Tour by Harley

From Kyoto! Go Harley! ! Another Japan that changes with the seasons, a trip around Tohoku Matsushima – Oma – Ginzan Onsen

[ Kyoto Certified Interpreter Guide is included ][ support van ]
The Tohoku region is located in the northernmost part of Honshu and consists of six prefectures: Aomori, Iwate, Akita, Miyagi, Yamagata and Fukushima. It stretches about 170km from east to west and about 410km from north to south, and covers an area of about 67,000㎢, accounting for 18% of Japan and 30% of Honshu. There are many mountainous areas in parallel with the Ou Mountains, which run north-south through the central part of the Tohoku region. Would you like to see the scenery that can only be seen in Tohoku through a motorcycle?
2023.9.18(Mon)~2023.9.29(Fri) Application deadline: 2023.8.18
2023.10.30(Mon)~2023.11.10(Fri) Application deadline: 2023.9.30
Tour duration : Available anytime(Apply a week before the day of tour)
The minimum number of participants:4guest<s>
for 1 person
with support van
Motorcycle   Option(Reservation required) /DAY  
P-4 -116,000yen   Helmet(Day 2/and then daily) 1,100yen(+220yen)
P-5 -94,000円   Gloves(Day 2/and then daily) 330yen(+110yen)
P-6 -69,000円   Please contact us if you would like a tandem
P-7 +0円   pre/after-tour stay arrangement from+10,000yen(Single room from +35,000yen)
pannier case from+4,000yen

Tour Fee

for 1 person¥10
for a group¥10 per 2 persons
for a group¥10 per 3 persons
for a group¥10 per 4 persons
  • maximum capacity 6 (If you are applying as a group, please contact us)
  • Minimum number of participants: 4

※Including tax
※Tour fee is altered by the number of participants. Please inquire.

Tour Schedule

Customer's separate cost (per person) included in tour fee
Day 1 Kyoto ⇨ Hikone Castle ⇨ Atsuta Shrine ⇨ Nagoya Ferry
Day 2 Nagoya Ferry ⇨ Matsushima
Day 3 Matsushima ⇨ Iwate
Day 4 Iwate ⇨ Morioka Hachimangu ⇨ Appi ⇨ Akita
Day 5 Akita ⇨ Osorezan ⇨ Oma
Day 6 Oma ⇨ Nebuta House ⇨ Hirosaki Castle ⇨ Hirosaki
Day 7 Hirosaki ⇨ Kanpuzan ⇨ Namahage ⇨ Akita
Day 8 Akita ⇨ Unshoji ⇨ Yamagata
Day 9 Yamagata ⇨ Sawaradaira Rice Terraces ⇨ Ginzan Onsen
Day 10 Ginzan Onsen ⇨ Okama ⇨ Fukushima
Day 11 Fukushima ⇨ Aizuwakamatsu Castle ⇨ Niigata Ferry
Day 12 Niigata Ferry ⇨ Kinkakuji ⇨ Ohara Sanzenin Temple ⇨ Kyoto

Model Course

Day 1
First of all, we will have a briefing at the store to explain the signs, etc., and then aim for the Taiheiyo Ferry in Nagoya. On the way, we will stop at Hikone Castle in Shiga and Atsuta Shrine in Nagoya.

Day 2
Arrive in Miyagi at 16:00. After a long voyage, head to the inn and heal your fatigue.

Day 3
In the morning, we will take a sightseeing boat and tour the islands of Matsushima. The destination of the third day is Iwate. Stop by Chusonji Temple on the way.

Day 4
Lake Towada is our destination for day 4. Let's enjoy riding while enjoying the superb view of Hachimantai Aspite Line!

Day 5
See the four seasons of Japanese flowers at the handmade village Risokyo, and stop by Mt. Osore. Then we arrived at Oma, the northernmost point of Honshu.

Day 6
Experience the Nebuta Festival at the Nebuta House in the morning! After visiting Hirosaki Castle, relax at the hotel.

Day 7
At the Mt. Kanpu Rotating Observatory, while admiring the superb view, you will meet the statue of the visiting god "Namahage" who gives admonitions to evil deeds, wards off disasters, and brings good harvests, plentiful catches, and good luck, before heading to your destination, Akita.

Day 8
After visiting Unshoji, a hydrangea temple, and having lunch at Senshu Park, we will run the Chokai Blue Line in the afternoon. The highlight is Dewa Sanzan Shrine in Yamagata Prefecture.

Day 9
Head to Yudonosan Shrine Otorii in the morning and enjoy the terraced rice fields of Sawaradaira in the afternoon. The scenery of the terraced rice fields changes depending on the season and time. Let's be healed at Ginzan Onsen at night!

Day 10
Today's destination is Fukushima. Zao Echo Line, Nishi-Azuma Sky Valley and the best riding course along the way

11th day
Visit Aizuwakamatsu Castle in the morning and visit Yahiko Shrine in the afternoon. After that, we will head to Kyoto again by ferry from Niigata.

Day 12
On the final day, after overlooking the Sea of Japan from the Angel Line observatory, you will meet Japanese riders at the roadside station, and finish at Kinkakuji Temple and Ohara Sanzenin Temple.


Included in Tour
・Guide on motorcycle
・Vehicle’s rental price
・Collision damage waiver
・ETC card
・ETC fee
・Hotel accommodation for 11 days
・Breakfast 11 times / Lunch 12 times / Dinner 9-11 times

Not Included in Tour
・Air ticket
・Helmets, gears and other optional accessories
・Pannier case

Regarding the payment
・A 20% deposit on the total tour cost is required to confirm a booking. To be paid within 3 days after the application is done.
・Full payment is required until 60 days before the tour starts.
・In case of bookings within 60days before the tour starts, full payment is required at the time of the booking.
・The payment shall be done by credit card.
・There is no security deposit fee.
・In case of cancellation of the booking, our cancel policy will apply.
・Any change on tour contents will comport a handling charge.