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Asahiyama Zoo

Travel Guide - Asahiyama Zoo

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Asahiyama Zoo is famous for its unique way of animal exhibition. You can see the penguins swimming in the tunnel-shaped underwater walkway at Penguin House, the 300 kilograms of big white bears diving and swimming at White Bear House, the seals swimming up and down in the cylinder-shaped tank at Seal House, the orangutans walking at 16 meters above at Orangutan House, the Yezo Shika deer jumping over your head at Yezo Shika deer's Forest, and so on.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:30 - 17:15 (late-April - mid-October) *admission until 16:00
  • 9:30 - 16:30 (mid-October - early-November) *admission until 16:00
  • 10:30 - 15:30 (mid-November - mid-April) *admission until 15:00

ClosedClosed

  • December 30 - January 1
  • early-April - late-April *varies every year
  • early-November - mid-November *varies every year

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 820 yen (General, Adult)
  • Admission Free (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 40 minutes from JR Asahikawa Station by the bus bound for Arashiyama-dobutsuen. Get off at the last stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • Higashiasahikawacho Kuranuma, Asahikawa-shi, Hokkaido, 078-8205

TweetsTweets

Sato(Nya) @satonyasu - 2019-11-08
@1000sins Hokkaido! Hokkaido is a good place! (tanuki at Asahiyama Zoo in Hokkaido)

(If bakudanyaki was in Osaka,… https://t.co/yHmMjYz8j1
foot feet @bloodeccos - 2019-11-06
ditto with hiroshi abe, i was so thrilled seeing his work decorating asahiyama zoo, i think bringing it into 3d is… https://t.co/3tJ5Hb42tO
lena fotia @bloodeccos - 2019-11-06
ditto with hiroshi abe, i was so thrilled seeing his work decorating asahiyama zoo, i think bringing it into 3d is… https://t.co/3tJ5Hb42tO
🦇⚡️lenakun the host of the nightmare⚡️🦇 @bloodeccos - 2019-11-06
ditto with hiroshi abe, i was so thrilled seeing his work decorating asahiyama zoo, i think bringing it into 3d is… https://t.co/3tJ5Hb42tO
Spectrum OC16 @oc16tv - 2019-11-04
On the Season Finale of Ultimate Japan we visit Hokkaido's beautiful and fragrant lavender gardens, take an icebrea… https://t.co/v3gAbiE1p8
sado 🎃❄️👻 @hoihoisado - 2019-09-28
@TheSenator Next year? I don’t think we’ll be in Hokkaido, prob just Tokyo. They have cute penguin walks at Asahiya… https://t.co/MA4xNr0T1d
sado: OWL support aunty @hoihoisado - 2019-09-28
@TheSenator Next year? I don’t think we’ll be in Hokkaido, prob just Tokyo. They have cute penguin walks at Asahiya… https://t.co/MA4xNr0T1d
spoopy sado 🎃❄️👻 @hoihoisado - 2019-09-28
@TheSenator Next year? I don’t think we’ll be in Hokkaido, prob just Tokyo. They have cute penguin walks at Asahiya… https://t.co/MA4xNr0T1d
SuiToyKids @SuiToyKids - 2019-09-21
Japanese train toys, Asahiyama zoo train, Gordon, steam locomotive https://t.co/BguSgZvic3 @YouTube
Ayu @_ayuEnglish - 2019-09-19
Today I'd like to write about Hokkaido. Hokkaido is the island located in the northernmost tip of Japan and has bee… https://t.co/7dEWnOFVut
Miho_英作文練習中 @miho_flathill - 2019-09-14
Asahikawa city Asahiyama zoo 旭山動物園 has announced to raise the admission fee to ¥1000 from ¥840 from April next year… https://t.co/p3BjXbjpLR
Jasmine, alright @trash_b0i - 2019-08-30
@MASSIVE_LEGE It's the Asahiyama zoo! Look it up, it's real big and has a whole lot of cool animals too. But we all… https://t.co/qHPyjD2FBn
Jasmine, but why @trash_b0i - 2019-08-30
@MASSIVE_LEGE It's the Asahiyama zoo! Look it up, it's real big and has a whole lot of cool animals too. But we all… https://t.co/qHPyjD2FBn
Jasmine, slight return @trash_b0i - 2019-08-30
@MASSIVE_LEGE It's the Asahiyama zoo! Look it up, it's real big and has a whole lot of cool animals too. But we all… https://t.co/qHPyjD2FBn
LIVE JAPAN @LIVEJAPANGuide - 2019-08-30
Love animals? Then look no further! #Hokkaido has a gorgeous collection of energetic #animals at Asahiyama #Zoo, pe… https://t.co/hJP5bIpSXn
Ticket KD @ticketkd - 2019-08-29
Hokkaido Day Tour from Sapporo: Asahiyama Zoo, Shirogane Blue Pond & More Sale 11% - - Discover the best of Hokkaid… https://t.co/esaaYsoWVe
Love, Food in Japan @daisukifood - 2019-08-27
Now I’m in Asahiyama Zoo. This is the most famous and popular zoo in Japan. https://t.co/dbkkCfKRnt
re-how.net @rehownet2 - 2019-08-24
[KADOKAWA Co., Ltd.] A collaboration project with Asahiyama City Asahiyama Zoo starts on August 24th in the monthly… https://t.co/KWpoDr221M
One More Guyjin @OneMoreGuyjin - 2019-08-13
⭕️Part 2⭕️ of our Hokkaido Vlog is up! In part 1 I surprised Arisa with asking her to marry me.

In this video we… https://t.co/VlY6Rbef6s
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2019-08-11
A group of penguins at Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/rKFAUo2zWV via @YouTube #Penguin #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
A trip to Japan @AtriptoJapan - 2019-08-10
Asahiyama Zoo in Hokkaido entertains us with its unique ways to show animals.
#atriptojapan #asahiyamazoo #hokkaido… https://t.co/4o7A56Q3Nb
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2019-08-10
A group of penguins at Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/rKFAUo2zWV via @YouTube #Penguin #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2019-08-10
Sunbathing Harbor seal from Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/dtBmNmYPij via @YouTube

#HarborSeal #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2019-08-09
A group of penguins at Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/rKFAUo2zWV via @YouTube #Penguin #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2019-08-09
Sunbathing Harbor seal from Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/dtBmNmYPij via @YouTube

#HarborSeal #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2019-08-08
Sunbathing Harbor seal from Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/dtBmNmYPij via @YouTube

#HarborSeal #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2019-08-07
A group of penguins at Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/rKFAUo2zWV via @YouTube #Penguin #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2019-08-07
Sunbathing Harbor seal from Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/dtBmNmYPij via @YouTube

#HarborSeal #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2019-08-06
A group of penguins at Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/rKFAUo2zWV via @YouTube #Penguin #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal
The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2019-08-06
Sunbathing Harbor seal from Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/dtBmNmYPij via @YouTube

#HarborSeal #Japan #Hokkaido #Zoo #Animal

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