Asahiyama Zoo

100 Things to Do in Hokkaido, the Beautiful Northern Region of Japan, in 2019

Hokkaido is one of the four main islands of Japan. It is a skiing and snowboarding hotspot in winter and is home to the indigenous people of Japan, the Ainu. The region is renowned for its breathtaking beauty, its February Snow Festival, and its amazing seafood. A great place to visit for sports in winter…

Ever Fancied Seeing a Penguin Parade Up Close? Then Check Out Asahiyama Zoo!

Japan love their animals, that’s for sure. Every city you visit comes with an array of animal-centric activities that can be difficult find anywhere else. Hokkaido is no different; here you’ll be able to get up close to see some adorable penguins at Asahiyama Zoo! Asahiyama Zoo Author’s photo   The zoo in Asahikawa is…

The Best Zoo in Japan: Asahiyama Zoo in Hokkaido!

The best zoo in Japan, Asahiyama Zoo Have you heard of Asahiyama zoo? This zoo got first prize in a few Japanese zoo rankings such as on trip adviser. In this article, I will tell you the reasons why Asahiyama zoo got the first prize and what it’s special features are! 1. Exhibition types Exhibitions…

5 Most Interactive Zoos in Japan

For families with young kids, visiting Japan for temples, shrines and landscapes is never enough. Bring your kids to Japan’s many parks and zoos for your little ones to enjoy. Take note of these five most interactive zoos in Japan and why don’t you bring your kids to one of them for a more enjoyable…