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Matsushima Paragliding Experience

View the pine-covered islands of Matsushima Bay, famous as one of Japan's Three Most Scenic Spots! Enjoy one of the Tohoku region's most famous sightseeing spots in an unforgettable way!

Operation Period


Time Required

About 1 hour.

Number of Participants



13,000 JPY– (tax included)

What makes this paragliding experience special?

1. Luxury from the Sky
Matsushima is one of Japan's Three Most Scenic Spots. Viewing the beautiful bay from the sky is the experience of a lifetime that can only be enjoyed here. For memorable sightseeing experiences around Sendai, we are the best!

2. Paragliding Over the Sea
Fly above the sea only in Tohoku! Cruise through the sky at an altitude of 200 meters!

3. Tohoku’s Longest! Experience 10 Minutes of Flight Time!
This is the only paragliding experience in Tohoku that uses an engine. That means you can enjoy a full 10 minutes flying around the bay.

4. Delivering the Best in Service and Safety in Japan
The Matsushima paragliding experience has a motto of "creating customer smiles." We aim to be a paraglider facility that offers the best service in Japan. We put safety first with our program and equipment. Furthermore, the tour pilots have experience as representative paragliders of Japan, and much flight experience.

Matsushima Paragliding Experience offers the best sightseeing activity in the Tohoku region! Look down on Matsushima, one of Japan's Three Most Scenic Views. Matsushima Bay is the first bay in Japan to join the “Most Beautiful Bays In The World Club.” You can see the 260 islands, and the coastline extending to Soma, Fukushima Prefecture on a clear day, as well as the Zao Mountain Range, Mt. Kurikoma, the Oshika Peninsula, and the horizon that creates the boundary between the sky and the sea.

Experience Program NameMatsushima Paragliding Experience
Activity LocationShobuta Seaside Resort
Time RequiredAbout 1 hour.
Operation PeriodApril-November
Start Time10:00-17:00 Reception is every hour. Please tell us your desired time upon reservation.
Minimum number of participants1people
Maximum number of participants20people
About suspension of the activityThe most important factor in the paragliding experience is the wind. Even if the weather is good, you may not be able to fly depending on the conditions. You can't fly when it's raining. For that purpose, we check the latest weather information to ensure that we can fly. On the day before the experience, please check the conditions and check if the event is held. If it is difficult to determine the forecast at the time, the host company will contact you.
Important notes regarding participationParticipants 5 years old or older can join the experience. Please consult with us in advance if you have a disability in your limbs or if you cannot walk. Please consult with us as you may be able to join the experience with the assistance of staff.
Matsushima Paragliding Experience13,000 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceExperience fee, insurance fee.
Method of PaymentPay by cash or credit card on the day, or credit card in advance.
About cancellations and changesIn case of cancellation by customer, please follow the cancellation regulations. Call us in case there are any changes to your reservations.
Cancellation PolicyIn case of cancellation by the customer, please follow our cancellation policy.

30% if 2 days before, 50% the day before, 100% on the day or if no-show. Also, if purchasing an experience ticket from another ticket company, please follow their cancellation rules. However, in the event of cancellation due to weather conditions in which it is difficult to hold the activity, of course, there is no cancellation fee.
* If the customer cancels on their own based on the weather, they will be subject to the cancellation policy.
Meeting SpotShobutahama Nagasago, Shichigahama-cho, Miyagi-gun, Miyagi-ken 985-0811
Shobuta Seaside Resort
Meeting Time15 minutes before reservation time.
Access--By Public Transportation--
・Train JR Sengoku Line / JR Sendai Station → JR Tagajo Station (about 22 minutes)
 Please come by bus from Tagajo Station. Taxi is about 15 minutes (about 2100 yen)
・Miyako Bus “Shiomidai Danchi Line” bound for Shobuta departs from Tagajo Station bus stop → Shobuta bus stop (27 min)
・ Shichigahama town bus “Gururinko” departs from Tagajo Station bus stop → Shobuta bus stop (30 min)

*If coming by car, please set car navigation or Google Map to "Cafe & Bar SEASAW" at Shobutahama Nagasago, Shichigahama-cho, Miyagi-gun, Miyagi-ken 985-0822. Please park your car in the parking lot then call us. From the parking lot to the sea side, walk to the side of Cafe & Bar SEASAW.
Room for 300 cars. Charged parking during beach swimming season (mid-July to end of August).
Facility InformationRestroom
Barrier-free AccessNo
About Guides and ToursA staff member will explain before the experience. During the experience a pilot will explain about the scenery.
About multi-lingual supportJapanese/English
Pilots can speak conversational English. We are preparing a multilingual video for explanation.