Drift Ice Sightseeing on the Garinko-go II Icebreaker from Monbetsu (Cruise No. 1, 9:00 Departure)
1. Hop aboard the Garinko-go II, an icebreaker ship that drills through thick ice over the ocean, breaking the icy layer into pieces, as it moves forward.
2. Normally priced at JPY 3,000 per adult, this tour is available at a JPY 100 discount, bringing the price to JPY 2,900.
3. Enjoy being surrounded by vast nature as you lay your eyes on the white Okhotsk Sea, off the northernmost coast of Japan.
4. The ship makes use of its most notable feature, two great Archimedean screws at the front, to drill through the ice.
approx. 1 hours.