TOUR
HOKKAIDO

8-Day Hokkaido Ski Plan at Niseko with Accommodation at Chatrium Niseko (with Round-trip Bus from Sapporo or New Chitose Airport & 8-Day Lift Pass)

Tour Code :

HPT8H15101HHS

Departs from :

Sapporo

Tour Brand :

Hokkaido Accommodation Package (Free Itinerary)

change(s) from the previous year :

Price(Lowest) :

¥384,100 ~

Overview :

1. Look forward to fully enjoying a snow resort stay at Chatrium Niseko, a condominium-style hotel located in the heart of the Hirafu area of Niseko.
2. This special tour package includes round trip bus service to the Niseko area, accommodation, and a lift ticket during your stay.
Customers can select departure from Sapporo or New Chitose Airport and arrival at Sapporo or New Chitose Airport.
3. Niseko Mt. Resort Grand Hirafu is one of the most popular ski resorts in the Niseko area! Enjoy skiing and snowboarding on quality powder snow! The hotel is in a great location just a 10-minute walk from the ski slopes!
4. The hotel has restaurants and fitness facilities (separate charge required). Restaurants, supermarkets, and ski gear shops line the hotel neighborhood, so customers can enjoy a pleasant resort stay.

Itinerary

day1

08:05-08:20 Sapporo City Departure: Meet at Hotel in Sapporo City, Bus (Resort Liner 501) Departure Please arrive at least 15 minutes before departure.
Please refer to [Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location] in the Remarks field.
Sapporo City Departure: Nakayama Pass - Break
10:15-10:20 5(min) Sapporo City Departure: Stop by Rusutsu Area Hotels *No boarding or disembarking Customers participating on this tour cannot board or disembark here.
-11:00 Sapporo City Departure: Arrive at Hirafu Parking Lot 1 After arriving, walk to the hotel on your own. Please make your own way to the hotel. It takes about 10 minutes on foot from Hirafu Parking Lot 1.
-11:25 Sapporo City Departure: Arrive at Hotel Free time after arrival / Accommodation Enjoy skiing and snowboarding during your stay!
Please refer to [Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location] & [Important Notes/Supplements: Regarding Children/Infants].
*
-13:45 New Chitose Airport Departure: New Chitose Airport Domestic Terminal, Bus (Resort Liner 105) Departure Please arrive at least 15 minutes before departure.
Please refer to [Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location] in the Remarks field.
New Chitose Airport Departure: Bifue Pass - Break
15:50-15:55 5(min) New Chitose Airport Departure: Stop by Rusutsu Area Hotels Customers participating on this tour cannot board or disembark here.
*If there are no customers boarding or disembarking in the Rusutsu area, the bus will not stop and will arrive at Hirafu Parking Lot 1 10 minutes early.
-16:35 New Chitose Airport Departure: Arrive at Hirafu Parking Lot 1 After arriving, walk to the hotel on your own. Please make your own way to the hotel. It takes about 10 minutes on foot from Hirafu Parking Lot 1.
-16:45 New Chitose Airport Departure: Arrive at Hotel Free time after arrival / Accommodation Enjoy skiing and snowboarding!
Please refer to [Important Notes/Supplements: Accommodation Information] & [Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location].

day2

Free time all day Stay at Hotel Enjoy skiing and snowboarding!

day3

Free time all day Stay at Hotel Enjoy skiing and snowboarding!

day4

Free time all day Stay at Hotel Enjoy skiing and snowboarding!

day5

Free time all day Stay at Hotel Enjoy skiing and snowboarding!

day6

Free time all day Stay at Hotel Enjoy skiing and snowboarding!

day7

Free time all day Stay at Hotel Enjoy skiing and snowboarding!

day8

Sapporo City Arrival: Free time until departure for return trip via bus. Check out from the hotel on your own and enjoy skiing and snowboarding until the return-trip bus departure.
16:15-16:30 15(min) Sapporo City Arrival: Meet at Hirafu Parking Lot 1 Bus departs Please be at the Hokkaido Resort Liner Information Desk, 1F Grand Hirafu Welcome Center in Hirafu Parking Lot 1.
Resort Liner 502 - Meet at 16:15, Dep. at 16:30
17:15-17:20 5(min) Sapporo City Arrival: Stop by Rusutsu Area Hotels Customers participating on this tour cannot board or disembark here.
Sapporo City Arrival: Nakayama Pass - Break
19:00-20:00 Sapporo City Arrival: Arrive at Hotels in Sapporo, Tour ends Please disembark at the drop-off location selected at time of booking.
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09:35-09:50 New Chitose Airport Arrival: Hotel Check-out Meet at Hirafu Parking Lot 1 Bus departs After checking out from the hotel on your own, please be at the Hokkaido Resort Liner Information Desk, 1F Grand Hirafu Welcome Center in Hirafu Parking Lot 1.
Resort Liner 104 - Meet at 9:35, Dep. at 9:50
10:35-10:40 New Chitose Airport Arrival: Stop at Rusutsu Resort Hotel Customers participating on this tour cannot board or disembark here.
New Chitose Airport Arrival: Bifue Pass - Break
-12:40 New Chitose Airport Arrival: Plan ends upon arrival at New Chitose Airport Domestic Terminal For customers using international flights, please travel to the International Terminal on your own via the connecting passageway.

HPT8H15101HHS

Remarks:Planning Company:
JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc.
Address: 2-3-14 Higashi Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo
Japan Tourism Agency Registered Travel Agent (No. 1723)
A member of the Japan Association of Travel Agents
[Reception Method]
At reception, please show a printed copy of the reservation confirmation sheet or a printout of the reservation confirmation e-mail. Simply showing the confirmation on a mobile device screen will not be accepted.
[Operation Conditions/Tour Conditions]
The itinerary displayed on the booking screen is the final itinerary. A copy of the final itinerary will not be sent to participants.
If the minimum number of participants (2) is not met by 60 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date may be canceled. Also, groups composed entirely of children are not permitted to join.
Due to the spread of the novel coronavirus infection, the tour may be suddenly canceled even if there are reservations. A full refund will be issued in case of cancellation.

[Bus Information]
The bus used on this course is the "Hokkaido Resort Liner" round-trip bus operated by Hokkaido Access Network, departing from Sapporo or New Chitose Airport bound for the Niseko area.
This is a shared bus and bookings are required. Buses other than the designated bus cannot be boarded.
Seating on the bus is unassigned and specific seats cannot be requested.
The bus only stops at hotels which customers have requested pick-up from.
Depending on the number of participants, the size of the transport vehicle may be different: a taxi, a jumbo taxi, a minibus, a small or medium-size bus, etc.
All vehicles will be shared for the ride.
If choosing New Chitose Airport as the return-trip bus drop-off location and returning by plane, please leave enough leeway for connecting time.
Estimated connecting time from the return-trip bus arrival time at New Chitose Airport is at least 90 minutes for domestic flights and at least 120 minutes for international flights.
Even in the case that customers are not able to connect to their flight because arrival time at New Chitose Airport was delayed due to weather and road conditions, no compensation will be issued for transportation expenses, accommodation charges, etc.
[Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations]
[Bus Information]
The scheduled departure/arrival times and operating route may be altered depending on traffic congestion, inclement weather, snowfall, etc.
In some cases JR trains or other transportation method may be used if expressways or other roads are closed, but bus fare will not be refunded.
Also, in the case of using other forms of transportation, expenses are to be shouldered by the customer.

[Lift and Gondola Pass]
This plan includes an 8 Day Niseko United (Niseko All Mountain) Pass.
Participants can use the 4 ski areas in the Niseko area: Niseko Grand Hirafu Ski Resort, Niseko Hanazono Ski Resort, Niseko Village Ski Resort, and Niseko Annupuri International Ski Area.
Inclement weather may cause suspension or partial suspension of service for lifts, gondolas, etc., or closure of the ski resort itself.
Tour booking charge refunds will not be issued for these reasons.

Ski Area Information (sample):
Niseko Mt. Resort Grand Hirafu
Open Hours:
[Day] 8:30 - 16:30
[Night] (from Dec. 19 to Mar. 7) 16:30 - 20:30
Courses: 30 courses, the longest of which stretches for 5.3 km
Rentals: Ski/snowboard rentals are not included in the tour booking charge. Please apply on your own and pay on site.
For details, please refer to the official website: https://www.grand-hirafu.jp/winter/

Niseko Village Ski Resort
Open Hours:
[Day] 8:30 - 16:30
[Night] (from Dec. 11 to Mar. 21) 16:30 - 20:00 
Courses: 27 courses, the longest of which stretches for 5.5 km
Rentals: Ski/snowboard rentals are not included in the tour booking charge. Please apply on your own and pay on site.
Please see the official website for details: http://www.niseko-village.com/en/white/index.html

*This information is current as of Aug. 2020. Please be aware that there may be some changes.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location]
[Bus Information]
Boarding Day 1 Outbound Bus:
Please arrive on your own at the hotel in Sapporo City selected at time of booking or the New Chitose Airport Domestic Terminal at least 15 minutes before the bus departure time.
As the bus will travel around to each hotel in Sapporo City, it may be delayed about 5-10 minutes depending on traffic conditions. Please wait at the designated location.
 
 [Meeting Location]
 [Sapporo City]
Meet at 7:50, Dep. at 8:05 / Century Royal Hotel - 1F Entrance Lobby 
  Meet at 8:05, Dep. at 8:20 / Sapporo Tokyu REI Hotel Lobby - 1F Lobby 
 [New Chitose Airport]
Meet at 13:30, Dep. at 13:45 / Domestic Terminal 1F Domestic Flight Tour Desk Counter No. 2  
 *For details on the meeting location, please refer to the Conducting Company's website. https://www.access-n.jp/winter2019/en/information/

Even if a customer has made a reservation but is not at the meeting place on time, the bus will still depart as scheduled.
Also, if a customer has missed the bus (including due to flight delays), they are responsible for making their own way to the destination.
In this case, transportation expenses must be shouldered by the customer.

For customers taking a flight and meeting at New Chitose Airport, please leave enough leeway for connecting time between the flight arrival and bus departure.
Please use a plane that arrives at New Chitose Airport 60 minutes prior to the bus departure if using a domestic flight or 90 minutes prior to the bus departure if using an international flight.

New Chitose Airport is divided into terminals for domestic flights and international flights. If arriving via an international flight, please travel to the Domestic Terminal via the connecting passageway.

[Hotel Information]
Please show your reservation confirmation sheet at hotel check-in. Check-in is possible from 15:00.
If the bus arrives prior to hotel check-in time, please leave your luggage at the hotel front desk, and pick up the lift voucher.

[Lift and Gondola Pass]
The pick-up location is the Niseko Mt. Resort Grand Hirafu reception window.
Hotel staff will provide a voucher at the hotel front desk.
Please show this voucher at a ski resort check-in window on your first day of use.
Lift tickets for infants 5 years of age and younger are free of charge. Please make a request directly at the ski resort counter.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Guide/Tour Conductor]
A tour conductor or bus guide will not be accompanying this tour.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Regarding Children/Infants]
Regarding infant booking charges: JPY 7,000 will be charged for each infant age 2 or younger requiring their own seat (JPY 3,500/one-way x 2).
JPY 7,000 will be charged for each infant age 3 to 5 for the round-trip bus fare (JPY 3,500/one-way x 2).
Please pay the bus fare in cash directly to the bus staff on location for each trip.
Children 0-5 years old must share bedding with an adult, and they will not be charged accommodation fees.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Regarding Meals]
Meals during customers' stay are not included in the tour booking charge.
Customers who would like to have meals at the hotel are advised to confirm at the front desk during hotel check-in.
Payment should be settled at the location.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Accommodation Information]
Chatrium Niseko
Address: Shiki Niseko, 190-4 Yamada, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun, Hokkaido
Guestroom Information: 1 bedroom (2 guests in 1 room), 2 bedroom (3 guests in 1 room) *Non-smoking rooms only
Check-in: From 15:00
Check-out: Until 10:00
If bus departure is later than the hotel check-out time, please leave your luggage at the hotel front desk.
Those staying at the hotel get a 5% discount on rental items at the Rhythm ski and snowboard rental shop in the hotel.
For details, please check and make requests directly to rental shop Rhythm.
*For hotel infection countermeasures, please refer to the hotel website. https://www.chatrium.com/chatriumniseko
[Important Notes/Supplements: What to Wear/Bring]
Please refrain from wearing ski or snowboard boots when riding the bus, as it is easy to slip and fall.
Please use covers when loading skis, snowboards, and other such equipment onto the bus.
We take no responsibility for any damages.
The amount of luggage allowed on the bus is generally 1 per customer.
Please be aware that it may not be possible to load 2 or more pieces of luggage. (No limit on suitcase size)
Round trip bus fare, Accommodation charges (7 nights, no meals), 8 Day Niseko United (Niseko All Mountain) lift ticket
Meal charges, Ski/snowboard rental fees