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English or Chinese Private Matsushima SUP Sightseeing Cruise Tour

Let's go on a SUP adventure to Matsushima, one of Japan's Three Most Scenic Spots!!

Operation Period


Time Required

2.5 hours

Number of Participants



8,000 JPY– (tax included)

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Tour the pine-covered islands of Matsushima Bay in a small group tour on a SUP (stand-up paddle board)!! The small number of participants allows the instructor to tell expert advice for paddling techniques and keep participants safe. The instructor is from Taiwan, so you can communicate in Taiwanese, Chinese, Japanese or English!

[Experience Schedule]
Meet at the time and place the instructor tells you, change clothes, then start the experience.

* Explanation and practice how to row on land: 15 minutes
* Explanation of knowledge on marine accident prevention: 15 minutes
※ SUP Cruising: 110 minutes
* SUP debriefing/feedback: 10 minutes
* End of experience

* Please note that the flow may change depending on weather conditions on the day.
* This experience is mostly offered April-October, but it may be possible to accommodate other times. Please contact the instructor for details.

Organized and led by a Japan SUPA (Stand Up Paddle Association) Certified Instructor- with 10 years of SUP experience, and former SUP Taiwan representative. Let's enjoy a fun SUP tour with the support and safety of an experienced guide.

Experience Program NameEnglish or Chinese Private Matsushima SUP Sightseeing Cruise Tour
Activity LocationMatsushima area, locations may change based on weather conditions on the day.
Time Required2.5 hours
Operation PeriodApril-December
Start Time9:00 in the morning, 13:00 in the afternoon, or 5:00 in the morning (weekend only). Select time when applying.
Minimum number of participants1people
Maximum number of participants5people
Reservation Deadline1 days before by 17:00
About suspension of the activityThe experience may be canceled due to bad weather. We will contact you 2 days in advance if the event will be held or not.
Important notes regarding participation* Participants must be 12 years or older.
* If you have concerns about personal health conditions while participating, please contact us in advance.
Matsushima SUP Sightseeing Cruise (Japanese language only)8,000 JPY (Tax included)
Matsushima SUP private tour (Private tour, 1 person, with English or Chinese translator) 23,000 JPY (Tax included)
Matsushima SUP private tour (with English or Chinese translator, 2~3 person, ¥15000 per person) 15,000 JPY (Tax included)
Matsushima SUP private tour (with English or Chinese translator, 4~5 person, ¥12000 per person) 12,000 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceExperience fee, SUP equipment set rental, life jacket, consumption tax, insurance, photo (with drone etc.).
However, drones may not fly depending on the weather conditions and location.
Method of PaymentPay cash on the day (credit card not accepted).
About cancellations and changes* In case of cancellation or change of reservation, please contact us immediately.
* In the case of cancellation, expenses such as transportation expenses to the site cannot be reimbursed.
Cancellation PolicyDay before experience: 50%
Same day/no-show: 100%
Meeting Spot12 Matsushima Kasumigaura, Matsushima-machi, Miyagi-gun, Miyagi-ken 981-0213
Matsushima Park, Parking Lot 5. In front of Oshima Island.
Meeting TimeCome at the time requested during application.
Access--By Public Transportation--
5-minute walk from JR Matsushima-Kaigan Station.

--By Car--
15-minute drive from Sanriku-Matsushima IC.
Matsushima Park, Parking Lot 5. Paid parking.
Facility InformationPublic restrooms and vending machines.
Barrier-free AccessNo
About Guides and ToursAn instructor will guide throughout the experience.
About multi-lingual supportJapanese/English/Chinese (Traditional)/Other
※Taiwanese (native)
※Chinese (native)
※English (daily conversation)
※Japanese (daily conversation)