Shimanami Kaido Cycling and More 7 Days



Cycle across the scenic Seto Inland Sea on the Shimanami Kaido and experience what CNN Travel calls "One of the world's most incredible bike routes".

You'll also visit the historical cities of Hiroshima and Matsuyama and spend a day on the island of Miyajima, one of Japan's most famous and inspiring places.

Your accommodation includes deluxe onsen hotels and elegant ryokan that are worth traveling for in themselves.

This is an ideal package for adventure lovers who want to experience some of Japan's lesser known facets.


Your Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in Hiroshima. Stay in Hiroshima.
Day 2 Take the train to Miyajimaguchi station and ride the ferry to Miyajima. Visit the temples and shrines, and find your way up Mt. Misen with its fantastic view. Stay in Hiroshima
Day 3 Hiroshima City. Visit the places that interest you most in this vibrant, modern city. Take the high-speed ferry across the Seto Inland Sea to Matsuyama. Stay in Dogo.
Day 4 Stroll around Dogo, visit Dogo Onsen and Matsuyama Castle. Stay in Imabari.
Day 5 Cycle the first half of the Shimanami Kaido to Ikuchi Island. Stay in Setoda.
Day 6 Cycle the second half of the Shimanami Kaido to Onomichi. Stay in Onomichi.
Day 7 Depart from Onomichi JR Station to your next destination.

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