A picnic in the mountains, anyone? And then onsen after dinner! All the while soaking in the wonder of nature at Sounkyo Gorge.
If you are a ramen lover, you should visit Asahikawa! There's even a ramen village over there! On the way, pop by the Sunflower Farm in Hokuryu!
Otaru is just an hour's ride from Sapporo, and offers quaint scenery that's attractive both in winter and in summer! p/s: There's plenty of seafood too!
Planning for a road trip to Hokkaido? Here are some inspiration for a trip of your life, with nature, flowers, sheep and ramen!