Extended Shimanami Bicycle Tour

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Cycle across the scenic Seto Inland Sea on the Shimanami Kaidō Highway and experience what CNN Travel calls "One of the world's most incredible bike routes".

You'll also visit the historical cities of Hiroshima and Matsuyama and spend a day on the iconic island of Miyajima, one of Japan's most famous and peaceful sites.

Your accommodation includes deluxe onsen hotels and elegant ryokan that are worth traveling for in themselves.

This is an ideal package for adventure lovers who want to experience some of Japan's lesser known facets.

Around the Seto Inland Sea Tour in 8 Days

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Travel around one of most scenic part of Japan: the Setouchi, a vast emerald sea dotted with some 3,000 islands and set for a world reach in history, culture and natural beauty.

During this amazing tour, you will experience Japan's many faces and visit some of the country's most iconic gardens, shrines and castles. You will enter the secluded Hidden Valley of Iya, land of spectacular gorges, dramatic onsen & suspended vine bridges and will cycle the breathtaking Shimanami Kaido, one of the worlds best cycling route before heading towards UNESCO Heritage sites and cities.

 

Kochi

Kōchi Prefecture occupies the southern half of Shikoku, facing the Pacific Ocean. It can be reached from Honshū only by road and rail through the other prefectures of Shikoku. There's also a ferry link to Kyūshū from Sukumo. As part of the Ohenro Shikoku Pilgrimage, Kōchi is the second prefecture that pilgrims visit.

Facing the Pacific Ocean, Kōchi is a great place to enjoy unspoiled beaches, surfing, fishing, sea kayaking and whale watching. The local specialty, katsuo no tataki, is made by taking a side of bonito tuna, lightly searing it over burning rice stalks, and serving it sliced thickly with garlic and sudachi juice. The people of Kōchi are known for their love of sake and other strong drink.

For the three days and nights of the Yosakoi festival in Kōchi, the streets of the main cities are filled by thousands of dancers in colorful costumes who dance behind trucks carrying live musicians.

Explore this fascinating area of Japan with Shikoku Tours.

 

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