After a convenient Sapporo pick up from major hotels in Sapporo, you will head in the direction of Monbetsu where your cruise will depart. Break up the journey with a visit to Asahiyama Zoo, the acclaimed zoo in Hokkaido known for its penguin walks and wildlife displays. You will spend 2 hours at the zoo before continuing to Monbetsu to board GARINKO II for a drift ice sightseeing adventure, one of the best renowned drift ice cruises in Hokkaido. Watch as the cruise effortlessly crushes through the frozen sea and keep your eyes pealed for seals and other winter wildlife. The trip from the zoo to Monbetsu is approximately 4 hours with breaks at the Takinoue Service Area. After your ice drift sightseeing adventure, you will be taken back to the city and be dropped off at your preferred hotel location.