Hokkaido Hidden Powder Snow Tour

Reservations are Now Open!

Now accepting reservations from January 5 – March 13, 2021
(bookings must be finalized at least 14 days in advance)

*Go To Travel discounts are not available between 12/28/2020(Mon) and 3/7/2021(Sun)

<List of Winter Tours in Hokkaido vol.1>

  1. Experience powder snow skiing in a secluded area! Authentic CAT Ski Tours in Kita-Taisetsu < 3 nights, 4 days / rental car included >
    *Departure date: Only February 19th & March 12th
    One-person price: \264,100~ 
     *Prices based on double occupancy
  2. A special experience in the wilderness of Hokkaido! Winter Activities Tour in Shikotsuko & Furano < 1 night, 2 days / rental car included >
    One-person price: \60,100~ 
      *Prices based on double occupancy


●Experience powder snow skiing in a secluded area! Authentic CAT Ski Tours in Kita-Taisetsu < 3 nights, 4 days / rental car included >

This tour allows you to enjoy CAT skiing with a guide (English available) safely in the untouched powder snow of the Kita-Taisetsu area. CAT skiing is when you ride a CAT (snowcat) up a mountain to enjoy powder runs in areas normally inaccessible to most skiers. This tour is aimed at experienced skiers wishing to experience untouched powder snow.

Tour Price

One-person price: \264,100〜  *Prices based on double occupancy

Number of Nights/Days

3 Nights/ 4 Days

Availability Period

Departure date: Only February 19th & March 12th

Travel Information

・Minimum number of people required to operate the tour:2 people
・Meals: 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches (during the CAT skiing experience), 3 dinners

What’s Included in the Trip Price

3 nights’ accommodation, meals and activities listed above, 4 days car rental, and travel insurance (please note that ski rental equipment is not included. Please let us know when booking your tour if you will be needing a rental).

CAT Skiing Conditions

  • 18 years old and over are eligible to participate. Minors over the age of 18 must be accompanied by a guardian.
  • Ability to ski off slopes at an intermediate or higher level with controlled speed.
  • Able to start skiing smoothly and stop safely on all slopes/backcountry courses.
  • Signed participation agreement required before beginning cat skiing.
    *Those who can not cooperate with smooth tour management (drinking, not being able to keep time, dangerous gliding, ignoring guide’s instructions, etc.), or those who do not meet the participation conditions including lack of skills will hinder tour management In such cases, for safety reasons, you may be asked to decline participation even after the tour has started. In this case, please note that the tour fee will not be refunded.
    *Since we provide a valuable experience that is not leveled and snow-packed, some dates may not be available depending on the local conditions. In that case, we will discuss the schedule when you contact us, so we apologize for the inconvenience.

●A special experience in the wilderness of Hokkaido! Winter Activities Tour in Shikotsuko & Furano < 1 night, 2 days / rental car included >

Guests can choose from 1 winter-exclusive activity in each area: 1 for Shikotsu & 1 for Furano.



Tour Price

One-person price: \60,100〜  *Prices based on double occupancy

Number of Nights/Days

1 Night/ 2 Days

Availability Period

January 5, 2021 – March 13, 2021

Travel Information

・Minimum number of people required to operate the tour:2 people
・Meals: 1 breakfast, 1 dinner

What’s Included in the Trip Price

1 night accommodation, meals listed above, activities, 2 days car rental, and travel insurance

Activities

【Shikotsu Area】

  • Lake Shikotsu Ice Walk : You can only experience this activity in Hokkaido. Let’s break the lake ice and dive in! You can break the ice, dive into the water, climb on top of the ice, or float on the water. It’s up to you! You’ll be wearing a wetsuit, so no need to worry about the cold!

  • Nanajo Otaki Snowshoeing: Stroll down a freshly snow-covered path, spotting tree lines, animal tracks, and anything out of the ordinary! Let’s go see the amazing natural ice formations of Nanajo Otaki, which can only be experienced in winter!

【Furano Area】

  • Snowmobile and ATVs: Take a trip to the silver world on a snowmobile or ATV! You may be able to encounter fantastic winter scenery while experiencing the best snow quality in Hokkaido. Our guides are here to offer advice, so even those who are unsure about driving in winter can enjoy the tour!
  • Snow Picnic: Experience sledding and roasting marshmallows in the fluffy snow while having a winter picnic on the way to a forest cabin! Both you and your kids can join us in Hokkaido and create some amazing family memories!
  • Lake Kanayama Wakasagi: One of the best winter activities in Hokkaido is Wakasagi fishing! It is a winter tradition in Japan to make a hole in a frozen pond and fish for some wakasagi. Catch your own Wakasagi and serve it up as tempura!

Hotels

【Shikotsu Area】
・Hotel NIDOM: 430 Uenae Tomakomai city, Hokkaido
【Furano Area】
・Hotel&Condominium Hitohana: 23-10 Kitanomine-cho, Furano city, Hokkaido


<Terms and Conditions>

■Tour Price
Prices vary depending on the date of departure and number of days of travel, so please contact us for more information and we will prepare a quote based on your requirements.

■Go To Travel Campaign and Associated Travel Subsidies
This trip is eligible for support via the “Go To Travel Campaign”, but This discounts are not available between 12/28/2020(Mon) and 3/7/2021(Sun). In lieu of applying to the government for financial subsidies, the services provided by the travel agency will be subsidized on the guest’s behalf. The amount of the subsidy will be deducted from the overall amount paid by the guest. In the event of a cancellation, the applicable cancellation fee will be calculated based on the full price of the tour before subsidies. Before applying, guests must acknowledge and accept the arrangements as noted here.

■Cancellation Policy
If the guest cancels their tour after the booking process is completed, the following cancellation fees will apply. In cases of multiple guests traveling together, if 1 guest cancels their trip, the applicable cancellation fee will apply for the remaining participants.
・Date of deposit to 30 days prior to trip start date = 20%
・Between 30 and 21 days before the date of travel = 30%
・Between 20 and 8 days before the date of travel = 60%
・Between 7 and 2 days before the date of travel = 75%
・Less than 48 hours before the date of travel= 100%
・No show or cancellation after trip start date= 100%

■Clothing
Please wear comfortable clothes that you can move around and do not mind getting dirty. The weather is very cold and there is a lot of snow; you will need to bring winter gear. When the temperature is low, fleece, synthetic fiber and woolen underwear will help keep you warm.

■ Coronavirus Countermeasures
The following policies are being implemented in accordance with current coronavirus countermeasure guidelines. During tours, guests and guides will practice proper hygiene techniques including frequent hand washing, gargling, and wearing masks that cover both the nose and mouth. (Masks may be removed at appropriate times during physical activities.)All accommodations and dining facilities will practice the following measures: Frequent cleaning, sterilization, and ventilation of equipment and facilities, body temperature checks for all staff, wearing masks and faceguards, proper hand sanitization and gargling, and regular health checks.
※Adherence to all current coronavirus countermeasures will be continually monitored.

■Regarding the handling of personal information and standard travel contracts
Please refer to our Terms & Conditions and Travel Planning Policy

■Reservations and Inquires

wondertrunk & co.
Phone: 076-221-1586 (Mon-Fri, 10:00〜17:30)
E-mail: 24 Hours
*Please note that for inquires received on weekends and holidays, we may reply to you the following weekday. Also, if you make an inquiry during the year-end and New Year holidays (28 December to 4 January), the reply may be after 5 January. We thank you very much for your cooperation.

■Travel Planning & Execution
wondertrunk & co. (ワンダートランク・アンド・カンパニー)
Tokyo Metropolitan Government Registration Type 2 #07767
〒150-0001, Tokyo-to, Shibuya-ku, Jingumae 1-20-13
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