Family and Kids in Sapporo-shi

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Sapporo-shi? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Sapporo-shi, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Sapporo-shi.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Sapporo-shi for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Odori Park

    Park

    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 and residential part. Highlights include: 92 species of trees including varieties of lilac. Several modern fountains Slide designed by Isamu Noguchi. The park itself is a popular spot to simply g...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Mt. Okura Observatory

    Observatory

    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 Sapporo Winter stadium to call it a complete day! The highlights include: Observation Deck which offers a panoramic view of the city. There is also a dining area where you can treat yourself to de...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Moerenuma Park

    Park

    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 park is known for its aesthetic modern fountains, geometric additions to its greenery, the iconic cherry blossoms which embellish the park during spring and the winter wonderland which it turns int...Read more
  4. Amazing Sapporo-shi attraction for kids
    Maruyama Zoo

    Zoo

    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 animals and also has special museums for tropical animals, apes and kangaroos. If you are travelling with children, the place will keep your tiny tots busy with educational tours with trained care...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Nakajima Park

    Park

    The Nakajima Park is popular for its pond, river which flows through the whole terrain and a vast variety of trees (over 5000 species)! The whole park is a nature-lovers corner, away from the hustle bustle of the city and you will often find locals exploring its nooks and corners as they walk through its lush greenery. Highlights include: Kamokamo River Shobu Pond (ideal for renting a boat and...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Sapporo-shi
    Hitsujigaoka Observatory

    Observatory

    Offering a scenic view of the outskirts of Sapporo, the Hitsujigaoka Observatory is perhaps one of the few places you simply can’t get tired off. The popular hill is a loved tourist spot to enjoy the view of the hills and the bronze statue of Dr. William S. Clark pointing towards the stunning spectacle, adds a little more charm to its beauty. The place has a restaurant, café, museu...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Historical Village Of Hokkaido

    Family and Kids

    A well maintained collection of buildings is safely placed in the Historical Village of Hokkaido and is nothing short of a walk in the city’s memorable past. The whole place is offers a rare old-world experience and you can even use the preferred way of going around the city by using horse-carriages and Pony rides. Highlights include: Museums which includes historic buildings and artifac...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Takino Suzuran Hillside National Park

    National Park

    The Takino Suzuran Hillside National Park is one of the highlights of the season no matter which season you choose to visit! During spring, the meadows are filled with blooming flowers of all colors imaginable while during winter, the grounds are a favorite spot to ski and play in the snow. The big slide is a favorite crowd-puller and there is a playground area for kids too. To grab a quick bit...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Sapporo International Ski Place

    Family and Kids

    If you are visiting Sapporo in Winter season, not skiing through its powder- soft snow is simply not acceptable. The Sapporo International Ski Place or Sapporo Kokusai as it is locally known offers Gondola rides to a piece of mountain heaven complete with ski gear for rentals and a school which will teach you skiing while making sure you are safe. Highlights include: Training sessions Snowboar...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Maruyama Park

    Park

    The Maruyama Park is a favorite spring season spot to watch the Cherry blossoms bloom in full regalia. The park itself is known for accommodating a wide variety of tree species as well as birds which take you away from the city’s urban hustle and bustle. If you love nature or are simply looking for a quiet corner to spend some time absorbing the tranquility, the park is just what you are ...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Sapporo Art Museum Park

    Family and Kids

    The Sapporo Art Museums has a wide variety of modern, historic and contemporary art all merges under one roof. The open-air museum which is a pleasure to experience during winters is open for free (only during winter season) and is loved for its colorful life-size art pieces which are spread all across its grounds. The indoor museums showcase a number of exhibitions all year round and also arra...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Hokkaido University Botanical Gardens

    Botanical Garden

    The Botanical Garden of Hokkaido University is located at the heart of the city and was established in 1886 for educational purposes. Today the highly maintained gardens are loved for its small walkways throughout various plant species and its exclusive greenhouse and museum. When in Sapporo, take a walk here to relax and unwind as you take in the beautiful flowers, green plants and fresh air. ...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Asahiyama Memorial Park

    Park

    The Aashiyama Kinen Koen is a rare park which offer a panoramic view of Sapporo City. The park itself is a sight straight out of a movie- complete with yellow leafed Ginkgo trees which line the boulevard, a lake area with ample shade of the neighboring trees and a rare Bonsai collection which will take your breath away. The park is apt for a long walk through nature or simply taking some of the...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Hiraoka Park

    Park

    Home to over 1200 Plum trees and exotic birds like the Great Spotted Woodpecker and insects like Oniyanma dragonfly and the Miyama Stag Beetle, the Hiraoka Park is loved for its untouched ambience and up-close encounter with nature. The beautiful park is spread across 66 hectares of land and even though located away from Sapporo is still a place worth a day’s visits. If you are in the moo...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Hoheikyo Dam

    Family and Kids

    The other-world charm of the Lake Jozan Hohei Dam is perhaps one of the most ‘out of a movie’ scene that you will ever see. Almost like a virgin part of the planet, the beautiful lake is located at the base of the valley. The dam makes for a good view point to take all of the beauty in and when here do capture a few photos. During spring the mountains are covered with trees of innum...Read more