Beautiful western style buildings that you can't help shooting!
Do you like brick buildings or elegant western style buildings or taking photos or maybe all of them? You will appreciate the planner of this tour if yes!
Sapporo, Hokkaido has thrived after they welcomed people from outside of Japan about 150 years ago, so there are many western style buildings in Sapporo!
On this tour, you will visit three western style buildings selected by otomo. Each of them was built about 100-150 years ago, and the imposing brick-made exterior wall and elegant interior ornament are nothing but photogenic! Take your time till you will get the best photo ever!
Don’t forget to book your walking tour to take photos, with your otomo guide!
・Visit the best three photogenic western style buildings among all spotted in Sapporo city
・Longer stay at each spot than a usual tour so that you will have enough time to take a satisfying photo
・Your otomo guide will tell you the best photo spot and angle at each building!
・Take a rest at a cafe popular among fashionable locals
・Former Hokkaido Government Office Building: One of the most popular tourist spots in Sapporo! A brick-made building that was used as a Hokkaido Government Office Building during the pioneer days.
・Former Sapporo Court of Appeal: A western style building made from local stone which was used to be used as a high court. You won't visit this place in a usual tour! The imposing harmony of local stone and brick makes you feel like you are in a European city!
・ATELIER Morihiko: A cafe under the theme of “the art museum of coffee”. Having a stylish space, it is popular among locals. All the cups of coffee served here is Nell dripped. There is no better place to take a rest on your photogenic tour than here!
・Hoheikan: A western style building with a beautiful contrast of ultramarine and white. It is one of the historical buildings in Sapporo that has a long history of being a hotel, restaurant, and wedding ceremony hall. You will be impressed by the high-quality skills of craftsmen back then.
・Please bring your camera, as it is a tour to take photos.
The tour begins (Sapporo Station) and ends (Odori Station) in different locations. If you would like to change the location of where the tour ends, please consult with your tour guide.
・We have not included any particular lunch places in this tour, but you can have lunch at a resting place if you like.
The following expenses are not included in the tour fee. Please bring extra money to experience this tour to its fullest.
-Travel expenses and entrance fees (about JPY 2,000)
-Money for food, souvenirs and extra activities not mentioned in the explanation of the tour above.
The ticket counter of Sapporo Station, JR Line