About Sapporo, Hokkaido
- Tourism Authority of Sapporo
- Weather in Sapporo
Around 140 years ago, it was merely ascattering of huts which belonged to
Ainu and Japanese families. Now, it has been evaluated
as the number two city recommended according to the famous tour site Tripadviser.
million residents, making it the largest city north of Tokyo (and the fifth largest in
Japan). It was introduced to the world when the Winter Olympics were held here
back in 1972, and its wonderful and astonishing ski slopes continue to attract winter
travelers. In August, when the rest of Japan is sweltering under uncomfortably heats and
humidity, Sapporo stays pleasantly cool.
The perfectly merged aspects of art, fashion, history, modern scenery and culture
present you a ever-changing and surprising adventure into the most welcome city
in northern Japan. With no doubt, Sapporo will be your first choice of relaxing yourself
in a breezy and refreshing experience at the very beginning of Summertime.