Uncover Shizuoka's hidden gems on a private half-day hybrid bike tour. Traverse both cityscapes and countryside trails, admire Mount Fuji's majesty, experience historical Edo-era architecture and more. Perfectly paced and personalized, this tour offers an unforgettable immersion into Shizuoka’s culture and beauty.
Immerse yourself in an extraordinary journey that fuses exercise and exploration on our private half-day hybrid bike tour in the heart of Shizuoka City. Traverse the cityscapes and rural charm of Shizuoka from the saddle of a hybrid bike, designed to provide comfort and functionality in both settings. This leisurely paced adventure leads you on a route that unfurls the tapestry of Shizuoka in a way few ever experience.
Feel the thrill of gazing upon the majestic splendor of Mount Fuji as you pedal your way through the city's picturesque locales. The iconic mountain offers a timeless backdrop, adding an element of awe to your biking expedition. Ride along quaint country trails that meander through verdant rice fields, offering a serene window into Japan's farming heritage. Discover Shizuoka's Edo-era legacy as you traverse quaint, historic streets and marvel at architectural masterpieces from a bygone era.
This is more than just a tour; it's a tailored adventure that invites you to dictate your own pace. Feel free to stop and soak in the moments without the pressure of keeping up with a group. On this private journey, your enjoyment and the freedom to explore Shizuoka’s treasures unhurriedly are our priorities.
First Destination: Mochimune Fishing Port. 10 Minutes.
Immerse yourself in the maritime charm of Mochimune Fishing Port, a hub bustling with activity. Known for its multitude of white bait fishing boats, the port provides an authentic glimpse into the local fishing industry. Here, you'll witness fishermen engaged in their daily routine, adding a vibrant and real touch to your experience.
Following Destination: Utsunoya Path. 15 minutes.
Next, we pedal our way to the Utsunoya Path, a traditional Japanese village steeped in history. Nestled in the hills, this village was once a popular stopover for travelers on the ancient Tokaido route. As you wander through its quaint streets, you'll feel as though you've stepped into a time capsule, with a chance to imagine the bustle of travelers that once graced these paths.
Culminating Point: Meiji Tunnel. 15 minutes.
Our journey concludes at the intriguing Meiji Tunnel. Known as Japan's first toll tunnel, its rich history and unique architecture make it an enigmatic highlight in Shizuoka City. The tunnel's mysterious allure and historical significance provide a captivating end to your cycling adventure.
Please note that the time estimates may vary depending on traffic and other unforeseen circumstances. This itinerary is subject to change for the best possible experience.
1. What is the duration of the hybrid bike tour in Shizuoka City?
The tour is designed to last approximately four hours, giving you ample time to explore and enjoy Shizuoka City's unique blend of cityscape and countryside.
2. What type of bike will be provided for the tour?
You'll be provided with a high-quality hybrid bike for your tour. Models such as the Louis Garneau Chasse or the Merida Crossway Breeze are usually offered, providing comfort and performance in both city and countryside settings.
3. Is there a guide or navigator during the tour?
Yes, an English-speaking navigator will guide you throughout the tour, explaining the history and significance of the landmarks, and ensuring you have a memorable and informative experience.
4. What is the minimum age to participate in the tour?
The minimum age requirement for the tour is 12 years old, ensuring safety and a suitable level of physical endurance for the biking activity.
5. What's the maximum group size for each booking?
Each booking allows for a maximum of four people. This is to ensure the quality of the tour and to provide a personalized experience.
Unparalleled Exploration: Immerse yourself in a unique blend of exercise and discovery on a private half-day hybrid bike tour through Shizuoka City.
Scenic Diversity: Traverse both urban and rural landscapes of Shizuoka on a premium hybrid bike, offering comfort and functionality.
Mount Fuji Majesty: Experience the awe-inspiring presence of Mount Fuji as you pedal through the city's picturesque settings, adding a timeless backdrop to your adventure.
Rural Heritage: Cycle along tranquil country trails, passing verdant rice fields that offer a serene glimpse into Japan's agricultural history.
Edo-Era Charm: Uncover Shizuoka's Edo-era legacy, cycling through historic streets and marveling at architectural wonders from the past.
Tailored Experience: This private journey ensures you can explore at your own pace, enjoying the freedom to pause and savor moments without group constraints.
Inclusions: The tour package includes guided exploration, premium hybrid bike use, helmets, English-speaking guide, and insurance coverage.
Practicalities: Food and beverages are not included, allowing you to enjoy local cuisine. The tour is private and limited to a group of four, enhancing personalization.
Requirements: Participants must be aged 12 and above, with a moderate level of fitness. Pregnant individuals and those with severe medical conditions should refrain from joining.
The booking is non-refundable if you cancel within 1 day of the start time.
Known for its multitude of white bait fishing boats, the port provides an authentic glimpse into the local fishing industry.
Nestled in the hills, this village was once a popular stopover for travelers on the ancient Tokaido route.
Known as Japan's first toll tunnel, its rich history and unique architecture make it an enigmatic highlight in Shizuoka City.