The charm of Hokkaido is being able to
enjoy "variegated nature and gourmet."
First, when it sees about "We are nature",
There are a TAISETSU mountain system where the mountains in Hokkaido where a center, Mt.Asahidake, etc. are almost high stand in a row, and five national parks including unexplored region Shiretoko authorized by the World Natural Heritage Site of the Unesco which have characterful nature, such as a wetland, in it.
In addition, there are the coastline and islands with much change which were blessed with the lakes and marshes which show a beautiful scene, and strangely shaped rocks.
We can enjoy such a nature beautiful figure from a tourist ship, also can enjoy watching of the animal of the seas, such as a whale and a dolphin.
Hokkaido cannot overlook the season of the flower which starts in the bloom of the cherry blossoms and the Ume the end of the month in April, either.
We are underfoot observable, even if alpine flora does not climb a high mountain from the characteristics, such as weather, except that it applies the end of the month in September and Moss phlox, Cosmos, etc. of a park bloom all over bigly.
Hokkaido is a treasury of a wild bird. Large-sized visitant and swans, and a Steller's sea eagle, white-tailed sea eagle, also show a figure including the Red-crowned crane of a natural treasure of Japan.
We cannot overlook Hokkaido during winter from the end of November to March every year. In various parts of Hokkaido of all in white, illuminations are turned on and shine with snow in winter sky. Winter festival is also held in various places.
Drift ice washes the Sea of Okhotsk coast from the middle of January to March every year. From Abashiri and Mombetsu, the tourist ship which cruises the inside of drift ice operates.
On the other hand, another charm of Hokkaido is a "gourmet."
It is that fresh and abundant delicacies from the sea and delicacies from the mountains are eaten.
For example, as a gourmet who collected with delicacies from the sea
urchin, salmon roe, the "seafood bowl(Kaisendon)" into which the scallopｓwent fully how much, the "bowl of rice topped with salmon roe(Ikuradon)"
into which salmon roe went fully, etc. are popular gourmets, and many tourists
visit this to a pleasure.
In addition, Hokkaido is [ an sa-ke, wine, sweets, etc. ] popular.
As mentioned above, We have introduced the nature which each area in Hokkaido has, and the charm of sightseeing. We would like reference to enjoy the travel to Hokkaido for this.
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