Sanriku Coast Adventure [By Shinkansen]


1. Lots of sightseeing! Ryusendo Cave (Day 1) ● One of the Three Great Limestone Caves in Japan located in Iwaizumi Town, Iwate Prefecture Jodogahama rock formations (Day 2) ● On the coast of Miyako Bay in Iwate Prefecture. A nationally designated Place of Scenic Beauty. Sanriku Railway (Day 2) ● Board the local line that traverses the Rias Coastline of Sanrikuoki (Sanriku offshore) Matsushima (Day 3) ● Explore one of the 'Three Views of Japan' which are pine-covered islands that dot the sea. *The sightseeing cruise costs an additional JPY1,400. 2. Enjoy local Sanriku cuisine! ・Dinner featuring local scallops. ・Lunch featuring local abalone. ・A seafood rice bowl using plenty of fresh local seafood. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [Additional information] What's included Transportation, accommodation, meal(s), admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes. *None of these expenses will be refunded even if the participant does not use them. What's not included Any expenses not specified in the itinerary (e.g. personal expenses, optional tours.) What's included in Infant Price (3-5 years old) Bus seats only (no train seats, meals or bedding.) [Attention] *Since seats on the Sanriku Railway are non-reserved, you may not be able to sit down. In addition, the journey section traveled may change from the one in the original itinerary. *Please wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes. *The order of the itinerary is subject to change. *This tour is operated with a mix of Japanese and foreign passengers. *Seat allocations for Shinkansen: Due to the seating layout and reservation situation, even if you booked the tour as a group or a pair, your seats may not be next to or close to each other. *We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to circumstances beyond our control (traffic, weather etc.) *A decision on whether to cancel the tour will be decided by 3pm Japan Standard Time one day before the tour date. We will inform you by e-mail. *The tour end point may be different from the meeting point. Ask the tour conductor on the day. *The amended Act on the Protection of Personal Information came into effect on 30 May 2017. Customer information (name, age, gender etc.) may be forwarded to the hotels or necessary entities for the purpose of making tour arrangements. This condition shall be deemed to have been accepted by the customer upon completion of the reservation.


Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 0
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Tokyo Station (Depart 7:56~9:08) -- [Shinkansen Hayabusa] -- Morioka Station -- Mitakaibunko Rest Area -- Ryusendo Cave (Visit) -- Kitayamazaki Cliff Cruise (Enjoy views from the water) -- Shimanokoshi Station (Visit the station which has become a symbol of recovery following the 2011 earthquake) -- Tanohata (Overnight)

Day 2
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 1
  • Light meal: 0
  • Hotel Ragaso -- Kitayamazaki Observation Deck (View Kitayamazaki from above) -- Jodogahama (Seafood rice bowl lunch) -- Miyako Station -- Rias Line, Sanriku Railway (Traverse the new section just opened in March!) -- Kamaishi Station -- Minami Sanriku Onsen (Overnight)

Day 3
  • Breakfast: 1
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Minami Sanriku Onsen -- Explore the area of Minami Sanriku (Tour with a local guide and visit the downtown area which is a symbol of recovery from the 2011 earthquake) -- Matsushima (Lunch option of beef tongue or grilled tuna / [Sightseeing boat cruise available for an additional JPY1,400 if you wish.) -- Sendai station -- [Shinkansen Yamabiko] -- Tokyo Station (Arrive 17:48~18:48)

location Tokyo


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Tohoku, Iwate, Miyagi (Sendai)

  • English

  • Chinese

Language Support

A tour conductor or staff of your preferred language will accompany the tour from the designated meeting place (at a designated airport in case of a tour with airplanes) and provides the participant with basic information necessary for the tour (such as meeting place and time at each stop etc) in your preferred language. Information on sightseeing in the areas of tour destinations will not be provided. However, brochures in your preferred language will be provided.

Minimum number of participants for operation

25 Person(s)

*When the participants does not reach the number above, the tour will not be operated. If this is the case, those who have made a reservation will be informed of the matter by 14 days prior to the scheduled departure date (by 4 days prior to the departure in case of a Day-tour).

Minimum number of participants for booking

2 Person(s)

Cancellation policy Tour Condition