Furano-style travel suggestions

We have prepared several courses that will take you around some of the tourist sites in Furano. Please take advantage of this information when making your travel plans. Model courses are just an example of sightseeing. Be sure and plan your travel so that you have a leisurely stay in Furano. Let us, the Furano Tourism Association, help you plan your travel. Please inquire if you have any questions.

Feel the vast turf of Furano underfoot on the Trekking Course

Strolling Furano Station Course (1)

This course allows for a pleasant brief tour on foot around Furano Station. It generally takes about one hour, but time may differ according to how fast you walk and how long you stay at each facility.


JR Furano Station

Coin lockers are available inside Furano Station, or Moriya Lavender Shop (souvenirs, rental cycles) will keep your large suitcases for you. (paid)


Heso Park

Small park along the Mutogawa River. Inside the park is a [Heso Bonding Rock] and if you hold hands with someone through the opening on each side it is said your bond will be strengthened. Take someone special (family, friend or lover) to this park.


Amataro (Hamtaiyaki)

Ham and mayonnaise are ingredients for the unusual [Ham Taiyaki], but the taste is addictive. Soft cream and other items are served as well, so you can stop in and get something to take along on your walk.


Hokkaido Centre Post and Furano Shrine

The post that marks the center of Hokkaido is located on the grounds of Furano Elementary School. Furano is the belly button of Hokkaido. Across from the center mark is the Furano Shrine which also appears from time to time in dramas. Next to the main hall there are many sacred trees planted on the grounds of this historical shrine that is well over 100 years old. Stop by and pray for safety on your trip.


Furano Marche

Inside the facility there is the Furano Produce Center, Farmer's Market, Sweets Café and Take-out Shop. At [Information Furano] staff are ready to give travel tips. Furano Marche showcases the appeal of Furano's great products such as vegetables, fruit, sweets, meals and so much more.

If you have time take a break and enjoy a cup of coffee at [Sugiyama Coffee] which roasts coffee beans from all over the world.

JR Furano Station