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A good way to get large things from "almost Tokyo" to Hokkaido

My son and I were on a bicycle tour and since you cannot take a bike on a train unless it's in a... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2015
MunichEricJ
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Munich
Coasting: Sunflower Ferry Travel

Three days before a scheduled ferry trip to Hokkaido, one of the Sunflower vessels had a fire... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2015
Dan S
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Japan
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5 Oct 2015
“A wonderful travel from Oarai near Tokyo to Tomakomai, Hokkaido”
23 Aug 2015
“A good way to get large things from "almost Tokyo" to Hokkaido”
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Reviewed 6 October 2015

The trip lasted for 18 hours, and I enjoyed every minute of if. I was a little surprised to realize that the restaurant was only open during fixed meal times (breakfast, lunch and dinner). But the food they served was really good. The ferry offers...More

1  Thank WildChef
Reviewed 23 August 2015

My son and I were on a bicycle tour and since you cannot take a bike on a train unless it's in a bag, we opted for the ferry. Outbound, we had the Sapporo on the way to a bicycle tour of Hokkaido. Unlike all...More

3  Thank MunichEricJ
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Three days before a scheduled ferry trip to Hokkaido, one of the Sunflower vessels had a fire, which raised concerns about whether peak travel would be altered or cancelled; however, except for the reservations of that particular ferry, all travel appears on schedule and our...More

1  Thank Dan S
Reviewed 19 November 2014

We used this ferry to get down to Hachinoe overnight, which took about eight and a half hours. We needed the sleep and had booked a room that slept four, even though there were only two of us. We had a great night's sleep; the...More

Thank Fritzx
Reviewed 29 March 2013

There’s no reviews written in English concerning this service. I read a somewhat negative report on CNNGo. My report is more positive than the CNN report. My family and I (wife, children aged 8 and 10) took the 1845 ferry from Hokkaido (Tomakomai) to Ibaraki...More

4  Thank liukuei
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