variety of things to do in Sapporo-Shi, the city has something or the other to offer everyone and can be explored in a couple of days. Here is an exhaustive list of some of the best things to do in Sapporo-Shi.

Go sightseeing to the Odori Park and spend some quality time with your family. Experience the thrill by visiting the famous Clock Tower and relive some historical moments. Cycle all your way around the scenic Hokkaido University Sapporo Campus. Cuddle the nature by visiting Moerenuma Park. Other major attractions also include Hokkaido Shrine, Maruyama Zoo, Nakajima Park and Sapporo Dome.

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Must see places in Sapporo-shi ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Sapporo-shi and point of interests to visit.

  1. # 1 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 1810 times in trip plans
    Odori Park

    Tags: Park, Leisure, Fountain, Nature

    Address: 6 Chome Odorinishi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture 060-0042, Japan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Constructed in 1871, the Odori park is located to the center of the city and covers 1.5 kilometers from east to west- dividing the city in the northern administrative part and the southern commercial ...Read more

  2. # 2 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 1664 times in trip plans
    Sapporo Underground Pedestrian Space

    Tags: Walking Area, Restaurant

    Address: Sapporo, Hakkido, Japan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A huge underground place which is an escape during the winters gives you easy access to a sea of malls and shops, subway stations and the famous Odori park. You can explore the local food served at ma...Read more

  3. # 3 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 1575 times in trip plans
    Clock Tower

    Tags: Tower

    Address: 2-1-1 Kita 1 Jonishi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture 060-0001, Japan

    Timings: 08:45 am - 05:10 pm Details

    Built in 1878, the Clock Tower was originally built for military drills for the Sapporo Agricultural College. The first floor rooms were used as lecture rooms, exhibition halls and laboratories for th...Read more

  4. # 4 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 1553 times in trip plans
    Former Hokkaido Government Office Building

    Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: 6 Chome Kita 3 Jonishi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture 060-0003, Japan

    Timings: 08:40 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The former Government Office’s red Building was built in the 1880s and houses a museum shop, the tourist information center, a conference hall, library and exhibition halls which themselves disp...Read more

  5. # 5 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 1658 times in trip plans
    Susukino

    Tags: Neighborhoods , Nightlife, Adults

    Address: Sapporo,Japan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The red-light district of Sapporo city is located to a rough area which is filled with restaurants, adult entertainment business and a flood of neon lights which make the street come to life after dar...Read more

  6. # 6 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 1192 times in trip plans
    Hokkaido University Sapporo Campus

    Tags: Garden, Educational Site, University, Souvenir Shop

    Address: 5 Chome Kita 8 Jonishi, Kita Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture 060-0808, Japan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A beautiful campus which boasts of some of the best gardens and historical buildings, makes the Hokkaido University Sapporo Campus a good place to stroll around and take in its Ginkgo tree-lined stree...Read more

  7. # 7 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 939 times in trip plans
    Mt. Okura Observatory

    Tags: View Point, Observatory, Observation Deck

    Address: 1274 Miyanomori, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture 064-0958, Japan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Mt. Okura Observatory offers a rare view of the city. Hop on a chairlift and reach the top of the mountain and in winters, if you are game for it, ski at its Ski Jump Stadium and visit the nearby ...Read more

  8. # 8 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 1529 times in trip plans
    Sapporo TV Tower

    Tags: View Point, Tower

    Address: Sapporo, Chūō-ku, Hokkaido 060-0042, Japan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Located close to the Odori Park, the Sapporo TV tower was built in the 1950s and offers a pristine view of the city. The tower is about 90 meters tall and on a clear day you can see as far as the Sea ...Read more

  9. # 9 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 1060 times in trip plans
    Mt. Moiwa

    Tags: Mountain, View Point, Planetarium , Restaurant

    Address: 5 Chome-3-7 Fushimi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture 064-0942, Japan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Mount Moiwa is a popular haunt to see the city lights shape the beautiful landscape of Sapporo after dark. If you are not a great fan of clubbing or pubbing, take some time out to visit the mountains ...Read more

  10. # 10 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 1386 times in trip plans
    Sapporo Jr Tower Observatory T38

    Tags: View Point, Observatory, Tower, Observation Deck

    Address: 2 Chome-5 Kita 5 Jonishi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture, Japan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm Details

    Located on the 38th floor of the JR station, the Observatory is one of the best ways to see the city lights after sunset. The deck overlooks the city center and is loved for its bird’s eye view ...Read more

  11. # 11 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 648 times in trip plans
    Moerenuma Park

    Tags: Park, Leisure, Fountain, Nature

    Address: 1-1 Moerenuma Koen, Higashi-ku, Sapporo 007-0011, Hokkaido

    Timings: 07:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    If art and nature could be merged seamlessly, it would be at the Moerenuma Park. The park is designed by Isami Noguchi is one of the best landscape projects you will come across while in Sapporo. The ...Read more

  12. # 12 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 1116 times in trip plans
    Hokkaido Shrine

    Tags: Religious Site, View Point, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: 474 Miyagaoka, Chuo-ku, Sapporo-city, Hokkaido

    Timings: 07:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The Hokkaido Shrine is perfect to take a step closer to the spiritual side of Sapporo. The beautiful shrine was built in 1869 and is a highlight during the Sapporo Matsuri Festival held in June. The m...Read more

  13. # 13 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 712 times in trip plans
    Maruyama Zoo

    Tags: Zoo, Specialty Museum

    Address: Yubinbango 064-0959 Chuo-ku, Sapporo-shi Miya~keoka, Japan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Maruyama Zoo is simply where the fauna from all over the world is placed lovingly in Sapporo. The Zoo is home to Polar Bears, Squirrel Monkeys, Giraffes Hippopotamus, Reptiles, raptors among other...Read more

  14. # 14 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 530 times in trip plans
    Sapporo Dome

    Tags: Sport, Stadium

    Address: 1 Hitsujigaoka, Toyohira Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture 062-0045, Japan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    One of the most popular tourist attractions, the Sapporo Dome is celebrated for its high technology details and for also hosting the iconic FIFA World Cup in 2002. The place offers regular tours which...Read more

  15. # 15 of 352 Things To Do in Sapporo-shi | Added 1030 times in trip plans
    Sapporo Beer Museum

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Restaurant, Specialty Museum

    Address: Japan, 〒065-8633 Hokkaido Prefecture, Sapporo, Higashi-ku, Kita 7 Jōhigashi, 9

    Timings: 11:30 am - 10:00 pm Details

    The Sapporo Beer Museum is every beer lover’s paradise with crafted beers being their highlight. The tour of the place is free and will take you around the process of brewing beer, its various t...Read more

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