Due to the continued global spread of the COVID19 virus and the associated impact upon public health and safely in Japan, reservations for all tours and experience programs will be SUSPENDED until May 2020, or until the situation improves and relevant restrictions upon travel are lifted.
We look forward to welcoming you back to Tohoku as soon as possible. In the meantime, please stay safe and well!
~ Inoutbound Sendai Matsushima Inc.
2 to 3 hours
The rice fertile soil of the Kitakami River catchment area has long supported the prosperity of World Heritage town, Hiraizumi. The fresh produce and rice that are born from this soil have played an integral role in the town’s history. Discover the best scenic spots to appreciate this picturesque countryside on a local cycling tour! Riding through the atmospheric morning mist, you will truly feel the history and essence of the town. After working up an appetite, you’ll also enjoy a simple cooking lesson and re-fuel with a bowl of your own handmade ‘Hatto-jiru’ (dumpling soup), a local delicacy. Bicycles can be returned to the rental-cycle return spot in front of the station.
12,000 JPY (tax incl.)
Set off on a guided cycling tour through the rice-fields and picturesque countryside scenery, stopping at several scenic and historical points along the way.
Your guide will take you off the beaten path (literally) to some of the best look-out points and local secrets.
Arriving back at experience cafe ‘wa’, enjoy a simple cooking class and sit down to a piping-hot bowl of local delicacy ‘hatto-jiru’ (dumpling soup)!
Tour ends after meal.
Bicycles can be returned to the rental-cycle return spot in front of the station.