Enjoy the Winter of Asahikawa ! 2017~2018 Winter Tourism

The winter when I looked forward to in Asahikawa came.
Asahikawa has great places for the events in winter and winter sports.


Many winter events will be hold in Asahikawa, and they decorete the cold winter.
Don’t miss Machiakari Illuminations, ice sculptures and snow sculptures.

 Asahikawa Machiakari Illumination
 Period  Dec.2.2017 – Mar.11.2018  time  17:00 – 23:00
 ※ some venues lighting at 16:30
 place  Each street from Asahikawa Station (Miyashitadori and Kaimono-Koen Street) to the roundabout,    Midoribashidori etc.
 URL  http://www.atca.jp/machiakari/
 59th Asahikawa Winter Festival
 Period  Feb.7(Wed).2018 – 12(Mon)
 place  Asahibashi Bridge riverside venue
 URL  http://www.city.asahikawa.hokkaido.jp/awf/index.html
 2018 ice sculpture world tournament
 Period  Feb.7(Wed).2018 – 12(Mon)
 Craft:2/7 19:00 – 2/9 11:00 exhibition:2/9 11:00 – 2/12 10:00
 place  Heiwadori shopping park venue
 URL  http://www.city.asahikawa.hokkaido.jp/awf/awf_update/d059305.html
 Asahiyama Zoo [Zoo of snow light]
 Period  Feb.7(Wed).2018 – 12(Mon)  time  10:30 – 20:30
 (admission is until 20:00)
 place  Asahiyama Zoo
 URL  http://www.city.asahikawa.hokkaido.jp/asahiyamazoo/generalinformation/d052848.html

Asahikawa is one of the most cold regions in Hokkaido, which is suitable for winter sports.
No matter beginners or advanced, anybody can experience the powder snow in a variety
of courses.

 Kamui Ski Links
 Period  Dec.1(Fri).2017 ~
 ※ until sufficient snowfall, will be open only part of the course.
 Time  9:00 – 17:00
 place  Asahikawa Kamuicho Nishioka 112
 URL  http://www.kamui-skilinks.com/
 Santa Present Park
 Period  Dec.2(Sat).2017~Mar.25.2018  Time  9:00 – 21:00
 place  Asahikawa Kamuicho Tomioka 555-2
 URL  http://www.santapresentpark.com/gelande.html
 Asahikawa Taisetsu Arena skating rink
 Period  Mid-Nov.2017 – Mar.31(Fri).2018
 ※ general open date (tournament, day no such event) only available
 Time  9:00 – 21:00
 place  Asahikawa Kagura 4jo 7chome
 URL  http://www.asahikawa-dpc.co.jp/6Arena/arenarent.html

One surface of the snow, a waste only look!
Can participate from adults to children, there are a lot of fun to play in the winter unique!

 Winter Garden of Kitasaito
 Period  Jan.1.13(sat).2017 – Feb.12(mon).2018
 Time  Snow train 10:00 – 16:00
skating rink 10:00 – 19:00
Snow banana 10:00 – 16:00
 place  JR Asahikawa Station, Kitasaito Asahikawa
 URL  http://www.asahikawa-dpc.co.jp/29fuyunogreden.jpg
 Asahikawa snow village Winter amusement park
 Period  Mid-Dec.2017 – Mid-Mar.2018  Time  10:00 – 16:00
 (admission until 15:30)
 Content  Snow rafting, snow banana, snow-packed car sightseeing,
tube sled sliding, beginners ski course, etc
 URL  http://www.asahikawa-dpc.co.jp/1Yuki/yukiattra.html
 Asahikawa motocracy Powder snow play 2017
 Period  Dec.2017 – Mar.2018
※ different opening day by tour content.
 Content  Snow season only! Asahidake fumarole tour! !
going to humanity unexplored virgin forest 1day snowshoe hike
in Japan only here woodcutter of the guide and go half a day snowshoe hike … etc
 place  Asahikawa Miyashitadori 10chome Maruun hall 2F
 URL  http://motocracy.jp/index.html

※ due to weather conditions, you might like Opening period is subject to change.
  When you come, please check with each facility.
※ Because such as winter clothes are also available if the rental is insufficient,
  gloves, please have the minimum of winter clothes such as boots.