If you look for something very unique and special in the countryside in Japan, this is it. This is a PRIVATE bike tour only for one group! In addition, E-bikes(Electric-bike) enables you to visit more deep local spots in Hida Furukawa, and makes you comfortable to ride on a hill. Our friendly and knowledgeable guides will take you to the neighbors around the town, and you will learn how people grow rice and how they are special. Then visit the very quiet and beautiful shrine which play a very important roll for locals. After learning local daily lives, you will get into the hidden gems such as the secret farmers area, and visit farmer's villa, and have tea time with fresh water got on our way. You may have a chance to talk with friendly locals. Also magnificent landscape will wait for you there. You will make our way to the town, and cycle through the old preserved town, which you find the contrast between farmers area and town area. All this experience is the one you would never know on your own.
Coffee or tea
We "Shingo&Shinji&Tomoko" were born in Takayama area, and traveled overseas. While traveling, we found that our home town was very charming and has friendly people too, and we decided to show our town to people from all over the world. We have ever guided more than 5000 people, and are also hosts for some accommodations "IORI STAY" in Takayama and Hida area. We consider that they are not just accommodation and activities, but "local experience ". We would love to show the the local hidden place which is not in a guide book. Looking forward to welcoming guests from over the world.
The tour starts from Hida Furukawa, and pedal through the beautiful parts of Furukawa, including the rice fields, riverside, backstreets. Then we will tale you to the hidden farmers area where we spend our childhood at, and time passes by so slowly even now. You will also visit very charm and beautiful preserved town in Hida Furukawa. Enjoy your ride through our traditional and beautiful town!
-We don’t run the tour in case of the rain for the safety. -Participants must be over 150cm -Children must be over 9 years old
Hida Countryside E-bike Tour