Let's explore Otaru City and enjoy Nikka Whisky and fresh local food
This is a spacious jumbo taxi tour and the schedule is very flexible. This tour is a perfect tour for a group of up to 8 people.
Otaru is a popular tourist destination. It is famous for Otaru Canal, stone warehouses, glass shops, Music box shop, confectionery shops, Herring Mansion and so on. Otaru Port served as the leading trading port in Hokkaido. In order to transport the goods efficiently, Otaru Canal was completed. The canal played a key role in transporting the goods to and from Hokkaido, for both domestic and international shipping. Due to the expansion of commerce, Otaru prospered as the trade and financial center of Hokkaido. Otaru Canal, Sakaimachi Street, Tanaka Sake Brewery Kikkogura are some of the sites we will visit together. We also visit Yoichi town. Yoichi is famous for its fruit in particular apples and the Nikka Whisky Yoichi Distillery. Let's explore Otaru and Yoichi together. See you soon!
The following is a basic itinerary that can be customized based on your preferences:
9:00 meet up at Otaru Port
Nikka Whisky Yoichi Distillery (including free whisky tasting)
Fruit Picking at Yoichi (in summer, autumn)
lunch at a restaurant in Otaru
Observatory ( Shukutsu, depending on weather)
Former Aoyama Villa( admissions 1, 000 JPY per adult)
Sakaimachi Street(Kitaichi Glass shops, Music box shop, souvenir shops and confectionery shops such as LeTao, Kitakarou, and Rokkatei)
Tanaka Sake Brewery
18:00 Otaru Port
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: at Otaru Port
End location: at Otaru Port
Duration: 9 hours
weather, traffic and time of year
taxi and walking
My service as your private, professional licensed tour guide, my transportation costs and consultation fee
Estimated Local Cash Needed
40000 JPY - The cost of chartering a jumbo taxi is 40,000 (including tolls and parking fees) (The cost will vary depending on time of year. Payment must be made in cash on the spot).
In addition to this, roughly 3,000 JPY for lunch, admissions and other expenses
The cost of chartering a jumbo taxi, admissions, lunch and other expenses