Holidays to Sapporo

The largest city on Japan's north island, and a main-line thoroughfare, Sapporo is somewhere most travelers in Japan are likely to pass through on their way to Mt. Tein for skiing or to one of the nearby beaches. If you get the chance, however, consider staying to explore for a …

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How to get to Sapporo

Here's what you need to know about getting to Sapporo. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Sapporo takes 15 hours.

When to go to Sapporo

Typical Holiday Price

£2081 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Sapporo varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - June is the cheapest month to go to Sapporo.

Where to stay in Sapporo

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Sapporo, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Sapporo

Hitoshi Obayashi | Trip by SkyscannerOdori Park (大通公園)
Odori Park (大通公園)
Silvertiger | Trip by SkyscannerSapporo Snow Festival
Sapporo Snow Festival
alberth2 | FlickrSapporo TV Tower (さっぽろテレビ塔)
Sapporo TV Tower (さっぽろテレビ塔)
htby | FlickrSapporo Brewery
Sapporo Brewery
hifish | Trip by SkyscannerSapporo Clock Tower (札幌市時計台)
Sapporo Clock Tower (札幌市時計台)
mihorin | Trip by SkyscannerMaruyama Zoo
Maruyama Zoo
Trinity | Trip by SkyscannerRamen Alley
Ramen Alley
みぃ | Trip by SkyscannerHokkaidō Shrine (北海道神宮社務所)
Hokkaidō Shrine (北海道神宮社務所)
Keiko Morita | Trip by SkyscannerSapporo JR Tower Observatory T38
Sapporo JR Tower Observatory T38
makou0629 | FlickrMoerenuma Park
Moerenuma Park

Reviews of Sapporo

Stephen Bugno
Stephen BugnoAnchorage

A comparatively new and relaxed city in Japan, Sapporo is the big city of Hokaiddo, known for its beer and serving as host to the winter Olympics.

risa yokochi
risa yokochiGifu

sapporo is so cold. I visit in march. but it was snowing. I went to sapporo TVtower. and I saw night view. it was so beautiful.

Reika Suzuki
Reika SuzukiKasugai

there was a lot of snow. about 120miter from way. i was buried under the a lot of snow.

Leow Cheng Lam
Leow Cheng LamKlang

Shiraoi Ainu Village - also known as "Porotokotan", the design of the museum as an outdoor museum is divided into modern and village zone. Inside a house, explanations of Ainu history and culture are given and traditional dances are performed at all times of visitors. Sapporo got 3 beer factories , there are Sapporo, Kirin and Chitose.

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