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Great Places To See In Japan During The Winter

If you are planning a vacation to Japan during the winter, there are some amazing places to see. While Japan offers a temperate climate for most of the country, there are also places that resemble a winter wonderland and can welcome you into your snowy dreams.

The most visited place in Japan during the winter is, of course, Hokkaido. This far Northern part of Japan gets a huge amount of snowfall and boasts several ice festivals to go along with it. This makes it the ideal winter wonderland in Japan and an amazing place to visit during the winter months. Click here to read more info about places in Japan.

Sapporo in Tokyo holds a huge snow festival every year. This festival includes ice and snow sculptures that are sure to impress you. From whole villages to several story animals these sculptures are truly works of art.

If you go a little more north, you will be able to find the Japanese macaques. These incredibly fuzzy monkeys have no natural predators, so they aren’t particularly scared of people. This comes in handy when you want to watch them relax in the sulfur-rich pools they use to stay warm. Seeing their …