Useful information for foreign tourists who are sightseeing in Sapporo: Foreign language assistance

Tourist information centers, bus tours, and guest houses are recommended places to receive foreign language assistance in Sapporo.

Tourist Information

You can easily ask for help at places with staff stationed to offer foreign language assistance, whether it’s about Sapporo sightseeing information or just a quick question. Check the page listed below for a list of tourist information centers offering foreign language assistance.

Tourist Information

Bus Tours

Refer to the page listed below for an introduction to some bus tours that offer foreign language guidance, with routes that cover major sightseeing spots in and around Sapporo.
*Foreign language guidance is available on some tours only.
*Foreign language guidance is provided via audio only. Tours are not conducted by a live guide.

Sapporo day-trip bus tours

Guest House

Staying at a guesthouse is another option popular with young travelers. Since many guesthouses have stationed staff capable of speaking English, and the relationship between host and guest is closer than at typical accommodation options, you may be able to get the kind of tips and recommendations that only Sapporo locals can offer.

Guest House