Recommended Reservation Available

Matsushima Bay SUP Experience: Reconnect with the Sea!

The sea, with its soft reflection of light off the water’s surface, the gentle sea breeze, the beauty of the islands, the chirping of the birds... remind us how wonderful life can be. Reactivate your five senses by reconnecting with the sea (^-^).

 Operation Period

End of April to mid-November

 Time Required

1.5 hours (please consult during reservation if you want to change the length)

 Number of Participants



7,000 JPY– (tax included)

After arrival, change clothes in the changing room → prepare with warm-up exercises/stretching → listen to an explanation and instructions about SUP.

Start the experience! → Start by practice rowing while sitting, then stand-up as you gradually get used to SUP. → Expand your world view with a SUP experience in a beautiful setting♪

Let's enjoy the scenery of Matsushima Bay at a relaxing pace (^ ^)
SUP experience time is about 1 hour.
Please inform us if you wish to change the experience length. (We offer a shorter course as well.)

* You can apply for the SUP experience starting with just 1 participant.
If there are 5 or more people, they are divided into two groups.

At Azuki no Niwa, groups are separated each hour so guests can enjoy small group, private tours on their own. We do not make you join with other guests, so you can participate without hesitation♪ Instructors are female, so we are also a popular experience with solo female travelers and girlfriend getaways!

Experience Program NameMatsushima Bay SUP Experience: Reconnect with the Sea!
Activity LocationMatsushima Bay Area: Azuki no Niwa
Operator NameAzuki no Niwa
Telephone Number070-4110-6023
Time Required1.5 hours (please consult during reservation if you want to change the length)
Operation PeriodEnd of April to mid-November
Start TimeStart time changes according to tide conditions on the reservation date.
Minimum number of participants1people
Maximum number of participants10people
Reservation DeadlineUntil 9:00 of that day
About suspension of the activityMay be canceled due to bad weather or natural disaster. The experience will still be held during rainy weather, but will be canceled in case of strong wind or stormy weather. In case of cancellation, we will inform you if the event is to be held by the day before.
Important notes regarding participationParticipants under 15 years of age must be accompanied by a guardian. Guardians are able to observe (and take pictures) from our deck.
SUP Experience7,000 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceParticipation fee, lifejacket, SUP equipment rental, guide fee, consumption tax, insurance.
What is not included in the priceYou can rent marine shoes for an additional 350 yen.
Method of PaymentPay cash on the day (payment by credit card is not accepted).
Some electronic money payments accepted (Rakuten Pay・PayPay).
About cancellations and changesIf you want to cancel or change your reservation, please contact us immediately.
Cancellation PolicyIn case we cancel because of strong wind or bad weather, there will be no cancellation fee.
If the costumer cancels the day before of is a no-show, 70% of the experience fee will be charged.
Special GiftWe are able to take pictures of you during the experience and send them for free by E-mail the following day.
Meeting SpotOtomo, Toguhama, Shichigahama-machi, Miyagi-gun, Miyagi-ken 985-0804
Meeting TimeCome 10 minutes before your reserved time.
Access<By Public Transportation>
*JR Senseki Line: 15-minutes by taxi from Tagajo Station, Geba Station, or Hon-Shiogama Station.
*JR Tohoku Honsen: 20-minutes by taxi from Hon-Shiogama Station.
*Bus: Citizen Bus “Gururinko,” depart at bus stop “Toguchiku Bosaikanmae.”

<By Car> 
Sanriku Expressway: 20-minute drive from Sendaiko-kita IC・Rifu-Shiogama IC.
Free parking available (no reservation necessary).
Room for 7-8 cars.
Facility InformationChanging room, shower, sink dressing table, restroom.
Barrier-free AccessNo
About multi-lingual supportJapanese