Shiretoko Drift Ice Walk (1 time)/Abashiri Drift Icebreaker Ship Aurora (1 ride)
You can choose Drift Icebreaker Ship or Drift Ice Walk.
Abashiri Drift Icebreaker Ship Aurora
Ice world just before you! Hokkaido is the southernmost point of the northern hemisphere where drift ice can be seen! Tourists from all The ship goes forward while breaking ice. Enjoy dynamic cruising with Drift Icebreaker ship Aurora. A bus ticket to go to the boarding spot is also included!
Drift Icebreaker Ship Aurora
Snowy mountains and Sea Ice
Icebreaker ship goes forward
Impressive view and ship make everyone happy
|February 1 - February 28||March 1 - March 31|
|Sunset cruising: From Feb 8 to Mar 10/Fri, Sat Sun 16:30|
Check-in 15min before departure.
*Cruising is around 1 hour. (Depending on the drift ice conditions)
*Cruising to the Cape Notoro will be applied if there are no drift ice on the day.
*Sunset cruising may be cancelled if the number of applicants did not reach the minimum number of participants or there are no drift ice on the day.
*Cruising from March 15 may be cancelled if the number of applicants is 15 or less.
Shiretoko Drift Ice Walk
Not only viewing! Wear a protect suit and explore with a guide. Float on the sea with drift ice, see fantastic sunset over the sea covered with drift ice and feel magnificent earth.
Lay down on the floating ice
White world floating in an endless sea
Act like a video game character
Let's make a snow mountain together
|Eligibility||Height: more than 140cm, weight: less than 100kg
All the participants are required to generally manage their safety and walk properly. 200m - 2km walk during the tour. Please read "Important information for participants" in advance, and join the tour if you understand and agree. Participants are required to follow the instruction from the guide. You need energy and motivation to walk on unstable drift ice and endure the temperature and the environment in the severe winter season. *Those who meets the following criteria cannot participate in the tour: Those who use medical devices, or health anxiety. Those who cannot walk without supporting. Solo participation. Although a dry-suit is waterproof, seawater may leak in from pinholes around wrists and neck, and wet your clothes. Staff of language/Japanese only
Required time for the tour is 90min which includes pick-up service and introduction). The time of walking on drift ice is about 40 - 60min. Pick-up service is limited to Utoro area. We will pick you up if you wish. Come to the assembly spot 10mi before departure. *There are no toilets at the site. Please go to the restroom before joining.
Book a pass
・Abashiri Drift Icebreaker Ship Aurora (1 time)
・Abashiri Sightseeing Facilities Pass (Valid for 1 day)
・Shiretoko Adventure Pass (Sightseeing bus 1 time ride+ Local bus for 1-day)/Teshikaga Eco Passport (Valid for 2 days)
Eastern Hokkaido Nature Pass "Shiretoko Drift Ice Walk Plan"・WILLER Senmo Main Line Unlimited Ride Pass (Valid for 3 days)
・Shiretoko Drift Ice Walk (1 time)
・Shiretoko Adventure Bus (Sightseeing bus 1 time ride)+ Local bus for 1-day)
・Teshikaga Eco Passport (Valid for 2 days)