Hokkaido is the most northern region in Japan. It is also the coldest in Japan where temperatures can get very cold like the arctic. But Hokkaido is one of the most beautiful and culturally magnificent place in Japan. It only has about five percent of the Japanese population, but the total land mass of Hokkaido covers approximately 20 percent of Japan. Hence, Hokkaido has the most dispersed population all around Japan.
As the population is dispersed around Hokkaido, there is plenty of hidden places to travel and visit in Hokkaido. Here are some of the best!
Daisetsuzan National Park
Daisetsuzan is one of the biggest national park in Japan. In this park you can find a lot of hiking trails and hidden hot springs. It is also very beautiful with its seasonal forests and abundant wildlife. The scenery here is so picturesque and pristine, you think that you are in heaven!
An onsen is basically a natural hot spring where it is naturally warmed by the earth. This place at Noboribetsu Onsen is a magical place which you can soothe your aching muscles and joints. This place is not to be missed out and a must visit!
Ski slopes of Niseko
If you want the perfect place to ski or enjoy perfect powdery snow, then Niseko is the place to go! The snow is the most perfect snow that you can get in Japan and has amazing scenery that comes with it. If you never have seen snow before, than come to Niseko and enjoy the beautiful scenery and snow!