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Enjoy the winter night view! Hokkaido's scenic drive course departing from New Chitose Airport

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We will introduce driving courses that you can take from New Chitose Airport. A winter drive in Hokkaido where you can experience the powder snow. You can enjoy the night view of ``Blue Pond'' and ``White Beard Falls'' illuminated only in winter.

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Mileage: One way, approximately 192km Travel time: One way, approximately 3 hours 21 minutes Toll road fee: One-way/ETC fee 1,860 yen (Doto Expressway "Chitose Higashi IC" - "Shimukappu IC")

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Let's go see the illuminations only available in winter ~ Experience the pure snow and blessings of the earth in Biei ~

Go north on the Doto Expressway to Furano National Highway/National Route 237. First, we will look at the ``Ken and Mary Tree'' with its beautiful hill scenery. After touring the Patchwork Road, where you can see the scenery of a large snowy field, head to Shirahige Falls and Blue Pond to see the winter-only illuminations.

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Route to the next spot: Hokkaido Central Area Connecting Road/National Route 337, Doto Expressway, Furano National Highway/National Route 237, Karikachi National Highway/National Route 38, Hokkaido Route 298, Furano National Highway/National Route 237
Time required: Approximately 2 hours 37 minutes
Distance: Approximately 161 km

Ken and Mary Tree

Route to next spot: Furano National Highway/National Route 237
Distance: Approximately 1.4 km
Required time: Approximately 5 minutes

Patchwork Road

Route to the next spot Furano National Highway/National Route 237
Distance: Approximately 2.7 km
Required time: Approximately 7 minutes

Shirahige Waterfall

Route to next spot: Prefectural Route 966
Distance: Approximately 5 minutes
Required time: Approximately 3.1 minutes

Shirogane Blue Pond

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