Looking for easy day trip ideas within 1 hour of Sapporo city? These day trips are conveniently located close to Sapporo city and are accessible by public transport. Visit the historic seaside town of Otaru - famous for glassware, canals and seafood. For art and nature lovers, a trip out to Hill of the Buddha, the Moai statues, and Sapporo Art Park is recommended - peaceful, beautiful and inspiring. Great day trips for families, groups or solo travel.