Asahikawa

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Located in the center of Hokkaido, Asahikawa () is the island's second largest city after Sapporo. The city is not known as a leading tourist destination, but its zoo, Asahiyama Zoo, is among Japan's best and most popular. The local noodle dish, Asahikawa Ramen, is also quite well known.

What To See

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Asahiyama Zoo

Very popular, unique zoological garden.

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Side Trips from Asahikawa

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Daisetsuzan

Hokkaido's largest and wildest national park.

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Furano

Town with beautiful lavender and flower fields.

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Last updated: October 24, 2014
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