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Sapporo Sights and Landmarks Guide, Japan

The city of Sapporo is a newly built city and hence you might not get the feel of traditional Japan architecture like in the other cities of Japan. But the modern facilities, awesome methods to cope with snowfall, and the cleanliness is what makes this city of Japan a must visit metropolitan city.

To start with one can visit the Odori Park. It is considered to be the most famous park of Sapporo. It is said that the construction work for the modernization of this city was started from this place itself. Odori Park is considered to be the symbol of Sapporo City and is located right in the center of the city. The park is quite lengthy and extends to over 15 blocks. The park is famous point for those who want to take a break from the fast running city. Flowers, trees, and greenery around the park gives it an awesome look.

The Pioneer Village will give you the feel of the industrialized age of Japan. This village houses multiple gardens and buildings which are designed in the fashion monuments used to be designed before the 20th century. The 100th anniversary point for the city of Sapporo is also located in this village itself.

The beer of Sapporo City is famous in complete Japan and hence the beer museum of Sapporo has also become very famous amongst the beer lovers. This museum is administered by the Sapporo Brewing Company. The museum is loaded with information about the history of beer in Japan. One can also taste all the kinds of beer available in the museum for a nominal fee. A beer garden next door is always ready to serve your real needs.

The clock tower is considered to be the oldest building of Sapporo City. It was constructed somewhere in 1878 under the governance of Agriculture College of Sapporo. The monument is the Mecca for Japanese tourists and hence foreign visitors must respect the monument if they want the locals to love them.

Jozankei is the natural hot spot for tourists in the city of Sapporo. It is around an hour away (by road) from the city of Sapporo. This location is famous for its colorful surroundings and beautiful landscape.

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