Hokkaido Photography
Tours & Workshops

Photograph the stunning winter landscapes of Hokkaido in Japan

 Photography in Hokkaido during the winter is a fantastic and unique experience. Hokkaido, the northernmost island of Japan, is known for its stunning winter landscapes, including snow-covered forests, frozen lakes, and beautiful wildlife. Our Hokkaido photography tours are timed to capture the beauty of this winter wonderland.

Reasons to join our Hokkaido photography tour


Hokkaido is known for its heavy snowfall, which transforms the region into a winter wonderland. The pristine white landscapes, snow-covered trees, and frozen rivers create a magical setting for photography.

Bihiro Pass, Hokkaido, Japan

Iconic Locations

Some popular winter photography spots in Hokkaido include Shiretoko Peninsula, Biei, Furano, and the town of Niseko. Each location offers unique opportunities for capturing the beauty of the winter season.

Beautiful locations

On photo tour, you will experience a wide variety of locations including beautiful snowy rolling hills, wooden cabins, farm buildings, fence lines and the distant mountains of Biei to the unique rock formations of Yoichi, Esashi, Daikoku and Ebisu Iwa.
Hokkaido Photography Tour in Winter

Hokkaido Wildlife

There will be plenty of opportunities to photograph the wildlife too with Whooper Swans and Red-Crowned Cranes on show and perhaps we might even get to experience Sea Eagles and Ezo Deer too.

An unforgettable time

Hokkaido in winter offers a wide range of photographic opportunities, whether you’re interested in landscapes, wildlife or both. It’s a destination that provides both stunning natural beauty and a unique cultural experience for photographers.

Our Hokkaido photography tour will leave you with lifelong lasting memories.

Hokkaido Photography Tour in Winter

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Available dates

10th – 19th Feb 2025
5 Places Left

Tour details

Group Size

Max 10


9 nights


Lake Toya
Otaru Canal
Mount Yotei
Daikoku Rocks
Ebisu Iwa Rocks
Misakidai Torii Gate
Lake Saroma
Futatsui Rocks
Bihiro Pass
Lake Kussharo
Tsurui ito
Plus some hidden gems along the way


Nine nights hotel accommodation (double room, en-suite, single occupancy)


Dedicated 1-2-1 photography tuition from Francis Ansing

Collection from New Chitose Airport, Hokkaido and drop off at Kushiro Airport, Hokkaido

Transport during the workshop in a modern, comfortable, 4WD 10 seat Toyota Hi-Ace Grand Cabin minibus with Francis undertaking all the driving

All toll road fees 

All Hokkaido photography tour dates

Hokkaido in Winter – February 2025

10th – 19th Feb 2025
5 Places Left