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Cycle Japan

 

Summary: Off the beaten track cycling - Enjoy the landscapes, flavours and characters of rural Japan|Point-to-Point cycling - Uninterrupted ride for 8 days around the Noto Peninsula|Kyoto - Japan's historic capital, filled with temples and traditional tea houses|T...

Duration 13 Days
Next Departure 12-May-2019
Starting at USD 5,690.00

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Operator
Explore!
Tour
Cycle Japan
Tour Code
CJA
Tour Sub-Type
Bicycle Tour
Travel Style
Bicycle Tour where you ride a bike

Summary

Off the beaten track cycling - Enjoy the landscapes, flavours and characters of rural Japan|Point-to-Point cycling - Uninterrupted ride for 8 days around the Noto Peninsula|Kyoto - Japan's historic capital, filled with temples and traditional tea houses|Tokyo- Explore the modern metropolis|Kanazawa - Visit the gardens of Kenrokuen, one of the most beautiful in Japan|The Noto Peninsula - Cycle amongst the stunning coastal landscapes of the Sea of Japan|Hot springs - Experience the country's famous onsens and soothe your cycling legs|Delicious local food - Enjoy traditional Japanese cuisine with locally sourced ingredients|Shirakawa-go - Visit World Heritage farmhouses and historic towns|Bullet Train - Ride the iconic Shinkansen bullet train to Tokyo||

1.
Join tour in historic Kyoto
2.
Kyoto sightseeing by bike. Including Ginkaku-ji and along The Philosopher's Path to the Nanzen-ji temple complex
3.
Morning train to Kanazawa. Bike tour of Kenroku-en Garden and the old teahouse district
4.
Cycling around the beautiful Noto Peninsula including the Chirihama Beach Road
5.
Cycle the coastal road to Wajima, stopping off at the Sojijiso-in temple
6.
Explore Wajima Market. Continue along the stunning coastal road to Suzu
7.
Cycle to Noto Ushitsu as we head down the eastern side of the peninsula
8.
Cycle to Wakura Onsen where ancient, healing hot baths await our arrival
9.
We begin our journey inland as we head up to Shokawa Onsen
10.
Our cycle journey concludes at beautiful Shirakawa-go, famous for its traditional gassho-zukuri farmhouses
11.
Shinkansen bullet train to Tokyo
12.
Enjoy Tokyo from our base in the historic Asakusa district a stone's throw from Sensoji temple
13.
Tour ends Tokyo

Visited Countries: Japan

Details

From the ancient city of Kyoto we cycle along quiet roads on the Noto Peninsula and into the highlands around the Shirakawa-go historic village, taking us firmly off the beaten track and providing us with a glimpse of old Japan. Along the way we will see one of the finest Japanese gardens in Kanazawa and enjoy varied mountain scenery and coastal paths. We end our journey travelling by bullet train to modern Tokyo.

Travel Package
Description Coming from   Going to
Tour Kyoto Yokohama


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Next Departure: 08-Apr-2019 Starting at: USD 4,980.00

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