Cherry Picking - Memories to Cherish
Hokkaido surely offers stunning nature to see, but how about an opportunity to actually feel it with your hands? This morning tour will take you to Asahikawa's famous cherry field for all you can pick and eat experience and Kamui Kotan, Ainu's sacred place of their God. For snack, we will pick up locally-produced, fresh-cooked corn to sweeten your memory.
Cherry, the King of Summer Fruits
Asahikawa is the treasure box of crops and cherry is one of our summery gems. This Hokkaido cherry field is magnificent, so don’t worry, you will never run out of cherries! They offer “Satonishiki” known for its sweetness and “Suimon” with refined sourness. The garden master will tell help you pick the best kind of the day.
Corn You Will Remember
Route 12’s traffic was the busiest before the time of highways. Along the route saw many street vendors and drive-ins. We will stop at one of the long-standing corn shops that has been around since Showa era. You will be surprised by the sweetness of their corn, cooked all at once in a huge pot. You do not want to leave Asahikawa without trying their corn!
History, Lives, and Legends
Sheer wall of rock, rapid current, and an old steam locomotive. Kamui Kotan holds many stories and legends for its geographical features and extreme climates. Rise of the continental plate occurred in this area 160 million years ago, and there have been evidences of remains, which prove that Ainu people lived here from 12 million years ago. We will take you through this mysterious and historic area.
Making a Reservation
- We take reservations 24 hours before your desired tour date
- Clicking the "Book Now" buttow below will take you to our reservation page
- Choose from the available dates and pay at pickup on the day
- The cherry bus will pick you up from either the Asahikawa Station or hotels in the city center such as WBF Hotel, Art Hotel, Smile Hotel, and Hotel Crescent.
- See you soon!