Nanporo (南幌町 Nanporo-chō) is a small town located in the Sorachi District, Sorachi Subprefecture of Hokkaido Prefecture with a population of about 8,100 people. Nanporo is about 20 km to the east of Sapporo.
The Chuo Bus connects Nanporo to Sapporo and other bigger cities. There is about 1 bus per hour. http://teikan.chuo-bus.co.jp/
The nearest train stations are Nopporo Station to the west (15 min drive) or Kitahiroshima Station to the south (20 min drive).
(Coming soon) talk about jet placements, comings and goings, foreign community.
Nanporo Onsen is quite nice and worth a visit. http://www.ambix.co.jp/en/nanporo.asp
There is one supermarket A-COOP in town and one small home center store
There are two really great ramen shops in town: Mugen (夢玄), famous for spicy miso and Kirara(きらら), famous for using all natural ingredients.
(Coming soon) In this section write about any other services. Maybe banks, post offices, medical, libraries, hair dresser, sports, travel agencies. Maybe places you found helpful like English schools
- http://www.town.nanporo.hokkaido.jp (Japanese)