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Japan - Undiscovered Japan - The Heart of Hokkaido - Cycling Holiday

Holiday Highlights

  • Soaking in an outdoor onsen after a day on the bike
  • Sampling sushi with a smooth sake
  • Lake Mashu and Iozan Sulphur Mountain
  • Searching for Siberian Cranes at Teshigawa
  • Relaxed rural riding and scenic coastal routes
  • Ainu culture and friendly fishing communities

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Day Description Distance Meals
1 Departure for Japan    
2 Arrival in Japan - Tokyo e-bike tour - Sights of Shinjuku 9 Miles / 15 Kms  
3 Tokyo to Hokkaido / Transfer to Yamahana 6 Miles / 10 Kms B D  
4 Yamahana to Teshikaga 43 Miles / 70 Kms B D  
5 Lake Mashu - Iozan - Lake Kussharo 37 Miles / 60 Kms B  
6 Teshikaga to Naka Shibetsu 36 Miles / 58 Kms B D  
7 Naka Shibetsu to Shibetsu 30 Miles / 48 Kms B D  
8 Shibetsu to Rausu 30 Miles / 48 Kms B D  
9 Rausu to Shari 43 Miles / 70 Kms B  
10 Shari to Memanbetsu 34 Miles / 55 Kms B D  
11 Memanbetsu to Tokyo   B  
12 Departure   B  

Key: B - Breakfast, L - Lunch, D - Dinner

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Holiday Information

Much more than just a cycling holiday in Japan, this is an opportunity to experience the unique Ainu culture of Hokkaido and meet people ready to share their wonderful cuisine and traditions.
Join us as we enjoy the peace and tranquility of Japan’s most northern island during a tour that has been carefully crafted to ensure you get the very best of this unique part of the country.
This is a land of incredible lakes, steaming volcanic mountains and soothing natural hot springs, all of which can be explored via a myriad of quiet country lanes that are just perfect for cycling.
Hokkaido is the best place in Japan to enjoy onsens (hot-spring baths) which are invariably part of your accommodation and there is nothing better to end your cycling day.
Food plays an integral part of Japanese life so be prepared for some truly delicious cuisine along the way. For the adventurous there is a new food adventure around each and every corner.
Accommodation is of a high standard throughout and varies from modern hotels to comfortable traditional minshuku and ryokan.

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Holiday Summary

Duration:
12 days
Prices From:
£3,200
Estimated flight price
£800

Optional

Bike Hire
£210.00
Single Room Option:
£250.00
Single Room Option:
£250.00
Insurance - WW ex N America 17 Day:
£100.00
Insurance - WW ex N America 17 Day:
£100.00

Holiday Details

Place to place

10 nights hotel / Japanese guesthouses / Onsen hotels

Breakfast and 6 evening meals provided

8 days biking

Guided with vehicle support

Ask about private departures and group bookings

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Last Updated: 27/04/2018