Neighborhood in Hokkaido:

Asahikawa

About Asahikawa

Asahikawa is the central city in northern Hokkaido, influential in industry and commerce. Strikingly, Asahikawa is a city of bridges. You'll find about 130 rivers and streams including the Ishikari River and Chubetsu River, and over 740 bridges in the city. The Asahibashi, a bridge crossing Ishikari River, has been one of the symbols of Asahikawa and is registered as one of the Hokkaido Heritage sites. Every winter, the Asahikawa Winter Festival is held on the bank of the Ishikari River. If you love cold weather travel and skiing, this is the place. In fact on January 25, 1902, a weather station here recorded −41 °C (−41.8 °F), the lowest temperature in Japanese history.

Sights in Asahikawa

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Asahiyama Zoo

The Asahiyama Zoo, located in the middle of Hokkaido, is a popular zoo for its interactive enclosures that allow visitors to observe the animals from various in

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Asahiyama Snow Village

Asahiyama Snow Village is a ski lodge which provides delicious Hokkaido delicacies such as "Shoyu Ramen", "Buta-don" (Grilled Pork bowl with pork from Hokkaido)

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Asahikawa Winter Festival

Asahikawa Winter Festival, organized every February, is an event where snow statues decorate the city center and multiple activities for visitors as well as the

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Furano Biei Norokko-go

Only in seasonal operation from June to October of each year, this train highlights the natural beauty of Furano and Biei. Riders can enjoy views of the seasona

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Ramen Village (Ramen Mura)

Ramen themed area with several famous shops to try.

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Koncent x Takumi

Koncent x Takumi is a furniture store in Hokkaido. The store is a collaboration between Takumi, a furniture brand, and Koncent, a design gift store.

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Biei

Biei, with its colorful and vast fields, is considered one of the most beautiful places in Japan.