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Donkoro Outdoor School

1074 Ochiai, Minamifurano-cho, Sorachi-gun 079-2551, Hokkaido
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New terrific experience organised wonderfully

Never try snow shoe hiking before. The tour guides spoke good English, and they helped us to put... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
Piggy M
via mobile
An amazing experience ... SNOW-SHOE trekking!

As I don't ski, I wanted to enjoy winter in Minami Furano, so we went snow-shoe trekking. The staff... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Vanessa Y
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Tokyo, Japan
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1074 Ochiai, Minamifurano-cho, Sorachi-gun 079-2551, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Never try snow shoe hiking before. The tour guides spoke good English, and they helped us to put on the gears in the lodge. They have jackets, pants and boots, so we don’t need to worry if we have the right costume. They led us...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

As I don't ski, I wanted to enjoy winter in Minami Furano, so we went snow-shoe trekking. The staff were excellent and handled everything so efficiently ... our flight from Tokyo was delayed and we thought we would not make it in time (12:30 p.m.)...More

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NPODonkoro, guide at Donkoro Outdoor School, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Thank you Vanessa for posting. I am glad that you enjoyed the tour. Also, Thank you for introducing various events during the tour. I remember it well. I had fun. Also, please come visit us when you all came to Hokkaido. You can also enjoy...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

On 28 August, my travel agent helped me contact this company for booking 4 places of dog sledding tour on 28 Dec (morning session). We were told that booking hadn't been opened and we should contact them again on 2 Oct. Our travel agent followed...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2017

I have done dog sledding at other places and this was the only time I had horrifying experience. My parents and I were on one 3-man sled behind, while my sister and her boyfriend were on the 2-man sled in front. Without any warning, the...More

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NPODonkoro, お客様担当マネージャー at Donkoro Outdoor School, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Dear Sir, Thank you for visiting our Donkoro Trip Adviser site and leaving a comments. I am Customer Service Manager of NPO Donkoro. I am very sorry for my reply was late since I did not notice the sign of the comments. We will be...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2014

Have you imagine doing dog sled in Asia? If you are planning to visit Hokkaido, then this may well be worth visiting. We were in Hokkaido during the New Year holidays this year (2014). As it was a family holidays, apart from skiing, I also...More

4  Thank Terri T
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