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.
1 day or more
Meet at Higashi-Shiogama Station on the JR Senseki Line.
Local fisherman Sakurai-san will be waiting to pick you up (5 min drive to guesthouse)!
After checking-in to the seaside guesthouse get ready to get out on the water!
Spend a couple of hours on the fishing boat with Sakurai-san, experiencing local fishing activities like :
Net-fishing for Japanese blue crab
Drive-in net fishing experience
(other fishing experiences may be available with prior consultation)
Embrace your inner adventurer and head to a deserted island in the Rifu area of Matsushima Bay.
Fry-up your fresh catch of the day on a BBQ and wash it down with some beer or local sake.
Sit back, relax and enjoy the rare chance to take-in night views of Matsushima Bay from the water.
Return to shore and enjoy a good night’s rest at Sakurai-san’s local guesthouse.
Soak in the bath before making yourself comfortable in your traditional futon on tatami matting.
**Optional extra (at 5000 yen per person)**
Hop on another local boat and be taken out to a secluded bay for a SUP (Stand Up Paddle-boarding) experience on the calm morning sea.
Enjoy local Japanese breakfast at the guesthouse before being driven back to Higashi-Shiogama Station.
＊Option to extend stay with additional fishing/marine activity experience available by consultation.
Experience ends at Higashi-Shiogama Station.