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Lake Shikotsu Mountain Bike Tour from Sapporo

Lake Shikotsu Mountain Bike Tour from Sapporo
9 hrs (approx.)
USD 84.07
Explore Hokkaido's Lake Shikotsu by mountain bike with an expert guide. You'll depart along the Chitose River and then ride through the woods to the tranquil caldera lake, enjoying breathtaking views of neighboring mountain peaks as you pedal. Take a break during the moderate, 5-hour ride to purchase your own lunch at your choice of lakeside restaurants. Round-trip transport is available from the Sapporo train station, a nearby hotel or New Chitose Airport. Numbers are limited to 10 on this small-group tour, ensuring a personalized experience.<br><br><b>Please note: This tour is seasonal and runs yearly between April and October. The date is subject to change.</b>

Sapporo Horseback-Riding Tour

Sapporo Horseback-Riding Tour
2.5 to 3 hours
USD 98.91
Enjoy a 40- or 60-minute horseback ride not far from the bustle of Sapporo. With an experienced instructor-guide, dressed like an American cowboy, you'll receive a quick riding lesson in Mustang Town before setting off on the ride. Follow well-maintained trails near a spectacular mountain that features an unusual 8-peak formation. The gentle horses are suitable for riders with all levels of experience. Round-trip hotel transportation by taxi is included.

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Sapporo New Chitose Airport (CTS) Information

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 CTS Sapporo New Chitose Airport Info & Guide

Sapporo New Chitose International Airport

Where is Sapporo New Chitose Airport?  

Sapporo is situated on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, and is the country's 4th largest city.

Famous for its annual Yuki Matsuri, or Sapporo Snow Festival, the city draws tourists from around the world. It is also known for its role in hosting the 1972 Winter Olympics, the first games held in Asia.

Sapporo Chitose Airport (IATA: CTS, ICAO: RJCC), officially Sapporo New Chitose International Airport, also referred to as Sapporo New Chitose Airport, Sapporo Chitose Airport, Sapporo International Airport, or simply, Sapporo Airport,  is located 5.0 kilometres (3.1 miles) south southeast of the cities of Chitose and Tomakomai, serving the Sapporo metropolitan area, in Ishikari Subprefecture, in Hokkaido Prefecture, Japan. The "new" in the airport's official name refers to its 1991 replacement of the original adjacent Chitose Airport, now a military facility (the two have separate runways, but share taxiways).

The airport's IATA code was changed from SPK to CTS, allowing SPK to be used as a city code to refer to both New Chitose and the smaller Sapporo Okadama Airport (OKD), which handles commuter flights within Hokkaido.

New Chitose Airport serves in excess of 15,000,000 passengers a year, making it the third busiest airport in Japan, after Tokyo Narita Airport and Tokyo Haneda Airport.

Airlines that fly to Sapporo New Chitose Airport include AirAsia Japan, Air China, All Nippon Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Eastar Jet, EVA Air, Fuji Dream Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, Japan Airlines, Jeju Air, Jetstar Japan, Jin Air, Korean Air, Peach, SAT Airlines, Skymark Airlines, Thai Airways International, TransAsia Airways and United Airlines.

Cities with flights to Sapporo New Chitose Airport include Bangkok, Beijing, Busan, Fukuoka, Fukushima, Guam, Hiroshima, Hong Kong, Honolulu, Kobe, Kushiro, Memanbetsu, Nagoya, Okayama, Osaka, Sendai, Seoul, Shanghai, Taipei and Tokyo.

Your best bet for a Sapporo New Chitose Airport transfer is the train. Details on all options are included in this guide.


 Other Items of Interest at Sapporo New Chitose Airport

Sapporo New Chitose Airportservices include:

  • Duty free
  • Barber and hair salon
  • Refresh salon (spa)
  • Medical and dental clinic
  • Drugstore
  • Post office
  • Prayer room
  • Lockers
  • Observation deck
  • SKY Museum
  • Art program

Additional Sapporo New Chitose Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.

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Last Updated: 4 Jan 2017