Matsushima Bay Leisure Cruise -Basho Course-
Experience one of Japan’s Top 3 Views by getting up close to Matsushima Bay’s beautiful islands. ～Basho Course～
All year round.
Approximately 50 minutes
Number of Participants
1,500 JPY– (tax included)
Experience the only leisure cruise through the bay where you can see scenic islands connected with haiku poet Matsuo Basho and Sendai founder Date Masamune right before your eyes.
The “Basho Course” is a one-way journey between Marine Gate Shiogama (in Shiogama City) to Matsushima Bay ferry wharf.
We recommend the “Masamune” course if coming by car, and the “Basho” course from Shiogama to Matsushima if traveling by JR train. Marine Gate Shiogama (recommended start of Basho course) is located close to Honshiogama Station. Trains traveling Sendai Station to Honshiogama Station run every 10-15 minutes.
|Experience Program Name||Matsushima Bay Leisure Cruise -Basho Course-|
|Activity Location||Matsushima Town and Shiogama City|
|Time Required||Approximately 50 minutes|
|Operation Period||All year round.|
|Start Time||Able to accommodate participants during business hours.|
|Minimum number of participants||1people|
|Maximum number of participants||400people|
|Reservation Deadline||1 days before by 17:00|
|About suspension of the activity||You will be contacted by phone if the service is cancelled due to stormy weather or a natural disaster.|
|What is included in the price||Boarding fee.|
|Remarks regarding price||1,500 yen (for passengers 12 years and older)|
|Method of Payment||【In advance】Pay by wire transfer.|
【On the day】Pay in cash or by credit card.
|Special Gift||You will receive a Matsushima and Shiogama area coupon book.|
|Meeting Spot||Marine Gate Shiogama, 1 Chome 4-1 Minato-machi, Shiogama-shi, Miyagi-ken 985-0016 1st floor, ferry cruise ticket sales office|
|Meeting Time||10 minutes before departure|
|Access||Shiogama boarding area: |
【JR train】10-minute walk from Honshiogama Station (Senseki Line)
【Car】15-minute drive from Sendaiko-kita IC
Charged parking available
|Facility Information||Restroom, coin lockers|
|About Guides and Tours||Pamphlet and audio guide.|
|About multi-lingual support||Japanese／English／Chinese (Simplified)／Chinese (Traditional)／Korean／Thai／Other|
Cantonese with Pointing Phrase Sheet.