Right in the country that’s known for its beautiful cherry blossoms, technological advances, and highly favored gastronomic scenes lays Japan’s urban capital, Hokkaido, Sapporo. Full of tree-lined streets and an abundance of public parks, Hokkaido is an exciting travel destination during any of the 4 seasons! Every year, both locals and internationals come to enjoy one of the best attractions only presented in this city- the annual snow festival where spectacular snow and ice sculptures attract more than two million visitors. Even more popular than that is their delicious world-famous ramen that can only be fully and authentically enjoyed in the country itself. Aside from Hokkaido’s one-of- a-kind activities and fast paced life, many Japanese nurture a great love for golf and relish it over 150 beautiful courses! With our 2 packages, experience the greatness of Japan for yourself over 4 spectacular days and 3 nights!
Sapporo Kita Hiroshima Golf Club – Created naturally by maximizing the use of the already existing features of the landscape has made Sapporo Kita Hiroshima a remarkable parkland course. Having 18 holes and par 72 may make this course seem just like any other, but it is pleasantly challenging for both starters and professionals alike. Play is fun but challenge makes us grow and on this course, you’ll get the best of both worlds with the most difficult tee on the course. It made a USGA course rating of 12 while the average has a maximum tee rating of 10! While staying here, make good use of the awesome features including caddie hire, changing rooms, chipping green, driving range, golf club rental, Pro shop, and many, many more for your convenience. Excellence. beauty, and challenge sums up this course that promises good fun for everyone.
Sapporo Teine Golf Club – On this stunning course is where difficulty and tranquility meet. 27 unique and challenging holes keep players at the top of their game and keep competitors at the edge of their seats. Even in the suspense of the game, players are soothed by the bird-songs of the nearby forest. With surrounding scenes of the Mashike Range in the distance, players can peacefully play through the three 9-hole courses, but ought not to be fooled by the serenity. The unique obstacles require clever play and well thought out strategies in order to play successfully. Any golfer of every level would gladly take on this quirky challenge. The Sapporo Teine is also known by locals and frequent visitors for its breathtaking views of the famous Mt. Teine, an iconic landmark of Sapporo, where one in the area wouldn’t dare to miss!
Hokkaido Brooks Country Club – This 18 hole par 72 course set over a beautiful 7,312 yards has proudly been open to the public since 1992. It was strategically designed with the high-grade ideas of Ed Sneed and Taizo Kawata, both of whom are exceptional golf course consultants. Golfers are never far from comfort here as the course has been purposely and successfully made with a similar atmosphere to the very prestigious golf courses in the United States. Abundant green and gentle, natural ups and downs make up this sophisticated and stately course. Hokkaido Brooks promises not to disappoint players with their championship course that authentically serves a wide range of golfers from beginners to professionals, young and old, and men and women. Challenging and enjoyable, it proves to be a one for all!
North Country Golf Course – Of all the golf courses in Japan, only a selected few can boast fully vented turf, and North Country is one of them. This world-class course flawlessly combines the beauty of Augusta with the difficulty of St. Andrews, yet still keeps it’s unique flare with the added challenge of having no gimmicks. The excellence of this 18 hole par 72 course landed it the privilege of proudly hosting the first 2 Sega Sammy Golf Tournaments 2 years in a row along with the Nagashima Shigeo Invitational SegaSammy Cup Golf Tournaments 8 years in a row! North Country is a masterpiece that has been fascinatingly laid out on flat land, mature trees, and beautiful ponds. Appreciate nature’s beauty and play an enjoyable round of golf for fun and challenge at this outstanding golfing destination.
Eniwa Country Club – This exceptional golf course has rightfully earned it’s spot at the high number of 46 on the list of Japan’s top 100 golf courses. With its constant popularity in and out of season, early reservations are always recommended. Golfers take delight in playing at Eniwa as each hole and hazard lies on a fairly flat forest where all fairways are lined by virgin white birch trees. Most hazards like the ponds and bunkers can easily be seen from the tee grounds, but the much undulated greens require a precise and accurate approach to every shot, keeping players at the top of their game. Not only has Eniwa been frequented by many golfers, but even professional tournaments have chosen this place as their venue- including the Japan Professional Golfers Championship!
Sapporo Grand Hotel – Experience the best and nothing less with this Hokkaido, Sapporo package as you spend your restful nights and food-filled mornings at the Sapporo Grand Hotel. Being just a 6 minute walk from the Odori subway station and a short 4 kilometers from the Sapporo convention center, this business hotel couldn’t provide greater accessibility for all their valued guests. More than 80 years ago in 1934, it opened as the very first Western-style hotel where 504 tidy guest rooms offer cozy comfort to all visitors. Enjoy free wifi from the comfort of your own room with free wifi, flat screen TVs, and mini fridges to store your own snacks for when hunger strikes. After a full day on the course, indulge in relaxation with a massage and sauna facilities or tour their very own Memorial Library, which also serves as a museum. Whether you’re at rest or at play, Sapporo Grand Hotel can serve all your needs.
Keio Plaza Sapporo – Picturesque views of nighttime cityscapes and high quality essential oils right in the room make Keio Plaza one for keeps! Don’t be too far from exploring the high-paced city with the Sapporo Station just a 5 minute walk from the hotel where you can easily move from one town to the next with ease. Take your personal pick of staying in a Standard, Superior, Stylish, Comfort, or Executive room where all guests can catch up on work or keep in touch with family with complimentary wifi. Gather some friends for a night of entertainment right in the hotel with their karaoke rooms or continue your healthy lifestyle even away from home in their fully equipped fitness center. Hungry? Try all 4 scrumptious restaurants on site where French, American, and of course Japanese food are served. Breathtaking views and the comfort away from home that the rooms provide will keep you wanting to come back for more
Budget Sapporo Package
- 5 Days and 4 Nights accommodations at Sapporo Grand Hotel
- Daily breakfast
- 3 Rounds of Golf at Kita Hiroshima Golf Club, Teine golf Club and Brooks Country Club
- Caddy Fees
- Buggy at Kita Hisohima and Teine Golf Club
Single Occupancy: ¥93,557
Twin Sharing: ¥81,407
Single Occupancy: ¥154,312
Twin Sharing: ¥144,592
Deluxe Sapporo Package
- 5 Days and 4 Nights accommodations at Keio Plaza Sapporo
- Daily breakfast
- 3 rounds of Weekday Golf at North Country Golf Club, Eniwa Golf Cub and Hokkaido Brooks
- Country Club
- Transfers from Narita to Hokkaido and vice versa
- Transfers to/from the courses
- Gas, tolls, driver’s meal
- Tour Guide
Single Occupancy: ¥382,800
Twin Sharing: ¥327,800
HOW TO APPLY FOR A JAPAN VISA?
Only accredited travel agencies are allowed to process the application for Japan Visa here in the Philippines. Please do send us an inquiry at [email protected] for more information.
For further details, requirements for the tourist visa are listed below:
- Visa Application form
- Photo 4.5cm x 4.5cm (white background, no border, no hair accessories, paste on application form)
- Birth certificate of applicant
- Marriage contract, if married
- Detailed Itinerary
- Bank Certificate
HOW DO I GET THERE?
As of the moment, there are no direct flights from Manila going to Sapporo. Below are options that you can choose from in order to get there:
There are a lot of direct flights from Manila going to Tokyo. It will take around 6 hours by plane to get in there. Daily flights by Philippine Airlines, Japan Airlines, Delta, Jestar and ANA are always available. Then going to Hokkaido from Tokyo is another 2 hours by a domestic plane. Domestic airlines such as Air Do, Jestar, Vanilla Air and Peach Airlines offer cheap domestic flights.
Another option is the JR Rail Pass which will take you 7-8 hours from Tokyo going to Sapporo. JR Tokyo Station to JR Sgin going to Hakodate Hokuto Station will take 4 hours and 2 mins. From JR Shin- Hakodate Hokuto Station going to JR Sapporo Station is another 3 hours and 24 minutes. Last option to consider is to take a flight going to Taipei via China Airlines or Philippine Airlines then have the connecting flight going to Sapporo.
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