Known for its endless fields of colourful flowers during the summer season, take a day trip from Niseko to Furano. The best time to visit would be between July and September. The town is widely considered as one of the most picturesque places in Hokkaido. Here are the top five things to do when visiting this vibrant destination.
Travel through the sea of purple flowers and enjoy the cool summer breeze while taking in the calming lavender scent in the air.
Tomita Farm and Patchwork Road
Let your eyes feast on rainbow hills of blooming flowers in an assortment of colours.
Lavender Ice Cream
Not only is the ice cream here visually pleasing, the fine combination between milk and lavender makes this a delicious treat to have on a warm summer day.
Try the famous black cheese from Furano Cheese Factory. Made from squid ink and black sesame, the taste is intriguing.
Anpan Man Shop
Visit the speciality store of Anpan Man, one of Japan's longest running picture book series. Adapted into animation, Anpan Man is popular among all ages in Japan. Come and discover the charm yourself.