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Hokkaido University Sapporo Campus

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5 Kita 8 Jonishi, Kita-ku, Sapporo 060-0808, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The campus is very nice. I visited during summer so it was green and nice to walk around. I also visited the Botanical garden (entrance fee needed) of the University located a little far from the campus.

Thank Thahomina Tareq... K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its historical buildings and elm and gingko trees draw many tourist. We enjoy walking around the campus and visit the Museum. Its free and you can see many interesting display, scientific samples and a huge mammoth.

Thank Janti W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful, tree-filled campus with old buildings - it's attractive in all seasons and well worth a walk, or even getting a rental bike and cycling around it (It's big, but flat). In October the fall colors are lit up in a special event, in summer...More

1  Thank Amanda H
Reviewed August 12, 2018

One of the most scenic university ever visited. Love the surroundings and atmosphere and we even went to the library to have a look at the facility. Would love to come here again. Nice to stroll during spring and autumn to see the variety colors...More

Thank Mohamed Faizal B
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

We passed by the university out of curiosity and was awed by its sheer size. To cover 1 end to another, it took us 30 to 45mins to walk. No wonder bicycles abond in the parking lot. They even have a hospital inside the campus....More

Thank MrsKanga
Reviewed July 12, 2018

These gardens are magic- peaceful and spacious- one can forget being in the city and the range of trees - all of which are labelled- all the latin names and frequently the english ones too - so wander round and enjoy- there is an amazing...More

1  Thank Schadla-Hall T
Reviewed July 3, 2018

Lovely uni campus. Some coffee shop around, such as the one in the information center. They have a lovely deck area at the back of the building.

Thank ValescaL
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful university with lovely parks and gardens. We were there during a students food fair. So fun seeing all these lively youngsters .

Thank Keithlhk
Reviewed June 1, 2018

this university is more than 150 years old. there is a well organised museum (free admission) to tell the history

2  Thank platinumSingapore
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

A nice cool walk at the vicinity of Hokkaido University. It was a casual atmosphere. Like walking in a botanical gardens.

Thank Zainal S
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April 29, 2018|
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Response from yoshirinyoshi | Reviewed this property |
A little bit early, I guess. My friend came on 18th.Oct last year: good timing and earlier than usual. Usually late in October. It depends on though. And I'd like to mention Nasty Smell. Warch out the nuts !!
Joena J
February 25, 2018|
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Response from Jon N | Reviewed this property |
There’s no guard to stop us, so I presume you can go even in early morning
Peter T
October 30, 2017|
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Response from Low C | Reviewed this property |
This is a wonderful place for autumn leaves, especially the Gingko Avenue. There are cafeterias and restaurants in the campus.