Hokkaido_Asahiyama Zoo


Welcome to my page.
I am an English guide in charge of Asahiyama Zoo.

Below is the sightseeing spot I provide the guiding service.


Asahiyama Zoo, located in Asahikawa city in the center of Hokkaido, is Japan’s most popular zoological garden for its very unique way of display of animals which allow visitors to observe wild animals in nature. The highlights include the Polar Bear Pavilion, where you can witness polar bears powerfully dive into a water as they do in the Arctic Ocean and the Hippopotamus Pavilion, where you will be amazed to see them swimming skillfully under the water. The ”penguin-parade” which take place every day is a must-see exhibition.

Open; 9:30-16:00 * (varies depending on season)

Price; 820 yen for adults (free of charge for child 14 or under)

Access; 40 minutes by shuttle bus from the Asahikawa JR Station which runs every 30 minutes. (440 yen). 1h20min. from the Sapporo JR Station to the Asahikawa JR Station. (every 30 minutes)













My personal information


  I’m a National Certificated English Guide. Actually, I’m working based in Hokkaido. I have worked for several sports events including cycling, baseball games for international exchange. I’m an outdoor person. I love traveling. My favorite countries are New Zealand, Portugal, Spain, Canada, most of South American countries. I love fishing, mountaineering and eating delicious foods. I also speak Spanish, too. Please feel free to ask me anything.


Guide Fee


Half Day; 8000 yen Full Day; 15000 yen *any other expense including transport, entrance fees etc. charged extra.


Please read my proposal carefully. I will make every effort to make your trip pleasant.

I will e-mail my proposal to you if you consider to request my service.


Voices of Customers


  I’ve been always appreciated by my customers for all my attentive supports.


How to request my service


  If you consider to request my service, please contact here : please inform info@erf.jp of my code (e01HSZ149ENG)

  ERF will inform me of your e-mail address, your name and other information. Then I will contact you by email.

  I will send you “my guiding proposal” by e-mail, so please read it and determine whether or not to request my service.

  Please let me know if you have decided to request my service.


I am looking forward to your request.
Thank you.