Private Tour - Sapporo Western Architecture for Photo Lovers

Sapporo, the largest city in Hokkaido celebrates its 150th anniversary. It has many magnificent buildings. This tour takes you to much appealing Western architecture with a fancy interior. For the architect and photo-lovers in you, this tour is for you!
We will visit hotels with beautiful sculptures, a Western building made from rare stone such as Sapporo soft stone, and of course one of Sapporo’s popular tourist spots, the red brick government building.
Stop by at Hokkaido University, a niche spot for tourists. Find buildings with high historical value, that are not well known on campus.
Let’s go on a journey to discover beautiful western architecture with your otomo tour guide!
* Duration: 5 to 6 hours
* Starts: Sapporo, Japan
* Trip Category: Day Trips & Excursions >> Rail Tours




Sapporo, the largest city in Hokkaido celebrates its 150th anniversary. It has many magnificent buildings. This tour takes you to much appealing Western architecture with a fancy interior. For the architect and photo-lovers in you, this tour is for you!
We will visit hotels with beautiful sculptures, a Western building made from rare stone such as Sapporo soft stone, and of course one of Sapporo’s popular tourist spots, the red brick government building.
Stop by at Hokkaido University, a niche spot for tourists. Find buildings with high historical value, that are not well known on campus.
Let’s go on a journey to discover beautiful western architecture with your otomo tour guide!

Itinerary
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Stop At: Hoheikan, 1-20 Nakajimakoen, Chuo-ku, Sapporo 064-0931 Hokkaido

This is a western building with a beautiful ultra marine blue and white appearance. One of Hokkaido’s oldest buildings, there is history of hotels, restaurants, and wedding halls etc. Take a step into the hall, where a profound world awaits. Take a glimpse of the intricate scuplturing techniques by the craftsmen of that era.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Sapporo Archives Museum (Former Sapporo Court of Appeal ), 13 Chome Odorinishi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido 060-0042, Japan

A Western style buidling made from Sapporo stone. It was used as a High Court in the past. This is a great spot in Sapporo which you will not have the opportunity to see in other tours. Take photos of this beautiful brick building, you’ll almost feel as though you are in Europe!

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Atelier Morihico, Japan, 〒060-0061 Hokkaido, Sapporo, Chuo Ward, Minami 1 Jōnishi, 12-chōme−4−182 AS ビル 1F

Based on the idea of a coffee museum. Offering a great atmosphere, it is a place loved by locals. Each coffee is carefully Neri dripped with a touch of bitterness. A great spot to take a break from the photography.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Hokkaido University Sapporo Campus, 5 Kita 8 Jonishi, Kita-ku, Sapporo 060-0808 Hokkaido

The largest campus in Japan among national universities. The campus is almost 40% larger than other universities. Find historical buildings and nature. Don’t miss the photo opportunity!

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Former Hokkaido Government Office Building, 6 Kita 3-jo Nishi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo 060-0003 Hokkaido

One of Hokkaido’s popular tourist spots, Akarenga. It was used as a government house when Hokkaido was first pioneered. A retro yet modern looking building, a very photogenic spot!

Duration: 55 minutes